Group Eyes Building Permanent Swimming Area Along Charles RiverOne non-profit group is trying to change the "dirty water" image of our dear Charles River for good.
Cleanup Underway After More Than 500,000 Attend Fireworks Spectacular On EsplanadeThe morning after about 500,000 people packed both banks of the Charles River to watch the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, cleanup was underway to clear the esplanade.
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular Faces Uncertain FutureBusinessman and philanthropist David Mugar is stepping down as founder and executive director of the celebration after 43 years, and it's not clear who's going to fill the sponsorship and leadership void.
Man's Body Pulled From Charles River In CambridgeA 40-year-old man's body was pulled from the Charles River in Cambridge late Saturday morning.
Restoration Work On Longfellow Bridge's 'Salt And Pepper' Towers Nears CompletionThe work being done on the towers on the Longfellow Bridge--the ones that give it the "Salt and Pepper bridge" nickname--is almost finished.
Man Who Pushed Friend Into Charles River Says He Was 'Playing Around'A man who was pushed into the Charles River Tuesday evening has died, according to State Police.
Man In Critical Condition After Being Pushed Into Charles RiverState Police say the man they pulled from the Charles River Tuesday afternoon was pushed in and a suspect has been arrested.
State Police Seeks Public's Help To ID Body Found In Charles RiverState Police detectives are asking for the public's help in identifying a male body pulled from the Charles River in March.
Best Bodies Of Water To Visit Near BostonWhether the activity of the day is swimming, fishing, boating or just relaxing on the shore, Boston has some wonderful water spots to visit and spend the day enjoying.
Body Found In Charles River Believed To Be Missing ManA body found in the Charles River Tuesday night is believed to be that of Zachary Marr, the Harvard, Mass. man who went missing in Boston several weeks ago.
Surveillance Video Prompts Search For Missing Man In Charles RiverPolice say video evidence led them to search the section of the river for Zach Marr, who went missing from the Bell In Hand Tavern ten days ago.
Toyota Tacoma In Fatal Charles River Crash Not Part Of Acceleration RecallState Police say the truck that plunged into the Charles River Saturday was not part of a recall for unintended acceleration problems.

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