winter

11.1 Daylight Savings

Seasonal Gadgets: Fight The Winter Blues With These Tech Items

Gadgets and tech items to help you transition into winter as Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend.

11/01/2013

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Ask An Expert: 5 Tips to Winterize Your Closet

Unless you have a closet that rivals the size of a small bedroom, the changing of the seasons usually means reorganizing.

10/14/2013

3.26.13 Spring Travel

Spring Getaways: Affordable Tropical Travel Deals

Gabe Saglie, senior editor of Travelzoo, visited The Couch with some great travel itineraries full of sand, surf and savings — and accessible from area airports.

03/26/2013

Snow in Jersey City, NJ on Monday, March 19, 2013 (credit: Philip J. Victor/CBSNewYork.com)

Late Winter Storm Brings Snow, Ice To Tri-State

The storm that started overnight Monday and early Tuesday dumped up to six inches of snow in some spots, making for dangerous and deadly driving conditions.

03/19/2013

Jersey City Snow

Late Winter Storm Hitting Tri-State With Heavy Bands Of Snow

A winter storm warning is in effect until 10 a.m. Tuesday for Rockland, northern Westchester and western Passaic counties. A winter storm warning is also in effect for northern Conn. from 9 p.m. Monday until 11 a.m. Tuesday.

03/18/2013

(credit: CBS 2)

Lower Temps, Higher Heating Oil Costs Hit LI Residents Hard This Winter

The price of home heating oil on Long Island this week was higher than ever during a heating season. The average fill up cost was $1,195, and most Long Island homes fill up more than three times a year.

02/14/2013

1.28.13 Slope Styles

Fashion For The Ski Slopes

Time to start planning those ski trips, which means it’s also time to update your ski style – and we’ve got the hottest styles to help you look cool on the slopes.

01/28/2013

Coney Island polar plunge, Jan. 23, 2013 (credit: Coney Island Polar Bear Club)

NYC’s 5 Best Winter Sports

This weekend New York City’s Department of Parks and Recreation sponsors its annual Winter Jam, including live entertainment, snowshoeing, and animal tracking demos. But don’t worry if you can’t make it to Central Park – there’s plenty of winter fun to be had in the five boroughs all season long.

01/24/2013

FILE - Winter Jam NYC. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Winter Jam Coming To Central Park This Weekend

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

01/23/2013

Frozen Fountain

Bitter Cold, Brisk Wind Hits Tri-State Area — Coldest In 3 Years

Folks around the Tri-State Area got a strong taste of winter Tuesday, thanks to brisk winds and below-freezing temperatures, and the trend was expected to continue Wednesday.

01/22/2013

Chelsea Piers Volleyball

Sand Volleyball Still Available In Dead Of Winter In NYC

The weather may have been bitterly cold Tuesday, but some people were still playing beach volleyball in the sand.

01/22/2013

Photo Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo Lights Festival/Todd Rosenberg Photography 2011

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.

01/18/2013

(credit: Brooklyn Boulders Facebook)

NYC’s 6 Best Winter Season & Cold Weather Date Ideas

Take your date to one of these restaurants, bars or fun activities to get close (or hot and bothered) this season.

01/01/2013

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Ski Season Begins Today At Campgaw Mountain

It’s been a less than wintry December so far, but a Bergen County ski mountain is opening its doors this morning.

12/28/2012

Snowfall in Central Valley (credit: CBS 2)

Tri-State Area Dries Out, Thaws After Wintry Blast Blankets Region

By afternoon, there were no major problems on the roadways. Subway, bus and rail service also was normal.

12/27/2012

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