northeast

Local Officials Applaud Refrigerated Warehouse At State Pier
Lt. Governor Karyn Polito joined members of the legislative delegation and local leaders Thursday in cutting the ribbon inside the new refrigerated warehouse at the New Bedford State Pier.
State officials say the refrigerated facility will serve as a central hub in the Northeast for imported clementi…
Tough Winter Equals Down Economy
The harsh New England winter is dragging down the regional economy as consumers spend more on heating their homes rather than on electronics, clothes or a dinner out.
 
    The National Energy Assistance Directors' Association says the average winter heating bill in New Englan…
Storm Update: Bitter Cold Hits Northeast
Residents in the Northeast are getting a one-two punch of snow and bitter cold.  A winter storm has dumped over a foot of snow in some areas and now dangerously cold temperatures are settling in.  Parts of the Atlantic coast are getting wind gusts over 30 miles-per-hour and temps have drop…
Winter Storm Pummels Northeast, Kills 13
At least 13 deaths have been blamed on a winter storm that dumped nearly 2 feet of snow in finger-numbing temperatures in parts of the Northeast.
 
    Light, fluffy snow meant an easier time digging out than it might have been Friday. The...