Blizzard Slams North Salem

The snow is piled pretty high at the Moia house. From left: Matthew Moia, 11, Adeline Moia, 9, Ryan Moia, 3, Michael Moia, 6, Robert Moia, 12 Front: Millie Moia Credits: Amy Moia
Matthew Moia, 11, has fun in the giant snow pile. Credits: Amy Moia
Cleopatra is a true snow dog. Credits: Holly Sfarra
Making a snow cave are Robert Moia, 12, left, and his brother Matthew, 11 Credits: Rich Moia

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.— A late winter nor-Easter, dubbed ‘Stella’ and ‘The Blizzard of 2017,’ pounded North Salem on March 14, leaving the town with 15 inches of snow and forced the closure of North Salem Schools for two days. The voluminous snowfall and strong gusty winds enabled lots of folks to enjoy some forced downtime.

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