Preparations

(Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Region Gears Up, Battens Down For Snowstorm

People in the Northeast stocked up on food and supplies and road crews readied salt and sand Thursday as the region braced for a major winter storm that could bring up to 2 feet of snow to places that haven’t seen significant accumulations in more than a year.

02/07/2013

Hurricane Sandy, Oct. 26 (NOAA/Getty Images)

Forecasters Say Sandy’s Impact Will Be Wider, Harder Than Irene

When Hurricane Sandy becomes a hybrid weather monster some call “Frankenstorm” it will smack the East Coast harder and wider than last year’s damaging Irene, forecasters said Friday.

10/26/2012

Governor Malloy during Hurricane Irene, Aug. 28, 2011 (Aaron Kupec/WTIC Photo)

Malloy: State Is Better Prepared For This Storm

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut is in a better prepared for Hurricane Sandy than it was last year when the state was hit by the remnants of Hurricane Irene, which knocked out power to residents for days.

10/26/2012

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