At least five Massachusetts cities have begun the new year on an optimistic note after a major credit service raised their bond ratings, citing their strong economic and budgetary performances.
Environmentalists say global warming has depleted fish stocks. Fishermen argue there are fish, and regulations that defy common sense.
Police say a Massachusetts man is dead following a single-vehicle crash on a snow-covered interstate in Vermont.
Cape Ann Animal Aid made a trip to WBZ studios this week.
Two people managed to escape after their car plunged off a pier into the waters off Gloucester on Friday.
A top fishing industry advocate has told a Congressional committee that New England fishermen need major improvements in fishing law, but first they need disaster aid.
The city of Gloucester has decided it will not be one of the scores of cities and towns across the state and the nation that will hold public ceremonies to mark the twelfth anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
It was a catch of a lifetime, and three local fishermen are talking only to WBZ about how they did it.
A lobsterman in Gloucester found quite a surprise in his trap — a “monster” lobster, caught off the coast last week.
A North Shore lobsterman apparently used the force this weekend to scoop up a mutant lobster that bears a striking resemblance to Star Wars character Darth Maul.