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Boil Water Order In Nahant After Water Main Break

There’s a boil water order in Nahant after a water main break Thursday morning.

04/21/2011

The New England Aquarium opened a shark and ray touch tank.

New England Aquarium Opens Shark & Ray Touch Tank

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.

04/11/2011

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Scientists: New England Summer Will Have “Moderate” Red Tide

Scientists are predicting a “moderate” bloom of the toxic red tide in New England this summer, and say the same factors that held it in check last year could suppress it again. The naturally-occurring algae produces a toxin that shellfish absorb, making them unsafe for people to eat, though it’s not a danger to the animal.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/09/2011

Explosion at Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture, northern Japan, Monday, March 14, 2011. (AP Photo/NTV/NNN Japan)

Traces Of Radioiodine Turn Up In Local Air Sample

The Department of Public Health announced on Friday that it detected low levels of radioiodine in an air sample in Massachusetts.

04/01/2011

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Officials: Test Show No Radiation In State’s Drinking Supply

Health officials in Massachusetts are reporting that no radiation has been discovered in a dozen reservoirs, ponds and rivers that serve as sources of drinking water across the state.

03/31/2011

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Broken MWRA Plug Leaves Weston Neighborhood Flooded

A Weston neighborhood woke up underwater Thursday morning, after an MWRA plug broke in a nearby pond.

03/10/2011

David Mark was last seen Wednesday. Police believe he may be in Newton.

Body In Boston Water IDed As Missing NY Man

Police have identified a body found in the water off Lexington Square in East Boston Tuesday as that of a missing New York man.

03/08/2011

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Downtown Peabody Flooding

Police are advising drivers to find alternate routes.

01/18/2011

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Water Line Ruptures In Downtown Crossing

A water line ruptured in Boston’s Downtown Crossing, spilling water all throughout the area Tuesday morning.

12/28/2010

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Water Main Break Leaves Much Of Gloucester Without Water

About 70 percent of Gloucester is without water because of a water main break.

12/20/2010

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