| | Advanced Search

 

NEW: MA Earns D+ Grade for Small Business Friendliness—NEW: MA Earns D+ Grade for Small Business…

Finneran: The Rockets’ Red Glare—Finneran: The Rockets' Red Glare

The Cellar: For the Love of Cabernet (Franc)—One of my favorite grape varietals is Cabernet…

From RI to Worcester to Lithuania, Baron Faces Uphill Battle to NBA Dream—From RI to Worcester to Lithuania, Baron Faces…

Worcester PopUp to Host Artist Reception—The Worcester PopUp will host an artist reception…

UMass Ranked MA’s Biggest Party School—NEW: UMass Ranked MA's Biggest Party School

See Massachusetts in “50 States of Legos”—NEW: See Massachusetts in "50 States of Legos"

Monfredo: Worcester…A City on the Move—Monfredo: Worcester...A City on the Move

Relive The 80’s at Mechanics Hall With Your Woo Card—The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings…

Patriots Training Camp Position Battles & Players to Watch—Patriots Training Camp Position Battles & Players to…

 
 

slides: Worcester Residents Brave Blizzard Conditions

Saturday, February 09, 2013

 

Against blinding snow and heavy winds, local residents braved blizzard conditions and are weathering the storm. GoLocal was on the scene to see who was brave enough to sled, snowball fight, and (in one case) cross-country ski around town.

Prev Next

Breaking Out the Sleds

Students at Clark University wasted no time enjoying the fresh white powder. Sleds and snowballs abounded on campus Friday, and students had the day off.

Prev Next

Going Nowhere

After 4:00 p.m. no cars were allowed on the street that were not emergency, public work, and public assistance vehicles, but residents were still checking to make sure their parked rides were safe for the snowy night.

Prev Next

Bundle Up!

Winds roared across the state Friday, gusting up to hurricane force. Anyone outside needed to have protection against the blizzard conditions.

Prev Next

Open Streets

With the traffic ban in effect, residents in Worcester took to the streets to enjoy the winter wonderland.

Prev Next

Chilly Dogs

Worcesterites braved the cold for their pets to fit in a walk before the storm hit later Friday night.

Prev Next

Cross-City Skiing

One resident was beating the traffic ban with a pair of skis, as she went "cross-city" skiing through Main South.

Prev Next

Across the Tundra

Walking across Worcester may have seemed more like trecking across the tundra at times with visibility becoming as low as a quarter mile or less. Gusting winds reached 60mph.

Prev Next

Winter Wonderland

Despite the dangerous winter storm, the fresh white landscape was serene.

Prev Next

Fun with Freud

Clark students enjoyed one of their favorite pastimes -- playing around the campus statue of Sigmund Freud.

 
 

Related Articles

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

You Must be Logged In to Comment

Tracker Pixel for Entry