A Winter Storm Watch will be in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon for the New York City-metro area and Long Island.
Demolition of the boardwalk, which was badly damaged by Superstorm Sandy, began weeks ago.
The mercury has dropped to the teens, and the wind chill has made it feel like a mere 5 degrees, and some New York City residents can’t even find relief in their own homes.
There have been six subway deaths already in 2013. The circumstances in the incidents vary, but Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer said the rash of death on the tracks deserves a closer look.
Police announced Wednesday that have solved the murder of a 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed at a barbecue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
More than 8,000 school bus drivers and matrons went on strike in New York City Wednesday, leaving nearly 152,000 public school students having to find other ways to get to class.
The neck of the 380-foot mobile crane crashed through the top of the wooden first floor of the site, officials said.
Hundreds of Superstorm Sandy victims in the Rockaways filled a church looking for help and answers from officials Wednesday night, but many walked away even more frustrated.
The largest jackpot in Powerball’s history, has rolled over 16 times without a winner.
At a news conference Wednesday evening, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Perrone was recognized by someone on Bay Ridge and then voluntarily went to the 67th Precinct to be questioned.
Add one more to the list of challenges presented by Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath.
A Centereach, Long Island, man died Tuesday morning, cutting trees in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
The Nassau County, Long Island, community of Bayville remained devastated by Superstorm Sandy this week, but the mayor said the damage could have been far worse.
Residents should be prepared to be without power for seven to 10 days, LIPA officials warned.
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said 27-year-old Officer Ivan Marcano shot and killed one suspect “in a remarkable display of marksmanship” following an apparently wild series of events.