Rod Fritz

Alaska Meteorologist 'Really Jealous' Of New England Snow TotalsWhile Boston has seen over 40 inches of snow in February alone, Anchorage is only at around 20 inches for the winter so far.
WBZ Water Cooler: Odd Causes Of TrafficThis past Thursday that "Cranberry Sludge" created big time traffic problems for many drivers. It got us thinking about some of the more "odd" causes of traffic.
WBZ WaterCooler: Dispatch Highlights Nantucket Music FestNantucket Music Festival will be held this weekend featuring bands such as Dispatch and Guster.
WBZ WaterCooler: Timing Your Trip To Avoid TrafficAt The WBZ Water Cooler: A lot of you are getting ready to head up north, or maybe to the Cape, and you are bound to hit some traffic along the way. AAA'S Mary Maguire tells us, it's good to "time your trip" to try and avoid the busy congestion.
WBZ WaterCooler: US Open Poised For A Great FinishThe U.S. Open is poised for another great finish at Pinehurst #2. There has already been some spectacular golf over the last few days and we caught up with a pro who knows he'll be watching
WBZ Water Cooler: Bad Boston Common Karaoke At The WBZ Water Cooler: This time of year with the weather getting warmer you never know what you are going to see on Boston Common.
WBZ Water Cooler: Gone Fishin' At The WBZ Water Cooler: The Summer weather has arrived and many of you are taking the weekend's to head up north and maybe do a little fishing.
WBZ WaterCooler: Graduation Day At the WBZ Water Cooler: It's a big weekend for college graduations.
Norman Rockwell Painting Found At Gardner High School Heads To AuctionA painting that hung in the Gardner High School principal’s office for nearly 50 years is headed to the auction block and it’s expected to sell for close to $2 million.
WBZ Water Cooler: Fighting The War On Potholes At The WBZ Water Cooler: Hopefully pot holes have not banged up your car over the last few months, but some people are benefiting business wise.
WBZ WaterCooler: Final Four Wedding For A Diehard UConn FanWhat happens when you have to attend a wedding, the same day that your favorite team is playing in the NCAA Basketball Final Four?
WBZ WaterCooler: Red Sox Ready For Opener At the WBZ Water Cooler: Opening Day for the Red Sox is only a day away. It's been a busy few months down in Ft. Myers, and that's where we found Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe who's been covering the boys of summer.