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Snow Angel

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 02.26.2015 | Impact
Jack Schimmelman

When I speak with friends and note their despair about the state of the planet, I remind them that we are not inherently evil doers as some would conclude during these very dark times when heads are literally rolling; the results of a distortion of faith.

Another Fierce Storm Takes Aim At Eastern U.S.

Reuters | Posted 02.22.2015 | Green

(Updates forecasts from National Weather Service, adds airport delays) By Victoria Cavaliere Feb 21 (Reuters) - A fresh...

13 Spring Garden Inspirations To Beat the Mid-Winter Freeze

Hometalk | Posted 02.20.2015 | HuffPost Home

Take a break from staring sadly outside at a cold, white landscape, and feast your eyes on some spring-tastic gardening ideas, for green-thumbs, black-thumbs, and all thumbs in between.

Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow

Martha Lufkin | Posted 02.17.2015 | Sports
Read More: Blizzard, Sports News
Martha Lufkin

With all the snow we've been having in Boston, I wanted to get outdoors to enjoy the beauty and challenges of winter, before spring arrives. After checking winter courses offered by outdoor challenge schools, I signed up for a week-long snowshoeing course offered by Outdoor Fortitude.

Dear Boston, Mind Your Mannahs!

Wendy Francis | Posted 02.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Francis

All that collective goodwill we Bostonians have exhibited during these last few weeks somehow got buried in a snow bank outside the grocery store. You might even say, when it comes to grocery shopping, we've lost our collective mind

Thank You, Dr. Beverly Scott

Adam Kirk Edgerton | Posted 02.11.2015 | Politics
Adam Kirk Edgerton

Leave Dr. Scott alone, and show up and vote in your local elections if you actually care about fixing the MBTA. The voters have let the state legislature stagnate, and now we are reaping the consequences of our fatal disinterest.

Surviving the Winter Waiting Game

Rebecca Joseph | Posted 02.09.2015 | College
Rebecca Joseph

This is a time of agonized waiting for many high school seniors. They have submitted their college applications and supporting materials. Now their fate lies in the hands of admissions officers who are busily reading through applications.

Fight Cold-Weather Blues and Blahs With a Wintervention

Mary Buchan | Posted 02.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Mary Buchan

I've never understood why so many coats and raincoats are beige or gray or black. Who wants to blend in when it's bleak outside? Think of colors that brighten your mood and pull them into your wardrobe and your work environment. A bright scarf. A green plant. A polka dot pattern. You might be surprised how far a pop of color can go.

New England Braces For Another Storm, Maybe A Foot Of Snow

AP | BOB SALSBERG | Posted 02.07.2015 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Winter-weary New England saw more snow flurries on Saturday and braced for several days of heavy snowfall, possibly totaling a foot or...

Snowstorm Etiquette: 6 Tips to Keep Your Cool in Challenging Times

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 02.06.2015 | New York
Jacqueline Whitmore

5. Be a gracious guest. If you're invited to stay in someone's home, always ask permission before you bring your pets, friends, family or anyone else for that matter.

Shoveling Snow Just Got Easier And A Lot More Fun

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.04.2015 | HuffPost Home

Shoveling snow can be a great workout, but it's also a little time-consuming and labor intensive. Joshua Jordan, a West Virginia magician -- or ill...

Three Photographers Braved NYC's "Snowpocalypse" To Capture These Awesome Images

DL Cade | Posted 02.04.2015 | New York
DL Cade

It's oddly silent in Manhattan tonight. Snow falls in sheets on deserted roads as January 26th becomes January 27th, and only the occasional pedestria...

Climate Change This Week: The Midwest Threat, Green Money Flows, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.11.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. "whether an event is caused by climate change ... is the wrong ques...

Oh Boston, You're My Home

Rumni Saha | Posted 02.02.2015 | Good News
Rumni Saha

I quickly realized how lucky we are to live in a place where nature's fury forces us to take a break from work and condemns us to the comforts of our homes.

A Winter's Tale

David S. Simon | Posted 03.29.2015 | Good News
David S. Simon

The weathercaster spiritualists with their end of the world, do or dire predictions and their hovered over, proprietary crystal snow balls, had it wrong.

Storm Juno: I May Never See a Traffic-Free Times Square Again

Mich Cardin | Posted 03.30.2015 | New York
Mich Cardin


Cuomo And De Blasio Defend New York City's Storm Response

AP | By JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 03.30.2015 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) — They appeared to be scenes from a frozen apocalypse. Streets across the nation's largest city were empty, the only mo...

'Green News Report' -- January 27, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.29.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hits, misses and hype in a not-so-historic Blizzard 2015!; The influenc...

6 Dating Ideas for a Snowstorm

Julie Spira | Posted 03.29.2015 | Style
Julie Spira

If you can make it to his or her home, bundle up and go outside to build a snowman or make a snow angel. It's playful and will bring you back to your youth. In between, indulge with a snowball fight or two.

The Blizzard of '78

Tom Shillue | Posted 03.29.2015 | Comedy
Tom Shillue

So Winter Storm Juno is upon us. Or is it #BlizzardOf2015? Whatever we call it, it cannot possibly compete with The Blizzard of '78, the legendary Nor...

13 Photos (And One Tweet) That Show How Underwhelming NYC's Snow Storm Was

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.27.2015 | Comedy

It was supposed to be "very fast and very hard," "worse than we have ever seen before," "potentially historic," and generally terrifying. For the publ...

A Blizzard Couldn't Stop These People From Helping Those In Need

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 01.27.2015 | Impact

For some New Yorkers, Monday's blizzard conditions meant braving the cold for the sake of others who needed some help. Although the winter storm f...

Why Does it Snow?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 03.29.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo



Margaret H. Freydberg | Posted 03.29.2015 | Arts
Margaret H. Freydberg

It takes courage to see beauty / in a world spread deep and silent...

Backlash Against Forecasters Following NYC Blizzard Bust

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN and GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 03.29.2015 | Green

In the wild world of winter weather, location is everything, which New York and Massachusetts learned too well Tuesday. Small last-minu...