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Four-letter words
Politics From Here Victor G. Mimoni 2/06/2014 at 1:17PM

You aren’t supposed to use four-letter words in a family newspaper, but you can’t go without saying, “snow.”  Plow envy is a risk when the city must tend to every main drag and we tend to burn when we can’t park. Mayor de Blasio will take heat no matter what. Hizzoner has pushed the late [...]

NYC public schools remain open Wednesday
NYC public schools remain open Wednesday
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 2/05/2014 at 5:29AM

The Department of Education will keep all public schools open Wednesday, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced, as the city expects icy conditions from its second snowstorm this week.

Get a closer look at the city’s snow clearing budget
Get a closer look at the city’s snow clearing budget
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/04/2014 at 2:33PM

The Department of Sanitation (DSNY) spends millions of dollars on salt each year to keep the city’s drivers from slipping and sliding. Millions more are spent in overtime for the men and women who clear the city’s roads.

More snow on its way to NYC
More snow on its way to NYC
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 2/04/2014 at 10:23AM

Another storm is set to strike the area late Tuesday night into Wednesday, just as the city is recovering from a significant snowfall that dropped around eight inches on the city Monda

Pols push for St. John’s Hospital to be reimbursed for Sandy expenses
Pols push for St. John’s Hospital to be reimbursed for Sandy expenses
South Maggie Hayes 2/03/2014 at 2:19PM

Local pols want to keep the lone Rockaway hospital from flat lining. Assemblymember Phillip Goldfeder and State Sentator James Sanders sponsored a bill to bring $4.3 million to St. John’s Episcopal Hospital to reimburse them for expenses spent during and after Sandy.