Daily Archive for February 7th, 2013

: February 7th, 2013

They call it ‘Nemo,’ but why?

You may have noticed by now that the snowstorm headed our way is named Nemo. Perhaps when you saw that, you thought, “That’s weird, it’s not a hurricane. And when were storms A-M?” Well last year, the

Schools close in anticipation of blizzard

A great many schools and colleges in southwestern Connecticut have already announced Friday closings or early dismissals. For a complete list, which is being updated throughout the night, visit our

Bridgeport mayor declares snow emergency

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has declared a snow emergency in the city beginning Friday at 5 p.m. What does this mean? *Residents have to move cars off posted snow emergency streets. A list of snow

More high school sports schedule changes

More changes to high school sports schedules because of the looming winter storm Friday: The FCIAC announced in a statement the postponements of its wrestling and gymnastics championships, originally

Metro-North changes Friday schedule; Amtrak cancellations

Metro-North will provide extra trains during the afternoon on Friday for customers returning home early before the snowstorm kicks into high gear. As a result, there will be fewer trains during the

New Canaan town offices closed Friday

New Canaan First Selectman Rob Mallozzi issued an alert that all town offices will be closed on Friday. Non-essential staff also do not need to report to work.

Possibly historic blizzard to strike northeast Friday evening

The northeastern United States is going to get hit again by severe weather.

High school sports schedule changes, updated

Here’s an update on how the looming snow storm is affecting high school sports schedules: Due to the impending snowstorm, the FCIAC announced in a statement the postponements of its wrestling and

Sports schedule rearranged

The Darien at Norwalk boys basketball game, originally scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m., has been moved up to tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. The FCIAC wrestling championships, originally scheduled for

Hospitals prep for storm

Hospitals throughout the region have already begun gearing up for the predicted weekend storm, taking such measures as stocking up on medications, oxygen for patients, fuel for generators and food to