From Jennifer Forman Orth's Worcester ice-storm set.
PaulM reports from Lowell:
... At Enterprise Bank's branch on Gorham Street I spoke to a friend who does our snow-plowing; he was told the power would be out at his house in Lowell until Monday. I heard the same from two landscape company workers who were cutting up downed trees with chainsaws. They were from Hudson, Mass., and had been clearing debris since midnight. They had seen electrical transformers blowing up in a shower of blue sparks as they drove around in the dark ...
In Leominster, Jody tweets:
Taking the dog and hitting the road. Temp no longer registers on the thermostat. Hope gerbils will be okay.
A berry nice photo by Christine from north of Boston: