3 Mass. Utilities Appeal Combined $24.8M In Fines For 2011 Storm ResponseHundreds of thousands of customers lost electricity in two 2011 storms and many waited more than a week for it to be restored.
One Year Later, Vermont Still Recovering From Tropical Storm IreneOne year later, WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Dave Mager takes a look at the recovery.
Coakley Recommends Fining NStar Nearly $10 Million For Outages During StormsThe Massachusetts attorney general is seeking nearly $10 million in fines from NStar for what she calls "inadequate" responses to two major storms last year.
Patrick Signs Mass. Storm Response BillMass. residents may soon feel the effects of a new law that aims to hold public utility companies accountable for emergency response services and notifications during power outages.
FEMA Program Expected To Buy Homes From Irene Flooding VictimsDozens of people who had their homes damaged or destroyed by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene are expected to apply for a federal program to buy their homes from them.
2011 Hurricane Season Was One Of The Most Active Since 1851Despite its quiet finish, the 2011 hurricane season is tied for the third most active since records began in 1851.
State Hosts Public Meetings On Utility Response To October SnowstormThe Department of Public Utilities is looking into whether the power companies were properly prepared for the storm.
Tropical Storm Irene Damages Historic Woburn ChurchChurch members have organized a fair this Saturday, that will hopefully raise some money to fix the steeple, but the entire building is in need of a makeover.
Coakley To Request Investigation Into Utilities' Storm ResponseAttorney General Martha Coakley will request a formal investigation into the utilities' response to recent storms, her office announced Wednesday.
Foxboro Residents Frustrated With National Grid's ResponseResidents who were left in the dark after Tropical Storm Irene are once again without power after a rare October snowstorm.
Hearings To Examine Tropical Storm Irene Power ResponseMassachusetts residents who were left in the dark for days after Tropical Storm Irene will have a chance to voice their opinions on the performances of the state's two largest utilities.
Billerica Man Accused Of Luring Pigeons, Running Them DownA 19-year-old Billerica man has been charged with animal cruelty for allegedly using birdseed to lure a flock of pigeons to a shopping center parking lot where he plowed through them with his car, killing six.
Irene, Rainy Summer Cause Pumpkin Shortage In NortheastWhen it comes to fall, nothing says it’s this time of the year like a solid pumpkin. The problem is if you wait too long, you may not get one this year.
Volunteers Sought For Irene Cleanup Near WaterwaysVolunteers are being recruited for an annual effort to remove trash from shorelines in New England.
Historic Kancamagus Highway To Reopen After Tropical Storm IreneNew Hampshire’s historic Kancamagus Highway will reopen Sunday, nearly two weeks after significant damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene.