WCBS 880's 50th Anniversary Takes A Look Back

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — As WCBS Newsradio 880 celebrates 50 years of covering news in New York, we bring you a new daily series, called WCBS Back Stories, sharing new stories about the people, places and events that marked the past five decades.

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In today’s Back Story, WCBS Chief Meteorologist Craig Allen looks back on the Blizzard of 1996. Two feet of snow fell on the city in January 1996, and up to 3 feet in areas surrounding the city.