Man Can't Get Heart Transplant Because He's Not Vaccinated Against COVIDDJ Ferguson was set to receive a heart transplant, but because he is not vaccinated against COVID-19 he is no longer eligible, according to hospital policy.
Local Ukrainians Call For Action As Tensions Rise With RussiaIt’s an understandably emotional time for local Ukrainians here; even on the other side of the world - they’re drawing strength and hope from a long history of perseverance.
Tax Season Has Started, Here Are Tips For A Timely Refund From The IRSThe IRS is still working through a backlog of six million tax returns from last year. A local CPA has some advice on how to keep your 2022 refund out of that pile.
Bill To Rename Boston Playground After Rob Gronkowski Moves Forward In Legislature"Gronk Playground" is one step closer to reality.
Mayor Wu Extends Vaccination Deadline, But 100 Boston Firefighters Protest Mandate Outside City HallAbout 100 firefighters stood outside Boston City Hall Monday in protest as Mayor Michelle Wu spoke about the decision to delay implementation of a vaccine mandate for city workers by another week.
Massachusetts Gas Prices Remain Steady, Still Slightly Higher Than National AverageGas prices have remained steady over the past week.
Boston City Workers Given Additional Week To Show Proof Of COVID VaccinationBoston Mayor Michelle Wu announced Sunday that city employees will have an additional week to show proof of COVID vaccination before they face potential disciplinary action.
Keller @ Large: Candidate For Governor Danielle Allen Says Mass. Needs 'Exit Ramp' For Use Of MasksHarvard professor Danielle Allen said she is running for governor in an attempt to bring a “people-powered approach” to Beacon Hill.
'ERs Bursting At The Seams': Nurses Plead For Help As Experts Predict Long Rebound From COVIDWhile the forecast for the current surge is optimistic, the one for hospitals is not.
Billie Farrell Becomes First Woman Commander Of USS ConstitutionBillie Farrell took command of Old Ironsides Friday after a change-of-command ceremony at noon.
'We Deserve To Be Treated Better': Boston Firefighters Push Back Against COVID Vaccine MandateBoston firefighters are among the city employees who have to provide documentation on their vaccination status Friday, but instead they're fighting back, calling the mayor anti-labor.