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New York survives nor'easter

Charles Day of Dobbs Ferry bales snow out

Charles Day of Dobbs Ferry bales snow out of his 23-foot walk-around fishing boat, docked at the Port Chester Municipal Marina. "This Sunday is the last hurrah," Day said, referring to his last fishing trip of the season. (Nov. 8, 2012) Photo Credit: Xavier Mascarenas

A nor'easter hit the Hudson Valley area Wednesday, adding to the woes of many still struggling to recover from Hurricane Sandy, which roared throught the region just a week earlier.

Charles Day of Dobbs Ferry bales snow out
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Charles Day of Dobbs Ferry bales snow out of his 23-foot walk-around fishing boat, docked at the Port Chester Municipal Marina. "This Sunday is the last hurrah," Day said, referring to his last fishing trip of the season. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Traffic moves slowly on campus past snow-covered debris
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Traffic moves slowly on campus past snow-covered debris from superstorm Sandy at Westchester Community College in Valhalla as a nor'easter hits New York. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Justyna Olszewska of Hampton Bays, Long Island, cleans
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Justyna Olszewska of Hampton Bays, Long Island, cleans snow from nor'easter off her car to attend her afternoon class at Pace University. (Nov. 8, 2012)

A student at Pace University makes a snowball
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A student at Pace University makes a snowball on campus after Wednesday night's nor'easter coated the Hudson Valley in snow. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Yuriko Kondo, 4, of White Plains, sleds with
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Yuriko Kondo, 4, of White Plains, sleds with her mother, Hitomi, in the snow left by a nor'easter at Harvey Turnure Memorial Park on Lake Street in White Plains. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Yuriko Kondo, 4, of White Plains, plays with
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Yuriko Kondo, 4, of White Plains, plays with her mother, Hitomi, in the snow left by a nor'easter at Harvey Turnure Memorial Park on Lake Street in White Plains. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Orlando Jimenez of White Plains shovels the sidewalk
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Orlando Jimenez of White Plains shovels the sidewalk in front of a building at the corner of Main Street and Broadway in White Plains. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Yameris Pichardo of White Plains walks through Renaissance
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Yameris Pichardo of White Plains walks through Renaissance Plaza on Main Street in downtown White Plains the morning after a nor'easter dumped snow on the region. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Pedestrians cross Main Street in downtown White Plains
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Pedestrians cross Main Street in downtown White Plains after a nor'easter. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Sonja Bartlett of Harrison walks carefully in her
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Sonja Bartlett of Harrison walks carefully in her summer shoes while carrying coffee back to her temporary residence at the Ritz-Carlton in downtown White Plains. Bartlett, who had a tree fall on her home during Hurricane Sandy, said, "When we were evacuated, those were the only shoes I grabbed." (Nov. 8, 2012)

Traffic was moving well over the Tappan Zee
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Traffic was moving well over the Tappan Zee Bridge during the morning commute Thursday despite a nor'easter that swept through the area a day earlier. (Nov. 8, 2012)

A nor'easter left a coat of wet snow
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A nor'easter left a coat of wet snow on the Hudson Valley, delaying school openings, forcing flight cancellations and stalling power restoration efforts. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Vehicles drive through snow-cleared Ravensdale Road in Hastings-on-Hudson
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Vehicles drive through snow-cleared Ravensdale Road in Hastings-on-Hudson after a nor'easter hit the area. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Workers contracted by Con Edison from across the
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Workers contracted by Con Edison from across the country operate out of Rye Playland, where they are deployed to repair utilities after Hurricane Sandy slammed the region. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Rye Playland, now closed to the public, sustained
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascarenas

Rye Playland, now closed to the public, sustained damage during Hurricane Sandy and is now being used as headquarters for workers contracted by Con Edison to repair utilities and restore power across the region. (Nov. 8, 2012)

Serena Yang, 4, of White Plains, stops to
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascareñas

Serena Yang, 4, of White Plains, stops to enjoy the snow on Broadway while walking with her mother, Amy Yang, on her way to preschool. (Nov. 8, 2012)

A pedestrian walks past cars stuck in traffic
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A pedestrian walks past cars stuck in traffic as they exit Westchester Community College onto Knollwood Road in Valhalla as a nor'easter hit the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

A woman's umbrella is inverted by the strong
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A woman's umbrella is inverted by the strong winds of a nor'easter on North Avenue in New Rochelle. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Traffic gets backed up as cars get stuck
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Traffic gets backed up as cars get stuck on Grasslands Road at Westchester Community College in Valhalla as a nor'easter hit the area. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Students wait at a bus stop on campus
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Students wait at a bus stop on campus at Westchester Community College in Valhalla as snowfall saturates the region during a nor'easter. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds and flurries of a nor'easter that swept acorss the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

A woman walks around fallen tree debris from
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

A woman walks around fallen tree debris from Hurricane Sandy on North Avenue in New Rochelle even while dealing with a nor'easter that brought more misery. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Utility trucks drive across North Avenue in New
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Utility trucks drive across North Avenue in New Rochelle as a nor'easter sweeps in, threatening already vulnerable areas in the Hudson Valley that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy last week. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Pedestrians walk through high winds and snow near
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Pedestrians walk through high winds and snow near Union Square in Manhattan as a nor'easter roars through the area. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Pedestrians walk through high winds and snow from
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Pedestrians walk through high winds and snow from a nor-easter near Union Square in Manhattan. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds and flurries of a nor'easter that swept across the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds and flurries of a nor'easter that swept across the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Residents of New Rochelle brave the powerful winds and flurries of a nor'easter that swept across the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Snow piles up in the parking lot of
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Snow piles up in the parking lot of the Home Depot in Nanuet as a nor'easter hits the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

People walk around Battery Park in lower Manhattan
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People walk around Battery Park in lower Manhattan during Wednesday's nor'easter. (Nov. 7, 2012)

An Orange & Rockland Utilities crew tries to
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An Orange & Rockland Utilities crew tries to restore power on West Burda Place in New City during nor'easter. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Volunteer Pete Parisi stands in a snowstorm from
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Volunteer Pete Parisi stands in a snowstorm from a nor-easter while supervising the clearing of debris from homes damaged by superstorm Sandy on Staten Island. (Nov. 7, 2012)

A resident clears out destroyed household belongings from
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A resident clears out destroyed household belongings from his flood-damaged home as snow falls in Staten Island. Residents of the low-lying New Dorp area had been advised to leave ahead of the arrival of a nor'easter that could potentially re-flood areas devastated by Superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 7, 2012)

One of the last flights to leave after
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One of the last flights to leave after many were canceled due to a storm is fueled up at LaGuardia Airport. The Northeast suffered another storm as a mix of snow, rain and high winds moved through the area. (Nov. 7, 2012)

A surfer rides a wave behind a piece
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A surfer rides a wave behind a piece of the destroyed boardwalk and piles of sand as a nor'easter approaches in the Rockaway neighborhood of Queens. The Rockaway Peninsula was especially hard hit by Superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 7, 2012)

A work crew in Rockaway, Queens, places sand
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A work crew in Rockaway, Queens, places sand collected from the streets back on the beach in front of the destroyed boardwalk in an attempt to clear the streets and also prevent further storm surges as a nor'easter approaches. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Catherine Palmer evacuates with her friend's dog, Bella,
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Catherine Palmer evacuates with her friend's dog, Bella, in Staten Island. She and fellow residents of the seaside New Dorp area had been advised to leave ahead of the arrival of a nor'easter that could potentially re-flood areas devastated by Superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Blair Solender of Scarsdale and Sarah Klur of
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascarenas

Blair Solender of Scarsdale and Sarah Klur of Rye, both 9, enjoy the big snowflakes as they walk along Mamaroneck Avenue in White Plains during Wednesday's nor'easter. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Customers get haircuts at Cache Barber Shop on
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Customers get haircuts at Cache Barber Shop on Lake Street as snow begins to fall during the nor'easter in White Plains. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Snow falls at the intersection of Main Street
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Snow falls at the intersection of Main Street and Mamaroneck Avenue in White Plains. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Shelves of batteries are emptying fast at the
Photo Credit: Elizabeth Daza

Shelves of batteries are emptying fast at the Home Depot in Yonkers as a nor'easter hits the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Pedestrians cross Mamaroneck Avenue in downtown White Plains
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascareñas

Pedestrians cross Mamaroneck Avenue in downtown White Plains as snow falls during the nor'easter. (Nov. 7, 2012)

White Plains Department of Public Works employees work
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White Plains Department of Public Works employees work on a snow plow in the maintenance shop on Brockway Place in White Plains. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Martin Hernandez, 49, of Mount Vernon buys bags
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Martin Hernandez, 49, of Mount Vernon buys bags of salt and ice at the Home Depot in Yonkers as a nor'easter hits the Hudson Valley. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Clarence Ellington, 48, of Yonkers, loads his car
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Clarence Ellington, 48, of Yonkers, loads his car with sandbags, water and salt at the Home Depot in Yonkers. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Stacy Hobbs of Yonkers walks in the snow
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascareñas

Stacy Hobbs of Yonkers walks in the snow to a bus stop on Lake Street as she leaves work in White Plains. (Nov. 7, 2012)

Traffic moves along Lake Street as snow begins
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Traffic moves along Lake Street as snow begins to fall during the nor'easter in White Plains. (Nov. 7, 2012)

White Plains public works employees Danny Cisterna, Carlos
Photo Credit: Xavier Mascareñas

White Plains public works employees Danny Cisterna, Carlos Mejia and Emil Barile sharpen a blade on a city vehicle as they prepare for the nor'easter headed to the Hudson Valley later Wednesday. (Nov. 7, 2012)

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