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Snowmageddon 2016

Nathan S. Sanders | Posted 01.24.2017 | Comedy
Nathan S. Sanders

It's important always to have all the proper supplies when being besieged by God's Ice Bucket Challenge. I'd recommend an ice scraper or a mixtape to get the ice off your windows, a portable battery charger for your phone in case you get stuck in the snow, snacks and maybe some matches in case you break down and have to light yourself or your friends on fire for heat.

New York Incarnation: 2015

Danielle Wolffe | Posted 04.28.2015 | New York
Danielle Wolffe

New Yorkers may seem disconnected. In actuality, though, it takes amazing stores of inner fortitude to exist in these self-contained worlds. People are accustomed to themselves and each other on levels people living far apart just aren't. They cannot isolate or hide from each other here.

Sledageddon: Plastic Sled Mess of Central Park

Chana Widawski | Posted 04.04.2015 | Green
Chana Widawski

It was a warzone. A plastic battlefield. Shards of plastic were strewn about, peppering the snow-covered slopes with colorful bits of rubble, edges sharp as knives. Debris of all shapes and sizes in scattered piles atop the hill overlooked the shattered wreckage down below. It was a plastic wasteland.

Looking Down On The Snow Storm In New York City

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.04.2015 | Green

The snow may not have been as bad in some parts of the Northeast as forecasters predicted, but New York City was still blanketed with a nice dusting o...

This Is What New York Looks Like Without All The People Thanks To Snowstorm Juno

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.27.2015 | Travel

Winter Storm Juno hit New York City Monday night, but the "potentially historic" snowfall Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke of kinda forgot to make a showing...

LOOK: NYC Is Basically One Frozen Pile Of Trash Right Now

Posted 02.18.2014 | Green

It. Won't. Stop. Snowing. In. New. York. City. And because it won't stop snowing, the Department of Sanitation is too busy collecting snow to col...

Here Comes Snow

| Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

By Trevor Kapp MIDTOWN — Here we go again. A winter storm warning is in effect Tuesday as Manhattan prepares for up to 10 inches of snow. Brooklyn...

Nine Inches Of Snow, Schools Closed In NYC

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner and Trevor Kapp NEW YORK CITY — Public schools were closed Friday morning after a snowstorm dumped as many as nine inches of s...

Snowstorm De Blasio's First Test As New York City Mayor

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Jess Wisloski and James Fanelli NEW YORK CITY — Bill de Blasio's first big test as mayor could come as early as Thursday — courtesy of Mothe...

Snow Over It: Storm Creates A Mess For Morning Commuters

| Posted 03.08.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — Snow began blanketing the city early Friday morning, making for a messy rush-hour co...

New York Snowstorm

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.10.2013 | New York
Jeff Danziger


When The Worst Of The Blizzard Will Hit

| Posted 02.09.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — The first snow began to blanket New York City Friday morning, but forecasters warn...

Nature Accomplishes What Politics Won't

Gernot Wagner | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green
Gernot Wagner

How many more extreme weather events will it take for us to realize that it may be better to have an orderly decrease in emissions through predictable laws rather than wildly disruptive natural disasters?

Bloomberg: Cautionary Tale

Edward Flattau | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Edward Flattau

Temporarily lost in the bad publicity was Bloomberg's professed goal to make New York City the first environmentally sustainable metropolis.

Car Suicide Buried In Snow Discovered A Week Later

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last week's storm buried thousands of cars in more than a foot of snow. New Yorkers pass by dozens every day without thinking twice about them. But a...

INFO: MTA Schedule Update

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

SUBWAYS: All subways service is running, except for the Franklin Ave shuttle. All work has been suspended. METRO NORTH: Some slight changes to Metro...

WATCH: Does This Canister Of Film Found During Blizzard Belong To You?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Filmmaker Todd Bieber was looking for adventure. So he took out his old skis and went skiing in Prospect Park after the 2010 blizzard. Along the way, ...

SNL And The New Yorker Spoof Mayor Bloomberg (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's an exciting week for Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Because of the city's high-profile snow storm during Christmas (and the city's botched response to ...

EMS Chief Demoted After Delayed Storm Response

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK - The chief of the Fire Department of New York's Emergency Medical Service Command has been replaced amid investigations into the city's resp...

Was Sanitation Absence During Blizzard A Budget Protest?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Federal prosecutors are looking into allegations that sanitation workers sabotaged the city's response to blizzard, a law enforcement official...

NYC Blizzard: A Great Deterrent Against Violent Crime

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It seems that all it takes to keep criminals at bay is a record-breaking blizzard that cripples the city. During the recent Christmastime blizzard-sn...

Sanitation Department To Pick Up Half Of Giant Garbage Mounds

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's been a rough week for city's sanitation department. During one of the worst blizzards in the city's history, 720 of the city's sanitation workers...

Large Piles Of Garbage Save Jumper From Suicide Attempt

| Jordan Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- One man's trash is another man's ... safety net? A Hell's Kitchen man's suicide attempt was foiled Sunday afternoon when a huge pile of ...

720 Sanitation Workers Called In Sick Last Week | GINGER ADAMS OTIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It was a real snow job. Between 660 and 720 Sanitation workers called in sick for the cleanup of last week's blizzard -- more than double the usual...