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Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks

Workers aboard a Macy's barge prepare July 2, 2014, for the Fourth of July fireworks show. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

NJ Barge Company Sets The Stage For Macy’s Fireworks Show

Hughes Brothers, of Edison, New Jersey, has been in the barge business for 120 years and has supplying barges for the fireworks show for the past 38 years.

07/02/2014

Dozens of fireworks technicians have started wiring mortars and shells on three barges for the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Show. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Macy’s Gets Ready For 4th Of July Fireworks Show

Dozens of fireworks technicians have started wiring mortars and shells on three barges, but executive producer Amy Kuhl said the star of this year’s show will be the Brooklyn Bridge.

06/27/2014

Fireworks Light Up Skies Over New York City On The Fourth Of July

Jersey City Planning Hudson River Fireworks On July 4th

Jersey City plans to celebrate Independence Day with a free concert at Liberty State Park followed by fireworks with the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop.

05/28/2014

Fireworks Light Up Skies Over New York City On The Fourth Of July

Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks To Return To East River This Year

The dazzling display was moved to the Hudson River in 2009 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson’s voyage up the river.

04/14/2014

The 2012 Macy's 4th of July fireworks on the Hudson River (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Macy’s To Show Off New Tricks At July 4th Fireworks Show

The show will feature 40,000 shells and blinking smiley faces, according to executive producer Amy Kule.

07/03/2013