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Flooding on Shore Drive in Worcester, Sept. 8, 2011 (Photo by Bernice Corpuz)

Flood Zone Map Changes Could Mean Higher Flood Insurance Costs

It just got more expensive for some people to own a home. It’s not rising interest rates, but another cost that will impact some homeowners.

07/18/2012

Flooded basement in Quincy.

Power Cut To Dozens Of Quincy Homes Affected By Flooding

Overnight rain and astronomical high tide led to flooding in coastal areas of Quincy on Monday morning.

06/04/2012

File Photo (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Weather Forecast: Continued Coastal Flooding Likely From June Nor’easter

Remember those warm, dry and sunny March days we had? And remember wondering if we were going to pay for it at some point? Well, it is payback time.

06/04/2012

Flooding in Keene, NH

Flooding Closes Roads, Schools In Southwest NH

Heavy rain has flooded and damaged some roads in southwest New Hampshire, forcing two elementary schools to close Wednesday.

05/30/2012

Flooding, Disaster

FEMA Program Expected To Buy Homes From Irene Flooding Victims

Dozens of people who had their homes damaged or destroyed by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene are expected to apply for a federal program to buy their homes from them.

12/17/2011

A car under the commuter rail bridge on Burrill Street in Swampscott. (Photo courtesy: Jack Beermann)

Essex County Gets Rainstorm Disaster Loans

Small businesses affected by flash flooding on Boston’s North Shore two weeks ago will be able to apply for low interest loans to help restore their losses.

10/14/2011

Peabody flooding

Floodwaters In Peabody Worsen Mosquito Problem

Peabody’s Public Health Director says mosquitoes there tested positive for West Nile Virus.

10/05/2011

Some of the extensive flood damage in a Peabody basement Wednesday.

Flood Damage Extensive Across North Shore

Emergency management teams headed to the North Shore Wednesday to see just how bad the damage is following Tuesday’s flash floods.

10/05/2011

Parking lot on Crowninshield Street (Photo courtesy: Jim Palmer)

Peabody Floods Create “Very Stressful” Day For Many

Tuesday’s flash floods gave many Peabody residents a rude awakening.

10/04/2011

Flooding near Paradise Citgo in Swampscott. (Photo courtesy: Gus Moussa)

What To Do If You’re A Flood Victim

Several North Shore homes and businesses were damaged by severe flooding on Tuesday morning. As a result, hundreds will be looking to know if their insurance covers the damage.

10/04/2011

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