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Charles River (WBZ-TV)

Boston’s Charles River Gets B-Plus For Clean Water

The federal Environmental Protection Agency has given the Charles River a B-plus for water quality, down slightly from last year’s A-minus.


The Charles River (Photo by William B. Plowman/Getty Images)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Charles River

The Charles River sits right in Boston’s backyard. But here are five things you don’t know about it.

CBS Boston–09/05/2014

Dick Dodd, lead singer of The Standells. (Credit: Dick Dodd/Go Fund Me)

Lead Singer Of The Standells Has Stage 4 Cancer

The man whose voice you hear bellowing through Fenway Park each time the Red Sox win, is fighting a battle with Stage 4 cancer.