Easter

Cardinal Timothy Dolan celebrates Easter Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on April 5, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Christians From Manhattan To Vatican City Celebrate Easter

In Manhattan, worshipers from across the country packed St. Patrick’s Cathedral to celebrate the resurrection of Christ, CBS2’s Ilana Gold. Some showed up as early as 6:30 a.m.

04/05/2015

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Expert Offers Last-Minute Tips To Pep Up Your Easter Decor

With some Easter recipes now in your arsenal, there are a few easy finishing touches that can make your Easter table just a little more special.

04/05/2015

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Cooking Up Easter Recipes With Latin Flavor

Easter is less than 24 hours away and chef Daisy Martinez, known as the queen of Latin cooking, can help getting your menu ready.

04/04/2015

Chef Maria Loi (Credit: CBS2)

Kicking Off The Easter Weekend With A Traditional Greek Meal

CBS2 was joined by Greek chef and author Maria Loi Saturday morning to showcase some breakfast and dessert recipes.

04/04/2015

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For First Time In Many Years, Good Friday, Start Of Passover Fall On Same Day

This Friday marks the first time in many years that both the Christian holiday Good Friday and the start of Jewish Passover have fallen on the same day.

04/03/2015

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Make This Classic Italian Easter Bread Recipe

Celebrate Easter Sunday with Easter bread just like grandma used to make. Jody Scaravella, author of “Nonna’s House,” shows you how with this easy to make recipe.

04/03/2015

Easter Bonnet Parade (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Is there another city in the world that’s offering you the chance to check out new cars, get into a pillow fight, and don your fanciest Easter topper for a stroll down Fifth Avenue this weekend? We doubt it.

04/03/2015

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11 Exotic Chocolates for a Sweeter Easter

Fancy some Pop Rocks Truffles or an Enchanted Mushroom? We found 11 exotic chocolate treats to make your Easter even tastier.

04/02/2015

Maxim And Just Dance 3 Have Spring Breakers Dancing In The Sand (Or On The Beach) With 30 Rock's Katrina Bowden...

Don’t Be A Fool

April Showers Bring May Flowers. That is such an encouraging saying, but it isn’t exactly accurate these days. Something more fitting might be, “April Blizzards Bring May Lizards”… Ok, we’re still working on it…. But while we do that, you can take a look at all of these awesome CBS Local E.S.P. “spring” essentials:

04/02/2015

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and other officials announce they will increase police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship for the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays. (credit: Nassau County Executive's Office)

Nassau County Increasing Police Patrols For Passover, Easter

Nassau County will increase police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship for the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays.

03/31/2015

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The Best Restaurants To Celebrate Easter Brunch & Dinner In NYC

Celebrate Easter with friends and family around the table. Here are some of our favorite restaurants serving special brunch, high tea, and dinner menus for the holiday.

03/31/2015

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‘Liquid Church’ Prepares To Hold Largest Easter Egg Hunt In New Jersey History

It will be the largest Easter egg hunt in New Jersey history, and the prizes aren’t bad either.

03/30/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In New York City

From art-making activities to parades, there is a wide range of activities for you to join in on throughout New York City.

03/30/2015

Athena, a sweet and petite Dwarf Rabbit - who is now 11 months old. Athena was a gift for Easter last year and was turned into the Humane Society of NY a month ago, because the person who adopted her was allergic. HSNY has brought her up to date on all medical, including having her spayed. Athena loves to be petted and held. All who meet her love her! Her favorite treat is parsley. (Photo Credit: Humane Society of NY)

Ahead Of The Holiday, The Easter Bunny Gets Neutered!

The Humane Society of New York and the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals are once again offering a free spay/neuter clinic for rabbits that were purchased at pet stores or obtained from sources that did not previously sterilize the animal.

03/25/2015

New Yorkers observe Holy Week in St. Patrick's Cathedral. (Credit: CBS 2)

Christians Prepare To Celebrate Easter As Holy Week Observances Continue

Holy Week observances continued on Saturday, as Christians around the world prepared to celebrate Easter.

04/19/2014

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