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Opa! Greek in NYC

An exploration of Greek culture in the Big Apple

The annual Greek Independence Day parade makes it's way through Manhattan's 5th avenue on Sunday.  This year's event celebrates the 190th anniversary of Greek independence from Turkish Rule.  The parade's a city tradition, dating back to 1938.

MTA Finally Quiets Subway Exhaust Fan In Queens

An exhaust fan that kept some Long Island City residents up at night is finally being quieted.

Special equipment is set to be installed on the fan along 50th Avenue the MTA has been using for several months to vent a nearby subway tunnel.  Queens Assemblyman Michael Gianaris says the fan is a major nuisance for residents of local high-rise apartments.