Firefighters were battling a large fire on Nantucket Sunday afternoon, officials said.
People across the city and eastern Massachusetts looked up in the beautiful fall sky Thursday morning and caught a rare – and loud – sight.
Coast Guard crew members rescued four fishermen about 25 miles southeast of Nantucket, after their boat started taking on water.
A woman says an unknown man entered her Robert’s Lane home and sexually assaulted her.
Crews were still busy Sunday battling the blaze that broke out Saturday morning in a heap of pallets and compost in the Nantucket landfill.
Firefighters were called to the scene around 10:15 a.m., according to the Nantucket Inquirer & Mirror.
Corey Griffin died early Saturday morning after diving off the top of the Juice Guys building and into Nantucket harbor.
Police performed CPR on Griffin until firefighters arrived and took Griffin to the hospital.
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.
Environmentalists cheer the resurgence but many fishermen say the seals interfere with fishing charters and steal catch.