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Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

For Sale in Mass: A $750K Island Packed With History

For Sale in Mass: A $750K Island Packed With History

One beach in Gloucester, Massachusetts has an island packed with history for sale that anyone can walk to (if it is low tide that is.)

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Boston, Other New England Towns Hold Gun Buy Back Program
Boston, Other New England Towns Hold Gun Buy Back Program

Unloaded guns can be dropped off at several locations in Boston Saturday as part of a regional gun buyback program.

East Boston House Fire Causes $100K Worth of Damage
East Boston House Fire Causes $100K Worth of Damage

The Boston fire department responded early Saturday morning to a house fire in East Boston.

Mix of Sun and Clouds, Brief Flurry Possible
Mix of Sun and Clouds, Brief Flurry Possible

It was a chilly yet sun-filled start to our Saturday morning after a snowy night in southeastern New England

Boston Public Schools to Reconsider Time Changes
Boston Public Schools to Reconsider Time Changes

Parents of Boston students gathered Wednesday to make their voices heard on changes to the school day.

For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure
For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure

Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent political victory that Republicans would savor by pushing the bill through Congress next...

New England Athletes Qualify for US Olympic Luge Team
New England Athletes Qualify for US Olympic Luge Team

The World Cup luge in Lake Placid, New York, determined who would race for the U.S. in the Olympics.