Daniel Nigro called on firefighters after Storm Jonas so he could attend an emergency briefing on time
The annual event saw more than 200 revellers taking part this year
Governor Andrew Cuomo introduces road traffic ban from 2.30 local time in parts of the city, with 30 inches of snow expected to fall
A person is indeed more likely to keel over while heaving snow than, say, jogging on a treadmill - but why?
The Met Office issues alerts over snowfall across the UK
Meteorologist Ken Weathers suggests a simple solution of rubbing alcohol and water from a spray bottle
The cold snap comes after the warmest December on record in the UK
Snow is also expected to fall over higher ground in Northern Ireland, southern Scotland and northern England
Warm temperatures in the last two months of 2015 have raised concerns for those looking forward to ski and snowboard holidays
Areas are expected to get up to 10cm of snow
Christmas is a time for family, especially when they enjoy the snow this much
Met Office issues a yellow warning of severe weather for most parts of the United Kingdom
Met Office warns the UK will see a 'big change' in the weather as it turns much colder from the weekend
Publishing advanced forecasts is 'beyond the limits of current science'
The Met Office has dismissed claims that the UK could be gripped by an 'Arctic blast' of snow within two weeks
'This janitor should not be a janitor'