July 4

Fireworks barge
Juliet Papa
Juliet Papa
June 28, 2019 - 1:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The Brooklyn Bridge will be the centerpiece of the Macy’s fireworks spectacular this Independence Day. Preparations for the July 4 show are beginning as four barges are being loaded up on Staten Island. Over 70,000 shells and effects will be fired from the barges from below...
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Macy's fireworks in 2016
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Andrew Weber
June 04, 2019 - 7:52 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS ) — The annual Macy's Independence Day fireworks will return to the historic Brooklyn Bridge this July. Macy's fireworks celebration will consist of more than 70,000 shells and effects launched from the bridge and four barges near Pier 17 in the Seaport District. The 43rd annual...
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Trump July 4
Twitter/@realDonaldTrump
February 24, 2019 - 2:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he'll host a July Fourth celebration at the Lincoln Memorial. And though the event he's calling "A Salute to America" is months away, he's boasting it'll be one of the city's biggest Independence Day gatherings ever. Here's what seems to be known: Trump...
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