Nantucket

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Nantucket Police Investigate Sex Assault

A woman says an unknown man entered her Robert’s Lane home and sexually assaulted her.

09/21/2014

Firefighters battle a blaze at a Nantucket landfill. (Courtesy: Nantucket Police).

Firefighters Battle Nantucket Landfill Fire For Second Day

Crews were still busy Sunday battling the blaze that broke out Saturday morning in a heap of pallets and compost in the Nantucket landfill.

09/14/2014

Firefighters battle a blaze at a Nantucket landfill. (Courtesy: Nantucket Police).

Crews Battling Landfill Fire In Nantucket

Firefighters were called to the scene around 10:15 a.m., according to the Nantucket Inquirer & Mirror.

09/13/2014

Friends recall Corey as a great athlete and fundraiser. (WBZ-TV).

Friends Remember Scituate Man As Great Friend And Athlete

Corey Griffin died early Saturday morning after diving off the top of the Juice Guys building and into Nantucket harbor.

08/17/2014

Corey Griffin, 27, a former Boston College hockey player from Scituate, drowned in Nantucket Harbor.

Former College Hockey Player Drowns On Nantucket

Police performed CPR on Griffin until firefighters arrived and took Griffin to the hospital.

08/16/2014

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Riptide Warnings Issued In Mass. And RI As Tropical Storm Bertha Passes

The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has closed Horseneck Beach in Westport to swimming due to the threat of rip currents that will continue into Wednesday evening for Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, the south coast of Rhode Island and Block Island.

08/06/2014

The population of gray seals in New England has rebounded after they were all but wiped out by the mid-20th century. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Booming New England Gray Seal Population Prompts Some To Call For Hunt

Environmentalists cheer the resurgence but many fishermen say the seals interfere with fishing charters and steal catch.

07/20/2014

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Mass. Lawmaker Proposes Statewide Plastic Bag Ban

Plastic shopping bags are something most shoppers take for granted, but environmentalists have a different view.

07/16/2014

The Hy-Line ferry terminal in Hyannis was busy with visitors to and from Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. (WBZ-TV)

Determined Cape Cod Visitors And Businesses Brace For Arthur

Arthur’s approach to the Cape and Islands changed some visitors’ plans but most were determined not to the let the storm ruin a holiday weekend away.

07/04/2014

Coast Guard Helicopter (Photo by Matthew Belson/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

6 Rescued From Sinking Nantucket-Bound Sailboat Off New Jersey Coast

Five adults and a child are safe after the Coast Guard rescued them from their sinking sailboat off the New Jersey coast.

05/29/2014

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