NYC Jews Prepare For Yom Kippur, A Time For ReflectionWednesday is one of the holiest days on the Jewish calendar, Yom Kippur, also known as "the day of atonement." Starting at sunset, Jews begin a full day of fasting.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Set To Return With In-Person ViewingParticipants and staff will have to show proof of vaccination, as well as wear a mask.
Crowds Gather For J'ouvert Celebration In BrooklynBrooklyn's annual J'ouvert celebrations were canceled again this year, but that didn't stop people from partying anyway.
Jersey Shore Beachgoers, Business Owners Make The Most Of Picturesque Labor Day Amid PandemicBeach carts were packed and sunscreen was needed on one of the last days of the season.
Caribbean Pride On Full Display At Scaled-Down West Indian Day Parade In BrooklynThe costumes were vibrant. The music was powerful. Caribbean pride was on full display in Brooklyn.
Rosh Hashanah Celebrations Planned With COVID In Mind For 2nd Straight YearIn the midst of the pandemic, some congregations are carefully planning to gather in person, while others will connect virtually.
Where To Watch 4th Of July Fireworks Around Tri-State AreaLast year's celebrations were scaled down because of the pandemic, but many are expected to return this year.
Tri-State Area Residents, Visitors Excited To Celebrate Fourth Of July Weekend After Last Year's CancelationsFrom the suburbs to Coney Island, people cannot wait.
Travelers May Run Into Roadblocks Over Fourth Of July WeekendThe pandemic put Independence Day celebrations and summer travel on hold in 2020. This year, tens of millions of people plan to heat out for the holiday, but travelers could run into some roadblocks.
'It's One Of The Greatest Honors We Could Do To Our Country': Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Returns To Coney Island This Fourth Of JulyThis year's competition will move from Nathan's on Surf Avenue to Coney Island's Maimonides Park with as many fans as they can hold.
Fourth Of July: Nassau County Police Warn Of Dangers And Penalties That Come From Using Illegal FireworksThe Fourth of July holiday weekend is just about here, and this year officials say they are seeing an explosion of illegal fireworks.
CBS2 Gets Behind-The-Scenes Look At What's In Store For This Year's Macy's 4th Of July Fireworks SpectacularPreparations are underway for the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular, which is back on after being scaled back by the pandemic last year.
'I Hope This Is The Beginning Of Something': Hundreds Flock To Harlem For Juneteenth Block PartyThe city-sponsored Juneteenth block party brought hundreds to Harlem’s St. Nicholas Park to dance, sing and to reflect.
While Celebrations Mark Juneteenth Holiday, Historians Also Urge Reflection, Education On Equity In SocietyNow, we are encouraged to take a deep dive into history and put a spotlight on unsung heroes.
Social Unrest Brings Renewed Interest In Origins Of Juneteenth, What It Means TodayA year of social unrest has brought renewed interest in the origins of Juneteenth and what it means today.