Massachusetts State Police say a cannonball found by a fisherman at Castle Island was detonated Thursday morning.
Rough seas were a major concern during Hurricane Sandy’s approach, as Massachusetts’ coastal towns prepared to take the worst of the storm.
A lifeguard on his last day on the job for the summer saved a man at Carson Beach.
The summer’s sweltering heat makes many a Bostonian long for open sand and cool water.
State police are increasing patrols in the area of Carson Beach after hundreds of teenagers were found fighting there several days in a row over the long holiday weekend.
About 1,000 teens were at Carson Beach in South Boston Monday afternoon for what authorities are calling a gang fight.