Fireworks

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Reports: JPP’s Fingers Intact After Fireworks Accident; Giants Withdraw Offer

The Giants star underwent tests on one finger for nerve damage, “and doctors believe there will be no permanent damage or disfigurement of his hands,” ESPN reported.

07/06/2015

Joseph Tullo (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Long Island Man Charged With Having Hundreds Of Fireworks

Cops found 539 mortar tubes loaded with shells set up in front of the house. They also found 91 firework “cakes” — multiple-tube devices generally packed with Roman candles or aerial shells.

07/05/2015

Spectators marvel at Jones Beach fireworks for first time in five years (CBS2)

Fireworks Return To Jones Beach For First Time In Five Years

This year’s Fun on the Fourth at Jones Beach comes with something that has been missing from this landscape for six years.

07/04/2015

Fireworks lit up the sky without a hitch (Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Light Up Sky Over East River

For 25 minutes, the new effects and bright colors wowed the crowds. Some are already planning to come back next year.

07/04/2015

Fourth of July Fireworks (Credit: CBS2)

Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Set To Dazzle Millions Over East River

For 25 minutes, 50,000 shells will be synchronized to a musical score.

07/04/2015

Fireworks in Jersey City on Fourth of July, 2014 (Credit: Veronica Posse/Facebook)

Jersey City To Mark Fourth Of July With Hudson River Fireworks Display

Despite the cloudy forecast, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop is pretty optimistic that rain will not keep the crowds away.

07/04/2015

Amtrak police security outside Penn Station on Thursday, July 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Cuomo Increases Fourth Of July Security, Says NY Is ‘Top Target For Terrorists’

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging New Yorkers to be on alert this holiday weekend as security increases across the Tri-State area amid recent terror attacks overseas and threats from ISIS and ISIS sympathizers.

07/03/2015

Jameson Lamb was blinded by a Roman candle. (Credit: CBS2)

Experts: Do-It-Yourself Fireworks Cause Thousands Of Serious Injuries Each Year

The Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks spectacular and other municipal shows are put on by professionals, but amateur attempts at fireworks displays leave thousands of people injured every year.

07/03/2015

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Executive Producer Amy Kule Previews Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Spectacular

1010 WINS spoke with the executive producer of the show just one day before the dazzling display is set to hit the skies over the East River.

07/03/2015

Fireworks seized by FDNY Fire Marshals in 2014 (Credit: FDNY Bureau of Fire Investigation)

NYPD Steps Up Patrols For Illegal Fireworks Across New York City

Chief of Patrol Carlos Gomez said more boots will be on the ground and eyes in the sky.

07/03/2015

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Bratton: No Specific Threats Against Fourth Of July Celebrations

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there are no specific threats against the Fourth Of July celebrations in New York City as the NYPD ramps up security amid concern over possible terrorist attacks.

07/02/2015

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Where To Eat Near Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks

Here are five places that are celebrating the Fourth of July with a bang (and some seriously delicious bites).

07/02/2015

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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

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Shelter Island Residents Rally To Save Annual 4th Of July Fireworks Display

People from all over Suffolk County who have vacationed or lived on Shelter Island are intent on saving the island staple, the 15 minute firework show that has become a summer highlight.

04/03/2015

Fireworks over the Hudson River for the Chinese Lunar New Year on Tuesday, Feb. 17. (Credit: CBS2)

Fireworks Fly On Hudson River For Chinese Lunar New Year

Fireworks were set off in the Hudson River Tuesday evening in celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year.

02/17/2015

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