Macy's, Other Major Retailers Remain Closed On Thanksgiving As Shoppers Look Ahead To Black FridayIt's a big change from 2019, when crowds rushed into Macy's at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
Give Thanks: Long Islanders Share What They Are Thankful For After This Challenging YearWhether alone at the table this year, gathered with close family for a scaled-down celebration, or maybe a virtual conversation in front of computers and tablets, the shared feeling is gratitude. 
Macy's Keeping Holiday Magic Alive With COVID-Safe Thanksgiving Day Parade: 'Some Lightness To Some Heavy Times'The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade had the usual trappings of floats and musical performances, but no crowds. 
Prominent Chef Peter Kelly Helps Serve Thanksgiving Meals To Yonkers Public Housing, Where He Grew UpFrom the turkey, to all the fixings, this is definitely not your average charity Thanksgiving meal. It comes with a heaping cup of talent.
COVID Survivor Thankful For 'Second Chance In Life' After Near-Death Battle With DiseaseHe's an active 60-year-old with no pre-existing conditions, yet for him, COVID was unrelenting. 
Bowery Mission Says Thanksgiving Meal Giveaway Is More Important Than Ever With More People Struggling During PandemicInstead of gathering inside, guests all received their meals in to-go containers and headed to nearby tents to eat.
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.
Despite COVID Warnings, Many Still Traveling This Thanksgiving: 'There's Nothing That's Going To Stop Me From Seeing My Family'So far, the number of travelers is down, but above what health experts are recommending as COVID cases continue to spike around the nation.
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.