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Hurricane Sandy off the east coast on October 29, 2012. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

How To Prepare For Catastrophes

The Hurricane Center is forecasting an extremely active season this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/26/2013

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Red Cross Puts Out Emergency Request For Blood, Platelet Donors

The American Red Cross has put out an emergency request for platelet and blood donors of all blood types to deal with a shortfall in Southern and Northern New England.

07/09/2013

A fire damages several buildings in Lowell on Saturday, May 4, 2013. (Credit: Lowell Sun)

Fire Damages At Least Two Buildings In Lowell

A three-alarm fire Saturday afternoon has damaged at least two buildings in Lowell, according to the Red Cross.

05/04/2013

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Red Cross Babysitting Classes Teach Teens Problem-Solving Skills

It’s the start of school vacation week for most students in Massachusetts and some are using the time to hone their problem-solving skills.

02/18/2013

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Red Cross Opens Shelters Across The State

With hundreds of thousands of homes and business still without power, the Red Cross opened shelters across Massachusetts for blizzard victims Saturday.

02/09/2013

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One Last Thing: Marlborough Students Raise Money For Hurricane Sandy Victims

A group of high school students worked to make a difference in the lives of people they’ve never even met.

12/07/2012

Fire destroyed a Leominster apartment building overnight. (Photo from Matthew Gregoire)

Leominster Blaze Destroys Columbia Hotel, Leaves 2 Firefighters Injured

Fire tore apart the old Columbia Hotel in downtown Leominster, and two firefighters were injured when a brick wall collapsed and pieces struck fire ladders.

11/25/2012

A fire at a Harwich motel has been deemed suspicious. (Photo Credit: Red Cross)

Fire That Destroyed Harwich Motel Ruled Suspicious

A fire that tore through an abandoned Harwich motel early Sunday morning may have been intentionally set.

11/25/2012

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CBS Teams Up With The Red Cross To Help Hurricane Victims

CBS is teaming up with the Red Cross to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy who are still in the dark.

11/08/2012

Governor Chris Christie and President Barack Obama (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy: The Match-Maker Of All Match-Makers

As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.

11/01/2012

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