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The Best Kayaking Spots In Boston

Kayaking enthusiasts will tell you the sport offers a whole new perspective on life. Whether you are a novice or a pro, there’s no question kayaking is a unique way to see what the city of Boston has to offer.

CBS Boston–06/04/2011

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Guide To Boston-Area Summer Music Festivals

There are few better ways than to spend a summer day kicking back and listening to some tunes. Fortunately for music lovers of all genres, Boston is a world-class city when it comes to music and the area plays hosts to dozens of music festivals each summer.

CBS Boston–05/24/2011

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Things To Do Along The Charles River – Staff Picks

The Charles River in Boston is a great place to go out and get some fresh air, people watch and exercise.

CBS Boston–05/10/2011

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Coast Guard Halts Search For Possible Missing Person On Charles River

The U.S. Coast Guard is halting a search for a possible missing person after failing to turn up anyone when an unattended boat was found on the Charles River near Cambridge.

04/24/2011

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Rescue Teams Respond To Longfellow Jumper

Rescue and Dive crews spent part of Friday night searching the Charles River after a woman jumped from the Longfellow Bridge.

04/02/2011

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Floods Break Out In NH, Central Mass.

Rain-swollen rivers and streams spilled into streets and neighborhoods in Massachusetts and New Hampshire on Monday.

03/07/2011

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Coyote Stranded On Charles River Ice Escapes

A coyote was stranded on the ice in the Charles River for a few hours Tuesday morning as the snow began to fall.

02/01/2011

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Feds Join Sewer Suit Against Boston

Federal investigators have joined a lawsuit against the Boston Water and Sewer Commission alleging the agency violated the Clean Water Act by discharging raw sewage and pollutants into local waterways, including the Charles River.

12/22/2010

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Harvard Square Businesses Expecting Boom From Regatta

The Head of the Charles Regatta brings hundreds of thousands of visitors to Boston and Cambridge for the two-day event.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/26/2010

Charles River Seal is Freed

BOSTON (AP) – A seal that found its way into Boston’s Charles River days before one of the world’s largest rowing events has been caught and is back in the ocean.

10/23/2010

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