An Atlantic storm whipped the Northeast corridor with powerful wind gusts Wednesday while creating blizzard conditions in parts of Massachusetts and Maine. In West Virginia, two people were killed in a traffic pileup blamed on poor visibility caused by snow.
New Jersey had a snow day Friday as schools, government offices and businesses closed for a winter storm that dropped up to 10 inches of snow in some areas and ushered in bitterly cold temperatures rarely seen in the region.
Yonkers resident Ernie McManus lives at the bottom of a steep hill. Early Sunday morning, a driver trying to navigate the slick roads could not stop, and like so many before, hit the cement barricade on Glenwood Avenue.