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America’s Best Ski Resorts For Families

Here’s a look at five of the best family-friendly ski resorts in America.


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Snow Falls In Time For Annual Winter Jam In Central Park

There was just enough snowfall in Central Park to help make Winter Jam a success.


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The 5 Best Skiing And Snowboarding Getaways For N.Y., N.J., Conn. Families

There are several options for skiing and snowboarding trips just one hour from our doorstep. Which one is best for your family or group? These are our favorite options.

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How To Take An Affordable Ski Vacation

Despite what many people believe, a ski vacation can be taken without breaking the bank.


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Who Needs Sochi? Man Films Himself Snowboarding Across NYC Dragged By SUV

In a clip uploaded to YouTube, Casey Neistat is seen being dragged behind an SUV, on a snowboard, across the slushy streets of New York.


Kaitlyn Farrington competes in the women's snowboard halfpipe at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014. (Photo by Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images)

American Kaitlyn Farrington Wins Gold In Women’s Halfpipe

Farrington, who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, had spent most of the run-up to the games playing second-fiddle to Kelly Clark, the 2002 Olympic champion.


U.S. snowboarder Shaun White crashes out in the halfpipe final at the Sochi Olympics. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Shaun White Fails To Medal In Olympic Halfpipe Stunner

An Olympic shocker this was. How big? White, the best snowboarder of his era, didn’t even win a medal. He finished fourth.


SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: (FRANCE OUT) Sage Kotsenburg of USA takes 1st place  during the Snowboarding Men's Slopestyle at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 08, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Kotsenburg Grabs First Gold For America On Treacherous Slopestyle Course

The kid they call “second-run Sage” didn’t waste time putting down the run of his life.


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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.


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Snow Sport Lovers Turn Out For Winter Jam

The weather may not be so nice if you’re trying to walk from Wall Street to Times Square in a windbreaker, but it was perfect Saturday for the annual Winter Jam in Central Park.


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Winter Jam Coming To Central Park This Weekend

While walking around outside may be harrowing, Winter Jam will be on this weekend.


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Best Places For Outdoor Winter Activities In Chicago

Once you’ve pushed yourself to brave the lower temperatures, you’ll find that Chicago does have some fun winter activities to offer.


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Ski Business Slow, But Local Slopes Are Open

With the cold weather moving in to the Tri-State area, business may start to pick up at the local ski slopes.