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Berkshireblanket.com - a birthday story

It’s our second birthday on the web! Our Ecommerce Director, Emily, shares her story of how a historic October snowstorm delayed the launch of BerkshireBlanket.com. 426 more words

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AG turns up interesting reading in CL&P memos

Unless you’re Jeff Butler, or someone who had to endure 11 days in the dark after 2011’s legendary October snowstorm these documents make some entertaining reading. 185 more words


Coakley Recommends Fining NStar Nearly $10 Million For Outages During Storms

BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts attorney general is seeking a nearly $10 million in fines from electric utility NStar for what she calls “inadequate” responses to two major storms last year that left hundreds of thousands of customers without power, some for days. 256 more words


Boisvert brothers continue to enjoy the sweet success of the maple syrup business

HADLEY- As steam billows out and over the top of the evaporating room at the North Hadley Sugar Shack, brothers Joe and John Boisvert begin the process of producing pure maple syrup for hungry customers in their adjacent breakfast restaurant as well as those looking to buy it all across the country. 443 more words


Noisy Transformer Forces Leominster Family Out Of Their Home

LEOMINSTER (CBS) – A constant humming sound has forced homeowner Bettina Conklin out of her house.

Conklin says it all started after the October snowstorm. That’s when the transformer that sits about 250 feet from her home in Leominster began making an unusual noise. 209 more words


Out Of Snow Days, Westford Braces For Storm

WESTFORD (CBS) – Schools in the town of Westford may be hoping the snowfall doesn’t add up to another snow day. The school district used up all their snow days when it was hit by Hurricane Irene, and then the freak October snowstorm. 103 more words


Storm Credit Deadline Approaches

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Customers of Connecticut Light & Power, the state’s largest electric utility, are running out of time to apply for a credit to help compensate them for lengthy power outages following the freak October snowstorm. 96 more words