hurricane irene

Tropical Storm Irene – The Latest Information
We are certainly seeing the impacts of Irene already today and there is more rain expected as the day continues. If you are concerned about power outages, National Grid has a site with an outage map. Local officials are suggesting you stay home to avoid the danger of downed trees, power lines, and f…
Hurricane Irene Lands In the Albany Area
It was the moment that we have all been waiting for and it's finally here.  Hurricane made landfall late last night in New Jersey and now has showed her face right here in the Capital Region.  Albany itself isn't showing too much damage yet, but the surrounding areas are being hi…
Irene Brings Back Memories Of The October 1987 Snow Storm
With all of the news about Hurricane Irene catching the East Coast a little off guard, some local stores have a hard time keeping supplies on their shelves while everyone does last minute preparation for the big storm.  For ol' Monte, Irene brings back memories of another major storm from …
Hannaford Was Hopping Last Night
Usually at 9pm on a weeknight the grocery stores are pretty empty and have very little lines, but not last night. As I pulled into the parking lot I felt more like I was pulling into a show at Northern Lights.