For most of the winter, people anxiously counted down to spring. But so far, it’s been a cold, snowy let down.
The bitter cold weather that has hammered the Tri-State Area for weeks has been keeping some people very busy, especially in the insurance and home repair field.
Southold Town police said the 44-year-old had been living in the detached garage of a seasonal property in Greenport.
This is the kind of cold that routinely sucks half the power from a car battery. If yours is already less than top notch that could be a problem.
Plumber Frank Belizario said homeowners are pushing their older boilers to the limits when they really should be replacing them.
Most New Yorkers stuck working outside seemed to be making the best of the cold weather, keeping a generally frozen stiff upper lip.
The frigid temperatures are sticking around for a while, but there are Still things you can do to make your house warmer and lower your energy bills.
A bitter blast can be deadly if you’re not careful. Stay inside if you can.
Space heaters cause 25,000 house fires every year and 6,000 emergency room visits.
Utilities are making house calls across Long Island as temperatures plunge and homeowners worry.
A new study from Yale University found that cold temperatures really can lead to colds, but not for the reason you might think.
Tomorrow is even warmer… then things begin to change. The big snow in the Midwest, as well as the cold air in Canada, migrate south and east toward us.
Bratton said the department is on the right track when it comes to homicides. He attributes the drop to community cooperation and technology.
One survey found nearly 3 in 10 homes in the U.S. have rodents. In the northeast, 35 percent of survey respondents reported a rodent infestation, the highest percentage in any geographic area.
The bitter cold turned Long Island’s public spaces and malls into virtual ghost towns Tuesday.