'We Couldn't Do It Without Them': Newton-Wellesley Hospital Environmental Services Team Plays Key Role During PandemicYou might consider the environmental services staff some of the unsung heroes of the pandemic.
'Overwhelmed' Pediatricians Balance Increased COVID Testing, Staffing ShortagesPediatricians are finding themselves balancing seeing sick kids, COVID testing, vaccinations, and staffing shortages.
Massachusetts Reports 4,466 New COVID Cases, 36 Additional Deaths After 4 DaysAs of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.88%.
Hopkinton High School Is First To Get State Approval To Drop Mask MandateHopkinton High School is the first school in Massachusetts to get approval from the state to drop the mask mandate for anyone who’s vaccinated.
Massachusetts National Guard Activated To Help With COVID Testing At Schools, Possible Staff Shortages At PrisonsMassachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered the National Guard to help with possible staff shortages in the state’s prison system and COVID testing at schools.
Burncoat High School Football Season Paused After 10 Players Test Positive For COVIDA Worcester high school football team is dealing with a coronavirus outbreak.
Keller @ Large: Dr. Mallika Marshall Shares Reasons She Hears For COVID Vaccine HesitancyDr. Mallika Marshall said people have many different reasons why they are not vaccinated against coronavirus.
Massachusetts Reports 1,583 New COVID Cases, 16 Additional DeathsThe Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,583 new confirmed COVID cases and 16 additional deaths in the state on Friday.
McDonald's Offers Free 'Thank You' Breakfast To Teachers Next WeekTeachers, administrators, and school staff can get a free breakfast at McDonald's next week.
2,248 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last WeekThere were 2,248 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
Massachusetts Reports 1,532 New COVID Cases, 22 Additional DeathsAs of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.84%.
Pfizer Asks FDA For Emergency Use Authorization For COVID-19 Vaccine For Kids 5-11An independent expert panel will publicly debate the evidence on Oct. 26.
Massachusetts Reports 1,492 New COVID Cases, 27 Additional DeathsThe Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,492 new confirmed COVID cases and 27 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Cambridge School Committee Approves COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate For StudentsThe Cambridge School Committee voted six to one Tuesday night in favor of a vaccine mandate for students that will go into effect November 22.
Study: Pfizer Vaccine Efficacy Against COVID-19 Infections Dropped Over 5 MonthsA new study on the Pfizer vaccine found its efficacy against COVID-19 dropped over the course of five months.