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Morning Snow

States Of Emergency Declared As Tri-State Area Braces For Massive Snowstorm

The Tri-State area is bracing for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities in up to 2 or more feet of snow.


Brush Fire (file / credit: clipart.com)

Warm Weather Sparks Brush Fire Worry

Most people probably welcome the warm weather, except, maybe, for some local fire officials worried about the potential for more brush fires.


Smoke Detector (credit: clipart.com)

Rockland County Residents Neglecting Smoke Detectors

It’s a wake up call for us all, the disturbing trend in Rockland County.


Rockland County Snow

Sandy-Battered Rockland Residents Beside Themselves As Snow Clobbers Area

Heavy, blowing snow was clobbering the northern suburbs Wednesday afternoon, hitting communities where thousands of people remained in the dark from Superstorm Sandy last week.


The remains of the Sullivan home in Carmel, N.Y., destroyed earlier this year by fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Mourners Struggle With Reality At Wake For Carmel Family Killed In House Fire

A two-day wake started Thursday for four members of the same family that died in a horrible house fire on Tuesday morning. Investigators are still unsure of the cause even as they questioned the only survivor of the blaze.


Generic Firefighter File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Monsey Firefighters: No Fire Siren A Safety Risk

The fire siren will remain silent in Monsey. The emergency signal was turned off last month for a three month trial after residents complained about the noise.