Chairs lined up in Ridgewood ahead of the Fourth of July celebration (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Get An Early Start On Fourth Of July

The parade was first staged in 1910 and kicks off an epic town-wide celebration, the festivities are capped off at night with a fireworks display.


Mayor Bloomberg marches in the 56th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade.
June 9, 2013
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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.


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NYC’s Puerto Rican Community Lashes Out At Coors Over Beer Logo

Councilman Fernando Cabrera called having the flag on a beer can “an absolute insult to all Puerto Ricans.”


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.


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.


Lion Dance Marking Chinese New Year (credit: CBS 2)

Revelers Pack Lower Manhattan For Chinese New Year Parade

The 14th annual parade also featured what organizers hoped would be a Guinness World Record of dancers in a Lunar New Year parade.


Dominican Day Parade 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Dominican Day Parade Rolls Up 6th Avenue

The parade ended at 2 p.m., but festivities will continue all afternoon and evening throughout the city, with lots of celebrating taking place in Washington Heights. Much of Sixth Avenue is expected to be closed off through the evening.


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Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.


Easter Parade 2012 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Easter Parade Marchers Put Fancy Headwear On Display

“This is the biggest hat day in the world,” said Harriet Rosebud of Harlem.


The Giants make their way through the Canyon of Heroes on Feb. 7, 2012 (Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

VIDEOS: Giants Ticker-Tape ‘Parade Of Champions’

If you weren’t able to attend the Giants ticker-tape parade in Manhattan this morning, don’t worry. We have full coverage of the parade (broken down into 4 parts) so you can watch it on-demand whenever you’d like.


Eli Manning during the 2008 Super Bowl Victory Parade (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

NY Giants Super Bowl Celebration 2012: Transit Info & The Best Bars, Restaurants Along Parade Route

We have your tips on the best viewing areas, as well as the best food and drink along the parade route.

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: No Parade For Iraq War Vets In NYC

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says New York City will not hold a parade for Iraq war veterans because military officials feel it would be premature.


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.


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Free NYC: New York City for Free

There’s plenty to do in the city that never sleeps for both the insomniac and broke young professional.


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Halloween Parade Hits NYC Once Again

The 38th annual Village Halloween Parade will kick off at 7 p.m. Sunday.