The Museum of Modern Art exhibit shines a spotlight on artists with disabilities

NEW YORK — An exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art is shining a spotlight on artists with learning and other disabilities. As CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports, their works help them thrive by communicating who they are and how they overcome their challenges with art. Christopher Chronopoulos, of Hell’s Kitchen, is living an artist’s dream. … Read more

Metallica, Mariah Carey and Jonas Brothers will headline the Global Citizen NYC concert

NEW YORK — Metallica, Mariah Carey and the Jonas Brothers will headline a free concert in New York’s Central Park next month marking the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival organized by the international nonprofit fighting extreme poverty. The Sept. 24 event will also feature a concert across the globe in Accra, Ghana, with … Read more

New York City streets go car-free for the 14th year of Summer Streets

NEW YORK — New York’s Summer Streets program kicked off Saturday. New Yorkers took over the streets on foot and on bikes, celebrating the car-free streets. This is the 14th year of the program, and this year, it has been expanded. Mayor Eric Adams was among the bikers celebrating the extension from the Brooklyn Bridge … Read more

Pittsburgh gets ready to celebrate Farmers Market Week

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It’s a great week to shop local! It’s National Farmers Market Week and the USDA is celebrating local growers. The first week of August will showcase their importance to the communities they support. Not only can farmers’ markets produce local, homegrown food, but they also support communities that do not have a … Read more

African Restaurant Week kicks off second year in New Jersey

NEWARK, NJ — New Jersey’s African Restaurant Week kicks off Monday in Newark. It’s the second year for the celebration, which starts with an event at the Swahili Village Restaurant. More than 30 venues across Northern New Jersey are taking part, offering special dishes and experiences for the next two weeks. The celebration ends with … Read more