NEW YORK (CBS New York) – Macy’s 95th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade will return in person on Thursday after the pandemic forced the event to return to a televised-only audience last year. Preparations were underway Wednesday on the Upper West Side, where the giant balloons came to life. READ MORE:Read More →

The story at a glance The much-loved balloons in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade haven’t always been successful in their annual battle against streetlights and strong gusts of wind. Deflated balloons have injured spectators several times in the parade’s nearly 100-year history. Some balloon characters have themselves been injured. For some,Read More →

For some, the best part of Thanksgiving is spending time with loved ones or eating their favorite fall treats without counting calories. For others, it’s a procession of inflatable structures the size of three-story buildings through some of Manhattan’s most recognizable streets. Thousands of spectators are expected to throng theRead More →

For the most part, Kaashi is the seat of the gods, one sees colorful throngs of pilgrims, a vast sacred landscape and climactic end-of-life ceremonies in the undulating ganga while navigating its crowded streets, unfolding like a production of Broadway and a costume drama. all at once. Many scholars, literaryRead More →

DICKSON CITY, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Mike Trevorah, also known as “That Balloon Guy”, brings smiles to drivers facing obstacles in our area’s construction zones by crafting balloon animals. Many drivers are annoyed when their trip is delayed due to construction work and detours. Meet “That Balloon Guy”, a CenturyRead More →

November 10, 2021 — Biosensors International Group Ltd., developer and manufacturer of innovative medical devices, announced the results of the BIO-RISE CHINA study, sponsored by its sister company, JW Medical Systems Ltd. (Shangdong, China). BIO-RISE CHINA is a multicenter, randomized, controlled superiority trial conducted at 10 centers across China underRead More →

According to the FAA, “benefits of the proposed rule include increased safety of commercial balloon operations through reduced risk of accidents, fatalities, and injuries caused by medically impaired balloon pilots.” Calls for changes to medical standards stemmed from a 2016 fatal crash in Lockhart, Texas, that killed 16 people, includingRead More →

COLOMBIA — Family and friends gathered Monday at Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church in Columbia to remember Cassandra Shafer. I’m here at Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist in Columbia for a ball release for Cassandra Shafer. She was hit and killed late Saturday night while crossing Highway 63. @KOMUnews —Read More →

Mike and Chris Lacy, left, watch the balloon launch during a morning mass ascent at the 2021 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, (Adria Malcolm for the Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal Attendance for the 2021 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is down 9.5% from the 2019 fiesta, according to recentlyRead More →

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NATCHEZ — Many in the Miss-Lou saw nearly 40 different hot air balloons fly during the 36and Annual Natchez Hot Air Balloon Festival just two weeks ago, but for students at Robert Lewis Magnet School, the fun didn’t stop there. Kurt Vitense, a pilot from St. Peters Missouri who boughtRead More →

LAX’s jetpack man might not be Iron Man after all. The Federal Aviation Administration and Federal Bureau of Investigation, which reviewed three separate jetpack sightings over Los Angeles International Airport, said the balloons were “a working theory” for the sightings in a statement to USA TODAY. An American Airlines pilotRead More →