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State of emergency declared by governor

February 8, 2013
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The governor’s office issued the following news release: Governor Dannel P. Malloy will declare a state of emergency in preparation for the coming blizzard which is anticipated to heavily impact the state Friday and Saturday. In addition, the Governor announced that limited access highways may be subject to closure as early as noon. The Governor…

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Non-essential state employees told to stay home by gov.

February 8, 2013
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This just in from the governor’s office… Governor Dannel P. Malloy is asking nonessential state employees to stay home on Friday in advance of the coming blizzard.  However, evening and midnight shift employees should report to work as normal on Friday. The Governor also announced that he will fully activate the state’s Emergency Operations Center…

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Accuweather offers report on impending blizzard

February 7, 2013
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Accuweather offers report on impending blizzard

Accuweather has issued the following update… State College, Pa. — 7 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports New York City and the northern mid-Atlantic are on the edge of a major storm that will hit New England as a blizzard Friday and Friday night. The storm will bring at least a few inches of snow and…

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Art show opening postponed due to storm

February 7, 2013
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The owners of Paris In Plantsville have announced that it’s juried show will be postponed a week due to the storm: “Hello all! “With the blizzard getting ready to look down on us and cover us in mayhem and snowball fights we’re going to take advantage of the planned show-date for the opening our our…

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Accuweather is predicting blizzard for weekend

February 6, 2013
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Accuweather is predicting blizzard for weekend

State College, Pa. — 6 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports while the pattern of spotty, nuisance snowfalls as dominated the weather recently, two storms are set to join forces to unleash a blizzard across eastern New England as Friday comes to a close. A weak storm from western Canada, known as an Alberta Clipper, could…

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Accuweather says snow a distinct possibility Friday

February 5, 2013
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Accuweather says snow a distinct possibility Friday

 State College, Pa. — 5 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports while the pattern of spotty, nuisance snowfalls will continue this week, there is a chance that two storms join forces to target part of the Northeast with substantial snowfall Friday. A weak storm from western Canada, known as an Alberta Clipper, could sync fast enough…

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Tix on sale for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship

February 1, 2013
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This just arrived from XL Center about the BIG EAST Championships   PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Individual session tickets for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship Presented by American Eagle Outfitters are on sale now via all Ticketmaster outlets. The Championship, returning to Hartford, Conn., for the 10th-straight year, will be played at the XL…

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Accuweather says potential is there for snow and wintry mix late in week

January 23, 2013
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Accuweather says potential is there for snow and wintry mix late in week

State College, Pa. — 23 January 2013 — AccuWeather reports the combination of lingering arctic air and two merging storms has the potential to spread a large swath of snow, wintry mix and slippery travel from the Midwest to the part of the South and Atlantic Coast at the end of the week. As with…

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Governor issues warning about severe cold

January 22, 2013
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Gov. Dannel Malloy issued the following statement about the frigid temperatures tonight. (HARTFORD, CT) – With bitter winter cold temperatures expected over the next several days, Governor Dannel P. Malloy today directed the Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (DEMHS), the Department of Social Services (DSS) and the Department of Mental Health and Addiction…

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Prepare for things to get cold, says Accuweather

January 18, 2013
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Northern US: Cold Waves and Canadian Storms State College, Pa. — 18 January 2013 — AccuWeather reports the weather pattern over the next couple of weeks will favor waves of cold air and Canadian storms, known as Alberta Clippers, from the northern Plains to the Northeast. Each blast of cold air will vary in magnitude,…

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