The blizzard of 2010

New England was hammered by a massive winter storm Dec. 26-27 that left thousands without power and caused flooding along coastal regions that displaced dozens.
The aftermath

Lawmakers seek aid for Scituate

Senator Scott Brown will visit the Sand Hills area of Scituate as local officials continue to assess damage from Sunday’s nor’easter and begin to make a case for federal and state assistance. (Boston Globe, 12/30/10)

Snow police on patrol in Boston

This month’s blizzard has brought a flurry of tickets from the Boston Code Enforcement Police, 173 Tuesday alone, compared with 20 issued in all of December 2009. (Boston Globe, 12/28/10)

After storm delay, area gets into vacation mode

In some coastal communities the storm wreaked havoc. But in most areas, the impact boiled down to salt-stained shoe leather, sore backs from shoveling, and a slight dose of cabin fever. (Boston Globe, 12/28/10)
The Storm

Storm battered area begins digging out

The nor’easter that socked Massachusetts the day after Christmas took its toll on the state, but the storm’s timing tempered its impact. (Boston Globe, 12/28/10)

Coast hit hard by storm’s wrath

A punishing Atlantic Ocean boiled over breakwaters and battered the Mass. coastline from Marshfield to Gloucester early yesterday, breaching sea walls and wreaking substantial damage. (Boston Globe, 12/28/10)

Big wait for some travelers at Logan

The blizzard may have ended Monday, but some Boston travelers whose flights were canceled because of the snowstorm may be stranded until Friday. (Boston Globe, 12/28/10)


Top 10 Boston snowstorms

As bad as the recent storm was, it still doesn't rank among the top 10 worst in Boston history.
Scenes from the storm
See the shots taken by readers, and send in your own.
View Globe photographers' images of the fierce storm that overtook our region.
Blizzard of '78

Photographers capture scenes from the area's legendary storm, then and more recent.
Snowfall across Mass.
Images of the estimates of snow depth during the storm, updated with the latest data available.


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