Chris Olert

Sweltering Conditions Could Get Worse Before They Get BetterA heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.
Con Ed Plans $1 Billion In Post-Sandy Improvements For WestchesterFor electric customers north of the city, your utility hopes to be better and keeping your lights on. But it will cost you.
Con Ed: Power Restored To More Than 1M CustomersMonday morning, Con Ed said the last customers in Westchester who lost power during Superstorm Sandy and whose equipment could be restored got their power back -- two weeks after the storm slammed the region.
Superstorm Sandy Forces 'Transportation Emergency' In NYC; Death Toll Rises Two days after Superstorm Sandy brought New York to a standstill, residents itching to get back to work and their old lives noticed small signs that the city might be getting back to -- well, not quite normal.
After Sandy, Three Dead In Westchester, Rockland; Tappan Zee ReopensIt was dicey driving through the northern suburbs Tuesday morning. But in both Rockland and Westchester, Sandy has proven deadly.
Con Ed Brings Crews From Across Nation To Repair Damage In NYCCon Edison says they don't expect to cut power before the storm hits, but flooding could bring a shutdown to areas including the southern tip of Manhattan and parts of the West Village.