As it stands now in New Jersey, families will not be allowed to use religion as a reason not to get your child vaccinated if attending public school. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
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Protest Over Bill That Mandates Vaccination For NJ School ChildrenAs it stands now in New Jersey, families will not be allowed to use religion as a reason not to get your child vaccinated if attending public school. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
Little Girl Plays Her Cards Right For Big Change In The Face Of The NFLSabrina Scali noticed the NHL sells playing cards, and each deck has a problem: The queens only had pom-poms. They carry proper hockey sticks now. CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Queens Parents Speak Out Against Education Diversity PlanCBS2's Lisa Rozner has the latest on the controversial education plans that may be coming to a Queens school district.
How To Stay Happy Around Difficult Gatherings This Holiday SeasonIt's the most wonderful time of the year, but for some people, holiday excitement mixed with family drama can lead to anxiety and dread. CBSN New York's Valerie Castro is joined by psychologist Dr. Michael Klein of Gracie Square Hospital with tips for a happier holiday.
Girls Who Code Showcase Putting Spotlight On Tomrrow's Programmers, CreatorsHundreds of girls from grades 6 to 10 are taking part in a new event showcasing their computer programming talents. CBS2's Charlie Cooper reports.
Homeless Children Get To Meet Santa In #GivingTuesday EventOn this Giving Tuesday the 92nd Street Y hopes school kids go home with the lesson that they're never too young to help their community. CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Time Out New York's Weekend Things To Do For 11/30 & 12/1Time Out New York's Will Gleason joined CBSN New York's Ali Bauman to share this weekend's top things to do: The Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden, Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights, the Industry City Ice Rink and the Big Apple Circus.
Snapshot NY: Dedicated Man Fosters 50 ChildrenMeet Guy Bryant, a man who has fostered 50 children under the mantra "Everybody should have somebody." CBSN New York's Steve Overmyer reports.
Immersive Lights Festival, Brooklyn Children's Book Fair Among Weekend's NYC HappeningsTime Out New York's Will Gleason joins CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez to share his list of things to do the weekend of Nov. 23-24, 2019.
Dozens Of NYC Foster Children AdoptedCBS2's Valerie Castro has the latest on the dozens of foster children legally adopted on Thursday.
New York Cares Launches Coat DriveNYPD Commissioner James O'Neill helps kick off annual event to help clothe those in need ahead of more bitter winter weather. CBSN New York's Dana Tyler reports.
New York Again Considers Banning Tackle Football For Children Under 12Should young children be banned from playing tackle football? A public hearing on the future of play is underway in Manhattan today. New York State lawmakers are considering a bill that would ban tackle games for children under the age of 12. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Superheroes Surprise Pediatric Patients In QueensHalloween came early for patients at Saint Mary's Hospital for Children in Queens as costumed superheroes made a dramatic entrance rappelling off the roof and down the side of the hospital.
Are Your Children Getting Enough Sleep?CBS2's Cindy Hsu has the latest on the new research into children's sleeping habits.
New Study Finds 48% Of Kids Not Getting Enough SleepExperts recommend a minimum of nine hours a night for children ages 6 to 17. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Which Costumes Are Flying Off The Shelves?CBSN New York's Vanessa Murdock shows off this Halloween's most popular children's costumes.
Good Housekeeping Releases List Of Top Toys For 2019Good Housekeeping puts kids to work testing out hundreds of new toys that get ranked for creativity, educational value, and safety. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
What Questions Get Asked Most About Child Playdates?A new poll shows that many parents have declined invitations because they are uncomfortable leaving their child in another parent's care. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Teen Saves Her Sister's Life With HeimlichCBS2's Kiran Dhillon has the latest on the teen who saved her younger sister who was choking on her food.
NY Botanical Garden Offering Pumpkin Garden Thrills And ChillsPattie Hulse, director of the Everett Children's Adventure Garden at the New York Botanical Garden, shares the October special Spooky Pumpkin Garden attraction now on display. Admission is free on Wednesdays all day and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturdays. For more admission information, see https://www.nybg.org/visit/admission/
Come Join CBS2 For COFFEE WITH VETSWe want to invite America's veterans to come out and have coffee with us with Chris Wragge and Alex Denis! Join them Friday, Sept. 27, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at BREW at Hudson Market, 601 West 57th St., New York. We want to hear your stories and say thank you!
'Saturday Night Lights' Keeping Kids Out Of TroubleCBS2's Matt Kozar has the latest on a program helping to keep New York City kids off the streets and build a relationship with police.
Unofficial Apple Picking Season Kicks Off At Tri-State Area FarmsApple picking is an extremely popular fall pastime that extends through October, giving families a chance to hit the outdoors and spend time together. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Experts Warn About 'Snowplow Parents' Overly Protecting Kids From Life's ChallengesWith the start of the school year comes the need for parents to start thinking about how much they need to monitor and control their children's lives, to an extreme experts are calling "snowplow parenting." CBSN New York's John Dias reports.