Morning Brief: January 22
New York City schools open today despite snowy roads and icy temperatures. [NY Daily News]
Click here for a list of schools that did close [NBC]
Last night's snowfall's going to be replaced by blustery winds, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Highs of 14, with windchills making it feel as cold as eleven below. [Full Forecast]
Need to Know
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's plans to fund universal Pre-K pose a challenge for NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio's tax platform. [NY Times]
The remains of missing autistic teen Avonte Oquendo have been found. [NY Daily News]
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was sworn in for his second term as polls indicate he's losing support. [NY Daily News]
The New York Knicks host the Philadelphia 76ers tonight at 7:30.
On Stage Tonight
Silvertone, Greetigs from Anywhere, Midnight Rage @ Mercury Lounge; 5:30
Sarah Factor @ Rockwood Music Hall: Stage 1; 6
Today in History
In 1973, Joe Frazier loses in a fight to George Foreman, breaking the undefeated record he had held since 1970.
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