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Long Island Strawberry Crop

Rainy June After Bitter Winter Is Bad News For Long Island Strawberries

This rainy week has taken its toll on local farmers, with fruits and vegetables hungry for sunshine after already having been delayed by the cool spring.

06/13/2014

Paterson Potholes

Crews Far Behind In Fixing Winter Potholes In Paterson, N.J.

Winter may be long gone, but its effects still lingered in parts of New Jersey as June began – and drivers were feeling the pain.

06/02/2014

Ants In Paramus

Experts: Warm Weather After Tough Winter Has Brought Throng Of Ants

The weather is warmer, and some tiny pests are popping up all over. Ants are everywhere – in our yards and kitchens.

05/30/2014

Snow falling in Rockaway Township, N.J. (Credit: Nancy Wybolt)

Winter Making A Return To Tri-State Area With Snow, Record Cold Possible

The week began with downright summerlike temperatures, but the grip of winter slipped back onto the Tri-State Area late Tuesday.

04/15/2014

Wine Bottles (file/credit: Clip Art)

Brutal Winter Has Made For Disaster For Upstate Winemakers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared a disaster in 19 upstate New York counties where the severe winter has caused severe damage to vineyards.

03/28/2014

Palisades Parkway Potholes

NJ Transportation Commissioner Announces Plan To Repave Palisades Parkway

It has been nearly 20 years since the New Jersey side of the Palisades Parkway has been re-done now, drivers are going to see action.

03/09/2014

FILE -  A woman tries to stay warm against the frigid cold.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Another Winter Storm Brings Snow, Bitter Cold To NJ

The snow should finally end in most areas by early Monday afternoon, though southern areas could continue to see snow until around dusk.

03/03/2014

FILE - A commuter in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Wintry Weather Impacting Some Traffic, Transit Across Tri-State

Snow is again slowing the morning commute across the area.

03/03/2014

The dogs of The K-9 Companion Company love the snow and being at the West Windsor Dog Park in Mercer County, NJ today during the snowstorm. (Credit: Greg Boron)

New ASPCA Program Offers Pets Relief From Long, Cold Winter

Humans aren’t the only ones who are getting tired of the long, cold winter. Pets are too.

03/02/2014

A woman tries to stay warm while waiting for a bus in Coney Island  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sunday-Monday Snowstorm Could Dump At Least 6 Inches On Tri-State

There are a little more than three weeks before winter ends on the calendar, but Mother Nature isn’t letting up just yet.

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

Plows hit the road in White Plains on Feb. 3, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Salt Supplies, Snow Removal Budgets Strained Across Tri-State

A fresh shipment of rock salt reached New Jersey just in time for another round of snow Wednesday morning.

02/26/2014

FILE - A worker  loads salt trucks.  (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)

Sen. Booker: New Jersey Will ‘Be Able To Get The Salt That It Needs’

New Jersey was expected to receive a critical supply of rock salt that was held up by the Department of Homeland Security because it was being carried on a foreign ship.

02/18/2014

People walk during a snowstorm in Manhattan (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Another Round Of Winter Weather Makes Mess Of Morning Commute

The early morning snow caused some slippery road conditions and limited visibility, prompting delayed openings and some closures at schools across the region.

02/18/2014

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