Post Tagged with: "cold"

Heating Woes for Public Housing Residents
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Heating Woes for Public Housing Residents

New York City Housing Authority residents have not had steady heat all winter.

Up and Down weather is a drag for New Yorkers
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Up and Down weather is a drag for New Yorkers

Cold rain and frigid temperatures just a few days after a balmy 70 degrees in New York City

Frigid temperatures, but some homeless prefer the streets to shelter
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Frigid temperatures, but some homeless prefer the streets to shelter

Many of the city’s street homeless choose to tough it out under sleeping bags, blankets and scaffoldings.

The Grand Central Food Program delivers meals including an orange, a loaf of bread, a carton of milk, and hot soup. Photo by: Talia Avakian
News / Video

Harsh winter leads to more homeless on city streets

With this year’s harsh winter overpopulating shelters, more homeless people are forced to live on the streets.

Polar Vortex has found a home in New York City
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Polar Vortex has found a home in New York City

Frigid temperatures are not going away.

Yohielo frozen yogurt shop in Greenwich Village has seen a major drop in customers during the winter months. Photo by Reuben Jones.
Business

Sales of fro-yo dip as city settles into deep freeze

The wait for a customer can sometimes be long.

Cold weather hurts food vendors
Business / Video

Cold weather hurts food vendors

Extremely cold weather has taken a toll on outdoor food vendors.

Tour bus ticket vendor Amara Fofana (right) talks to supervisor Johnny Morales (left) outside a tour bus in Times Square as temperatures start to drop. Photo by Rajeev Dhir.
News

Mother Nature to sucker punch New Yorkers with more cold after warm start to week

New Yorkers got a little reprieve from the bitterly cold conditions that hit the city as well as different parts of the country over the last few weeks. The mercury hit a high of 45 degrees around lunchtime on Monday afternoon because of warmer winds coming in from the south. But that relief could be short lived, as seemingly arctic-like […]

Canal Street vendors suffer in extreme cold
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Canal Street vendors suffer in extreme cold

For Canal street’s vendors, the drop in the weather can mean a drop in business.

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Occupy Wall Street Braces for Winter

Winter is coming and it is getting cold in Zuccotti Park.