?We haven?t really seen this type of storm since 2015?

Boston, MA - 3/8/2018 - Luis Bernerdes shovels his walk in the Mattapan neighborhood a day after a massive storm that dumped snow throughout the North East in Boston, MA, Mar. 8, 2018. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

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Blizzard conditions are expected in some areas Tuesday as a major nor?easter sweeps into Massachusetts, whipping up high winds and dumping up to 2 feet of snow on the region.

Fitchburg, MA: 3/7/2018: A motorist cleans snow off of their car in the parking lot of the Central Plaza near downtown Fitchburg as the storm intensifies. Another winter storm is predicted to hit the area this afternoon and tonight. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

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Here are the best- and worst-case scenarios for the storm

There?s another nor?easter predicted to hit the Boston area on Tuesday, and this one is packing a snowy punch.

A man walked near frozen snow on the ground in the Public Garden in Boston on Monday.

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List of school closings for Tuesday

As a powerful nor?easter is expected to slam into Massachusetts late Monday night, school systems have begun to announce closures for Tuesday.

Meet ?Snowzilla,? the snow-fighting machine.

The MBTA?s snow-removal equipment looks like something from a ?Mad Max? movie

They shred, they plow, and they obliterate snow: Meet the T?s lineup of heavy storm-fighting machinery.

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The storm is expected to start affecting the Boston area just before midnight, with the worst coming during the morning commute.

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Weary coastal communities brace for latest storm

Shore towns that were struck by two powerful recent storms are getting ready for another.


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We?re already prepared for a big storm, because we just had one. So let?s live our last hours well.

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The Met said an investigation found ?credible evidence? Levine had ?engaged in sexually abusive and harassing conduct both before and during? his stint with the opera.

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Union leaders have argued that the hospital?s mandatory flu-vaccination rule goes too far.

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A judge ruled Monday that a New Hampshire woman who won a Powerball jackpot worth nearly $560 million can keep her identity private, but not her hometown.

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The study being released by Blue Cross Blue Shield shows the toll of the crisis in Massachusetts.

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Dr. Fred Ernesti, who is 88 years old, practices a different kind of medicine. He is a doctor who will not be rushed, a physician who looks into the eyes of his patients instead of a computer screen.

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A white student accused of smearing body fluids on her black roommate?s belongings has been allowed into a program that could result in criminal charges being erased from her record.

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Munch Madness 2018: The top restaurants in Boston

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Back to back nor?easter storms slam Massachusetts

Two nor?easter storms in the past week have brought snow, power outages and flooding to towns across Massachusetts.


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