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Science Experiment

3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

A male is rescued after a hole caved in at an Edgartown beach (Edgartown Police photo)

Man Rescued From Sand Collapse On Martha’s Vineyard Beach

Rescue crews used shovels and a backhoe to dig a person out of a collapsed hole on Martha’s Vineyard.

06/04/2015

Tom Brady  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Tom Brady Enjoys Off-Season Fun In The Sun

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady seems to be enjoying the sun and sand with his children.

03/22/2015

No Swimming

NH Warns Some Swimmers Of Poor Water Quality

Some ponds and lakes are off limits to swimming because of algae blooms or bacteria from animal waste, though a state expert said Tuesday that this year has seen an average number of beach closures.

08/05/2014

Ammunition detonated on Marconi Beach in Wellfleet. (WBZ-TV)

Bomb Squad Detonates WWII Round On Cape Cod Beach

Marconi Beach in Wellfleet was evacuated Wednesday after an ammunition round washed ashore.

07/23/2014

Hampton Beach, Eric Fisher/WBZ-TV photo.

Beach Week: Hampton Beach In NH

The number one New England beach according to WBZ viewers is Hampton Beach in New Hampshire.

06/27/2014

Sewage leak near Onset Harbor. (David G Curran/Satellite News Service)

Sewage Overflow Closes Wareham Beaches

More than a dozen beaches and shellfish beds are closed in Wareham due to sewage in the water.

06/23/2014

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Six Hot Beach Reads For Summer

Summer is time for breaking out your bathing suits and hitting the beach. Whether you’re craving a thriller or tearjerker, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book for every afternoon spent in the sun. Throw one of these page-turners in your beach bag and prepare to lose yourself.

06/23/2014

Trucks filled with sand being escorted to Winthrop Beach. (WBZ-TV)

Trucks Getting Police Escorts To Winthrop Beach

It is all part of $21.5 million project to rebuild a mile and half of beach which has been decimated by decades of winter storms.

06/16/2014

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Overseas Destinations You Can Travel To Without A Passport

You don’t always need a passport to travel overseas. You can still head to a tropical unincorporated destination overseas.

01/14/2014

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