winter storm

A car stuck in the snow in Bergen County, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Winter Storm Knocks Out Power, Disrupts Travel In New Jersey

A winter medley of snow, ice and freezing rain has knocked out power to thousands of customers, caused massive delays on mass transit and made driving dangerous for commuters in New Jersey.


Long Island Snow Fatigue

Falling Trees, Dangerous Roads Leave Long Island Residents In Despair

Snow, sleet and ice took down trees, left intersections flooded with slushy muck, and had residents fit to be tied on Long Island Wednesday.


Merritt Parkway in Westport, Conn. on Feb. 5, 2014 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Wintry Mix Closes Schools, Cancels Flights In Connecticut

The National Weather Service expects Wednesday’s storm to dump 6 to 10 inches of snow and sleet in northwestern Connecticut, 5 to 9 inches in the Hartford area and 1 to 3 inches along the shoreline.


Ice: Pedestrian Hazards

Officials Warn Of Dangers For Pedestrians As Icy Conditions Bear Down

The icy weather coming Wednesday could make for some treacherous footing, and everyone in the Tri-State Area was advised to make sure they tread carefully.


PSEG Long Island building in Melville (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

PSEG Long Island Ready For Round 2 Of Snow With Extra Crews

The forecast is calling for freezing rain and sleet, which will add to the snow that’s already accumulated. That could bring down tree limbs or power lines.


Snow covered balcony in Jersey City, N.J. on Jan. 3, 2013. (credit: Steve Scott/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Digs Out Following Snowstorm

New Jersey had a snow day Friday as schools, government offices and businesses closed for a winter storm that dropped up to 10 inches of snow in some areas and ushered in bitterly cold temperatures rarely seen in the region.


A woman walks up snow covered subway stairs in Brooklyn following a storm that left up to 8 inches of snow on January 3, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Traffic, Transit & Travel Updates: Friday, Jan. 3, 2014

Everything you need to know about transit delays and cancellations due to the winter storm.


New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio gave an impromptu public service message on the proper way to shovel snow on Jan. 3, 2014, the day after a big storm dropped a foot of snow around the area. (Photo: CBS 2)

De Blasio Offers PSA On Snow Shoveling, Defends Closing Schools

Snow was the first big test for Bill de Blasio. But much to the surprise of many, the new mayor decided to join the snow removal brigade himself.


Gov. Dan Malloy is seen at his inauguration - Hartford, CT - Jan 5, 2011 - Photo: Governor's Office

Gov. Malloy: Connecticut Avoids ‘Big Snow Event,’ But Cold A Real Concern

Connecticut government offices were opening at 9:30 a.m. for non-essential state employees. But the governor downplayed any excitement over the winter storm. “You know what this is? It’s called winter,” Malloy said.


Snow pile in front of Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Winter Storm Dumps More Than A Foot Of Snow On Parts Of Long Island

Residents are digging out after the first major winter storm of 2014 dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Long Island.


Experts say it's never too late to winterize your car. Topping off fluids is just one of several things you can do to make treacherous travel a little easier. (Photo: CBS 2)

Automotive Experts: It’s Not Too Late To Winterize Your Car!

Time is running out, but there are still several things you can do to prepare your car — and yourself — if you’re on the road during this weekend’s impending snowstorm.


A couple holds hand near Columbia University early Feb. 8, 2013 as a powerful winter storm settled in on the area. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork)

Sloppy Late-Winter Storm To Bring Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain

Up to 8 inches of snow may fall in some outlying areas as a winter storm pushes into the Tri-State Area beginning Monday afternoon.


(credit: AccuWeather)

Winter Storm Packing Snow, Heavy Rain And Strong Winds Headed Our Way

The system will arrive Wednesday around midday, bringing heavy rain and snow that could disrupt travel and cause power problems throughout the Tri-State Area.


NJ Transit train - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

NJ TRANSIT Announces Winter Storm-Related Changes For Customers

NJ TRANSIT will begin offering full systemwide cross-honoring starting 2 p.m. Wednesday through the end of the service day on Thursday.


Credit CBS 2

Caved In Selden Home Had Stood For More Than Four Decades

It wasn’t only the roads on Long Island that were affected by the blizzard, the snow also proved to be too much for some buildings including a Selden home that had been standing for more than four decades.