Dozens of children in New York City are smiling like they never have before. All of them were officially adopted during special ceremonies. CBSN New York's John Dias reports.
Dozens Of Foster Kids Get Adopted In Special Ceremony; More Adoptive Families Are NeededDozens of children in New York City are smiling like they never have before. All of them were officially adopted during special ceremonies. CBSN New York's John Dias reports.
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.
How Young Is Too Young For Kids To Have A Smartphone?As the holidays approach, many parents are trying to figure out if now is a good time to get their kids a smartphone; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports,
Moms Launch Slime-Making Shop In LarchmontMaking slime can be a slimy business. That's why two mom entrepreneurs created a plan to help solve the problem and let families have more fun; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
New Pre-K Center In Corona, Queens Focuses On STEAMMayor Bill de Blasio has announced a major partnership that brings added educational opportunities for pre-K students in Queens.
New York Becomes 10th State To Expand Child Safety Seat LawNew York has become only the 10th U.S state to pass the child safety seat law, but many parents may be unaware of the new requirements; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Unannounced Active Shooter Drills Upset Students, ParentsMany parents are outraged over active shooter drills and lockdowns at their children's schools, saying they're happening without warning; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
New NY Law Requires Some Children To Be In Rear-Facing Car SeatsMany parents are unaware of a new safety requirement that involves infants and toddlers who are passengers in vehicles; CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan 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.
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.
Elementary School Turns Out In Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness MonthStudents at Riverside Elementary in Rockville Centre started their school day by planting flowers outside and writing notes of support to cancer patients at Mercy Medical Center’s Bishop McGann Center for Oncology and Imaging and inpatients on the hospital’s oncology unit. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
High School Student Accused Of Encouraging Elementary School Student To Kill HerselfPolice said a female student at Franklin Township Elementary faced harassment on the internet last week after re-posting a message about suicide prevention, sources said, on Snapchat. CBS2's Lisa Rozner 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.
Johnson & Johnson Recalling 33,000 Bottles Of Baby PowderJohnson & Johnson says 33,000 bottles of baby powder may contain asbestos.
Missing Child Found Safe At DaycareA 4-year-old child was reported missing on the subway, but found safe at daycare
Bianco Brothers: Family's 50-Year Tradition Found On Knife's EdgeCBS2's Elle McLogan visits Bianco Brothers, a neighborhood institution that's been sharpening Brooklyn's knives since 1971.
Sperm Donor Sues After Finding Out He Has 17 KidsA doctor is suing after using a DNA testing kit to find out his sperm was allegedly used against his wishes to produce at least 17 children.
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/
Have Your Kids Gone To The Dark Web?Lisa Good, cyber security expert and co-author of the book "Are Your Kids Naked Online?," stopped by to talk about the dangers of the dark web and how to keep your kids safe.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Food Network Star Sandra Lee BreakupGov. Andrew Cuomo and longtime girlfriend Sandra Lee have ended their relationship. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports.
Report: New York Gets An 'F' For Shared Parenting Of Children Of DivorceNew York is not performing well when it comes to encouraging divorced parents to equally parent their children. CBSN New York's Nina Kapur reports.
Search Continues For Amber Alert Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria AlavezAn Amber Alert remains in effect for 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez who went missing from the Bridgeton Park playground in South Jersey last Monday evening. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.