Category Archives: heatpocalypse 2k10

Energy saving tips to lower your electricity bill

During the summer, I’m all about staying cool. During the winter, I’m all about the heat. And in the end, it’s reflected in my electricity bill. NY’s heating bill averaged in as one of the highest in the nation. The … Continue reading

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May Slumlords Rule No More, round 2

New York City Landlords have long been lamented by everyone from tenants to politicians, construction companies to lawyers.  But in a city where real estate is gold, the keepers of the gate seem to get away with murder, so to … Continue reading

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Sweating it out on the subway platform

New York City summers are notoriously hot. With temperatures easily rising above 90 degrees, what can be more irksome than gallivanting around the city with beads of perspiration around your neck? Try descending into a mini version of Dante’s Inferno, … Continue reading

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Wet Hot New York City Summer

If you’ve been annoyed by this summer’s spate of heat waves, don’t expect to feel any better this week. The beginning of September has ushered in another heat wave. Temperatures recorded in Central Park are expected to stay in the … Continue reading

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