Mass. Lawmakers Debate Waterfront Home Buyback Program On Plum IslandA waterfront home buyback program has already unanimously passed the state Senate as part of a climate change bill and is on its way to the House.
Feds Deny Massachusetts' Bid To Extend Snow Disaster AidGov. Baker says he's disappointed with FEMA's decision.
How To Financially Handle Catastrophes Natural disasters often happen quickly and are unpredictable. Would you be able to evacuate in under an hour?
Revere Officials Unsure What Financial Aid Will Be Available For Tornado RecoveryRevere officials and residents are still cleaning up from Monday’s tornado and starting to wonder what funds might be available to help pay for repairs.
House Approves Bill To Ease Flood Insurance HikesRates imposed by the 2012 law are particularly high in older coastal communities in states such as Florida, Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey and have put a damper on home sales.
Springfield Gets $25M In Tornado-Related Aid Springfield has received a settlement of $25 million in federal disaster aid for damages caused by a tornado that struck the city in 2011.
State Bill Seeks To Soften Flood Insurance RulesLegislation backed by Attorney General Martha Coakley and state House Speaker Robert DeLeo aims to soften the impact of new federal flood insurance rules on some homeowners.
South Shore Residents Consider Moving After Floodplain ChangesBecause of Hurricane Sandy, FEMA is redrawing the floodplain maps up and down the Eastern Seaboard.
How To Prepare For CatastrophesThe Hurricane Center is forecasting an extremely active season this year.
Winding Down 2012 With A Whimper Trying to stay positive here.........The Patriots outscored the Jaguars Good thing they weren't playing the Sisters of Notre Dame.....they would have lost. And one other positive story, John Kerry will be leaving Massachusetts for a new job. Kerry is the most disingenuous, do-nothing politician I've ever encountered and I have to say BHO got THIS ONE right. See ya JFK!!
Opinion: Obama And Christie Do The Right Thing Working Together As The Right Continues AttacksGovernor Christie went out of his way to praise the work that the President and his administration are doing, something that he got a lot of credit for...outside of the right-wing blogosphere.
Opinion: Selectively Presidential: Obama Chooses To Be Presidential When It's ConvenientWhen the storm and its headlines have passed, however, the questions about the Benghazi tragedy should continue full force as November 6 continues to near. During the much-needed questioning and impending investigation, it would be grand if President Obama would remain presidential throughout the process.