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Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that schools will be open on Wednesday, January 28, and Regents exams will resume as scheduled. All field trips will be canceled, and after-school programs will be open. Schools were closed on Tuesday, January 27, in preparation for Winter Storm Juno.

Arts & Music Photo by Ned Berke

Winter Storm Juno may not have been the snowfall of historic proportions as predicted, but it still dumped a good bit of the white stuff on Sheepshead Bay and all over New York City. Fortunately for local photographers, it was still easy enough to get around on foot, which meant a beautiful blanket of powdery snow to traipse…

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Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that all public schools are closed tomorrow, January 27, due to the potentially “record-breaking” blizzard headed our way. Tomorrow’s high school Regents have been rescheduled for Thursday. Rescheduled Regents are Global History and Geography, Integrated Algebra, Writing (special education), and Mathematics (special education). As for today, all after-school activities…

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The snow is already starting to pile up, and while shelves at local shops may be light on milk and bread as people stock up for the blizzard, we wanted to remind you about some things you should avoid through the storm, which is forecast to end around 12am on Wednesday. 1. Don’t drive! Get gas…

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Get the shovels and salt ready because, newsflash, it’s snowing – and right about on point with the Department of Sanitation’s snow alert for 9am. Fortunately, it’s not expected to be of blizzard or traffic-snarling proportions: approximately one to two (1-2) inches is forecasted for our area today. As for the rest of the week,…


Now that winter has made its official debut this week and we brace ourselves for plummeting temperatures, we wanted to pass on some tips to make your heating bill a little less scary during these coming months. From adding a couple blankets to your bed and turning your thermostat down at night to sealing air…

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