Snow Storm http://wshu.org en Emergency declarations in Conn. may help pay for storm cleanup in New Haven http://wshu.org/post/emergency-declarations-conn-may-help-pay-storm-cleanup-new-haven-1 <p> Thursday’s storm put a strain on travel, commerce, and the ability of cities and towns to clean up after it. Snow emergency declarations in Connecticut’s second biggest city and by the state may help with the financial strain of the storm.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:51:26 +0000 Mark Herz 12826 at http://wshu.org Emergency declarations in Conn. may help pay for storm cleanup in New Haven Westport, Conn. teen creates phone app that predicts school closings with 84% accuracy http://wshu.org/post/westport-conn-teen-creates-phone-app-predicts-school-closings-84-accuracy <p>A Westport, Connecticut teen has developed a mobile phone app that’s predicting school closings in Fairfield County with 84 percent accuracy.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:44:47 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 12311 at http://wshu.org Westport, Conn. teen creates phone app that predicts school closings with 84% accuracy Region deals with snow & cold http://wshu.org/post/region-deals-snow-cold <p>The region is still busy digging out from the snowstorm that hit overnight.&nbsp;&nbsp; Slick roads have caused traffic deaths and temperatures are expected to sink below zero. In Connecticut, people seem more bothered by the cold than the snow.</p><p></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 18:32:13 +0000 Craig LeMoult 10796 at http://wshu.org Region deals with snow & cold Cuomo defends closing highways during storm http://wshu.org/post/cuomo-defends-closing-highways-during-storm <p>New York Governor Andrew&nbsp; Cuomo says the worst of the winter storm is now over- but New Yorkers now face a new challenge- extreme cold. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 17:38:44 +0000 Karen DeWitt 10790 at http://wshu.org Cuomo defends closing highways during storm LIE Closes as Long Island braces for blizzard http://wshu.org/post/lie-closes-long-island-braces-blizzard <p></p><p>Forecasters are expecting anywhere from 6 to 14 inches of snow and frigid temperatures in New York. &nbsp;Long Islanders are bracing for the brunt of the storm with blizzard like conditions lasting as long as 24-hours.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 01:17:38 +0000 Charles Lane 10760 at http://wshu.org LIE Closes as Long Island braces for blizzard