Amy Kule

Protesters angry about the Ferguson grand jury decision at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Credit:  @nevernotever)

6 Arrested, 1 Hit With Summons As Protesters Disrupt Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The giant balloons included Thomas the Tank Engine, Ronald McDonald and the Pillsbury Doughboy.

11/27/2014

Cracker Jack float debuting at this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Local Elementary School Students Get First Look At New Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

The new floats include Cracker Jack, Dora and Friends, GoldieBlox, and Pirate Booty’s Treasure Hunt.

11/18/2014

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Millions Watch Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

The Macy’s fireworks show returned to the East River this year after spending the past five years on the Hudson.

07/04/2014

People watch fireworks light up the sky over New York City on July 4, 2013 in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Communities Across Tri-State Ready For Fourth Of July Celebrations

Communities across the Tri-State area are getting ready for July Fourth festivities, but the threat of wet weather has forced some to alter their plans.

07/03/2014

"Despicable Me" minions running amok on this new Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade float! (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Macy’s Unveils Five New Floats For Thanksgiving Day Parade

Artists and engineers are putting the final touches on the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

11/19/2013

Hundreds learn how to be clowns for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Saturday, Nov. 16. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Hundreds Take Part In Clown University For Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

About 200 people attended Macy’s Clown University Saturday taught by the stars of the Big Apple Circus.

11/16/2013

The 2012 Macy's 4th of July fireworks on the Hudson River (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Macy’s To Show Off New Tricks At July 4th Fireworks Show

The show will feature 40,000 shells and blinking smiley faces, according to executive producer Amy Kule.

07/03/2013

WEST NEW YORK, NJ - JULY 04:  Fireworks are displayed during the 2012 Macy's Fireworks Spectacular over the Hudson River from Port Imperial on July 4, 2012 in West New York,  New Jersey.   (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Grand Spectacle Coming For 4th Of July Fireworks On Hudson River

Plans are set for the 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, and organizers said quite a spectacle is in order.

06/29/2013

Inflation Team Along Parade Route (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Onlookers Watch As Balloons Are Inflated For Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Sixteen giant character balloons will be inflated Wednesday for their appearance in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

11/21/2012

The Thanksgiving Turkey float  during the 85th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 24, 2011. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

City Giving Away 5,000 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Tickets To Families Affected By Sandy

The parade begins at 9 a.m. Thanksgiving Day. It kicks off at 77th Street and Central Park West and heads south, ending at Macy’s Herald Square.

11/15/2012

(Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Happy Birthday America! New York City Celebrates With Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Show

Designers of the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks show have been prepping for the big night for nearly two weeks.

07/04/2012

Macy's fireworks over the Hudson River - New York, NY - Jul 4, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Macy’s 4th Of July Show To Feature 40,000 Fireworks

One of the expected highlights this year is called the “octopus.”

07/02/2012

Fireworks are seen on the Hudson River - New York, NY - Jul 4, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Macy’s Fireworks Preparations Underway On Staten Island

The Macy’s folks say this year’s show is going to be a 25-minute show with more colors, shapes and effects.

06/30/2011

People dressed as the cartoon characters Dora the Explorer and Boots wave to visiting kids at the Macy's Parade Studio in Hoboken, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Macy’s Unveils New Floats For Thanksgiving Parade

Students and local Boy and Girl Scout troops from New Jersey got a tour Tuesday of the Macy’s Parade Studio in Hoboken where the floats are assembled.

11/16/2010