U.S. Troops Celebrate Thanksgiving Amid The Pandemic: 'COVID Has Really United Us'For many U.S. service members deployed in the Middle East, there'll be no festive Thanksgiving lunch on Thursday. Instead, they're practicing strict social distancing, and stuck with take-out meals.
No Balloons, No Bars: New Yorkers Kick Off Holiday Season Like No Other Without Usual Thanksgiving Eve TraditionsIt was uncharacteristically quiet on West 77th Street on Wednesday night. It's usually where the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons are inflated, but this year, both the parade and the balloon inflation are being done without crowds.
Workers, Volunteers Help Distribute Food To Hundreds Of Families In HarlemCanned goods and turkeys were just some of the items handed out to help spread a little cheer.
Long Island Turkey Farms Booming, Say Many Customers Looking For Smaller Birds This YearLong Island growers say roaming and foraging outdoors improves the turkeys' flavor, delivering a more tender eating experience. 
Siblings Honor Mother Who Died From COVID-19 By Helping To Feed Those In Need On ThanksgivingTheir mother died in May from COVID-19 at the age of 75. She battled the virus for almost two months.
Should Politics Be On The Discussion Menu On Thanksgiving? Experts Weigh InGetting ready to gather virtually with family on Thursday? How will you navigate inevitable conversations about the still-contentious election? Is politics simply to be avoided? Can it be?
'We're Together Whatever Way It Is': Families Finding Ways To Make Virtual Thanksgiving Work With COVID Cases Spiking Across CountryExperts say that coordination and cooperation is key.
Hundreds Of Vehicles Line Up For Thanksgiving Food Giveaway At Meadowlands YMCAAs many as 50,000 meals are expected to be distributed before Thanksgiving.
As Seniors Face Holidays In Isolation, Experts Warn Anxiety, Depression Can Be DeadlyJeffrey Reynolds, executive director of the Family and Children's Association, says check in daily with seniors and ask probing questions, such as "did you eat today," "how are you feeling today" and "were you able to jump into the shower?"
Health Experts: Don't Give In To Pressure To Host Or Attend In-Person Thanksgiving DinnersThe Centers for Disease Control and other health organizations are warning against travel this Thanksgiving during the coronavirus pandemic.
BronxWorks Helps Families Prepare For Thanksgiving At Weekly Food PantryThey selected items they needed to prepare meals for their families and were given a coupon to buy a fresh turkey.