Camp Riverbend in Warren altered its activity and used a combination of water, shade and air conditioning to keep campers safe.
Power outages have become a major concern this week, as Tuesday marks the first in a series of hot days.
The calendar may say September, but the weather is behaving like the hottest part of summer.
Trendy dessert concoctions come and go, but FroYo is holding strong as one of the most popular desserts in the city, with new shops opening all year round.
This has been an especially tough growing year. The spring growing season was stunted due to cool temperatures and rain, and now a week long unrelenting burst of humid heat is taxing fields and farm stands across the East End.
The extreme heat has settled over the Tri-State area, with temperatures expected to soar into the 90s through at least Friday.
State officials are warning campers and boaters of a high fire danger and low water levels in the state due to hot weather and a lack of rain over the past 10 days.
With temperatures likely tipping the 90’s, thousands were planning to to spend a much-needed holiday soaking up the sun and cooling off in the water.