Mount Vernon PD Hands Out Hundreds Of Gifts To ChildrenThe Mount Vernon Police Department gave out presents to children Wednesday.
Salvation Army Trying To Do More With Less This ChristmastimeFrom toys to coats to food, the Salvation Army is trying to brighten up the holidays for families leading up to Christmas. Volunteers say not only is the need unprecedented this year, but they're trying to do more with less; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Expert Suggests Last-Minute Holiday Gifts For ChildrenFor some of us, holiday shopping is finally done, but for others, it's just winding up. If you need last-minute gifts for children, there are options out there; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Usually Busy Holiday Travel Day Is Quieter Amid COVID PandemicThings were quieter at JFK Airport on Wednesday, even though the 23rd is usually a big day for holiday travel; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Staten Island University Hospital Joins Forces With 'Lights For Life' Family To Surprise Boy Battling LeukemiaA Staten Island kid is showing his strength fighting cancer, and he got his dream Christmas gift this year to cheer him up; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Queens Man Spreading Joy In Jobs As Special Education Teacher, Christmas Tree SellerThis holiday season, a Queens man says he is lucky enough to have two jobs he loves. He is a teacher by day and sells Christmas trees by night; CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Nonprofit Stockings With Care Helps Kids Get Exactly What They Want For ChristmasThis year, Santa is getting a lot of help making wishes come true for so many families in need. One charity is stepping up to make sure children get exactly what they want; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Psychologist Recommends Staying Connected, Keeping Schedule To Lift Spirits During Difficult Holiday SeasonWe associate the holiday season with cheer and joy, but for many this year, there's a lot of sadness. So what can you do to lift your spirits or get through it, especially if you'll be alone? CBS2's Alice Gainer talked to an expert and got some advice.
Winter Wonderland In Valhalla Runs Through Jan. 3Westchester County's Winter Wonderland is always a hit during the holidays, and this year is a bit different.
NYPD Delivers Gifts To Children In Hospital On Staten IslandChildren spending Christmas in the hospital got a special delivery Tuesday.
New Jersey Woman Gets Plenty Of Help With Gift Drive For KidsThe woman's Facebook group pitched in to help her amass gifts for children in need this holiday season. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Westchester First Grader Organizes Toy Giveaway For Children Spending Holidays In HospitalA first grader from Ossining, who spent Christmas in the hospital two years ago, is making sure other children spending the holidays there have something to make them smile. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Hundreds In Need Receive Food, Toy Donations In QueensThe line outside The Greater Allen Cathedral of New York in Jamaica wrapped around the block. CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Operation BBQ Relief Steps Up To Help Needy In N.J., RocklandSunday was a day of giving for a group in Rockland County. Hot meals were cooked up, served up and delivered to people in need. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Empire State Building Kicks Off Holiday Lights & Music DisplayA seasonal show in the sky above Manhattan kicked off Saturday night.
Students From 4 Brooklyn Schools Given Toys Through Ramos FoundationChristmas came a little early for dozens of children in Brooklyn.
Tri-State Area Shoppers Hit Stores In Search Of Last-Minute Gifts On 'Super Saturday'The countdown to Christmas is on, and that had a lot of people hitting the stores trying to finish up their holiday shopping Saturday; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Teens Brighten Neighborhoods With Impressive Holiday Light ShowsTwo shining examples of teenage creativity came out of all that downtime during the pandemic, and it's brightening up their neighborhoods; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
'Gingerbread Lane' On Display At Long Island Children's MuseumAn impressive display of gingerbread houses on Long Island is bringing holiday cheer this season.
'Super Saturday' Expected To Look Different For Long Island Businesses Amid PandemicThe Saturday before Christmas is known as Super Saturday, and it's expected to be dramatically different with a lot of shopping online. So what will it mean for the bottom line in this first COVID Christmas? CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Man Caught On Camera Stealing Christmas Decorations From Queens HomeA Christmas Grinch was caught on camera, stealing holiday decorations from a family in Queens; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Children Of First Responders Receive Holiday Gifts In Hamilton HeightsA new kind of giveaway brought a sense of normalcy and holiday cheer for hundreds of children of first responders Saturday; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Holiday Concert Held Across From Gramercy ParkThe Gramercy Brass Orchestra Quintet performed at an outdoor socially distanced concert in Manhattan on Friday.
Elaborate Holiday Lights At Rockland County Home Spreading CheerThe lights decorating the home in New City are also meant to shine a light on a life-saving cause. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.