Article Photos: Mass. residents hibernate as storm bears down 5/12

Marissa Blake carries a snow shovel and boxes of Girl Scout cookies while walking home in Boston's North End as snow starts to fall on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. A major winter storm is heading toward the U.S. Northeast with up to 2 feet of snow expected for a Boston-area region that has seen mostly bare ground this winter. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)