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Charles River

Community Sailing

Sailing Program Helps Change Lives In Boston

Community Boating’s Universal Access program is busier than ever. More than 350 people with a wide range of disabilities will became sailors this summer alone.

08/17/2011

File (WBZ-TV)

Student Sexually Assaulted On Esplanade, Thrown In Charles River

Police are investigating reports of another sexual assault on the Esplanade early Sunday morning.

08/14/2011

(Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kathryn E. Macdonald/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

A Guide To Fishing In Boston

If you’re living in Boston, there’s plenty of waterfront for fishing but the question is not where to fish but where to begin.

CBS Boston–08/13/2011

(Photo: Cycling on the Charles River) credit: Cristy Maldonado

A Guide To Enjoying The Charles River

This guide to the Charles River basin will offer you plenty of ideas to help get you out of the house and into the sunshine.

CBS Boston–07/30/2011

A fish is pulled from the Charles River for examination.

How Electrofishing Is Bringing The Charles River Back To Life

Electrofishing is part of a state project to re-introduce the fish called the American Shad into the Charles River.

07/20/2011

The Charles River has come a long way in cleanliness.

The Polluted Past And Promising Potential Of The Charles River

It’s 80 miles long and runs through 35 cities and towns: the Charles River is a natural resource that was once a real mess.

07/20/2011

The fire started around 5 a.m. Tuesday.

Fire Breaks Out On Charles River Fireworks Barge

The barge that launched the 4th of July fireworks above the Charles River Monday night caught fire early Tuesday morning.

07/05/2011

Shabazz Augustine (Photo credit: Suffolk County DA's Office)

Boston Police Announce Arrest In 2004 Julaine Jules Murder Case

Nearly seven years after a Malden woman’s body was found wrapped in plastic and dumped in the Charles River, Boston police have made an arrest.

06/30/2011

Medfield Drowning

Man Drowns In Medfield During Search For Model Airplane

An elderly man died in the woods of Medfield Saturday night while trying to find his model airplane after it went down.

06/26/2011

(File Image)

Woman Attacked On Esplanade, Pushed In Charles River

State and local police are looking into the brutal attack of a woman on the Esplanade early Wednesday morning.

06/15/2011

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