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WQXR Features

10 Pieces That Sound Like a Winter Wonderland

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Whether you're staying inside or intending to venture outdoors with a set of headphones, here are 10 pieces to listen to as the snow falls.

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WNYC News

Hardest Hit by Blizzard, Hamden Still Digging Out From Record Snow

Monday, February 11, 2013

Three days after the blizzard, quiet settled over snow-sacked neighborhoods in Connecticut. Light rain on Monday emptied residential streets that had been dotted with crowds of sledding children and optimistic driveway shovelers over the weekend.

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WNYC News

You Might Have Heard, There's a Snowstorm Coming

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Some white stuff is headed this way. How much? Nobody knows. How are you preparing?

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WNYC News

Struggling with Power Outage, NJ Couple Perishes in Fire

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

A day after an elderly couple died in a blaze sparked by a kerosene lamp in their Teaneck, N.J., home that lost power, the close-knit northern New Jersey community mourned their loss and continued to improvise without heat or power following the nor’easter last weekend.

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WNYC News

Tri-State Digs Out After Surprise Snowstorm; Downed Trees, Power Outages Remain

Monday, October 31, 2011

President Barack Obama signed an emergency declaration for Connecticut following a surprisingly strong October snowstorm that plunged millions into darkness over the weekend and drew comparisons to Tropical Storm Irene and will continue to cause problems for Monday evening commutes.

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WNYC News

Snowstorm Snarls Commutes in Northeast; NJ Digs Outs as Tri-State Power Outages Persist

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Drivers are facing a tough commute across parts of the Northeast that were smacked by a surprisingly strong October snowstorm and plunged millions into darkness over the weekend.

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WNYC News

SHARE | Send Us Your Storm Photos

Saturday, October 29, 2011

We want to see what "Snowtober" looks like where you live. Upload your storm photos below.

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WNYC News

LOOK | Winter Storm Hits Tri-State Area

Saturday, October 29, 2011

An early season snow storm hit the region on Saturday, resulting in travel delays and even a few snowmen.

 

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WNYC News

Winter Storm Travel Advisories

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Here is the latest transit information as of Wednesday evening.

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WNYC News

Skiers and Snowboarders Are Celebrating the Snow

Monday, January 10, 2011

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Drive out of the city a few hours toward the Catskills and the mood about another snow storm coming to New York is decidedly more upbeat than it may be in the city.

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WNYC News

City Council Holds Hearing on Blizzard Response

Monday, January 10, 2011

The New York City Council held a more than seven hour hearing on Monday to review response to last month's blizzard. The hearing began on Monday morning and ran into the early evening.

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Micropolis

Bloomberg's Snowpocalypse: The Animation, in Taiwanese

Thursday, January 06, 2011

A new viral video entitled "Bloomberg Blamed for Mishandling Snowpocalypse" is making the rounds online in a segment that takes jabs at the city's blizzard response with the help of strangely compelling CGI animation.

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WNYC News

Don't Scapegoat Sanitation Workers, Says Councilwoman

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

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The buck should stop with the Mayor and not with the workers tasked to clean up the aftermath of the storm, according to the Chair of the City Council Sanitation Committee.

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The Takeaway

Airlines Struggle to Mop Up Blizzard's Delays

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

We’ve been reporting on the devastating East Coast snowstorms all week, hearing your stories and seeing your photos. Today we take a look at how the blizzard has affected post-holiday travel. Yesterday, hundreds of passengers bound for Vancouver sat on the tarmac at JFK Airport in New York for over 11 hours — and that’s not the only horror story circulating between airline terminals.

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The Takeaway

Snowy Southie Parking War Brews Over Saving Spaces

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

We've been covering blizzard stories all this week, as well as the aftereffects that come with them. Boston got more than 18 inches of snow on Sunday night, which kicked off a post-blizzard Boston-area neighborhood tradition: saving parking spaces. 

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WQXR Blog

Snowbound

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Naomi Lewin considers which music she'd listen to on a snow day -- Mahler’s Fourth Symphony, maybe, or Brahms’s First. What about you? What’s your idea of perfect music for snow?

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Snow Cleanup Assessment

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

You may have noticed that the snow cleanup seems uneven throughout the city. New York Times reporter Russ Buettner discusses how the city prioritizes the cleanup after a storm. New York City Public Advocate Bill di Blasio joins the conversation and takes listeners' calls on how the city reacted to the blizzard.

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WNYC News

Severe Weather Service Changes in NYC Area

Monday, December 27, 2010

While New York recovers from its first major snow storm of the season, here's a list of transportation closings and service changes that have resulted from the blizzard.

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The Takeaway

Blizzards Bombard the East Coast

Monday, December 27, 2010

Snowstorms gave parts of the South a White Christmas, but for most of the East Coast, the blizzards only began on Sunday morning. North Carolina, Virginia and Maryland have all declared states of emergency. New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, and New Jersey suffered through white-out conditions yesterday, stifling travel the day after Christmas. This morning rail service up and down the coast has been canceled, along with thousands of flights, leaving huge numbers of travelers stranded.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Snow!

Monday, December 27, 2010

You be the reporter. What is the snow situation where you are? Listeners, call in to share your snow stories of this storm. And while you're at it -- any clever names for the storm? (So far, we like "Snowtorious B.I.G.")  

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