First snowfall of winter 2015

Cara Petitti cleans the first snow fall of winter 2015 off her car before heading to work – Aaron Berkowitz photo

The season’s first real snowfall left the streets a slushy and slippery mess.

“I used to look forward to snow when I was in college,” said Cara Petitti who is a part-time English professor at University of New Haven, Southern Connecticut, and Gateway. “Now I am just hoping that it’s not a bad winter.”