Blizzard of 1978

Snow drifts on Beacon Hill (Photo credit Jill Poschmann)

MIT Researcher: This Winter Was ‘Worst Boston Has Ever Seen’

This winter was bad and the numbers back it up.

04/22/2015

Adam Vinatieri #4 of the New England Patriots kicks the game winning field goal against the Oakland Raiders on January 19, 2002 during an AFC Playoff game. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/ Getty Images)

The Snow Bowl And 9 Other Really Strange Games

Heavy snow has certainly been a part of some legendary games, but here is a list of the strangest games played due to all wacky circumstances.

02/09/2015

(Photo by Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Boston Breaks 30-Day Snowfall Record Set In 1978

Boston has broken yet another snowfall record during an unprecedented streak of snowstorms.

02/09/2015

Cars partially buried in snow in Winthrop during the Blizzard of 2015. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Comparing Blizzard Of 2015 To Blizzard of ’78

Was the Blizzard of 2015 anything like the legendary Blizzard of ’78?

01/28/2015

The final snow totals from the Blizzard of 2013. (WBZ-TV graphic)

How Does Blizzard Of 2013 Compare To Blizzard of 1978?

A fascinating comparison of the Blizzard of 1978 and the Blizzard of 2013.

02/09/2013

Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))

Blizzard Of ’78 Anniversary: Forecasting Guidance Was ‘Primitive’ 35 Years Ago

The statistics compiled during the Blizzard of 1978 only partially tell the story.

02/08/2013

Aftermath from the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))

Blizzard Of ’78 Anniversary: 35 Years Later ‘Nothing Remotely Comparable’

On February 7, 1978, Boston Edison’s John Murphy told WBZ NewsRadio 1030 that the entire city of Boston was without power.

02/07/2013

This photo was taken on Boston Street in Lynn after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: Charlie Zapolski)

Keller @ Large: What Did We Learn From Blizzard Of ’78?

What did we learn from this now-mythic event?

02/07/2013

Cars stranded on Route 128 south in Needham after the Blizzard of '78. (Photo courtesy: National Archives at Boston (Waltham))

Blizzard Of ’78 Anniversary: Vivid Memories 35 Years Later

You say the words “Blizzard of 78” anywhere in Massachusetts, and even 35 years later, you hear the stories.

02/06/2013