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Revelers cheer on the marchers during the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Crowds Hit Fifth Avenue For St. Patrick’s Day Parade

One of the great New York City traditions, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, headed up Fifth Avenue Saturday.

03/16/2013

The Irish Dancing Music Association marches during the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Street Closures For The St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Several major thoroughfares in Midtown will be closed for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/16/2013

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Man Dies After Being Rescued From Fire In Harlem Housing Development

A man has died after being rescued from a fire in the Taft Houses development in Harlem.

02/11/2013

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Ground Broken For New Entrance Plaza At Met Museum

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has begun construction on a complete overhaul of its entrance plaza.

01/14/2013

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3 Greenwich Village Buildings Evacuated Over Suspicious Powder

Three buildings in Greenwich Village were evacuated Saturday, after police found a substance that looked like explosive powder in an apartment.

12/29/2012

Mayor Bloomberg Lights Large Menorah In Midtown Manhattan

New York City To Celebrate Chanukah With Lighting Of 32-Foot-Tall Menorah

New York City was set to start the celebration of Chanukah Saturday evening with the ceremonial lighting of a 32-foot-tall memorial at the southeast edge of Central Park.

12/08/2012

Shopping Along Fifth Avenue (file/credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Fifth Avenue No Longer The World’s Top Retail Address

It’s the first time in 11 years that the strip from 49th to 59th streets has been booted from the top of the list commanding the highest retail rents worldwide, according to a report by real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield Inc.

11/15/2012

Bank Robbery Suspects

Police Search For Masked Robbers Who Held Up Bay Ridge Bank

Police have requested the public’s help in finding two men who robbed a bank late last month in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

11/12/2012

Mayor Bloomberg marches in 2012 Veterans Day Parade Nov. 11, 2012 (credit: Spencer T Tucker/Mayor's Office)

Thousands Watched As Veterans Day Parade Marched Up Fifth Avenue

This was the first Veterans Day honoring the men and women who served in uniform since the last U.S. troops left Iraq last December.

11/11/2012

Former Mayor Ed Koch (file/Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Named Grand Marshal Of Veterans Day Parade

According to the group, Koch was given the honor for serving in the Army during World War II and for his service to Vietnam Veterans during his term as mayor.

10/22/2012

Planned Renovation Stirs Controversy At Famed New York Park

Report: Chunk Falls From Washington Square Park Arch

A chunk of the iconic arch in Washington Square Park came crashing to the ground overnight, according to an advocacy group.

CBS New York–10/08/2012

Columbus Day Parade Oct. 8, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Big Crowds Turn Out For 68th Annual Columbus Day Parade Along Fifth Avenue

Italian pride was on display all along Fifth Avenue Monday for the 68th Annual Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan.

10/08/2012

Empire State Building (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Survey: Fifth Avenue Honored As One Of The Greatest Streets In America

The legendary avenue runs from Washington Square Park all the way to the Harlem River at 142nd Street.

10/03/2012

The line outside the Apple store on Fifth Avenue as the new iPhone 5 is delivered on September 21, 2012 in New York. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple Fans Pack Stores Worldwide As iPhone 5 Goes On Sale

“I’m breathless,” said Keenan Thompson of Jackson Heights. “I don’t have words to explain how happy I am right now.”

09/21/2012

Scene of the crash in Columbus Circle. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Debate Over Horse-Drawn Carriages In New York Trots On

The Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages held a demonstration Saturday afternoon at the corner of Central Park South and Fifth Avenue. But a horse-drawn carriage driver said accidents are rare and called the protest alarmist.

08/18/2012

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