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5 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is holding public hearings in September to discuss measures to reduce the fishing quota by as much as 25 percent next year.
13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Corey Griffin, 27, helped launch the huge charity campaign sweeping across the globe in aid of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Corey Griffin, 27, tragically died on Saturday after diving off a Straight Wharf building into some water in Nantucket, Massachusetts.
13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
GEORGE W Bush's ice bucket challenge is possible the best one yet. But how much money is the latest fad actually raising for charity? NETWORKING with fund managers is nerve-racking for start-up founders.
Corey was a close friend of Pete Frates , 29, a man diagnosed with ALS in 2012 whose loved ones first launched the ice bucket challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS research.
It was this time 23 years ago that we were picking up the pieces from a hurricane, and it's something we haven't done since.
'All About That Bass' singer Meghan Trainor heard Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off,' and "I'm like, yeah, that's my sound.
Police are searching for one of two teens who ran away from the Robert F. Kennedy Children's Action Corps center in Yarmouth Thursday, Aug. 7. Michaela Gulley, whose family is from Nantucket and recently moved to the Cape, and Alyssa Whitney, both 15, ran away from the center, a short-term residential facility for at-risk children 12-17, Yarmouth ... (more)
The father of an Avon man prosecutors say was kidnapped on New Year's Day gave his first public interview to 7News eight months after the disappearance.
As an employee revolt at Market Basket headed into its fifth week, the governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire took the unusual step of personally stepping in to negotiations aimed at ending a standoff threatening the future of the popular low-priced supermarkets.
A green line trolley derailed near Kenmore Station after 10 a.m. on Monday. One minor injury was reported.
A man died in a Nantucket diving accident hours after he raised $100,000 for a Lou Gehrig's disease charity in honor of his friend who inspired the ice-bucket challenge sensation.
Mohamed Alfageeh of Allston will be arraigned Monday on two counts of motor vehicle homicide for the June crash that killed two pedestrians in Back Bay.
His friend was diagnosed with ALS - Lou Gehrig's disease - so he helped kick off what would become one of the biggest viral fundraising campaigns ever: the "Ice Bucket Challenge."
While they are both resort islands off the coast of Massachusetts, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard are often defined by their differences, with the island favored by Wall Street tycoons looking askance at the artsy Vineyard.
The Boston College community received terrible news today when a news report confirmed that former BC hockey player Corey Griffin passed away in a tragic accident in Nantucket.
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