winter

Snow banks from prior snowstorms rise above street signs on the corner of a residential street. (credit: Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

For Northeast, A Brutal Winter Redefines ‘Enough Is Enough’

Forget the winter of our discontent. For Northeasterners enduring one of the coldest, snowiest seasons in decades, it’s the winter of our exasperation, full-on funk and enough-is-enough rage.

03/07/2015

People walk through the snow fall as it closes a number of schools and affected driving conditions. (credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

More Winter Weather On The Way For Southern New England

More winter weather is headed for southern New England.

03/04/2015

Icy Water In NYC (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

America The Beautiful (And Freezing)

Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.

02/25/2015

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How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin Fever

Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.

12/08/2014

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Best National Parks To Visit In Winter

Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.

11/26/2014

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A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years’

How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?

11/10/2014

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Fried Sea Scallops Recipe From The “School Of Fish” Cookbook

Winter is coming and along with it scallop season. Try Ben Pollinger’s recipe for fried sea scallops.

10/02/2014

A Close Up Of An Adult Female And Nymph Tick Is Shown. (Credit: Getty Images)

Harsh Winter Does Little To Ease Lyme Disease Woes

Health officials in the northern U.S. say the long, cold winter did nothing to reduce the thriving tick population, and they are primed for an increase in the number of Lyme disease cases again this year.

05/11/2014

Motor Transport Association of Connecticut wants state to make sure chemicals used in deicing are not caustic to vehicles. (Getty Images)

Lawmakers Want A Study Of Chemicals Used To Treat Roads

Driver’s advocacy group says chemicals in road deicers cause vehicle corrosion.

02/28/2014

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C., on Jan. 22, 2014 as the U.S. capital reopened for business on Wednesday amid below average temperatures. (credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Southern Invasion Of Arctic-Dwelling Snowy Owls Spreads To 25 States

Reports from tens of thousands of bird-counting volunteers show a southern invasion of Arctic-dwelling snowy owls has spread to 25 states, and frigid cold is causing unusual movements of waterfowl.

02/18/2014

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