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Tiffany's Necklace Thief

Necklaces Valued At Nearly $100,000 Stolen From Tiffany’s On Fifth Avenue

A thief walked into Tiffany’s on Fifth Avenue a well-dressed man, and walked out a wanted man.

06/11/2013

Mayor Bloomberg marches in the 56th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade.
June 9, 2013
(credit: Spencer T Tucker/Mayor's Office)

Millions Line Fifth Avenue To Take In National Puerto Rican Day Parade

The nation’s largest Puerto Rican celebration drew an estimated 1 million spectators on Fifth Avenue Sunday.

06/09/2013

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Street Closures Planned For Puerto Rican Day Parade

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade is set for Sunday, and police have advised the public that several roads will be closed in Midtown and on the Upper East Side.

06/08/2013

SUV crash scene on Fifth Avenue (CBS 2)

SUV Loses Control In Midtown, Plows Into Pedestrians On Fifth Avenue

Seven people were injured including a small child after an SUV apparently lost control, plowed onto the sidewalk and into pedestrians in Midtown Friday afternoon.

06/07/2013

Celebrate Israel Parade 2012 (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Huge Crowd, Tight Security For Celebrate Israel Parade

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the mayoral hopefuls were all on hand for the celebration of Israel.

06/02/2013

2012 NYC Greek Independence Day Parade (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Crowds Line Fifth Avenue For Annual Greek Independence Day Parade

The National Greek Parade stepped off at Fifth Avenue and 64th Street and continues its march up to 79th Street.

04/07/2013

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

Wild Hats On Display At Annual Easter Bonnet Parade

Bright, colorful and sometimes wacky hats sat atop the heads of adults and children as everyone mingled and checked out the homemade creations.

03/31/2013

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

(credit: Doug Kanter/AFP/Getty Images)

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

Suspicious Substance

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

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