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.


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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!


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.


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.


Plum Island. (WBZ-TV)

Nor’Easter Pummels Plum Island

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


Power lines knocked down in Beverly.
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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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.