Good 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.
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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.
Tiffany & Co. Unveils $112,000 Advent CalendarTiffany & Co. is offering the ultimate advent calendar with a sparkly surprise in each box.
Preparations Underway To Celebrate Diwali HolidayOne of the most important festivals of the year for many Indians around the world is fast approaching. Indians around the world will be lighting fireworks this week to mark the Diwali festival. CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Giant Balloon Spider On Display For HalloweenThere's nothing "itsy bitsy" about this spider that's on display at the Great Wolf Lodge in Illinois.
Pumpkin Smasher On Loose In Bay RidgeNeighbors in one Brooklyn community are out to catch a man who was captured on video smashing a pumpkin. TV 10/55's Dave Carlin reports
Pumpkin Vandal On The LooseResidents in one Bay Ridge neighborhood say they have a special treat in store for a man captured on video smashing pumpkins. That is, if he has the nerve to try to strike again. CBSN New York's Dave Carlin reports
Cosplayers' Tips For Creating A Custom Halloween CostumeLevi James and Tim Tanco, two cosplayers, have some tips on how to make a custom mask and how to give your Halloween costume that slick cosplay look. It's a unique and creative way parents and kids can build together.
Food Trucks Banned From Dyker Heights Christmas DisplayThe New York City Council has banned food trucks from a popular Brooklyn neighborhood known for their Christmas displays.
Homeowner, Postal Service Battle Over Halloween DecorationsThe postal service and a Long Island homeowner are in a standoff over a Halloween decoration; CBSN New York's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Blue Pumpkins Helping Autism Awareness On HalloweenCBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on the new effort to help children with autism have a fun Halloween too.
Blue Pumpkin Candy Buckets Aim To Raise Awareness Of Autistic Trick-Or-TreatersTrick or treating can be a fun experience for some children, but not necessarily for those who have autism and trouble communicating. Now there's a new way of trick or treating that aims to help ease the process. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
Famous Haunted House Comes To NYCCBS2's Ali Bauman takes a terrifying tour of the Bane Haunted House, a New Jersey staple that's made its way to Manhattan.
NJ Volunteer Group Collecting Halloween Costumes To Help Kids In NeedWith Halloween right around the corner, having the perfect costume is half the fun, but that's not possible for some families. In New Jersey, there's a volunteer group that wants to help; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Thousands March In Annual Columbus Day ParadeTens of thousands of people marched up Fifth Avenue on Monday to celebrate their Italian heritage; CBS2's Scott Rapoport reports.
NJ Organization Donates Halloween Costumes To Children In NeedHalloween is right around the corner, and while you plan out what you’re going to wear, one New Jersey nonprofit is encouraging you to consider donating gently used or even brand-new costumes to children who may not have that luxury; CBSN New York's Nina Kapur reports.
Annual Columbus Day Parade Rolls Through New York CityItalian pride is on display as the annual Christopher Columbus Day Parade rolls through Midtown Manhattan. CBS2's Scott Rapoport reports.
75th Annual Columbus Day Parade In NYCItalian-American pride will be on display today in Manhattan. Tens of thousands of people are expected to march up Fifth Avenue for the 75th annual Columbus Day Parade. CBSN New York's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
Columbus Day Parade Set To March Through ManhattanItalian-American pride will be on display today in Manhattan. Tens of thousands of people are expected to march up Fifth Avenue for the 75th annual Columbus Day Parade. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
NYC Schools Closed For Yom KippurThe Jewish High Holy Day is a 24-hour period of fasting and prayer.
Soup Kitchen Makes Sure Needy New Yorkers Get A Pre-Fast Meal Before Yom KippurAs many Jewish people prepared to fast for 24 hours, one soup kitchen was making sure those in need had something to eat beforehand; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Toys For Tots Program Kicks Off On Long IslandThe holiday season is already on the minds of hundreds of people on Long Island looking to make a difference. The "Toys for Tots" program is now collecting presents for children in need across Nassau and Suffolk counties.
October Best Buys: Halloween, Columbus DayYou don’t have to wait for Black Friday to score some ghostly good deals. The year’s spookiest month is packed with tricks and treats for bargain hunters.
Holiday Travel Booking TipsBelieve it or not, the clock is ticking to book your holiday travel. Hopper shares its strategies on when to buy and when to fly to get the best deals.
92nd Street Y Trying To Connect Everyone Celebrating Rosh HashanahCBS2's Cindy Hsu explains how a Manhattan cultural center is trying to connect all who are celebrating Rosh Hashanah.