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Preparing Your Trees And Shrubs For Old Man Winter

The early blast of winter-like weather is a good reminder to prepare your trees and shrubs for the harsh weather before it’s too late.

11/19/2014

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11/16 CBS2 Sunday Morning Weather Headlines

Definitely going to be chilly football at MetLife Stadium this afternoon for the Giants and 49ers– tailgaters should dress warmly!

11/16/2014

Snow Plow Rage

Winter 2014 Set Record For New Jersey DOT Costs

he state Transportation Department spent $138 million on state highways, “which is about the total of what we spent the past three years combined,” New Jersey Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Schapiro said.

05/07/2014

People shovel snow in Manhattan on Feb. 18, 2014. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s Technically Spring, But More Snow Is Coming This Week

A nor’easter is bearing down, and is expected to bring more snow beginning Tuesday night. But the worst of the storm is not expected to strike the Tri-State Area.

03/24/2014

NYC Endless Winter

New Yorkers Just Want Winter Weather To Stop Already

The winter weather that has gone on relentlessly for months has made people think about the simplicities of spring and summer.

03/24/2014

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Survey: Cold Weather Months Force Rats, Mice Into Homes

One survey found nearly 3 in 10 homes in the U.S. have rodents. In the northeast, 35 percent of survey respondents reported a rodent infestation, the highest percentage in any geographic area.

02/28/2014

A woman braves the cold during her morning commute on 5th Avenue January 7, 2014. (credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert Tips To Battle Red, Dry Skin This Winter

It’s been cold, it’s been snowy, it’s been windy and almost always, the air has been very dry. To make matters worse, we’re told to wash out hands often to avoid spreading cold and flu germs.

02/27/2014

New Jersey Port Jams

Brutal Winter, Labor Shortages Make For Mess At New Jersey Ports

The bitter winter has caused major traffic jams around the ports of New Jersey — with truckers stuck in line for hours to pick up cargo, and the consequences being seen at major retailers.

02/26/2014

New York City Parking Ticket

‘Alternate Side Of The Street’ Parking Rules Back In Effect On Monday

For the first time in weeks alternate side of the street parking rules will be in place on Monday.

02/23/2014

FILE - A pothole (file/credit: Getty Images)

Expert Advises Which Car Repairs Can Wait, Which Are Urgent As Winter Conditions Take Toll

Potholes, road salt and other wintertime hazards have wreaked havoc on cars all across the region.

02/21/2014

Cliffside Park, NJ (credit: Emre Uzun)

Riverdale Residents Digging Out From Mounds Of Snow

The warmer conditions on Wednesday provided the first chance for some in the Riverdale section of the Bronx to dig out from piles of snow. One man out shoveling on Wednesday said his car has been buried in the snow for three weeks.

02/19/2014

Car buried in snow in NYC (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

L.I. Fire Marshal Reminds Residents To Dig Out Fire Hydrants

Fire officials said the last thing the responding firefighters need to do is get out the shovels to uncover a hydrant.

02/18/2014

A plow goes to work during a winter storm. (Credit: CBS 2)

Town Of Babylon Takes Search For New Plow Drivers To Facebook

The town of Babylon has advertised on Facebook that they need new snow plow drivers. If you have a truck with a plow and are willing to work overnight for $70/hour this may be the job for you.

02/15/2014

New Jersey Snow Driving

N.J. Officials Work To Replenish Shrinking Road Salt Supply

New Jersey transportation officials say they’re working to replenish road salt supplies in the wake of several winter storms.

02/15/2014

Ramp view of American Airlines at John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Angelo Cucuzza)

Report: Snow, Ice Responsible For Staggering Number Of Flight Cancellations

The relentless snow and ice storms this winter have led to the highest number of flight cancellations in more than 25 years, according to an analysis by The Associated Press.

02/15/2014

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