Hometown Heroes Parade: Queens Dr. Teresa Amato Grateful For Light At End Of Tunnel After Dark And Difficult YearShe's one of the countless health care heroes who risked their own lives while trying to save others.
Hometown Heroes Parade: MTA Worker Kenneth Mendez Proud To Keep City Running During Uncertain DaysBefore the pandemic, Mendez said he was pretty much invisible to riders. But now, all of that has changed.
Photos: Hometown Heroes Ticker Tape ParadeWhile a parade may not be grand enough to honor these heroes, it’s a start.
Hometown Heroes Parade: How Fresh Direct Food Delivery Workers Helped Feed Neighbors In NeedSome of the first things that come to mind when we think of essentials are some of the most basic human needs, like food and water. 
Hometown Heroes Parade: Community Pharmacies Provided Care And Services While Facing Incredible ChallengesAs an essential service, community pharmacies have been on the front lines of the COVID crisis. 
How To Watch New York City's Hometown Heroes Ticker-Tape Parade Honoring Frontline WorkersTune in to CBS2, CBSN New York and CBSNewYork.com for team coverage starting at 11 a.m.
Union Says EMTs Will Boycott Hometown Heroes Ticker-Tape Parade WednesdayA total of 2,500 people will take part in the Hometown Heroes Parade, including 13 marching bands.
New York City To Hold July 7 'Hometown Heroes' Ticker Tape Parade For Health Care Workers, First Responders, Essential WorkersLast year, New Yorkers applauded from their windows to celebrate essential workers. This year, on July 7, they can celebrate in person.
Mayor: NYC Will Throw Ticker-Tape Parade For Coronavirus Heroes, Assemble Strategic Reserve Of SuppliesThe mayor said the reserve will include so-called "bridge" ventilators, face shields, surgical gowns and test kits.