The U.S. Coast Guard helped a 50-year-old man who was having a medical emergency aboard a boat in Boston Harbor on Saturday night.
Boston police said a man in his early 50s died after going overboard into Boston Harbor on Sunday.
The Nantucket Lightship/LV-112 in Boston Harbor will shine its light for the first time in nearly four decades on National Lighthouse Day.
Boaters are being asked to watch for whales in the waters off Boston after two recent humpback whale sightings in the area.
It was a maritime heritage weekend in Boston, with visits from three notable ships.
A cruise ship that had been stranded in Boston Harbor since the Fourth of July departed for Halifax on Sunday.
A spokesman for Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley said a 911 caller discovered the remains at about 1 p.m.
The federal Environmental Protection Agency has given the Charles River a B-plus for water quality, down slightly from last year’s A-minus.
Four communities have been granted state waivers to put snow in local waterways.
A $400 million dollar project to deepen Boston Harbor over the next three years will bring larger cargo and cruise ships to the region and create thousands of new jobs.