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Photo credit: @maryleeshark

Great White Shark Cruising East Coast Becomes Twitter Star

@MaryLeeShark is the fake Twitter handle for a very real, nearly 3,500-pound great white whose movements can be tracked online and in real time.

05/17/2015

Great white shark Mary Lee tagged by OCEARCH crew off Cape Cod in 2012. (WBZ-TV)

Shark Tagged Off Cape In 2012 Has Traveled Nearly 20,000 Miles

Mary Lee, the 3,456-pound female great white shark whose movements are tracked online, surfaced off the New Jersey shore Friday.

05/08/2015

A white shark was near these two surfers off South Beach in Orleans. (Photo courtesy:  Atlantic White Shark Conservancy)

Photo Shows Shark Lurking Close To Surfers On Cape Beach

The summer may be over, but there are still sharks swimming off the coast of Massachusetts.

10/14/2014

A shark attacked 2 kayakers in Plymouth. (Brewster Ambulance photo)

Great White Shark Attacks Kayakers In Plymouth

Two kayakers were attacked by a great white shark off Manomet Point in Plymouth Wednesday evening.

09/03/2014

Duxbury Beach (Duxbury Fire photo)

Duxbury Beach Evacuated After Possible Shark Sighting

A Duxbury beach was cleared of swimmers Thursday afternoon because of a possible shark sighting.

08/28/2014

Beaches near Foster Avenue were being cleared out as a precaution. (WBZ-TV)

Harbormaster: Sunfish, Not Shark Caused Beach Evacuation In Marshfield

The Marshfield Harbormaster says he is confident the sighting off Sunrise Beach was a large sunfish and not a shark.

08/27/2014

Great white shark tagged off Cape Cod. (Photo from Atlantic White Shark Conservancy)

Researcher Tags Great White Off Cape Cod

A shark researcher has attached an electronic tracking device to a great white shark off Chatham.

08/01/2014

Great White Shark (WBZ-TV)

Week Of Sharks: Great White Shark Population Growing

The great white shark population is exploding and that has some people surprisingly happy.

07/21/2014

Hingham found a Blue Shark on a beach. (Credit: Hingham Police)

Dead Blue Shark Washes Up On Hingham’s Bathing Beach

A dead shark was discovered at Hingham Bathing Beach by Hingham police officers on Monday.

09/24/2013

A shark feeds on an animal believed to be a seal off Coast Guard Beach in Eastham on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (Credit: Bruce Langsen)

Eastham Resident Captures Image Of Shark Feeding Near Beach

In a clear sign that large sharks continue to be active in waters off Cape Cod, a local resident captured an image of a shark apparently feeding on a seal off Coast Guard Beach.

09/15/2013

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