PHOTOS: Blizzard Slams Northeast

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Digging out, walking the dogs, and maybe getting in some cross-country skiing are at the top of some Bostonians to-do lists following the massive snowstorm on February 8, 2013.

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Communities around New England looked like ghost towns Friday night — as streets that typically would be choked with traffic were quiet, except for whistling winds, and empty, except for a blanket of thick, sticky snow.

Tens of millions of people were in the blizzard’s path, and many more saw any hopes of getting anywhere squashed, thanks to thousands of flight cancellations affecting some 60 airports or government officials’ orders that drivers stay off the road.

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