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Important numbers and websites:
- In an emergency, dial 911
- Police Department: 781-440-5100
- Fire Department: 781-440-5200
- DPW: 781-762-1413
- Comcast: 1-800-COMCAST (1-800-266-2278)
- Verizon: 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)
- MBTA Service updates
-The National Weather Service is reporting that Norwood received 10.4 inches, unofficially.
-There will be no school in Norwood Friday, Jan. 3.
-Governor Deval Patrick said Thursday evening that the state offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 3. He also asked that private employees allow their workers to stay at home and off the roads.
-Blue Hills Ski Area is reporting more than a foot of powder snow from the storm.
THURSDAY AFTERNOON UPDATES:
-There will be no p.m. activities in the Norwood schools, Thursday, Jan. 2.
-Blue Hills Regional and Norfolk Aggie postponed school for Thursday, Jan. 2 and for Friday, Jan. 3.
-Logan Airport is expected to be shutdown at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, and Friday, Jan. 3, at noon for flights. Please check with your airline.
Governor Deval Patrick has ordered state employees to leave at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2. He also urged private businesses to do the same thing.
-Athletic Republic Norwood is closing early Thursday and there will be no training sessions.
-The Norwood Recreation Department is canceling all classes for Thursday, Jan. 2, because of the weather.
-The Chateau Italian Family Dining is closing after dinner Thursday, Jan. 2, after dinner and will be reopening Friday, Jan. 3, at 4:30 p.m.
-The Vanderbilt Club is closing their classes for Thursday, Jan. 2.
-The Mass. Turnpike speed restrictions are in effect, Thursday, Jan. 2. The speed limit has been dropped to 40 miles per hour on Route 1-90 throughout Massachusetts.
-UYI in Norwood canceled classes for Thursday, Jan. 2.
-Norwood Bank will be closing Thursday, Jan. 2 at 4 p.m., because of the weather.
-Thursday, Jan. 2, 2:12 p.m. The Norwood Police Department is urging residents to stay off the roads unless they have to go out.
-The Norwood Nuggets have canceled all practices and games for Thursday, Jan. 2.
-The Norwood Fire Department is asking people to please clear the snow from the fire hydrants near home. Twice in one week, they have had to use fire hydrants at house in town. Snow build-up delays access to the water supply needed to fight the fire and ties up valuable resources.
-Norwood Theatre will be closing Thursday afternoon and will be closed Friday.
-Orange Leaf is Norwood closed at 4 p.m. Thursday and will be re-opening Friday, Jan. 3, at 3 p.m.
-The Feisty Greek is planning on closing at 5 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 2.