For the last few Columbus Day weekends there have been quiet gatherings in Columbus Circle of people with indigenous American ancestry honoring their part of the story when the old and new worlds met face to face.
A Board of Education committee in Stamford is looking at the calendar and which holidays schools would be closed a long term policy question.
Detective Ben Kalinsky is the same man who helped rescue two women from the East River after last week’s helicopter crash.
What a beautiful day for a parade. Thousands turned out today for the world’s largest celebration of Italian-American heritage.
With special permission from the state, Greenburgh and Elmsford work crews have been clearing debris that’s been clogging the Saw Mill River for years.
The commuter railroad had advised riders earlier Monday to anticipate delays, but they say things are going well “so far.”
Columbus Day is marked in Manhattan by one of the city’s most famous parades, and CBSNewYork has your all-out guide to doing it right. Here are the best events, bars and restaurants to check out along the way.
Little Italy in Manhattan isn’t what it once was, but Arthur Avenue in the Bronx is still where you go to get your Italian fixings.
The Paterson School District now seems to be making a discovery of its own: Don’t mess with Columbus Day.
Derek Stepan became the fourth player to open his NHL career with a hat trick, a brilliant debut he’ll try to build on Monday as the Rangers visit the rival New York Islanders for a Columbus Day matinee.
With Election Day just over five weeks away, the most closely watched local race remains the one for governor. On Sunday, Republican nominee Carl Paladino was in New York city, greeting supporters in Queens.