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  • Hurricane Sandy: High Winds, Heavy Rain Expected As Worse Of Sandy To Hit Monday Night

    Hurricane Sandy: High Winds, Heavy Rain Expected As Worse Of Sandy To Hit Monday Night
    Hurricane Sandy is rapidly approaching the Tri-State area and is expected to bring destructive storm surge, heavy rains, and gusty winds. We will continue to see conditions deteriorate as the day goes on. By this afternoon we can expect winds to increase...
  • VIDEO: The 'Long Island Express' Hurricane Of 1938

    VIDEO: The 'Long Island Express' Hurricane Of 1938
    As residents of the Tri-State area await Sandy's impact, the question on everyone's mind is, "How bad will it be?" New Yorkers found out just how bad it could get in 1938 when a storm later named the Long Island Express tore up the coast. Also called the...
  • Tens of millions brace for Hurricane Sandy's approach

    Tens of millions brace for Hurricane Sandy's approach
    Tens of millions of people braced Monday for howling winds, torrential downpours and storm surges that authorities warned could bring devastation unlike anything they've seen. Hurricane Sandy could affect as many as 60 million people. "This is the...
  • Parts Of Long Island Already Under Water As Sandy Approaches

    Parts Of Long Island Already Under Water As Sandy Approaches
    When PIX 11 cameraman, Keith Lopez, and I entered Bayville, Long Island about 10:30 am Monday, we were amazed at the waves kicking up from Long Island Sound, an hour before high tide in this North Shore town. Thirty minutes later, the Nassau County...
  • Long Wharf Theater's Shore-Set Home Warily Eyes Sandy

    The execs at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, located just off I-95 and just off the waves crashing from Long Island Sound, are keeping a close look at the tides and generation weather from Sandy. So far -- following one high tide around noon on...
  • Shoreline's Long Wharf Theatre Weathers The Weather

    Shoreline's Long Wharf Theatre Weathers The Weather
    Long Wharf Theater, located just off Long Island Sound in New Haven, reports that their facility, which is undergoing interior and exterior renovations, appears to be intact. A theater spokesman reports that after a Tuesday morning inspection there...
  • How Connecticut Theaters Fared With Storm's Wrath

    How Connecticut Theaters Fared With Storm's Wrath
    Hurricane Sandy was very theater-friendly. Things didn't get really ominous until Sunday night, long after the curtain came down on most shows at theaters throughout Connecticut. Then on Monday when the storm's fury -- and tides -- were at their...
  • Is Sandy a taste of things to come?

    Is Sandy a taste of things to come?
    We should not be surprised. That's the view of many climate scientists as they survey the destruction wrought by the superstorm that ravaged the Northeast this week. The melting of Arctic ice, rising sea levels, the warming atmosphere and changes to...
  • UConn Turns Away Maryland, 76-50

    UConn Turns Away Maryland, 76-50
    BRIDGEPORT — Saturday's Sweet 16 game was expected to be the Bridgeport Regional's restaging of a winter battle between Eastern foes, only this time along the cusp of Long Island Sound on a warm, spring day. "We were talking about how physical the...
  • Guilford's Chaffinch Island An Escape From The Winter Doldrums

    Guilford's Chaffinch Island An Escape From The Winter Doldrums
    Maybe it's the grimy, three-week-old piles of snow at the side of the road. Or maybe it's the endless brown and white monochrome of the landscape. Whatever the reason, I needed to get away. But after a blizzard and a couple of feet of snow, it's...
  • Visiting Bartlett's Tower In Bloomfield

    Visiting Bartlett's Tower In Bloomfield
    An old, broken iron gate leans against a stone pillar and a barely discernable carriage road snakes up through the woods along the spine of a traprock ridge. Near the top of the ridge, a fieldstone and brick chimney rises into the deep blue winter sky,...