Harlem – News August 27, 2011
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Not Happening: Any Outdoor Concert in Mean Irene’s… (Billboard)
Hurricane Irene is wreaking havoc on just about every musical happening up and down the East Coast this weekend, including a Dave Matthews Band concert festival — the DMB Caravan — on Governor’s Island in NYC, which canceled its Saturday and Sunday events.
New York’s Only Hurricane (New York Magazine)
As the city prepares for the assault of Irene, we’re almost exactly 190 years away from the only hurricane in recorded history whose eye passed directly over New York.
Cuomo emergency plan: Possibly close bridges, Thruway, deploy National Guard (Times Herald-Record)
Governor Andrew Cuomo Friday convened an emergency session of his Cabinet to review plans to protect New Yorkers and mitigate the potential effects of Hurricane Irene.