Side Street

An abandoned car still on Rugby Road in Ditmas Park - Brooklyn, NY - Dec 29, 2010 - Photo: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880

Outer Boroughs: You Abandoned Us, Mr. Mayor

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Wednesday that the city will concentrate more equipment on residential areas where problems remain after the weekend blizzard.


Con Ed crew works to repair tangled phone lines (credit: CBS 2)

Neighborhood Loses Phone Service In Blizzard Aftermath

Arlene Krasowsky, 69, of Ozone Park was afraid of what could happen. Her husband’s in the hospital. “And if it wasn’t for a neighbor with a cell phone, I got no way to call for help in here,” she said.