Whats Labor Day in Brooklyn without oxtails, roti, sugar cane and coconuts, says Evelyn Cooper, a Trinidadian native who sells the popular fare every year at the New York Caribbean Carnival Parade.

And just because this years parade is canceled again over coronavirus concerns, dont expect Cooper to stay at home with her specialties.

Were not happy about it at all, Cooper, 72, said Thursday. But people are still going to come out.

Whats Labor Day in Brooklyn without oxtails, roti, sugar cane and coconuts, says Evelyn Cooper, a Trinidadian native who sells the popular fare every year at the New York Caribbean Carnival Parade.

And just because this years parade is canceled again over coronavirus concerns, dont expect Cooper to […]

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