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Macy's fireworks over the Hudson River - New York, NY - Jul 4, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Macy’s 4th Of July Show To Feature 40,000 Fireworks

One of the expected highlights this year is called the “octopus.”

07/02/2012

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Stories From Main Street: Tough Times For July 4th Fireworks In Tri-State Area

Outside of the Macy’s extravaganza, Red Bank has one of the largest fireworks displays around. Well, it had one of them. It’s just one example of the dousing of the rockets’ red glare.

07/02/2012

Macy's fireworks over the Hudson River - New York, NY - Jul 4, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

De Blasio Wants Macy’s July 4th Fireworks Back On East River

The Macy’s fireworks have been held over the Hudson River since 2009, at which time it was just to celebrate Henry Hudson’s discovery of Manhattan. Several elected officials are calling for the display’s return to the East River.

06/29/2012

New York (Photo Credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Behind The Fireworks – Interview With Producer Of Country’s Largest Fireworks Display

Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.

06/18/2012

Damaged Macy's display window (credit: CBS 2)

Business As Usual At Macy’s In Herald Square Day After Basement Fire

Around 3 p.m. Wednesday, a fire started up in a basement wall and quickly spread to the first floor.

04/05/2012

Macy's Herald Square (credit: CBS 2)

Fire In Basement Prompts Evacuation Of Macy’s Herald Square Store

The blaze started at around 3:15 p.m. in the basement of the flagship store, which was evacuated for more than 2 hours.

04/04/2012

A giant toucan made of flowers is featured at Macy's annual flower show on Monday, March 26, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Brazilian Garden Of Paradise On Display At Macy’s Annual Flower Show

The sounds of waterfalls and tropical birds drown out the rumble of subway trains and car horns at Herald Square as hundreds of thousands of plants and flowers create a Brazilian Garden of Paradise.

03/26/2012

A sign at the Nanuet Mall - Nanuet, NY - Feb 1, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Nanuet Mall Closes For Redevelopment

For shoppers in Rockland County, today marks the official end of an era as the Nanuet Mall closed its doors for redevelopment.

02/01/2012

FILE - People make purchases inside Macy's department store. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Macy’s, Toys ‘R’ Us Offers 24-Hour Shopping Ahead Of Christmas

This is the second year of 24-hour shopping for Toys “R” Us and the fifth year for Macy’s. Many other stores are also joining in and there may be big benefits to waiting so late.

12/21/2011

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Retailers Hoping ‘Super Saturday’ Will Boost Holiday Sales

It’s Super Saturday, the last Saturday you have to shop before Christmas and retailers are taking advantage of what promises to be a big day for holiday sales.

12/17/2011

The Spider-Man balloon makes its way through the streets behind the NYPD during the 84th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - New York, NY - Nov 25, 2010 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Macy’s Watches The Forecast, Might Scrap Parade Balloons

The storm that is blowing through the Tri-State area is expected to leave behind some blustery winds Thanksgiving morning, threatening to ground the magical Macy’s giant balloons.

11/22/2011

Macy's Herald Square (credit: Kristin&Joe via Flickr.com)

Macy’s Herald Square To Get $400 Million Makeover

The company announced Tuesday that its flagship store in Herald Square will undergo a four-year, $400 million renovation beginning next spring.

11/01/2011

This is a sketch of Tim Burton's B. Boy balloon set to fly in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (credit: Macy's)

Tim Burton’s ‘B. Boy’ To Fly Among Balloons At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Burton says that he has “always had a fascination with balloons” and that he was honored to be given the opportunity to design one for the parade.

10/21/2011

Inside the new Macy's parade studio in Moonachie. (credit: Levon Putney, WCBS 880)

Macy’s Unveils New Parade Studio Site In Moonachie, NJ

The studio had formally been housed for over 40 years in a 40,000-square-foot building in Hoboken. But it outgrew that site, which could not be expanded to fit the company’s needs.

10/12/2011

Members of the NYPD's Emergency Service Unit keep watch at United Nations headquarters - New York, NY - Sep 19, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC’s Top Business Leaders Beg Congress Not To Cut Security Funding

Over 100 New York City business leaders have written a joint letter to the leaders in Congress, asking that they not cut homeland security funding for the world’s biggest terrorist target.

10/04/2011

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