Earthquake

People in Boston look at buildings in downtown Boston after earthquake shook the city.

Boston-Area Buildings Evacuated After Earthquake

People in the Boston area describe the earthquake as scary, unsettling and surreal.

08/23/2011

(Photo credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Earthquake Felt Across New England

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred just before 2 p.m. Tuesday, centered near Richmond, Virginia and was felt all the way up the East Coast to southern New England.

08/23/2011

Corter Leather's Japan Bracelet (credit: corterleather.com)

Brighton Man Making, Selling Bracelets For Japan Relief

It’s a tedious and time consuming process. But 24-year-old Eric Heins spends hours and hours everyday making handmade little leather bracelets.

03/29/2011

Alia Greenbaum is a teacher from Wayland who is stuck in Japan. (credit: Stephen Greenbaum)

Wayland Native Safe In Japan

Wayland native Alia Greenbaum, who was teaching near Sendai, Japan, when the earthquake hit on March 11, is now safe.

03/25/2011

Dr. Stuart Harris (pictured above) described the devastation he saw while in Japan.

MGH Doctor: Parts Of Japan “Wiped Away” By Quake, Tsunami

Dr. Stuart Harris was in the northeastern part of Japan with two other doctors from Mass. General to join the relief efforts.

03/22/2011

Shichigahama (credit: CNN)

Plymouth To Hold Telethon For Japanese Sister City

Plymouth’s sister city is Japan’s Shichigahama. The city is devastated and now its sister city here in Massachusetts is raising money to help it and the people who live there.

03/19/2011

iRobot (file image)

Mass. Company Sending Robots To Japan

The Bedford, Mass. company i-Robot is about to be on the frontlines of Japan’s nuclear crisis.

03/18/2011

Gary Lapierre

Information Meltdown….Again!

Another voice in the midst of the crisis and tragedy in Japan adds nothing…..I mean nothing…..but it sure doesn’t stop the voices and misleading verbiage barrage from spilling over on all sides. Another example of information technology “out-of-control.”

03/17/2011

Alia Greenbaum is a teacher from Wayland who is stuck in Japan. (credit: Stephen Greenbaum)

Wayland Teacher’s Parents Want Her Home From Japan

The parents of a Wayland woman who is teaching in Japan are pleading for help to get their daughter home.

03/16/2011

An aerial shot shows vehicles ready for shipping being carried by a tsunami tidal wave at Hitachinaka city in Ibaraki prefecture on March 11, 2011. (Photo credit STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Quake Could Affect Some Mass. Companies

There are mounting concerns over the global impact of that massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan which pushed stocks lower.

03/14/2011

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