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Westchester pediatrician Dr. Peter Michel uses singing and funny routines to lighten the mood when kids come to visit.

Singing Pediatrician Takes Pain Out Of Doctor’s Visits

Every parent knows that taking children to the doctor’s office is not a lot of fun, but what if you’re child actually looked forward to going? One Westchester pediatrician is taking the pain out of doctor’s visits.


A woman carries an umbrella as she walks down the sidewalk during heavy snow December, 26, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Slush Olympics: Snow Makes It Tough For Pedestrians, Too

Snow mounds left by plows have created a sort of slalom course for cars on the roads, and on the sidewalks, pedestrians don’t have it much easier.


LaGuardia Airport

Think It’s Bad Flying Out Of NYC? Try Flying In

The blizzard crippled area airports, and they’re still trying to get back to normal. It’s had a ripple affect all across the country, including Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.


A nearly empty Times Square during the morning December 27, 2010 in New York after a blizzard dropped 18 to 20 inches (46 to 51 cm) of snow in the area. STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images

Crews Ready Times Square For New Year’s Bash

The preparations were coming along, but the snow was still piled high on the sidewalks, and with these temperatures, it didn’t look like it’s going to go anytime soon.