PM Roundup: Happy July 2?; Parachuting Navy SEALs

Other stories (and links) circulating around the newsroom this afternoon:

-- The Chatham harbormaster is warning beach swimmers to stay away from seals following reported sightings of great white sharks. [WCVB-TV]

-- Scituate's ban of beach bonfires during this week's Fourth of July celebrations has drawn some backlash. [Patriot Ledger]

-- Should we be celebrating July 2, rather than the Fourth of July? WBUR's Alex Ashlock visits the Massachusetts Historical Society.

-- A Lakeville woman, and a University of Rhode Island student, was named Miss Massachusetts. [Associated Press, via New Bedford Standard Times]

-- As part of Navy Week here in Boston, SEALs parachuted onto Boston Common this afternoon. [@martha_jean/Twitter]

This program aired on July 2, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.


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