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New York Blizzard

The Perfect Page-Turners To Turn Your Snow Day Into A Staycation

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 01.26.2015 | Books

Snowstorms unquestionably create a massive hassle for many -- the entire region grinding to a halt can have real ramifications, especially if your bos...

Ben Walsh

Here's Why Uber Is Tripling Prices During A State Of Emergency | Ben Walsh | Posted 01.26.2015 | Business

Uber announced Monday that it won't charge riders more than about three times its normal fare during "Winter Storm Juno," the blizzard hitting the Nor...

Here Are All The Other Times New York City Has Been 'Crippled' By Snow

The Huffington Post | Jan Diehm | Posted 01.26.2015 | Green

Winter storm Juno could rank among New York City's biggest snowstorms, with forecasts predicting 18-24 inches of snow. The "crippling and potential...

How We're Spending Our Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn & Ross Luippold | Posted 01.03.2014 | Comedy

If you're spending your snow day any more productively than us, you're wasting this opportunity. ...

Winter Storm Bears Down On Northeast U.S.

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 03.03.2014 | Green

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Light snow was falling Thursday in parts of the Northeast as a winter storm bore down on the region, promising significant sn...

Lawsuit Filed By Relatives Of Woman Who Died In Blizzard Tossed

AP | Posted 09.08.2013 | Crime

NEW YORK -- A judge has tossed a lawsuit filed by relatives of a woman who died while waiting two hours for an ambulance after a blizzard paralyzed Ne...

Matt Sledge

Facing Snowstorm, National Grid President Reassures: 'The Damage Has Been Repaired' | Matt Sledge | Posted 02.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Political leaders and utility companies in New York City prepared for a nasty winter snowstorm Friday afternoon that could knock out power...

Ben Hallman

Beaten, Battered Rockaways Brace For 'Nemo' | Ben Hallman | Posted 02.08.2013 | New York

For Donald Lawrence, the news that a winter storm is barrelling down on his New York beachfront community means that the immediate task ahead of him j...

Snow Headed For New York Wednesday!

Posted 02.28.2012 | New York

After months of unseasonably warm temperatures, the tri-state area is gearing up for a wintry mess of heavy snow and freezing rain on Wednesday. 3...

NYC Probe Finds No Evidence Of Blizzard Slowdown

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 08.03.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — In the days after a December blizzard paralyzed New York City, residents upset with the slow pace of the cleanup were further enraged...

This Is What Happens When Those Mountains Of Snow Melt

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The mountains of snow that have covered the Northeastern landscape for the past month and a half are finally melting, revealing oozin...

UPS Purgatory

Jeremiah Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jeremiah Moss

What's wrong with New York City UPS? Try tracking down your errant package at one of their customer service centers and you'll soon find out.

WATCH: Found Film Blizzard Mystery Deepens

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Filmmaker Todd Bieber found an undeveloped roll of film in the snow on December 30th, 2010, after the mega-blizzard hit NYC. So he did what any curiou...

PHOTOS: Finding The Beauty In A Snow Day On Brooklyn Street Art

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(Via: Brooklyn Street Art) New Yorkers woke up today to find our city covered in snow again - this has been happening a lot, people. No schools, no bu...

Subway Passengers Stranded For Four Hours

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It all started when about 100 straphangers boarded a Brooklyn-bound D train at 59th Street in Midtown at about midnight. Little did the passengers kn...

City Declares Weather Emergency, Again

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg has declared a weather emergency as forecasts call for 8 to 12 inches of snow. Bloomberg caught plenty of heat when the city decline...

Was There Really A Blizzard Slowdown?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Hard evidence proving that an intentional work slowdown took place during the brutal December snow storm that rocked New York has been tough to come b...

Dead Woman's Family Sues City Over Blizzard Response

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A woman who says her mother could still be alive if it weren't for New York's poor response to a Christmas weekend blizzard plans to ...

BLOG WATCH: Images Of The 'Beautiful Brooklyn Blizzard,' On My Modern Met

My Modern Metropolis | Posted by Alice on January 6, 2011 at 10:00am | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The day after Christmas, New York was hit with a massive snowstorm that blanketed parts of the state with nearly two feet of snow. Its sixth-worst on ...

Arts Lust: The Otterness Blizzard

Allan M. Jalon | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Allan M. Jalon

In the early January of 2005, I took a long walk in a blizzard to look at sculpture. This recent blizzard reminded me entirely of that adventure.

WATCH: Guy Skis 40mph Down Park Avenue

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The great blizzard of 2010 produced a surprising amount of art, including two documentary short films that are actually worth watching. The snowpocal...

A First: The Snowstorm That Nearly Shut Down New York

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — When nearly 2 feet of thick snow fell across the city the day after Christmas, New Yorkers did what they usually do: move forward, co...

Religious Schools: 'Snow Days' and the Dual Curriculum

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Shira Hirschman Weiss

Despite questions that linger about academic performance and how canceled days and fewer hours impact it, teachers, parents, students, analysts and I agree on one key point: Safety is paramount.

The Politics of Mayor Bloomberg's Snow Removal Response

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Danny Groner

There is such an uproar over the snowy residue that some believe the storm could grow political. So where has Mayor Bloomberg gone wrong?

Frustation & Anger Overwhelm New York-Area Passengers (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

It's been three days since the blizzard hit New York City and, as Huffington Post Travel has reported, thousands of passengers are still delayed with ...