heat

Sign Up Now For Heating Assistance
It's time for Capital Region residents to sign for help with your heating bill this winter. There is a significant amount of assistance available for New Yorkers under the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP).
Puppy Left In Sweltering Car While Owner Eats Brunch
If it weren't an alert diner, a German Shepard puppy may not have survived on Sunday after Albany police say a man left his dog in the backseat of car while he ate brunch for almost 40 minutes.  Outside temperature was 82, but inside it was as hot as 117 degrees and the officer who arrived…
Pay Less For Your Heat Bill
Heat is one of the more expensive utilities we pay – especially in the great Northeast with our frigid temperatures!  There are a few things you can do at home to help seal air leaks and reduce your heating costs since having multiple small leaks in your home, such as around electrical ou…
Dashboard Thermometer Photos for First Day of Summer
With record high temperatures expected for the first day of summer we are expecting to see our Facebook friend feed full of photos of dashboard thermometers - plus a flood of them on Twitter and Instagram too. If you share a photo, feel free to tag us on Facebook or hashtag us on Twitter / Instagram…
Creative Ways Weathermen Use To Describe Heat
It must be tough being a weatherman (OK, weatherPERSON).  When it's cold for days on end, how many ways can you express it without eventually running out of adjectives?  And the same goes for this unGODLY hot weather.  Sometimes, you've gotta get creative, like these fine me…