New photos: Thousands without power here

March roars in like a lion as a fierce nor'easter pummels Rhode Island

By Ted Hayes
Posted 3/3/18

Thousands of East Bay residents are without power Saturday morning, as National Grid crews struggle to restore service on the heels of a fierce nor’easter that saw wind gusts here as high as 60 …

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