- Entangled humpback whale freed off Gloucester's coast Updated: May-19-16 7:10 am
GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts - Rescue crews from the Center of Coastal Studies successfully freed a humpback whale that was entangled in fishing line attached to a buoy off the coast of Gloucester.
- Work underway to restore Civil War-era coat in Massachusetts Updated: May-16-16 9:22 am
GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts - The Civil War-era coat that once helped a Gloucester soldier return safely to the North after escaping a Confederate prison is expected to be back in the city by the end of the summer.
- Bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatment Updated: May-13-16 4:58 pm
BOSTON - Legislation aimed at encouraging police departments to help heroin addicts find treatment instead of jail - a concept pioneered in Massachusetts by the Gloucester Police Department - has won approval in the U.S. House.