Faye Rapoport DesPres

Boston

A new day

It was a long, difficult day in Boston yesterday, but by late evening we knew that the remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings had been apprehended. He had been hiding in a boat parked in the backyard of a…

Snow

Boston was hit by a snowstorm last night for the first time in nearly a year. We’ve had the strangest winters over the last few years. Two winters ago we were deluged with mountains of snow for weeks on end,…

Weathering Sandy

I have never experienced sustained winds and rains quite like those from Hurricane Sandy. The storm battered the Eastern Seaboard yesterday, and although the Boston area wasn’t in its direct path, the region experienced quite a beating, especially along the…