Greater City Providence

Category - Snow


Atwells Avenue | Photo by Jef Nickerson

Federal Hill Christmas Tree | Photo Jef Nickerson
First snow! Yay!
Above is the Federal Hill Christmas Tree at Sutton and Atwells which will be lit tomorrow (Sunday) at 4pm.

Post blizzard sidewalks

This morning’s sidewalks are rather typical in the cycle of snow removal in Providence. Every year I rant, and every year a large part of that rant is the fact that the sidewalks at Garibaldi Park on Atwells...

Snowblogging: Blizzard!

Federal Street, Federal Hill Sutton Street Acorn Street Spruce Street DePasquale Plaza Atwells Avenue 7:30 this morning, the sidewalk at Angelo’s is shoveled and salted and basically down to pavement. Gold star...

In Like a Lion

In Like a Lion This morning we had a quick blast of very slippery slush. Tomorrow though, the apocalypse is coming. I’m hearing reports of up to 15 inches of snow! Dear Mother Nature: I would be pleased to not...

55 Days

So the first substantial snowfall of the year was December 19th, fifty-five days ago. Pretty much ever since then there has been snow and ice on this sidewalk on Atwells outside the Atwells Mini Mart and the (now, and...

Snow to rain? Boo!

4-6 inches of snow changing to rain tomorrow? Well isn’t that just gonna be TheSuck? What the hell am I gonna wear tomorrow? Snow-to-Rain Blogging just doesn’t sound as fun as Snow Blogging. Sick day?

People die reports today about the problem of unshoveled sidewalks. The problem is, quite bluntly, people die when sidewalks are uncleared and they are forced to walk in the street. But Oleg Kotlyarevskiy, 47...