Boy Scouts Visit 9/11 Memorial To Honor Lives LostThis Fourth of July, a solemn group of Boy Scouts and other people gathered at the 9/11 Memorial to place small flags to honor those who died in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Long Islanders Gearing Up For Fourth Of July FunOn this Fourth of July Eve, lots of people are gearing up for the big holiday by getting the grill ready and scouting out the best spots to see the plethora of fireworks shows across the area.
It's Never Too Early To Line Up A Seat For Ridgewood, NJ's Annual Fourth Of July ParadeIt's a mad dash to get the perfect spot. Some die-hard paradegoers mark their territory more than a week before the big day.
Fourth Of July Recipes: Set And Forget Hors d'oeuvresGet ready to wow the crowd this Fourth of July with these simple make ahead hors d'oeuvre. These wallet-friendly recipes are a great way to feed a big crowd with minimal effort. Chips and dip just took on a whole new meaning with our compilation of bold flavors and fresh ingredients.
AAA Predicting Record Fourth Of July Weekend Travel As Millions Hit The Roads, SkiesMore than 44 million Americans are expected to travel more than 50 miles, according to AAA.
Guide To New York's Best 2017 Independence Day EventsMake this Fourth of July one to remember with a guide to New York’s best 2017 Independence Day events. From free viewings of the Macy’s Spectacular to the famous hot dog eating contests at Coney Island, you will find something for everyone this July 4th.
Officials Urge Caution With Fireworks Ahead Of July Fourth HolidayOn Long Island, police staged a spectacular demonstration showing how dangerous fireworks can be in the wrong hands.
5 Festive Favors For Your Fourth Of July BBQIf you're throwing a backyard BBQ for July 4, here are some awesome festive favor ideas to send home with your guests.
One Of A Kind: Were You Born On One Of These Uncommon Days?Everyone's birthday is unique, of course, but some people were born on days where newborns are infrequent. What are those days? Is your birthday one of them? If your big day is around a major holiday, it's possible that is an uncommon birthday based on data collected since 1973.
Ridgewood, NJ, Celebrates Fourth Of July With 106th Annual ParadeMaddie Sovack said some people had begun putting out chairs nearly two weeks ago.
Thousands Celebrate July 4th At The BeachPlenty of people were setting up their spots in the sand at area beaches on the Fourth of July -- and some were even sticking around to watch the fireworks Monday night.
NYPD Fourth Of July Security Includes New Counterterrorism Unit, Explosive-Sniffing DogsOne of the lessons that the NYPD has learned from terror attacks abroad in places such as Mumbai and Paris is that a swift, massive response is essential. So last fall the NYPD created the Critical Response Command, a 500-plus member unit dedicated to counterterrorism.