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Bracing for Earl

Earl bears down

Hurricane expected to pass near Cape and Islands overnight; many brace, others flee; Patrick declares state of emergency

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By Andrew Ryan and Eric Moskowitz
Globe Staff / September 3, 2010

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Hurricane Earl swelled yesterday into a massive storm almost the size of New England, swirling north up the Eastern Seaboard on a track expected to take it perilously close to Nantucket around midnight tonight. (Full article: 1247 words)

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