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Winter Storm Bears Down On Northeast

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN and RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — A strong winter storm slammed the Northeast with stiff winds and punishing cold on Thursday, dumping nearly 2 feet of snow in parts of...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 7

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Ice: Priorities Ice is not soft and peaceful like its sister snow. Ice is loud, stinging, and dangerous. We get a lot of ice in Pennsylvania. And ...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 3

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Snow: Silence No matter where you live, winter is generally epitomized by snow. For those of us lucky enough to experience snow, we know that it br...

Ice And Snow Interfere With Holiday Travel

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 12.21.2013 | Travel

CHICAGO (AP) — A storm with a 2,000-mile footprint threatened to frustrate Christmas travelers from Texas to Nova Scotia with a little of everything...

Connecting Through Food During the Festive Season and Beyond

Georgie Smith | Posted 02.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Georgie Smith

Tis the season to give back. Lets embrace it beyond the season, and seek every opportunity to give a little of our selves by creating a welcoming setting and cooking a meal that makes us remember our favorite food experience as a child.

Snow Blankets Parts Of New England

AP | RIK STEVENS | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Crews worked through the night to clear roads in time for the morning commute Wednesday and school was canceled or starting lat...

Prepare to Hit the Best Slopes in America With This Winter Powder Guide

Roadtrippers | Posted 02.15.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

There's nothing quite like the feeling of strapping on some skis, jumping on the lift, and taking a deep breath before you barrel down a mountain just a little faster than you're comfortable with.

Snow Storm Piles On Northeast U.S.

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 12.15.2013 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — At this rate, the Northeast will be tired of winter before winter even arrives. Another shot of wintry weather moved through...

Snowstorm Socks Northeast

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 12.14.2013 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A fast-moving storm expected to drop a foot of snow or more in the Northeast over the weekend moved into the region Saturday ...

Snow Dance

Jana Lee Frazier | Posted 02.12.2014 | Good News
Jana Lee Frazier

Maybe, instead of bracing against the blizzard, we could learn to embrace it, relax into the surprisingly rich heart of the storm.

Artist Walks Miles Through The Snow To Create Mesmerizing Landscape Art

Posted 12.12.2013 | Arts

Forget the paintbrushes, forget the canvas, forget the pencils and charcoal and pastels. All you need to make a mesmerizing artwork are your own two f...

Kate Sheppard

Can Cutting Down Trees Actually Help Save The Planet?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

It may sound antithetical to what we usually hear about climate change, but cutting down some trees could actually be a good thing for our environment...

5 Game Changing Skis for 2014

Liftopia | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

With every new ski season comes new technologies that promise to let you skip the bunny hill and fly down the slopes in bigger and cooler ways.

Bizarre Discoveries Made In Snow

www.weather.com | Posted 02.09.2014 | Weird News

From Ötzi to the Siberian Queen, check out some of history's more fascinating frozen discoveries....

CHART: Which Costs More, Snow Or Insomnia?

CNBC | Posted 12.10.2013 | Business

CNBC: Millions of Americans might miss work Tuesday because of a snow storm expected to dump up to six inches of snow across the northeastern United ...

Snow!

| Posted 02.09.2014 | New York

By Trevor Kapp MIDTOWN — Only 99 days 'til spring! For now, though, New Yorkers are bracing themselves for the first real snowfall of the winter. ...

Government Workers Get Snow Day In D.C.

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow Tuesday and government workers and students in the DC area ...

Storm Brings Snow, Ice, Crashes

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Ed Waters Jr. | Posted 02.08.2014 | Green

Nearly 8 inches of snow fell Sunday in parts of Frederick County, according to the National Weather Service, and sleet and icy conditions are forecast...

LOOK: These 13 Snowy Scenes That Show The Best Side Of Winter

Posted 12.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Winter has yet to officially begin and the long dark days, slushy streets and chilly temps have already gotten to us. Tempting as it may be to crawl u...

Powerful Winter Storm Bears Down On Eastern U.S.

AP | Associated Press | Posted 12.08.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — A powerful storm system that spread hazardous snow, sleet and freezing rain widely across the nation's midsection rumbled toward t...

Winter Is Coming (But It's Okay If You Don't Want It To)

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 02.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

We don't have to pretend to enjoy the winter if spring is our preference, but what if we could consciously embrace the season, understanding it is a prerequisite -- a rite of passage -- for the spring to follow.

Ski Area Environmental Sustainability Efforts

Liftopia | Posted 02.05.2014 | Green
Liftopia

Protecting the environment is important to a lot of ski areas (as well as to most of their customers), and many have taken steps to reduce their energy consumption, increase recycling, and improve their overall environmental sustainability.

A Treatise on the Cold

Mawuena Akyea | Posted 02.01.2014 | Black Voices
Mawuena Akyea

Why does it seem that Africans always migrate to cold-ass places? There is a huge Somali population in Minnesota, the Bronx might as well rename itself little Ghana, Ethiopians do their thing in DC and I'm from Wisconsin. Did we all just miss the memo on Miami and L.A?

First Snow

Carissa K | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Carissa K

Pilgrims, pumpkins and holly jolly. For that brief moment, the first snow stopped meaning wet shoes, messy floors and runny noses and instead I allowed myself to see it through my children's eyes. To the kids the first snow meant surprise, smiles, imagination and bright-eyed wonder.

It's Snowing!

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel

Yup, it's snowing. Many spots on the East Coast got a quick preview of winter today, as a November cold front from Canada brought Arctic air down to t...