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Rainbow Room at 30 Rockefeller Plaza (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Historic Rainbow Room Reopens Atop NYC Skyline

The Rainbow Room reopened on Sunday for brunch, offering diners sweeping views of Manhattan and beyond through windows widened during a renovation.

10/05/2014

DJ the cat lounges among shelves of DVDs at Alan's Alley Video. (Credit: Mathew Katz/DNAInfo)

Following Fears Of Shutdown, Alan’s Alley Video Store Soon To Open In New Location

Alan’s Alley, one of a dying breed of independent video stores in New York City, closed its old location this week and prepared to reopen a short distance to the east – prevailing over earlier fears that the store might close for good.

07/16/2014

New York State Pavilion from the 1964-1965 World's Fair (credit: Matthew Silva)

Long-Shuttered N.Y. State Pavilion In Queens To Reopen For 3 Hours Next Month

The long-shuttered New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens will open to the public for three hours next month, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1964 World’s Fair.

03/25/2014

The Ellis Island Immigration Museum is set to reopen Oct. 28, 2013 for the first time since superstorm Sandy hit. (credit: National Park Service)

Grand Reopening Coming For Ellis Island Museum

A grand reopening was planned for Monday for the historic Ellis Island, one day short of a year after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

10/27/2013

Firefighters prepare to enter the Macy's Herald Square store on Oct. 25, 2013. Heavy smoke forced the store's evacuation, but no injuries were reported.

Investigators Probe Fire That Prompted Evacuation Of Macy’s Flagship

The iconic Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square reopened Saturday morning, as an investigation into a fire at the store continued.

10/26/2013

Tourists walk by a sign announcing that the Statue of Liberty is closed due to a US government shutdown in New York, October 1, 2013.(credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Tourists Excited As Statue Of Liberty Prepares To Reopen

The Statue of Liberty is set to reopen Sunday, despite the continuing partial government shutdown.

10/12/2013

Rainbow Room

Rainbow Room At Rockefeller Center To Reopen Next Year

The Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center – where icons such as Tommy Dorsey and Guy Lombardo performed – will reopen to the public in the fall of next year.

09/17/2013

People walk through the arcade area on the newly rebuilt boardwalk after it was damaged by Superstorm Sandy on May 4, 2013 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Casino Pier At Seaside Heights Reopens To Thrilled Crowds

Nine months after Superstorm Sandy virtually destroyed the amusement park at Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J., the thrills are officially back.

08/07/2013

Statue Of Liberty (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Entertainment)

Pianist, 97, Pens Song To Honor Statue Of Liberty

With the Statue of Liberty set to reopen for the first time since Superstorm Sandy Thursday, a 97-year-old pianist has penned a first-of-a –kind tribute.

07/03/2013

Chelsea Piers on Manhattan's West Side (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Chelsea Piers Back Open After Harrowing Post-Sandy Restoration

Chelsea Piers was brand spanking new from top to bottom after repairs following Superstorm Sandy, from the padding in the gymnastics area to the basketball court.

12/01/2012

Water pours into the entrance of the Brooklyn Battery tunnel due to Sandy on Oct. 29, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Both Sides Of Hugh Carey Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel To Be Open Monday

When commuters hit the roads Monday morning, both tubes of the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel — formerly known as the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel — will be open to traffic in both directions.

11/18/2012

Beach goers at Robert Moses State Park’s Field 5  (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Robert Moses State Park To Remain Closed For A Long Time To Come

Robert Moses State Park is known as a place for fun in the summertime sun, but it may have to remain closed for a long time to come in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.

11/17/2012

Bellevue Hospital was evacuated on Oct. 31, 2012 due to damage by megastorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

Bellevue, Coney Island Hospitals Won’t Fully Reopen Until Next Year

It will be 2013 before Bellevue and Coney Island hospitals fully recover from the storm.

11/12/2012

A flooded Brooklyn Battery park Tunnel October 30, 2012 as New Yorkers  clean up the morning after Hurricane Sandy's landfall. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Hugh Carey Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel To Reopen Monday On Limited Basis

Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that the Gov. Hugh L. Carey Tunnel, formerly called the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel, will reopen for limited rush-hour buses on Monday – two weeks to the day after Superstorm Sandy struck.

11/11/2012

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Central, Prospect Parks Largely Reopened; Many Parks Still Closed

Central Park was back open Saturday – five days after Superstorm Sandy struck the area – but many major city parks remained closed.

11/03/2012

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