"It's definitely in the spirit of the victory gardens during the Second World War," program manager Shawn Connell told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
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Medical Examiner Investigating Skull Found In QueensWhat appears to be a human skull was found in a backyard in Queens.
Nightlife Advisory Board Suggests City Allow Drinking In Public ParksThe Nightlife Advisory Board suggests legalizing alcohol in public parks and allowing bars to stay open until 4 a.m. But not everyone is ready to toast the proposals. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Gov. Cuomo Promises To Streamline Rent Relief ProcessAlmost $3 billion in emergency funding is available, but landlords and tenants say that money has been nearly impossible to get. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Push To Boost Vaccination Rates In Tri-State AreaThe CDC says nearly all COVID hospitalizations and deaths are among people who have not been vaccinated against the coronavirus. CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Cownose Rays Alarming Swimmers On Jersey ShoreHerds of cownose rays are making their annual migration to the Jersey Shore, and their return is triggering some misplaced alarm among beachgoers. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
New York Weather: CBS2's 7/26 Monday Evening UpdateLonnie Quinn has the Tri-State Area's latest forecast on CBS2 News At 5.
Car Thieves Targeting Country Clubs In Union And Middlesex CountiesThieves in Union and Middlesex counties have devised a new way to target high end vehicles. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Man Receives 1st Total Wrist Replacement Decades In The MakingHips, knees and even shoulders are replaced these days with generally excellent results. But not so much with the joint you probably use the most - your wrist! That might be about to change. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Study: Smartphones May Be Making Teens LonelyA new study found teen students started to experience increased feelings of loneliness around the same time as a majority of the population started using smartphones.
Gov. Cuomo Casts Doubt On Misconduct InvestigationGov. Andrew Cuomo struck a defiant tone when asked about the probe into his alleged misconduct. He said New Yorkers will be “shocked” when it’s over. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Sleeping Man Wounded By Gunfire In Paterson, New JerseyPolice said the man was hurt by a bullet that came from outside the home he was sleeping in.
Queens Man Killed While Changing Tire On Long Island ExpresswayJean Louis was on his way to pick up his wife from work at a nursing home when he had to change a tire. CBS2's Cory James reports.
Booze-Free Boom UnderwayGrowing interest in alcohol-free products is being linked to the pandemic lockdown.
Former Trump Campaign Advisor Appears In Brooklyn Federal CourtThomas Barrack is accused of illegal lobbying and acting as an agent to a foreign government.
Wild Brawl At Brooklyn Pizza ShopA late-night snack run led to an all-out brawl at a Brooklyn pizza shop. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Advocates Call On Lawmakers To Stop Transfer Of Homeless People From Hotels To SheltersTransfers of the homeless out of hotels resumed Monday after some of the relocations were temporarily halted by a judge. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Jones Beach Lifeguard Reports Suspected Shark BiteA lifeguard says he has a bite about an inch long on his leg, allegedly from a shark.
Gov. Cuomo Urges Workers Interacting With Public To Take PrecautionsThe governor said government employees who interact with the public should take precautions against COVID.
Mayor De Blasio Says Unvaccinated Municipal Workers Subject To Weekly COVID TestsThe mayor's announcement includes the Department of Education, NYPD and FDNY. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
5 Killed In Devastating Crash On Long IslandFlowers now mark the site of the deadly, head-on crash on Montauk Highway. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Police: Man Wanted For Exposing Himself On Subway Platform In HarlemPolice are searching for a man they say exposed himself on a subway platform in Harlem. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Cownose Rays Alarm Some Swimmers On Jersey ShoreHerds of cow nose rays making their annual migration north are catching swimmers by surprise. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Gov. Cuomo Gives Latest COVID UpdateGov. Andrew Cuomo gives latest update on coronavirus response and recovery in New York.
Mayor De Blasio Announces New Vaccine MandateMayor Bill de Blasio holds latest briefing on coronavirus response and recovery in New York City.