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Pothole Pandemic Continues Fury Over Area

Melting snow along with refreezing cycles have been creating some dangerous conditions and expensive repairs for area drivers.

02/08/2011

Dinosaurs are seen outside the Vanderbilt Museum - Centerport, NY - Feb 7, 2011 - Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Snow Buries Dinosaurs At Long Island Museum

The weight of heavy snow and ice collapsed the roof of the Vanderbilt Museum’s dinosaur exhibit in Centerport.

02/08/2011

(AP Photo/Matthias Rietschel)

As Parking Rules Return, NYers Forced To Dig Out Cars

If you haven’t dug out your car from the ice and snow of the recent snowstorms, you’d better dig out fast. Parking rules will go back into effect on Monday.

02/07/2011

Joe Greenbacker, a partner at Brookfield Farm, points out damage to a hoop barn on his farm from heavy snow conditions in Durham, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Snow Weight On Roofs Causing Concerns Around Conn.

The weight of snow and ice stacked on roofs has caused concerns, and even evacuations, around Connecticut.

02/06/2011

Traffic is seen on 42nd Street - New York, NY - Jan 27, 2011 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Black Ice Remains A Concern After Winter Storm

“You can spin out in a heartbeat. You know, you never know with black ice, so I’m concerned about accidents happening,” said Matt Faivre of Tenafly.

02/03/2011

I-95 - Greenwich, CT - Feb 2, 2011 - Photo: CT DOT

Hundreds Crash, Thousands Powerless In CT

“This has been quite the experience,” Gov. Dan Malloy said in a radio interview Wednesday.

02/02/2011

Flames (file / credit: Woohae Cho/Getty Images)

Homeless Man Burns To Death Hiding From Ice Storm

The victim was found behind a kosher food market in North Lawrence by municipal workers who stopped to turn around their salting truck.

02/02/2011

Storm impact for Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011 (AccuWeather Graphic)

Forecasters: Roads Will Refreeze As Temps Drop

The latest winter storm is ending as rain in most places Wednesday after an extended period of sleet and freezing rain brought up to three quarters of an inch of ice on streets and sidewalks.

02/02/2011

Feb. 2 storm impact

Ice Storm To Intensify During Overnight Hours

The New York City Office of Emergency Management said dangerous conditions will be present through Wednesday evening’s rush hour.

02/01/2011

A car navigates a snowy street. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Roads OK Tuesday Night, But Fears Of Wednesday Persist

Many area residents took extra precautions Tuesday night and stayed off the roads, but those who did venture out saw a glimpse of what’s expected to come in time for the Wednesday morning commute.

02/01/2011

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Slippery Sidewalks Becoming A Hazard In N.J.

The storm that came in overnight was enough to hide the patches of black ice and make getting around a challenge to say the least.

02/01/2011

Hoboken Snow Removal Street (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Ask N.J. Drivers To Avoid The Roads

To try and stay ahead of what will no doubt be a nasty winter mix, state officials were activating the emergency operations center to coordinate the snow response.

02/01/2011

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Toppled Trees A Concern Amid Midweek Storm

Spokesmen with ConEd, PSE&G and LIPA said they’re monitoring the storm and will beef up staffing as needed. Tree contact with power lines is the number one cause of power interruptions.

02/01/2011

Flying ice injures N.J. woman

N.J. Woman Injured After Ice Flies Off Truck

Imagine driving and suddenly you’re bombarded by flying ice and shards of glass. That’s what happened to one driver because someone in front of her didn’t remove snow and ice from his truck.

01/25/2011

Friday's snowstorm made Big Apple streets a mess. (credit: CBS 2)

Tired Of Winter Yet? In NYC, Some Aren’t

On Friday, the second winter storm to blow into the City in a week turned some streets into skating rinks and avenues into rivers of slush.

01/21/2011

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