Christmas Eve

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Hunt Is On For Suspect In Fatal Irvington Shooting

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of three people at an Irvington bar.

12/31/2013

A Tenafly, N.J. family was ordered by their mayor to remove a luminary display on Christmas Eve. (Credit CBS 2)

Lights Out: Tenafly Mayor Orders Family To Remove Luminary Display

Evenly spaced sand piles line both sides of Joyce Road. They sit as ghostly leftovers of luminaries installed on Christmas Eve as a gift to the neighborhood from Jason and Loran Alvator.

12/27/2013

Archbishop Timothy Dolan (file/credit: Mike Segar/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinal Dolan Leading Midnight Mass On Christmas Morning

On this Christmas Eve, Cardinal Timothy Dolan said the lead-up to this holy time can be hectic.

12/24/2013

Free Long Island Pets

Crowds Flock To Long Island Shelter To Adopt Free Pets

On Long Island this Christmas Eve, hundreds of people lined up to adopt a pet for the holidays.

12/24/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg greets diners at annual Christmas Eve lunch for the homeless at City Hall restaurant, Dec. 24, 2013. (credit: Samantha Modell/NYC Mayor's Office)

FDNY, New Yorkers Celebrate Christmas By Giving Back

Whether you’re a volunteer, a business owner, or even a member of the FDNY, there are plenty of ways New Yorkers are giving back to their community this Christmas.

12/24/2013

Toys on the shelves of "Where To Turn", a Staten Island non-profit designed to help Sandy victims find holiday gifts. (Credit Jim Smith WCBS 880)

Staten Island Charity Group Gives Away Free Toys To Sandy Victims

For victims of Superstorm Sandy who have continued to struggle in the 14 months since, there is a place they can get toys for their kids for a price that’s right.

12/24/2013

Last minute shoppers took advantage of extended store hours at major retailers as the Christmas holiday approaches. (Credit CBS 2)

Last-Minute Shoppers Take Advantage Of Extended Store Hours As Holiday Approaches

With only three days left until Christmas, holiday shoppers are in a race against the clock.

12/22/2013

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N.J. Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Fellow Homeless Man In Encampment

A Passaic, N.J. man pleaded guilty Monday to charges in the death of a fellow homeless man in an abandoned building last Christmas Eve

11/05/2013

Man wanted for robbing Pay-O-Matic (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Help In Finding Suspect Who Robbed West Harlem Pay-O-Matic

Police on Monday renewed their call for help from the public in finding the suspect who robbed a Pay-O-Matic in West Harlem and threatened to set it on fire.

01/14/2013

Palisades Center Mall, West Nyack, NY (file/credit: Palisades Center Mall)

Police Investigating Fatal Fall In Rockland’s Palisades Center Mall

A 36-year-old woman from Orangetown fell to her death inside the mall around 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve, according to police.

12/25/2012

St. Patrick's Cathedral (Credit: CBS 2)

Christians Flock To St. Patrick’s Cathedral For Prayer, Strength In Difficult Times

Christians around the globe are gathering on Monday night to celebrate one of the most important holy days of the year. And in New York, they are flocking to St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

12/24/2012

Trinity Episcopal Church Children's Mass Dec. 24, 2012. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Standing Room Only Crowd Packs Trinity Church’s Children’s Mass

The church has been offering a Children’s Mass for the past 15 years and lets kids tell the story of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.

12/24/2012

Mayor Bloomberg thanks volunteers serving meals at annual Christmas Eve Lunch for the Homeless at City Hall Restaurant. (Photo Credit: Spencer T Tucker/NYC Mayor's Office Flickr)

Volunteers Give Back At Annual Christmas Eve Lunch For Homeless

Mayor Bloomberg stopped by the gathering to thank volunteers serving the meal and said the message of the event is that people do care.

12/24/2012

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Department Of Sanitation Issues Christmas Eve Snow Alert

Sanitation workers are loading up 365 salt spreaders, attaching plows, and preparing tire chains.

12/24/2012

One World Trade Center (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Midnight Mass Continues At World Trade Center Site

Many expected last year’s Midnight Mass at the World Trade Center to be the last, but the tradition will take place one more time.

12/24/2012

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