One of the busiest days of the year for bars has become an empty echo of the holiday, and many bar owners worry about survival. CBS2's John Dias reports.
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Coronavirus Turns St. Patrick's Day Celebration Into More UncertaintyOne of the busiest days of the year for bars has become an empty echo of the holiday, and many bar owners worry about survival. CBS2's John Dias reports.
St. Patrick's Day Mass LivestreamedSt. Patrick's Cathedral will hold a St. Patrick's Day mass, but it will not be open to the public. Instead, it's being livestreamed on the cathedral's website.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Postpones St. Patrick's Day ParadeAs concerns about the coronavirus spread, for the first time ever the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will not happen in New York City - and other large gathering and institutions are following suit. CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Coronavirus Update: Fate Of This Year's NYC St. Patrick's Parade UnclearCoronavirus is causing drama for a big city parade that in the past hour or so that went from happening, to not happening, and now it's in limbo. St. Patricks Day parade organizers called the CBS2 newsroom to say the parade is off, then called back minutes later to amend that and now the decision is pending. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Miss Staten Island Banned From Staten Island St. Patrick's Day ParadeNot long after Miss Staten Island Madison L'Insalata came out as bisexual she said she was banned from the Staten Island St. Patrick's Day Parade. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports
Dyker Heights Home, Empire State Building Light Up For Valentine's DayA home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, was decorated in red lights to mark Valentine's Day, and the Empire State Building had a red dynamic heartbeat.
Times Square Hosting Valentine's Day Weddings, ProposalsThe "crossroads of the world" is celebrating the holiday with a day of weddings and proposals in the heart of Manhattan. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Unique Valentine's IdeasIn case you forgot, a friendly reminder Valentine's Day is tomorrow, and it's not too late to get your hands on a unique gift. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock has more.
New Jersey Students Make Valentine's Day Cards For VeteransChildren at Westmoreland Elementary School in Fair Lawn made Valentine's Day cards for U.S. veterans. New Jersey Congressman Josh Gottheimer pitched in to help. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Baking Sweet Treats For The One You Love On Valentine's DayWith Valentine’s Day fast approaching, you may want to make some sweet treats for your sweetheart. Edan Leshnick, head pastry chef at Breads Bakery, has a recipe that’s a sweet seasonal twist on a classic pastry.
Gem Expert Shows How To Pick The Perfect DiamondDiamonds come in all shapes and sizes – and price points. Gemological Science International president Debbie Azar has some advice.
Valentine's Day Offers For Love BirdsValentine's Day is a week away, and several fast food chains are celebrating in a unique way.
Lunar New Year Gala Held At Chelsea PiersThere was a celebration Thursday night at Chelsea Piers to celebrate the Lunar New Year. CBS2's own Cindy Hsu helped emcee the event, recognizing those who have helped advance social justice.
Serve Up A Dish Of Good Fortune For Lunar New YearChef Dale Talda of Goosefeather shows how to make a Prosperity Salad for Lunar New Year. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas and Cindy Hsu report.
Queens Residents Celebrate Lunar New YearThousands of Queens residents rang in the Year of the Rat on Saturday, lining a parade route stretching down Union Street; CBSN New York's Dave Carlin reports.
Millions Getting Ready To Celebrate Lunar New YearLunar New Year starts Saturday and millions are getting ready around the world; CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
The Best Lunar New Year Celebration Events In QueensJohn Choe, executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce in Queens, shares plans for the Lunar New Year celebrations, including the traditional red envelopes containing coupons and business cards to support local merchants. CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge reports.
New Yorkers Prepare To Join In Lunar New Year CelebrationsLunar New Year kicks off Saturday and millions are getting ready to celebrate the Year of the Rat around the world. CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports.
Area Residents Remember Legacy Of MLK Jr.Events were held all over the Tri-State Area on Monday as Americans remembered Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports
Paterson Church Recalls One Of Dr. King's Final SpeechesDr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave one of his last speeches at a church in Paterson, N.J., just before his fateful day in Memphis. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Brooklyn Academy Of Music Holds Annual Tribute To Dr. KingArtists, activists, elected leaders, and community members attended the Brooklyn Academy of Music's 34th annual celebration honoring Dr. Marthin Luther King Jr. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Legacy Of Service Celebrated On Martin Luther King Jr. DayThe nation celebrated the life and legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today. The civil rights leader and champion of equality would have turned 91 last week, reports CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas.
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated At BAMCivil rights leaders remembered in song and speeches at Brooklen's Academy of Music on Jan. 20, 2020. CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Village Of Hempstead Marks MLK Jr. Day With ParadeCivil rights, community and religious leaders came together for Long Island's oldest celebration of the iconic civil rights leader. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.