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A neighborhood destroyed by Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It Down

Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.

10/30/2012

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Fenway Park To Host 9-11 Blood Drive

The families of several local 9-11 victims will be at Fenway Park Tuesday to take part in a blood drive as part of the National Day of Remembrance.

09/10/2012

Papers, Documents, Filing

Where Is Your Important Stuff?

Planning for a catastrophe means you will need to be organized.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/31/2012

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Mass. Red Cross: Blood Donations Urgently Needed

The American Red Cross is appealing for blood donations, saying its supply has reached emergency levels after 50,000 fewer donations than expected so far this month.

06/25/2012

Three firefighters were hurt battling a blaze at this building in Cambridge.

3 Firefighters Hurt Battling Cambridge Blaze

Three firefighters were hurt while battling a two-alarm fire in Cambridge.

01/30/2012

Patriot Place

Foxboro Blood Drive For Patriots Tickets

Patriots fans have a chance to win tickets to Saturday night’s playoff game at Gillette by simply giving some blood.

01/11/2012

Disaster, Catastrophes

Money Matters – Financial Fire Drill: Handling Catastrophes

Next Monday it will be six years since Katrina which was the most expensive natural disaster to ever hit the U.S.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/22/2011

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Nashua Condo Fire Leaves 19 Homeless

Nearly two dozen people have to find new homes after flames ripped through their condominium complex in Nashua late Saturday night.

08/14/2011

(Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Mass. Red Cross: Blood Donations Lowest Level In A Decade

Blood donations in May and June were at the lowest level the Red Cross has seen in more than a decade, but demand for blood products remained steady.

07/13/2011

Red Cross Tornado Cleanup

Red Cross Accepting Help From All Over For Tornado Cleanup

It’s been exactly two weeks since tornadoes tore through central and western Massachusetts. Relief efforts are nowhere near done.

06/15/2011

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