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Boston’s 4th Of July Celebration Draws Massive Crowds On Esplanade

Hundreds of thousands of people flocked to the area of the Boston Esplanade Saturday during the city’s iconic Independence Day celebration.

07/04/2015

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Audience To Help Boston Pops Choose 4th Of July Playlist

This year’s Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular will feature a new twist that allows viewers to interact with the performance whether they’re at the Hatch Shell or on their couch.

07/04/2015

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Navy Seal ‘Leap Frogs’ Make Boston 4th Of July Skydive

Six Navy Seals parachuted onto the area of the Esplanade on Saturday during the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. Watch for video from 8-11 p.m.

07/04/2015

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Security Heightened At Esplanade Ahead Of July 4 Celebration In Boston

Boston police are preparing for the city’s annual Fourth of July celebration at the Esplanade, and this year security is tighter than ever.

07/03/2015

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Maestro Keith Lockhart Celebrating 20th Anniversary WIth Boston Pops

When he takes the stage on Saturday, Maestro Keith Lockhart will celebrate America’s birthday and his own anniversary, and he’s ready for both.

07/02/2015

The July 4th celebration on the Esplanade in 2009. (Photo credit: Massachusetts State Police)

No Drones Allowed On Esplanade For 4th Of July

There will be no drones allowed at this year’s 4th of July celebration on the Esplanade, according to Massachusetts State Police.

06/25/2015

Fireworks during the Boston Pops 4th of July Spectacular.

Planning Guide For Spending July 4th On The Boston Esplanade

Here’s a guide for everything you need to know for the 4th of July celebration on the Esplanade.

CBS Boston–06/25/2015

Olga Santiago, the sister of Santos Laboy. (WBZ-TV)

Sister Says Man Fatally Shot By Police Had Mental Issues, ‘Why Kill Him?’

Olga Santiago said police should have shot her brother, Santos Laboy, somewhere else on his body rather than killing him.

06/20/2015

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Find A Fireworks Display Near You

Dozens of communities across eastern and central Massachusetts will be celebrating July 4th with fireworks.

CBS Boston–06/17/2015

Boston MedFlight. (WBZ-TV file image)

Laser Light Aimed At Boston MedFlight Helicopter Cockpit

The Boston MedFlight was bringing a patient to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center around 2:30 a.m. when a green laser was flashed into the helicopter’s cockpit.

05/27/2015

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