The reason it appears brighter after a snowstorm is because fresh snow flakes/crystals reflect more light (natural and artificial) than other ground coverages such as grass, dirt, or blacktop.
Berks County Area
- Muhlenberg School Board approves new special education supervisor
- Pepper spray ends fight between Citadel students
Poconos & Coal Region
Western New Jersey
- Woman admits stealing thousands from comedian Joe Piscopo
- Fire forces evacuation of Hackettstown nursing home