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Torn Away

Sometimes books (and movies, TV shows, songs, commercials, etc.) make me emotional. I can usually shed a few tears and move on with my life. There are a few books, however, that turn me into someone even I don’t recognize. 1,046 more words

Books

From the Sky

Two men stand next to two cars in a grey rest area along an empty, grey interstate, under angry, grey clouds.  They breathe humid, grey air.   464 more words

Fiction

Storm Preparedness in Cheektowaga, NY

Though certain areas across the country are more prone to tornadoes, they can develop anywhere and at any time. Preparing for the worst situation possible helps get your family ready in the event that a tornado does touch down near your home. 310 more words

Insurance

ComEd: SmartGrid Reduced Outages During Last Week's Storms

CHICAGO (CBS) – Officials at ComEd said, believe it or not, power outages from last week’s severe storms could have been worse, if not for the new “smart grid” upgrades the utility has made in the past few years. 239 more words

News

There's No Place Like Home

That’s a “Wizard of Oz” reference with visions of the Green Monster landing on the Wicked Witch’s ankles.

Last night, as my friend Mark and I were enjoying dinner before the Red Sox-White Sox game, we were told there was a tornado warning in effect for Fenway Park. 136 more words

Fenway Park

Fascinating: Editorial in Joplin Globe on Into the Storm

For new fans and non-U.S. folks, Joplin was the location of that horrible, horrible tornado a few years ago. They are still rebuilding. Here. Via… 15 more words

Richard Armitage