Social Distancing, Mask Rules In Effect For Beachgoers Eager To Celebrate July 4th In New York, New JerseyLots of folks were taking advantage of the good weather at Asbury Park in New Jersey.
New York City Expands Open Streets Program To Give Restaurants More Room For Outdoor DiningThe closed streets give pedestrians more room to walk, and restaurants can put tables out both on the sidewalk and in the street.
Protesters Continue Fight For Racial Justice Over Holiday Weekend At 'Confronting July 4th' March In BrooklynDemonstrators started at Fort Greene Park and made their way to Prospect Park.
Chatham, N.J. Brings July 4th Parade To Residents After 12-Year-Old Girl's Suggestion To MayorEmma Zapata served as the honorary Grand Marshall of the Chatham Borough parade.
Joey Chestnut Breaks Record, Putting Away 75 Hot Dogs In Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating ContestEating champion Joey Chestnut spoke with CBS2's Steve Overmyer shortly after winning his 13th Yellow Mustard Belt.
July 4th, 2020: Celebrations, Protests, Social Distance Mark An Independence Day Like None OtherA discussion of July 4th with Louise Stevenson, professor of History and American Studies at Franklin & Marshall College.
Food Trucks, Concessions Offering Online Ordering At Long Island Beaches, Pools Over Holiday WeekendSome poolside vendors will now offer lobster and elaborate ethnic foods.
Bombers, Fighter Jets Will Fly Over NYC For U.S. Military's July 4th CelebrationIt's part of the U.S. Military's event called "Salute to the Great Cities of the American Revolution."
Keep Your Eyes On The Skies: City-Sanctioned Fireworks Displays Begin Across The 5 BoroughsThe city is not announcing where in order to prevent people from showing up due to the coronavirus pandemic, but many can still enjoy the light show.
Nathan's 4th Of July Hot Dog Eating Contest Will Go Forward With Relish, But No CrowdsContestants will compete with COVID-19 safety measures in place. There will only five eaters at a time this year, instead of the usual 15.
Only On CBS2: Army Veteran's Missing Dog Follows His Nose HomeA Long Island woman heard about the family's plight on social media and connected them with a professional pet tracker.
Army Veteran's Dog Goes Missing After Being Scared By Fourth Of July FireworksThe family told CBS2 Tango got spooked by the loud noise and sprinted right out of the yard just before 8 p.m.
Veterans Receive Well-Deserved Celebration At NYC's Fourth Of July SpectacularAs the nation celebrates its freedom, we honor the people who fought for that right.
Macy's Fireworks Spectacular Lights Up The Fourth Of July With Stunning New DisplayAround 70,000 shells and effects were launched from barges along the river and more than 100 positions on the Brooklyn Bridge
Beach Goers Pack The Jersey Shore To Beat The Heat This 4th Of JulyCBS2’s Meg Baker spoke with beach goers in Manasquan, as they unpacked chairs, umbrellas and coolers for a day of fun in the sun.