Police say a 28-year-old shoplifter had to be rescued from the Charles River after he jumped into the water to try and escape police on Christmas Eve.
Thousands of competitors and spectators are in Boston for the Head of the Charles regatta, expected to generate at least $54 million to the Massachusetts economy.
Wally the Green Monster, Slyde of the New England Revolution, and Lucky from the Boston Celtics hit the waters of the Charles River in honor of the upcoming regatta.
Here are five things you didn’t know about the Head of the Charles Regatta.
If you’re a student, either from Boston or visiting from out of town, here’s an all-inclusive guide to your way around the Head of the Charles Regatta, Oct 18-19, 2014.
The Charles River sits right in Boston’s backyard. But here are five things you don’t know about it.
It used to be horribly polluted, but it’s far from that now.
Investigators have released images of a suspect in the indecent assault of a woman on the Charles River Esplanade early Friday morning.
Two Boston EMS recruits got some on the job training on Saturday at around 5 p.m. when they saved a man who had fallen from the Mass. Ave bridge.
Massachusetts state police are investigating partial human remains found in a river in Boston less than two hours after authorities recovered another body from a separate river.