Rosh Hashanah Observed Differently This Year, But Rabbi Says Reflection More Important Than EverBecause of the coronavirus pandemic, the Jewish new year will be ushered in in a new way.
Paterson Says 'Thank You' To First Responders On Front Lines Of Coronavirus Pandemic With Labor Day LuncheonLive music, lunch and so much more were set up in the heart of the city as a "thank you" to those who got us through the worst of COVID-19.
West Indian Day Celebrations Kick Off With Back-To-School Drive, Virtual Music FestivalJ'Ouvert and the West Indian Day Parade usually attract more than one million people, but this year the events are canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Memorial Day 2020: Solemn Ceremonies Across Tri-State Take On New Tone Due To CoronavirusMemorial Day observances look a little different this year, but people across the Tri-State Area and the country are finding a way to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms.
Mayor De Blasio Defends Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Show, Despite Other CancelationsThe mayor announced the “show will go on” Wednesday, just days after canceling permits for all May and June events, including the 50th annual Pride March.
Social Media Roundup: Virtual Gatherings Help Loved Ones Stay Connected During HolidaysMany people are hitting nearly a month or more in quarantine, so they're turning to virtual gatherings to stay connected to friends and family - from singing to sharing a holiday meal together.
St. Patrick's Cathedral To Livestream Annual St. Patrick's Day Mass Amid Coronavirus OutbreakSt. Patrick’s Cathedral is still celebrating mass, but it will not be open to the public.
Serve Up A Dish Of Lunar New Year Good Fortune With Prosperity SaladWe're ushering in the Lunar New Year with a dish that's sure to bring good luck to everyone gathered around the table.
Thousands Start 2020 With A Splash At 116th Annual Coney Island Polar Bear PlungeNearly 4,000 people dressed in much less than what the cold weather calls for waited eagerly on Coney Island's boardwalk to jump into the Atlantic.
New Year’s Eve Revelers Crowd Times Square To Ring In 2020Hundreds of thousands of spectators will travel from near and far to score a front row seat, and roughly one billion people are expected to watch around the world.
Tips To Make Sure Your New Year's Eve Party Is One For The BooksIf you're hosting a New Year's Eve party, you want to go all out.
Science Teachers, Students Get Times Square New Year's StageYoung climate activists gained new prominence this year.
New Year Debate: Does The New Decade Start In 2020 Or 2021?As we prepare to ring in the year 2020, a decade debate is forming. Some people are arguing that we may actually be celebrating the start of the next ten years too soon.
How Do You Find The Best Post-Holiday Deals?The days following Christmas can be a sale shopper's dream. Here are some tips for scoring the best deals.
Shoppers Get Out Early For Returns, Post-Holiday Deals'Twas the day after Christmas and some shoppers were up extra early to to beat the rush on holiday returns.