Police officers found the boys about 1/4 of a mile into the swamp, where the water was up to their knees.
The U.S. Coast Guard was called in to search an area off the coast of Rhode Island Thursday morning, after getting a call from an airport.
A couple of Boston College graduates and MassChallenge finalists are banking on a beetle to help solve the world’s clean water crisis.
Marshfield police are trying to solve a mystery that appeared after sunrise Friday morning.
The General Chemical plant in Framingham is finally shutting down, but the damage may already be done. There are concerns about possible contamination of drinking water wells in Sherborn.
Gov. Deval Patrick will propose hiking the Massachusetts cigarette tax by 50 cents per pack as part of a plan to raise $260 million in new revenues for the state budget, the administration said Friday.
A community in central Massachusetts is losing up to 80,000 gallons of water a day and it can’t find the leak.
Three people are facing charges in connection with a water contamination scare in Somerset that caused a three-day ban on drinking town tap water.
There’s a boil water order in Nahant after a water main break Thursday morning.
Boston is now home to the largest shark and ray touch tank on the east coast. The New England Aquarium opened the new exhibit Monday and staff says already people are enjoying it.