Animal Experts Call Dolphin Spotted Swimming In Merrimack River 'Very Rare'A bottlenose dolphin has been spotted swimming in the Merrimack River in recent days.
Lawsuit Filed Against Gas Company After Explosions In Merrimack ValleyThe lawsuit is the first of what's likely to be several filed against Columbia Gas and its parent company over Thursday's explosions.
Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions: What We KnowLarge sections of multiple communities were evacuated Thursday afternoon after a series of explosions and fires.
8 Million Gallons Of Sewage Ends Up In Merrimack River After StormThe Greater Lawrence Sanitary District Wastewater Treatment Facility and its pumping station were shut down for 13 hours.
Best Dance Studios On The North Shore And In Merrimack ValleyHere are some of the best dance studios north of the Boston.
Cold Air Holds Tough for Wintry Mix SundayBright sunshine for Saturday with light NNE winds with highs climbing into the mid-upper 30's.
The Heat Is On Again!Temperatures will be quickly climbing into the 80's by midday and lwr 90's inland this afternoon. The hot spot today will be SNH and the Merrimack Valley where highs will be around 92-94 degrees this afternoon
Weekend Going Out In Style....Tropical Troubles AwaitAnother stellar day with bright sunshine, high clouds and temps quickly warming through the day. Highs will top out in the lwr-mid 80's making for a warmer summery feel this afternoon inland.
A Big Drink for The Lawns What a day this is going to be. After a week of incredible weather, this one could end up being on of the best. Sunshine with some increasing high clouds in the afternoon with southerly winds gusting to 20+ in the afternoon. Highs will be running well above normal again with highs climbing to near 80 degrees in SNH, the Merrimack Valley and Northern Worcester county. The rest of us will see highs in the mid-upper 70's with a slight sea breeze developing right at the coast this afternoon which will keep it cooler on the south shore beaches and the Cape in the 60's. Fantastic Friday! Is there anything better?
Record Heat Builds This AfternoonTemps are expected to surge this afternoon with sunny skies with highs climbing into the 80's nearing 90.
Steady Snow Saturday Will Test Winter Driving SkillsSo far this winter most of our snow has been light or has occurred overnight, but this next round of snow will likely be our most substantial plowable snowfall we have seen since the October Nor'easter. Still, this will be no Nor'easter. Not even close.
Construction Crew Error Blamed For Merrimack Valley Phone OutagesHundreds of businesses in the Merrimack Valley lost their phone service for several hours Thursday due to a construction crew error in Lawrence.
Mild Air Holds On Before Midweek ChangesWe will see Mixed skies with pockets of sunshine and and times of clouds. Light onshore winds from the SE will keep it cooler today in the 50's to near 60.
Take A Walk...On the Mild Side!High altitude clouds spilling over the ridge into New England under a NW flow aloft which will once again create a milky appearance to the afternoon sky. Temps on the rise today with highs climbing into the Lwr 60's, with light SE winds keeping in in the 50's at our beaches. Sunday will be similar in temperature with clouds on the increase ahead of a warm front which will provide the surge of warmth behind it across the Northeast.
Slick Evening Commute Across MassachusettsThe wintry mix falling across Massachusetts on Tuesday meant for a slick commute. How did the winter storm affect traffic? WBZ-TV sent reporters to all of the trouble spots to check on the evening commute.