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Stories with place: Gloucester
  • Man dies while scuba diving off Rockport 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 8:05 am

    ROCKPORT, Massachusetts - Rockport's harbormaster says a scuba diver died off the town's coast over the weekend.

  • Power slowly being restored in storm-ravaged areas of PA, NJ story has photos
    Updated: Jun-24-15 5:53 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Utility crews were working around the clock to clear toppled trees and other debris as power was slowly being restored to the hundreds of thousands of people in the Northeast who were affected by a fast-moving ferocious storm system that caused two deaths.

  • Task force: Opioid abuse an epidemic in Massachusetts 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 3:56 pm

    BOSTON - Massachusetts is in the midst of an epidemic of deadly opioid abuse, according to a task force created by Gov. Charlie Baker that said Monday that drug addiction must be considered a medical disease.

  • Police tout success in unique fight against drug epidemic 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 8:14 pm

    BOSTON - A police chief in a small New England city combating its drug epidemic through a unique program that allows drug users to turn over their drugs and get immediate treatment said Tuesday that there's been a strong early response.