4 Middlesex Communities Categorized As High Risk For West Nile VirusThe Massachusetts Department of Public Health said Cambridge, Newton, Somerville and Watertown have been elevated to high risk for the mosquito-borne disease after four new cases arose.
Tax-Free Weekend Draws Shoppers To Local RetailersRetail items for personal use up to $2,500 are exempt from the state’s 6.25% sales tax.
Officer Involved In Watertown Shootout Retires After 30 YearsOne of the officers involved in the Watertown shootout following the Boston Marathon bombings is retiring after 30 years on the force.
Parade Celebrates Watertown Veteran's 100th BirthdayThere was a drive by celebration a century in the making Friday in Watertown as people turned out in droves to say happy birthday to a World War II veteran turning 100.
Elmo, Easter Bunny Bring Cheer To Kids At Home In Coronavirus PandemicMore and more people are stepping up to cheer up their neighbors in their homes during the coronavirus pandemic.
Sousaphone Player Keeps Watertown Neighborhood Smiling During Coronavirus PandemicZack Hickman is a self-described man of mischief who on a rainy Friday in the middle of a pandemic, walks the streets of Watertown playing the sousaphone.
Cat Found Dead In Trash Bag In Charles River In WatertownA man found a garbage bag containing a big rock and dead cat in Watertown.
1 Hurt, 31 Displaced After Flames Tear Through Watertown Apartment BuildingFirefighters were called to Robert Ford Road in Watertown after flames broke out at a public housing apartment building.
Watertown Couple Brought Together By A Box Of Cookies Celebrates 75th AnniversaryA note slipped into a cookie box led to a marriage that’s about to mark 75 years.
'Nobody Wants War': Death Of Quassem Soleimani Causes Retaliation ConcernsWatertown restaurant manager Mohsen Tehrani fears war is next following the U.S. airstrike that killed Iran’s top general Qassem Soleimani.
Watertown Gym Burns Down After Owner Warns Of Leaning Utility PoleCrossFit Arsenal in Watertown was full of members working out last August when they heard a loud noise and rushed outside. A utility pole fell over and landed on a car and the gym, sparking a fire.
Perkins School For The Blind Holds Beeping Easter Egg HuntA special Easter egg hunt for students at Perkins School for the Blind was held Saturday in Watertown.