| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:32 PM
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg isn't taking any chances with Hurricane Irene, ordering a first-ever mandatory evacuation for all New Yorkers living in low-lying areas of the city.
Bloomberg said residents living in Zone-A SEE ALL NEW YORK CITY...
| Jun 7, 2009
People who flocked to several New York City beaches on Sunday to take a dip in the water were in for a surprise as city officials urged swimmers to stay out because of concerns about a sewage overflow.
The New York City Parks Department posted signs...
| Jul 10, 2010
| 2:46 PM
Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent.
The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...