2. Well that forecast means pretty much everything that was going to happen on a city level is kaput for now. Schools and city buildings are closed today and Tuesday and trash and recycling is suspended until further notice.
3. The All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church was set to show Edie and Thea: A Very Long Engagement, but Sandy is delaying that as well. The new date is Nov. 19.
4. I’m back from vacation! That means the regular features that were on hiatus last week are coming back, including the Monday evening sports roundup. This will post at 5 p.m., assuming I can get a break from hurricane stuff.
5. Muhammad Ali, or Cassius Clay as he was known at the time, won his first professional fight on this day in 1960. He defeated Tunney Hunsaker in six rounds in a bout at Louisville, Ky.