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Home of tornado victim Angelica Guerrero (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Names Of Two Storm Victims Released

Authorities have released the names of two people killed when tornadoes tore through central and western Massachusetts.

06/02/2011

(ESRI/ TeleAtlas/Peter Judge/Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency/AP Photo)

Governor: At Least Three Tornadoes Hit Bay State

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says the National Weather Service has now confirmed at least three tornadoes were responsible for the severe damage caused in western and central Massachusetts.

06/02/2011

Mark LaFrancis stands in front of his home, which is obscured by a pile of debris and fallen trees left by the tornado.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Pics: Tornado House Damage

Streets around Island Pond Road in Springfield were hit hard by the storm.

06/02/2011

Springfield (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Massachusetts State Of Emergency; Governor Calls Up Guard After Two Tornadoes

An apparent tornado has caused damage in Springfield, Mass.

06/01/2011

Low-Interest Loans Available for Those Affected by Tornado

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Low-interest loans are now available to help homeowners and businesses affected by a tornado last June in southwestern Connecticut. Gov. M. Jodi Rell said Monday that loans are available for homeowners […]

10/18/2010

FEMA Denies Tornado Aid Appeal

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied Connecticut’s appeal for financial aid for Fairfield County communities hit by a June tornando. FEMA initially denied the aid request last month, saying the […]

10/09/2010

Delegation Asks Obama for Tornado Damage Aid

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s congressional delegation is asking President Barack Obama to reconsider the denial of federal aid for tornado-related damage in Fairfield County. The delegation wrote to Obama on Tuesday saying the Federal […]

09/22/2010

Governor Rell Appeals Tornado Aid Rejection

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell says she is appealing the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s decision to deny financial aid for Fairfield County communities hit by a June tornado. Rell announced Friday […]

09/17/2010

FEMA Rejects Disaster Aid for Bridgeport Tornado

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has rejected Connect’s request for a federal disaster declaration as a result of the June tornado in Fairfield County.

09/10/2010

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