U.S.S. Constitution

USS Constitution in dry dock (WBZ-TV)

New Commander Named For U.S.S. Constitution

The U.S.S. Constitution, the world’s oldest commissioned warship still afloat, has a new commander.


(Photo by PA3 Kelly Newlin/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

NightSide – The Commander Of The U.S.S. Constitution Is In Studio

BOSTON (CBS) – Commander Sean Kearns assumed command of the U.S.S. Constitution in July 2013. The ship, also known as “Old Ironsides”, is currently in dry dock, where it will undergo repairs and restorations for […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/27/2015

(Photo by PA3 Kelly Newlin/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

NightSide – Commander Sean Kearns

U.S.S. Constitution Commander

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/11/2014

U.S.S. Constitution. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kathryn E. Macdonald/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Federal Government Shutdown Would Hurt Mass. Historic Sites

A number of prominent Boston-area historical sites would end official tours or be closed altogether unless a partial federal government shutdown is averted.


The USS Constitution. (Credit: WBZ-TV's Michelle Roberts)

NightSide – Commander Sean David Kearns Is In Studio

U.S.S. Constitution Commander

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/26/2013

October 2012 marked the 200th anniversary of the USS Constitution.

Change-Of-Command Ceremony Held At U.S.S. Constitution

The U.S.S. Constitution’s new commander is another native New Englander.


Old Ironsides, file image (credit:AP)

Boston’s Best Historical Sites

Boston is a city steeped in rich history that has a reputation for freedom; and these wonderful tourist landmarks offer a thrilling window into our proud nation’s past for everyone to enjoy.