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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1010 WINS Newsroom
May 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Macy's Inc. executive confirmed the company's plan to build a skyscraper on top of its flagship store in Manhattan. A report from Macy's Inc. has been working on a plan to build a skyscraper for over a year. “We hope to walk out of 2019 with a plan that we’re...
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Kent Miller
May 02, 2019 - 3:19 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- Macy's 4th of July Fireworks have a new home this year: the Brooklyn Bridge, the company announced Thursday afternoon. The 25-minute display of fireworks -- the country's largest 4th of July pyrotechnic celebration -- will be launched from the Brooklyn Bridge and four barges...
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