Pete Seeger

Musician Pete Seeger performs in the Clearwater Benefit Concert Celebrating Pete Seeger's 90th Birthday at Madison Square Garden on May 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: Clearwater Festival To Honor Pete And Toshi Seeger

Singers at a festival this weekend at Croton Point Park will pay tribute to Clearwater’s late founders Pete and Toshi Seeger.

06/16/2014

Pete Seeger In 2009 (Credit: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images Entertainment)

Clearwater Festival Set To Honor Founders Pete And Toshi Seeger

The life of Pete Seeger will be celebrated this summer at the annual Clearwater Festival in Westchester County.

04/16/2014

American troubadour, folk music singer and activist Pete Seeger died at a hospital in New York on Jan. 27, 2014. He was 94. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Folk Singer, Activist Pete Seeger Dies In New York

American troubadour, folk music singer and activist Pete Seeger has died at a hospital in New York. He was 94.

01/28/2014

Times Square (credit: AFP PHOTO/Stan Honda)

Ecofest Celebrates 25 Years Of Green Education And Efforts

Ecofest celebrated its 25th anniversary in Times Square Sunday, with an assortment of children’s concerts and performances and some lessons in going green for people of all ages.

08/25/2013

"The Occupied Wall Street Journal" is seen in Zuccotti Park - New York, NY - Oct 5, 2011 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 7 – Occupy Wall Street

At WCBS Newsradio 880, we continue our countdown of the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011 with one that “occupied” so much our time and one neighborhood park in Lower Manhattan.

12/28/2011

Demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' continue their protest at Zuccotti Park in New York on October 20, 2011. (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Climbs Zuccotti Park Structure As Occupy Wall Street Enters Sixth Week

This stalemate comes after the Occupy Wall Street movement received an emotional and inspirational boost from folk music legends Pete Seeger and ‘60s folk singer Arlo Guthrie. The musicians joined demonstrators on Friday in their campaign against corporate greed while residents near the protest park encampment pushed to regain some peace and quiet in their neighborhood.

10/22/2011

The Clearwater - File / Photo: Hudson River Sloop Clearwater

Hudson Valley Setting Sail In Search Of Green Energy Ideas

The hope is to find ways to reduce dependency on Indian Point.

04/06/2011