Going Back To Basics With Children's ToysTV 10/55's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on the positive effects of having children play with traditional toys instead of digital ones.
Daycare Owner Arrested After Children Found Outside AlonePolice say Graciela Castro, 24, was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child after toddlers in her care were found wandering alone in Nassau County. CBS2's Clark Fouraker reports.
Update: Adoption Event Unites Dozens Of Forever FamiliesA lot of hearts were filled with joy Thursday at Brooklyn family court as dozens of families officially united, signing their names on adoption papers. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Teaching Children About Veterans DayCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest on what Long Island's Old Westbury Gardens Estate is doing to help educate children about the importance of Veterans Day.
The Debate Over Children Using Ride SharesCBS2's Natalie Duddridge has the latest on whether it's legal for children to use ride share services without an adult present.
How To Trick-Or-Treat With Less Sugar In The HaulWith Halloween's “candy craze” about to begin, parents are urged to try this "trick:" "Set your kids up with a healthy belly full of food before they head out to trick-or-treat." CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Update: Mentoring Promotes Gardens Over Gangs For Long Island ChildrenScience and engineering students from Brentwood High School are mentoring a bilingual third grade class about growing gardens hydroponically and healthy eating, investing in them interests as alternatives to MS-13 gang life. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
What Parents Need To Know About Phthalates & Child DevelopmentTwo new studies find that certain chemicals can delay a child’s language development. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Fun Halloween Craft ProjectsCBS2's Andrea Grymes and Cindy Hsu talk to lifestyle expert Limor Suss about fun Halloween craft projects.
Are Gender Reveal Parties Getting Too Dangerous?CBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on extreme gender reveal parties.
Surprise Reunion For Daughter, Military Service FatherStaff Sgt. Jason Reyes surprised his first-grade daughter Brooke at Plaza Elementary School on Long Island. He’s been away for four months serving in Dubai and missed Brooke’s first day of school and birth of his new daughter Bianca who was born in August.
School Warns Parents About Teen Sexting Being InvestigatedA letter sent Thursday to district parents by Ridgewood's superintendent of schools warns them about "possible sexting incidents" involving students. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Bullying On Instagram More Common Than Most ThinkA new report found 1 in 5 people between the ages of 12 to 20 have been bullied on Instagram, but the 1 billion-user strong social media platform offers help to deal with the problem. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Update: N.J. Town Trying To Set Age Limit On 'Trick-Or-Treating'Upper Deerfield Township in Cumberland County, New Jersey, will only be allowing children 12 or younger to go trick-or-treating on Halloween. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Father Recounts How 3-Year-Old Daughter Fell Out WindowA 3-year-old girl is in serious condition at an area hospital after falling from a window in a Bronx apartment. She somehow managed to climb through the flap connected to an air conditioning unit. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports
Testing Babies: New Genetic Test Gives Parents More Health InfoA new genetic test for infants may be giving parents too much information about their child's future health concerns, CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Study: Less Screen Time Means Better Brain Function For KidsCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest on a new study which shows that less mobile device screen time for young children resulted in better brain function.
How Old Is Old Enough For Your Child To Be On Social Media?One school district in new jersey is now asking parents to sign a pledge to keep their kids off it until they turn 13. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Mom's Message Aims To Save Teens From Deadly Opioid AbuseWe Day provided a stage to speak out for Becky Savage, a mother who lost two sons to fatal overdoses. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Update: Mom Paying Back Help Through Hard TimesIn Red Bank, N.J., Nicole Rogg lost her husband five years ago and had to make big changes in her life, relying on food kitchens to feed her children. Now back on her feet, she's a volunteer with an amazing story. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Big Scare Has Mom Urging All Parents To Learn CPRA New Jersey mother's 3-year-old son went into cardiac arrest while playing with his twin brother. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Mother Draws Fight Against Cancer From Love Of Newborn SonA mother's devastating news about a breast cancer diagnosis mid-pregnancy turned into a story of survival, and today she says the baby made all the difference. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Disabled First-Grader Left Stranded By Lack Of School BusKayden Kinckle, a disabled 6-year-old boy who just started first grade in Englewood, N.J., this week, is finding getting a ride to school challenging. CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
'Baby Shark Song' Craze Hits Charts, SchoolsThere's a catchy children's song circulating that's driving a lot of parents a little crazy. The “Baby Shark Song” is a hit little kids can't get enough of it. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.