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04.14.14 Andy Cush

After five long years in exile on the Hudson, New York City’s Fourth of July fireworks show is returning to its rightful home in the East River, giving Queens and Brooklyn residents a view of the proceedings. Back in 2012, when Bill de Blasio was public advocate, he pushed for the show’s relocation, and today, […]

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07.05.13 Aymann Ismail

The annual Macy’s fireworks show took place last night and as much as we’d like for the department store chain to alternate the display between the Hudson River and East River — so Brooklyn doesn’t get jerked every year — holding the spectacle on Manhattan’s West Side certainly has its perks, especially when your offices […]

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07.03.13 Nate Cepis

News Vines is ANIMAL’s reoccurring series in which we retell current events in six-seconds or less. In this edition, Usher “curates” Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show in New York. #NewsVines: Usher "Curates" Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks https://t.co/SqRWrxnzRk — ANIMALNewYork (@ANIMALNewYork) July 3, 2013 […]

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07.04.12 Laura Perlongo & Blaise Cepis

Found it: 360 Broadway (between Franklin and Leonard) New York, New York 10013 Why we went in: To find out if Uncle Sam is gay. Inside: American employees who party. Ray (above, in red) hangs tail from the rafters. Jean Pierre (in stripes) takes pics. Didn’t talk about Sam’s extracurriculars. 1. America, make a statement […]

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