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Long Island Bridge in Boston Harbor. (Photo from

Boston Begins Demolition Of Crumbling Long Island Bridge

The city of Boston has begun demolition of a structurally deficient bridge that led to a homeless shelter on a Boston Harbor island.


The Long Island Bridge. (WBZ-TV)

Homeless Displaced In Boston Due To Unsafe Bridge

City officials are scrambling to make sure the homeless population in Boston is taken care of after a much needed shelter on Long Island was closed.


William Bryan (Photo: William Bryan/Facebook)

Whitman Man Dies After Fall Down Elevator Shaft, State Worker Placed On Leave

A 35-year-old man died after falling from an elevator shaft on Peddocks Island Friday night.


A whale that washed ashore in Rockport may be left to decompose.

Rockport Officials May Leave Beached Dead Whale To Decompose

A dead 50-foot finback whale first spotted floating in Boston Harbor more than two weeks ago has beached more than 30 miles to the north in Rockport, where town officials are trying to figure out what to do with it.


This whale washed up on Rainsford Island.

Dead Whale Washes Up On Rainsford Island In Boston Harbor

The dead whale spotted near Deer Island on Sunday, washed up on the shores of Rainsford Island Tuesday afternoon.