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Firefighter Stephen Siller

‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ Builds A Legacy Out Of America’s Darkest Day

The 13th annual ‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ will be held on Sunday. The event started as a grass-roots remembrance and fundraiser named for the FDNY firefighter.

09/26/2014

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Trump Rink Transformed As Central Park Horse Show Trots Into NYC

New Yorkers will be ponying up to Trump Rink this weekend for the first ever Central Park Horse show, a combination of sport and show meant to appeal to the masses.

09/19/2014

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure starting line, Sept. 8, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Thousands To Converge On Central Park On Mission To Defeat Breast Cancer

On Sunday morning, thousands of people will converge on Central Park with one goal, to defeat breast cancer.

09/06/2014

Thousands flocked to Battery Park City for this year's Dinner In White. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Gather For Elaborate ‘Dinner In White’ In Battery Park City

Imagine an elaborate, flash mob, dinner party with thousands of your new-found friends. It’s one of the biggest summer events in New York City, and it’s all a mystery until guests arrive.

08/25/2014

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Bidding Adieu To Summer With ‘Summer Streets’ Last Call

The event marked the final time this season that Park Avenue and Lafayette Street were closed to cars and trucks.

08/16/2014

New Yorkers hit the pavement and enjoyed a traffic free Park Avenue on Saturday, during the first day of the city's 'Summer Streets' program. (Credit:CBS 2)

New Yorkers Stroll Park Avenue As ‘Summer Streets’ Returns To Manhattan

The New York City Department of Transportation held its first ‘Summer Streets’ event on Saturday.

08/02/2014

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Historic Garden City Hotel Celebrates 140th Anniversary

It’s a big week for Long Island’s most famous hotel as it celebrates its 140th anniversary, WCBS 880’s Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.

08/01/2014

'Las Bicicletas' will celebrate art and the love of bicycles in New York City. (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Las Bicicletas’ Celebrates Art And The Love Of Bicycles From Mexico To New York City

Grab your walking shoes and your subway card and get ready to experience the American debut of a rolling art exhibit.

07/12/2014

The Fancy Food Show is set to open in New York on Sunday. (Credit: CBS 2)

A Tasty Preview Of The Fancy Food Show, North America’s Largest Specialty Food Exhibition

Exhibitors have come from around the world to the tri-state area to show New Yorkers what’s next in the world of food.

06/28/2014

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Viral ‘Hidden Cash’ Twitter Campaign To Arrive In New York

It is a viral campaign on Twitter that leaves hints to free cash, and now it is coming to New York.

06/09/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 08:   Idina Menzel attends the 68th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Broadway Celebrates The Tony Awards With Star Studded Ceremony

The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, joint producers of the show, will host the glittery ceremony from Radio City Music Hall. It will be broadcast live by CBS.

06/08/2014

Festivalgoers at the Abrazo Fraternal Festival as part of weekend festivities ahead of the Puerto Rican Day parade. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

New Yorkers Celebrate Puerto Rican Pride At Heritage Festival

Puerto Rican pride is being celebrated this weekend. The popular 116th Street festival kicked off the celebrations on Saturday.

06/07/2014

Thousands were on hand for the Great Strides walk. An annual effort to raise money for the fight against Cystic Fibrosis. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Come Out To Raise Money, Awareness For Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis

There are 30,000 Americans living with cystic fibrosis, a life threatening disease that affects the lungs and digestive system.

06/01/2014

Ticks (file/credit: Getty Images)

Deadly New Tick-Borne Illness ‘The Heartland Virus’ Is On The Rise

There is no vaccine or drug that prevents or treats the virus and there is no way to test for it. The CDC said that tests are being developed and that therapy can treat some symptoms.

06/01/2014

Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Walk

Great Strides Walk Seeks To Raise Awareness For Cystic Fibrosis

On Sunday, thousands of people will walk through Manhattan to raise awareness for cystic fibrosis.

05/31/2014

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There's no doubt about which team this young fan is cheering for. (Credit: Rob Wallace)

Fans In Their Sunday Best

Fans around the Tri-State area have donned their jersey’s and applied their face paint for a night of hard hitting NFL action.

The 69th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Columbus Day Parade

The parade, held every year since 1929, honors Italian Americans’ contributions to New York City and draws around million spectators and 35,000 marchers.

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