A recent Academy of Management study finds that unstructured time stimulates creative thinking; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports on the benefits of Boredom.
Study Finds Unstructured Time Stimulates Creative ThinkingA recent Academy of Management study finds that unstructured time stimulates creative thinking; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports on the benefits of Boredom.
How Being Bored Can Stimulate CreativityParents work hard to keep their children active when they're home on summer vacation, but a recent study finds boredom could lead to better creativity; CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Book Vending Machines Saving Summer?Vending machines filled with free books became available in Harlem's Riverbank Park starting today. CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports.
NY Native Inspires Girls After World Cup WinOne of our hometown heroes in Wednesday’s ticker tape parade is New York native Allie Long. CBSN New York’s Dick Brennan explains how she’s inspiring young soccer stars on Long Island.
Lawsuit Claims Clinic Impregnated NY Woman With Wrong EmbryoA New York couple claim a fertility clinic knew about a mix-up and tried to conceal the error. CBS2's Meg Oliver reports.
New Jersey Camp Counselors FiredThree summer camp counselors in New Jersey have been fired for allegedly making children sit on burn blacktop as punishment.
Camp Counselors Fired In New JerseyCBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on a situation at a New Jersey summer camp that got three counselors fired.
Summer Water Safety TipsTips just so you know how you and your family can be safe in the water this summer. CBSN New York's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Woman Seeking Funds To Help All Families Enjoy New Jersey's BeachesThe Jersey Shore ocean front is becoming so expensive, many families who live just blocks away can't afford it. CBSN New Yorks' John Dias reports.
NYC Parks Kick Off Pool Season, Open To The Public TomorrowIt's the last day of classes for New York City public school kids, and a perfect day to kick off the summer pool season. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Avoid Summer Tragedy With These Swimming TipsStew Leonard Jr. and his wife Kim had made water safety their mission after losing their son to a drowning accident.
New Jersey Couple Get Married Seconds Before Bride Gives BirthMichael Gallardo and Marie Margaritondo were already engaged and days away from their wedding when the bride went into labor. The church's chaplain showed bedside up to bless the couple's hospital room "I do's" seconds before their child was born. CBSN New York's Dana Tyler reports.
New Bill Aims To Punish Parents For Their Child's BullyingCBS2's Jessica Moore has the latest on the new bill that aims to hold parents accountable if their child bullies other students.
Time Out New York Picks For Things To Do In NYC 6/22-6/23Time Out New York editor Will Gleason shares happenings this weekend, including the Renegade Craft Fair, a Brooklyn parade and more.
New Jersey Parents May Be Accountable For Children's Bullying BehaviorA new bill opens parents of bullies up to increasing fine and civil lawsuits if a judge determines parents repeatedly ignored the behavior. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
NY Lawmakers Pass Elijah's Law For Preschool Allergy PoliciesNew York lawmakers have passed a bill to protect children with severe allergies at pre-schools. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Student With Autism Walks Away From School, Ends Up PunishedThe mother of a Long Island student with autism is livid after she says a school employee yelled at her son after he wandered out of school. The case is prompting calls for renewed awareness to protect children with autism, reports CBSN New York’s Carolyn Gusoff.
Teddy Bear Surprise For Florida Grandfather-To-BeA Florida man got a life-changing Father's Day gift that left him speechless. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Importance Of Dad This Father's DayThis Sunday, we celebrate the father figures in our lives, but being a dad isn't always easy. "City Dads Group" highlights the importance of fathers being involved in their children's lives and how dads can shatter different stereotypes and misconceptions in society.
18-Year-Old Genealogy Wiz Uniting Long-Lost Relatives Across The U.S.In the growing field of ancestry amateurs, there's an unlikely pro – an 18 year old from New Jersey who spends hours a day digging through DNA results and public records to find answers for his clients. Michelle Miller reports.
Financial Aid Tips For Your FamilyIf your kids are applying for college and don't have the money to pay for their education, student loads are probably their best option. But did you know - their choice of major could affect their loan rates? Charlie Javice, founder and CEO of WithFrank.org, shares advice for students in the financial aid process.
Chrissy Teigen, John Legend Hold 'Candy Court' With Daughter LunaChrissy Teigen and husband John Legend have entered some serious negotiations with their 3-year-old daughter, Luna, about how much candy she can have.
Automakers Pushing New Tech To Fight Teen Driver Distractions, Improve SafetyOver the past five years, nearly 3,500 people have been killed in crashes involving teen drivers between Memorial Day and Labor Day. CBS2's Kenneth Craig reports.
Tips To Know Ahead Of Summer Camp SeasonRemember these tips when finding summer camps for your kids, including safety and budgeting.
Jones Beach Welcomes Kick-Off To SummerJones Beach State Park, now marking its 90th anniversary, is already filled with families getting a jump on the early weekend celebrations. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Community Outraged When Man Urinates On Dead Child's Memorial In ParkThe retired police officer is choosing to move forward with forgiveness. It's the best way this dad can keep his son's memory alive. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Study: Playing For Fun, Not To Win, Key To Get Young Children Into Sports For LifeThe American Academy of Pediatrics says children should be physically active pretty much as soon as they can walk, run and play. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Woman Who Grew Up In Foster Care Creates Website To Help Others Like Her In The SystemIt can be hard growing up in foster care, but one woman used her experience to voluntarily created a new city-run website full of resources. CBS2’s Dick Brennan reports.
New York Father, Son Both In Desperate Need Of Kidney DonationA Westchester County family is praying two miracles as James Cancro Sr. and his 20-year-old son, Jimmy, are both battling kidney disease and in desperate need of transplants. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.