OpSail Tall Ships & Navy Week In Boston

NightSide – Rear Admiral Gregory Nosal Joins Dan Rea In Studio

It’s Navy Week In Boston!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/09/2012

US Navy Sea Chanters

U.S. Navy Sea Chanters To Perform With Boston Pops

The official chorus of the United States Navy will perform chanteys, a 70’s sing along and patriotic selections on the Fourth of July.


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Sights And Sounds: Tall Ships In Boston

Many of the ships will be in the Boston Harbor through Thursday celebrating the fourth as well as the bicentennial of the War of 1812.


US Navy Veteran Thomas Hudner

Navy Names Ship After Living Veteran From Mass.

Thomas Hudner made a crash landing during the Korean War to try and save his shipmate.


David DeConto says his brother's remains were treated with respect after 9/11.

Family Of 9/11 Victim Reacts To Disposal Of Remains In Landfill

The DeConto family says they feel lucky to have been able to bury a body, knowing that so many other victims’ families have to deal with knowing that their loved ones’ remains were never identified.


A U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Blue Angels Fly Over Boston

Don’t be alarmed if you see fighter jets streaking over Boston Thursday afternoon.



$25M Deal Reached For Former South Weymouth Naval Air Station

A long-stalled plan to redevelop a former Naval air station south of Boston appears ready to move forward.


File Image of a Chinook Helicopter (AP)

20+ Members Of SEAL Team Six Killed In Afghanistan Helicopter Crash

The AP reports that more than 20 Navy SEALs from the unit that killed Osama bin Laden were among those lost in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.


The USS Ross is on its way to Boston. (credit: Navy Community Outreach-Boston)

USS ROSS In Boston This Weekend, Offering Free Public Tours

The missile destroyer, USS ROSS will be in Boston this weekend. Free public tours are available.


Brian Christopher (CBS)

Homeless Boston Vet Overwhelmed By Support

Brian Christopher, a homeless veteran in Boston, says he’s overwhelmed by the support he’s received since finding and turning in a wallet that contained a large amount of money.