Boston Public Health Commission Director Says Current Wait For COVID Tests Is 'Completely Unacceptable'Many residents are now desperate for COVID-19 test results to get back to work or school, but the lines are long across the state.
COVID Positivity Rate At 32% In Boston: 'That's Why We Are Here,' Mom Says At Vaccination ClinicThe COVID positivity rate in Boston is at 32%, Boston Public Health Commission Director Dr. Bisola Ojikutu said Saturday.
Massachusetts Lottery To Hold COVID Vaccine Clinics At 3 Retail Locations This WeekendThe Massachusetts State Lottery is holding three COVID vaccine clinics at retail locations this weekend.
Should We Be Double Masking? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your COVID QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall is answering your coronavirus-related medical questions.
Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions About FDA Emergency Approval Of Booster Shots For Kids Ages 12-To-15The FDA has granted emergency use authorization for COVID-19 Pfizer booster shots for 12 to 15-year-olds.
FDA Allows Pfizer Booster Shots For Kids Ages 12-To-15The Food and Drug Administration is now allowing Pfizer booster shots for kids as young as 12. The next step will be CDC approval.
Opening Date Set For Fenway Park COVID Vaccine And Booster Clinic; More State-Sponsored Sites AnnouncedCombined, the newly announced sites will be able to offer an additional 3,000 COVID vaccines and boosters per day.
UMass To Require COVID Vaccine Booster For Students, Staff On All 5 CampusesAll 75,000 students and 18,000 employees at the University of Massachusetts will be required to get a COVID vaccine booster in early 2022.
Arlington, Cambridge, Medford Among Cities And Towns Planning To Require Proof Of VaccinationOn the same day Boston Mayor Michelle Wu announced that the city will require proof of COVID vaccination for certain indoor spaces, mayors and community leaders in the Greater Boston area say they hope to install similar policies. 
Moderna Says Current Booster Dose Is Effective Against Omicron VariantModerna announced Monday that preliminary data suggests its half-dose booster shot increased antibody levels against Omicron compared with the levels seen when a fully vaccinated person does not receive a booster.
LIST: These Colleges Are Requiring Students And Staff To Get COVID Vaccine Booster ShotsA growing number of colleges in the Boston area are requiring students and staff to get a coronavirus vaccine booster shot for the spring.