De Blasio Names Members Of Commission That Will Review Statues, Plaques Across NYCThe group will offer opinions on issues surrounding public art, monuments and markers on city-owned property.
De Blasio Will March In Columbus Day Parade Despite Criticism Over Statue RemovalThe commission will review the statue of Christopher Columbus in Columbus Circle, among others.
Statue Returned To Greenwich Village Church After Theft Is Caught On CameraIn what has been called a Thanksgiving miracle, a statue has been returned to a Greenwich Village church weeks after it was stolen.
Mayor Says New Sculptor Will Fix Village's 'Scary' Lucille Ball StatueThe mayor of Lucille Ball's western New York hometown says he'll hire a new sculptor to "fix'' the village's much-maligned statue of the 1950s sitcom star after criticism of the public artwork drew worldwide attention.
Virgin Mary Statue Decapitated Outside L.I. Knights Of Columbus BranchSomeone cut the head off a statue of the Virgin Mary and left it lying on the ground at a Knights of Columbus chapter on Long Island, police said Thursday.
Tom Seaver Not About To Lobby For Statue At Citi FieldThere's a "Seaver entrance" on the Plaza level of Citi Field. That's great, but how about something befitting the greatest Mets player of all time?
110-Year-Old Statue Of General Sherman Given Golden Facelift He is 110-years-old and getting a facelift. CBS 2 was recently given a sneak peek at a masterpiece of public art in Manhattan that has been kept under wraps for long overdue work.
Brooklyn Cyclones To Rededicate Defiled Jackie Robinson StatueA statue of Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese that was vandalized with messages of hate earlier this month will be rededicated Monday, before the Brooklyn Cyclones take on the Staten Island Yankees.
Mariano Rivera Hopes Jackie Robinson Statue Vandals Will Be CaughtYankees closing pitcher Mariano Rivera has condemned the defilement of a Jackie Robinson statue outside MCU Park at Coney Island.
Jackie Robinson Statue Vandalized At Coney Island BallparkSomebody spray-painted swastikas and racist slurs on the statue which depicts Hall of Famers Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese in a famous pose from 1947.
Couple Donates Statue Of Jesus To Brooklyn Church To Replace Stolen FigurineThe original statue of the “Sacred Heart of Jesus” sat on a pedestal outside the rectory of Saints Peter and Paul Church for more than a decade before it was torn from its base in the middle of the night.
Hearts Are Broken: Statue Of Jesus Stolen From Williamsburg ChurchWho swiped their savior? That’s what members of one Brooklyn church are asking after a thief stole a statue of Jesus. People in the area said they can't believe someone would do something like that just days before Christmas.