Plum Island

One of the homes damaged by the erosion on Plum Island. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Lawmakers Debate Waterfront Home Buyback Program On Plum Island

A waterfront home buyback program has already unanimously passed the state Senate as part of a climate change bill and is on its way to the House.

07/24/2015

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Best Day Trips From Boston

Enjoy the best of nature and urban live by seizing the day and enjoying one or more of these easy day trips this summer!

06/20/2015

Human remains were found on Plum Island December 13, 2014. (Photo credit: Julie Loncich-WBZ-TV)

Human Bones Found On Plum Island Beach Identified As Man

Authorities say the human bones found on a Plum Island beach last weekend were those of an adult male.

12/16/2014

Human remains were found on Plum Island December 13, 2014. (Photo credit: Julie Loncich-WBZ-TV)

Human Remains Wash Up On Plum Island Beach

Investigators are combing a Plum Island beach after human remains washed up on shore, officials said.

12/14/2014

Plum Island. (WBZ-TV)

Nor’Easter Pummels Plum Island

The first nor’easter of the season battered the north shore of Massachusetts Thursday.

10/23/2014

Power lines knocked down in Beverly.
(Photo credit @CGforthree/Twitter)

Nor’easter Brings Down Trees, Knocks Out Power In Mass.

High winds from a nor’easter brought down trees and knocked out power to thousands of residents in Eastern Massachusetts.

10/22/2014

Colette Crooks rescued a boy from the water off Plum Island. (WBZ-TV)

Girl Rescues 4-Year-Old Boy From Water Off Plum Island

Colette Crooks of is only 10 years old but her quick thinking saved a four-year-old boy when she found him floating face up in the waters of Plum Island.

08/08/2014

This photo of the paraglider above Newburyport was taken about a half-hour before the crash, according to Brian Krisler. (Photo courtesy: Brian Krisler)

Paraglider Dies After Crashing Into Frigid Water Off Plum Island

A paraglider died Saturday a short time after he was pulled out of the frigid water off Plum Island.

02/08/2014

(Photo credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

Nurse From Medical Tent At Marathon Bombing, Saves A Life On Plum Island

A nurse from North Shore Medical Center in Salem, was in the right place at the right time on Wednesday.

08/01/2013

garage sale, shopping

WBZ NewsRadio Helps Plum Island Woman Find Family Heirloom

Nancy O’Hara had just returned from Florida, tending to the affairs of her 97-year-old sister who’d recently passed away.

05/30/2013

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