Posted July 2, 2019 at 5:03 am
Apparently, a closeup view of the fireworks is now an elitist activity. For the first time in recent memory, local residents will not be allowed to watch the Macy’s 4th of July fireworks from the esplanade of the Two Bridges waterfront. The annual tradition of incendiaries is back by the Brooklyn Bridge for the first […]
Posted June 22, 2011 at 6:18 am
At roughly 9 pm last night, thunderous thudding pounded the downtown area, enough to draw crowds onto the streets. What was it?
Posted October 4, 2010 at 6:28 am
Last night, downtowners were treated to a fireworks display courtesy of the Association of Indians in America. Mortars were fired from Pier 15 at the South Street Seaport to honor the start of the 19th Commonwealth Games, held this year in Delhi.
Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:35 pm
Yesterday was the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, the year of the tiger. Thousands gathered in the tight quarters of Sara D. Roosevelt Park (basketball court in the functioning half of Hester Street Playground) to kick off the celebration with a bang. Indeed, it was the annual New Year’s Day Firecracker Ceremony, a […]