Battling the Frost and Cold

The Buffalo Fire Department’s fireboat breaks through the ice in the Buffalo River Tuesday. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Derek Gee)
The Buffalo Fire Department’s fireboat breaks through the ice in the Buffalo River Tuesday. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Derek Gee)
Chris Grubb, of Oneonta, N.Y., shovels snow off a roof overhanging the sidewalk Tuesday. (AP Photo/|The Oneonta Daily Star, Benjamin Patton)
Chris Grubb, of Oneonta, N.Y., shovels snow off a roof overhanging the sidewalk Tuesday. (AP Photo/|The Oneonta Daily Star, Benjamin Patton)