Vote Set For New Tappan Zee Bridge Project; Environmental Group Calls FoulThe environmental group Riverkeeper has criticized officials for giving only three days' notice for a vote on a plan to build a new Tappan Zee Bridge north of New York City.
Wintry Mix Could Affect Areas North And West Of I-287Snow is expected to arrive around midday and will mix with and change to sleet and then rain in the afternoon. There is expected to be little or no accumulation on roads before the changeover in New York City.
Thousands In The Hudson Valley Still Without PowerUtilities officials say customers could get their power back on any time between Wednesday and Saturday.
Northern Westchester, Rockland, Putnam Counties Under Flood Watch; New FEMA Center Opens In White PlainsThe National Weather Service says an additional inch of rain is expected to fall Wednesday morning and that flooding along roads and low-lying areas may occur.
Cuomo Creates $15 Million Fund For NY Farms Damaged By IreneGov. Andrew Cuomo said Irene caused significant damage to the state’s agriculture. He said there is already $45 million in damage to farms in the state.
Hudson Valley Pet Food Pantry Officially OpenThe Hudson Valley Pet Food Pantry officially opened its doors Wednesday to assist those who need help buying food for their pets.
Pet Food Pantry Planned For Northern SuburbsA New York woman is starting a pet food pantry to help people who may be forced to give up their animals because they can no longer afford to feed them.
Housing Discrimination Alleged In Northern SuburbsThey had the same finances and went to the same realtors, but WRO says the darker the skin, the more they were discriminated against when it came to renting.