Saturday, February 9, 2013
Your place for emergency contact information, safety tips and more in Sharon.
Be sure to check the Patch Live Blog during the blizzard this weekend! In what could be the biggest snow storm New England has seen in more than two years, Sharon could be among the communities in Massachusetts to see nearly two feet of the white stuff this weekend. With the lastest forecast, the National Weather Service has issued a blizzard watch for most of eastern Massachusetts including Sharon, calling it a "potential historic winter storm". Residents can expect the potential of snow falling at 3-to-4 inches per hour and wind gusts of more thsan 20 miles per hour. On Thursday, officials in Sharon announced a Snow Emergency, in which there will be on on-street parking allowed between Friday, Feb. 8 and Sunday, Feb. 10. Cancellations, …
Friday, February 8, 2013
Let us know where the power outages are in Sharon.
Have you lost power due to the snow storm? Do you know someone without power? Let us know in the comments section so we can spread the word. We asked our readers on Facebook which of them had lost power so far. Among those listered were Mink Trap Lane, Middlesex Road and Old Wolomolopoag Street, among others. If you lose power, be sure to call NSTAR outage reporting at 1-800-592-2000 or National Grid at 1-800-465-1212.
Stay ahead of the storm and get all your emergency contact information, weather safety tips and updates to cancellations and closings in Sharon this weekend through the snow storm.
Monday, October 29, 2012
Here's a list of non-emergency numbers that could be useful if the storm causes problems.
UPDATE (10:30 p.m.)-NSTAR was reporting an 2,205 estimated customers are without power. UPDATE (10:30 p.m.)-The MBTA is expecting to resume service Tuesday with the exception of the Stoughton-Providence line. Governor Deval Patrick said he was hoping there would be no delays. Check with the MBTA for scheduling information. Update (6:33 p.m.) - There are reports of damage to a residence on Blair Circle in Sharon after a tree fell onto a house. As of 6:30 p.m., 343 were without power in Sharon, according to NSTAR. Update (3:18 p.m.) - Sharon Police Department reported closures on Old Post Road due to being blocked, Bay Road by East Street and Walpole by Bluff Head. Adding to that, NSTAR reported as of 3:19 p.m. that 192 customers were …