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Developing Storm: Snow To Increase in Coverage and Intensity After Midnight

A major Nor'easter now developing off the mid Atlantic coast will put eastern New York and western New England on its western side through Tuesday.  Snow will become steadier from SE to NW across the region after midnight and towards daybreak Tuesday with snowfall of varying intensity through Tuesday evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 20-30 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions into Tuesday night. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 8"-14" are expected.

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Florida is a retirement spot for horses, too

ALACHUA, Fla. (AP) -- Whenever a horse arrives at Florida's Mill Creek Farm, Peter and Mary Gregory make the aging animal a promise: Never will that horse be worked or ridden the rest of its days.

Nearly all of the horses retired to the farm in north-central Florida had spent years working in law enforcement, military or other service jobs; some were seized by police.

There are about 130 horses on the sprawling 325-acre farm, where they will be buried once they reach the end of their years.

Peter is now 85 and Mary is 81. While they do have volunteers and a part-time paid employee to help with daily farm tasks, the Gregorys realize that as they also age they must plan for the farm's future.
 
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