Nor’Easter

Dry ice

CBS 2 Confronts Business Owners Accused Of Price Gouging In Wake Of Storms

After the one-two punch of Superstorm Sandy and the nor’easter, many homeowners are on the hunt for supplies and repair work. But some customers complained that vendors are showing no pity — and unreasonably raised their prices.

11/09/2012

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Con Ed To Seek Rate Increase Despite Criticism Of Post-Sandy Response

CEO Kevin Burke said despite the long-winded and widespread outages due to the double-punch of Sandy and the nor’easter, the company will still go ahead with a petition to the Public Service Commission to raise rates.

11/09/2012

Downed trees in Woodbury, Long Island as a result of Sandy (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Angry LIPA Customers Say They Can’t Get Clear Answers About Power Restoration

For those on Long Island without power since Sandy struck, there is word from the Long Island Power Authority that they won’t want to hear.

11/08/2012

Con Ed CEO Kevin Burke

Con Ed CEO Admits To CBS 2: ‘We Didn’t Know The Answers’

The snow, on top of destruction already caused by Superstorm Sandy, left residents who thought they found some relief back at square one. Can you imagine losing your power … again?!

11/08/2012

Joe Haug, 77, uses his snow blower to clear out sidewalks and driveways for neighbors who are sick in Freehold, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

Freehold, NJ Residents Say They’ll ‘Get Through’ Despite 13 Inches Of Snow, Sandy Damage

Wednesday’s nor’easter brought down power lines and utility poles in parts of the town and people were left shoveling snow following a miserable week of dealing with Sandy’s aftermath.

11/08/2012

Manchester, N.J. (credit: Chris Donna Knight Celmer)

Christie: Most In NJ To Have Power Back By Saturday

Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday’s nor’easter only caused a slight setback to the recovery efforts from Superstorm Sandy, adding he expects power to be restored to almost everyone in the state by this weekend.

11/08/2012

People climb down a destroyed section of boardwalk after checking the storm's approach in the Rockaway neighborhood on November 7, 2012 in Queens. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Nor’easter Dumps Snow Across Tri-State, Interrupts Sandy Recovery Efforts

The nor’easter, as promised, brought gusting winds, rain and snow and plunged households that waited for days without power because of Sandy back into darkness in temperatures near freezing.

11/08/2012

People wait to board a Long Island Rail Road train in Penn Station. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Modified LIRR Service Back After Nor’easter Causes Rough Evening Commute

Modified service resumed Thursday morning after trains out of Penn Station were cancelled Wednesday night.

11/08/2012

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Nor’easter Forces Red Bulls-United To Thursday

With starters Rafa Marquez and Tim Cahill nursing calf injuries, Red Bulls coach Hans Backe wasn’t keen on playing a game with snow covering the field.

11/08/2012

Nor'easter drops plenty of snow in Short Hills , New Jersey. (credit: Neerja Mishra)

Nor’easter Deals Windy, Snowy & Stinging Blow To Storm-Weary Tri-State Area

The storm dropped 3.9 inches of snow in Central Park as of 11 p.m. Wednesday night. In fact, this storm was on track to be the biggest snowstorm on record in October or November. The previous record in Central Park for those months was 4.4 inches in November of 1989.

11/07/2012

Great Neck Power

Great Neck Block Gets Power Back, Only To Lose It Again Hours Later

Power had just been restored on the North Shore of Long Island when the nor’easter knocked it out all over again Wednesday night.

11/07/2012

Sign in front of a home in Malverne, Long Island. (credit: Samantha Mevorach)

LIPA Customers Grow Weary Of Power Outages As Second Storm Hits The Area

In areas like Roslyn Estates, wires still dangled dangerously and homes were getting colder as a nor’easter bore down on the Tri-State Area on Wednesday, but the utility company said that many people would have to wait longer.

11/07/2012

Broad Channel, Queens (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Signs Of Life In Broad Channel, Queens 9 Days After Sandy

The sight of a working traffic signal and a few lights was a big lift Wednesday evening, but in Broad Channel, Queens, but residents found the nor’easter to be a cold slap in the face from Mother Nature.

11/07/2012

Island Park Nor'easter

Nor’easter Wreaks Havoc In Island Park, Already Devastated By Sandy

On Long Island Wednesday, residents still slammed by Superstorm Sandy were suffering a second round of misery as the Nor’easter clobbered the area with snow.

11/07/2012

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.

11/07/2012

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