Wellesley

Leon Xiong's pet spider. (Image Credit: Celia Golod)

Wellesley Student’s Pet Tarantula Escapes During Math Class

The Wellesley High School student newspaper reported that a sophomore accidentally brought his pet spider to class, and it caused a stir when it escaped from his coat.

03/20/2015

The Wellesley College "Scream Tunnel" (Image from Go-Pro camera worn by WBZ-TV's Phil Vaughn)

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Wellesley

The Boston Marathon winds its way through eight Massachusetts cities and towns, including Wellesley, which is the halfway point of the race.

03/13/2015

Bacon wrapped scallops at Bocado (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: Bocado Tapas & Wine Bar In Wellesley

It’s sexy. It’s Spanish. And it’s sizzling hot. Brand new to Wellesley, Bocado Tapas and Wine Bar proves that small plates can be a big draw.

03/03/2015

The Wellesley Junior Raiders (WBZ-TV)

Unbeaten Wellesley Youth Football Team Seeks Another Title

The Patriots still have a way to go, but playoff football has already begun for an elite team of sixth graders from Wellesley.

11/20/2014

Wellesley (WBZ-TV)

Wellesley Residents Worried About 47-Acre Land Sale

Forty seven acres of open space is now being sold by Wellesley College and there are plenty of bidders including the town of Wellesley itself.

09/29/2014

Pan Mass Challenge kicks off in Wellesley. (WBZ-TV)

35th Annual Pan Mass. Challenge Wraps First Day Under Rainy Weather

The 190-mile bike-a-thon takes place in several stages and ends in Provincetown.

08/02/2014

Wellesley Marathon Sports (Image: Google Street View)

Wellesley Shop Goes All-In For The Boston Marathon

Manager Jonathan Pierce and his team are gearing up to support marathon runners March 21, 2014. And that actually means closing shop.

04/07/2014

(Credit: WBZ-TV)

Person With Measles Treated In Wellesley

One of the two people infected with measles was treated at Harvard Vanguard in Wellesley on February 17.

02/26/2014

Ms. G the groundhog. (WBZ-TV photo)

Campaign In Wellesley To Make Ms. G The State Groundhog

Lawmakers say the Ms. G campaign gets young students involved in science and politics.

01/08/2014

(WBZ-TV Photo)

Police: ‘Well-Dressed’ Wellesley Bank Robber Arrested After Quincy Standoff

A suspected bank robber arraigned Friday in Dedham District Court following a tense, nine-hour standoff that came to an end late Thursday night.

12/20/2013

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