AT SEA - OCTOBER 28: In this handout GOES satellite image provided by NASA, Hurricane Sandy, pictured at 16:00 UTC, churns off the East Coast as it moves north on October 28, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. Sandy, which has already claimed over 50 lives in the Caribbean is predicted to bring heavy winds and floodwaters to the mid-Atlantic region. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Hurricane Sandy Could Be Largest Tropical Storm Ever In Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center says this could be the largest tropical storm ever in the Atlantic Ocean.


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Gloucester Reschedules Halloween As Storm Bears Down

The seaport city of Gloucester is urging residents to celebrate Halloween early because of the hurricane that’s threatening next week. Local officials are encouraging trick or treating between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, instead of Wednesday as tradition holds.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/27/2012


The Latest on Sandy…

Sandy went through rapid intensification last night and has maintained all that strength today while over the very warm Bahamian waters.


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Insurance Is A Financial Tool

As one prepares for the catastrophes of life we need to consider insurance as a financial tool.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/28/2012

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New England Apple Growers Fear Irene’s Wrath

New England apple growers are hoping for the best as Hurricane Irene approaches.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/27/2011


Preparing for Hurricane Irene

August 27, 2011 Hurricane Irene pounded the Bahamas earlier this week and in keeping track of its path, we are next! To help us better prepare for Irene, on this edition of “Centro”, WBZ’s Yadires […]


Hurricane Irene on Friday morning (Image courtesy NASA)

Hurricane Irene: Preparations Underway

Hurricane Irene is on track to be the first hurricane to hit New England in 20 years.


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Rockstar Festival At Comcast Center Postponed Due To Hurricane

Another local show has been rescheduled due to Hurricane Irene.


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Hurricane Irene Could Have Big Effect On Local Businesses

The last weekend of August is usually pretty busy for tourist spots, but the approaching hurricane could have major impacts on New England businesses.


The New Bedford hurricane barrier was built by the Army Corps Of Engineers in the 1960's.

Hurricane Barrier Will Not Protect All New Bedford Homes If Irene Hits

It has been a long time since Massachusetts took a direct hit from a hurricane, but it’s very possible Hurricane Irene will hit the state in some form.