Ice Storm

The December 2008 Ice Storm in Worcester (WBZ-TV photo)

Worcester County Braces For Possible Ice Storm

Unitil, the public utility that took heat for leaving many ratepayers in the cold after the 2008 ice storm in north central Massachusetts, is advising customers in that area to prepare for ice-rated power outages tomorrow.


The approaching storm could cause damage to roofs that still have snow on them.

Approaching Winter Storm Causing Concern For Roofs

Our next storm on Tuesday will deliver a mix of snow, ice and rain. Our most recent snowfall has become a very dense compact heavy snowpack.


(AP Photo)

Snow, Ice, And Rain On The Way

Up until now, this winter has been all about the snow. No rain-snow line or ice concerns for our two blizzards. That all changes Tuesday.


Edward & Joan Marry

Ice Storm Towns Curious Why H1N1 Schools Get Pass

There’s a storm brewing over some school districts being required to make up lost days, while others are not. “Well I really don’t think its fair,”…


Unitil presents new emergency plan

Officials with an electric utility that came under intense criticism for its response to an ice storm that paralyzed central Massachusetts two years ago say they have developed a new emergency response plan.