While last week’s heat seems to have broken, it’s still hot. As we reported last week, this July could be one of the five hottest on record.

What does this mean for city residents? Broken Sidewalk asks just that, after noting that New York City ice cream vendors have found the streets nearly empty during times of extreme heat.

Broken Sidewalk also links to this Filson blog post of pictures of Kentuckians in past summers.