Massachusetts Will Consider Moving Time Zones, Dropping Daylight Saving TimeA new commission will study the possibility of moving to the Atlantic time zone.
New England Lawmakers Propose Seceding From Time ZoneIt would have the same effect as making summertime daylight saving hours permanent.
Should Massachusetts Change Time Zones? Lawmakers Weigh BillThe proposal would be the equivalent of staying in Daylight Saving Time all year round.
Daylight Saving: A Good Time To Change Smoke DetectorsBoston Fire reminded residents to change their smoke-detector batteries when they move their clocks forward this weekend.
Weekend 'Warmth' and Next Week's Uncertainty
Weather Pattern Kicks Into High Gear
Daylight Saving Time: Spring Ahead, Replace Smoke & CO Detector BatteriesAs Massachusetts homeowners turn their clocks ahead for daylight saving time, they're being reminded it's also a good time to make sure that their smoke and carbon monoxide detectors are working properly.
The Weather Is Golden...Feel of Indian Summer To ReturnThe weekend weather is all about wind direction and airmass. Northerly winds are directing cool air from Canada over the region today. Winds are gusty on the Cape & islands and will die down during the afternoon. Temps at 850 are near 0 C, so cool northerly winds with this kind of airmass will help to keep temps mostly in the 40's to near 50 even with 100% of the sun. Ocean effect cloudiness will be effecting the Cape and the islands into the afternoon.