Watertown Political Scientist Kaveh Lotfolah Afrasiabi Charged With Secretly Working For IranA political scientist and author from Watertown is accused of secretly working for the Iranian government while here in Massachusetts.
Last-Minute Shoppers Still Hitting The Stores On Christmas EvePicking up orders and waiting in social distance lines, last-minute shoppers managed coronavirus safety protocols as time ran out.
'It Really Hurts': Restaurants Taking Big Hit On Thanksgiving EveBars and restaurants around Massachusetts are going to be a lot quieter on this Thanksgiving Eve.
Customers Raise More Than $50,000 To Keep Deluxe Town Diner Open In WatertownLike so many restaurants, the Deluxe Town Diner lost 90 percent of its customers when the pandemic hit, and has regained barely half amid all the restrictions.
Watertown To Begin Hybrid Learning In Some Schools After State Announces AuditWatertown Public Schools are shifting to hybrid learning next week after the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education announced it would audit the district.
Massachusetts Audits Watertown, East Longmeadow Over Remote LearningState Education Commissioner Jeff Riley said he's concerned Watertown and East Longmeadow are not aligning their reopening models with public health metrics.
House Divided: Watertown Neighbors Show Support For Trump, BidenThere is a house divided in Watertown. Upstairs is Trump country and downstairs in Biden territory. But the neighbors get along just fine.
Watertown Teachers Union: State's In-Person Learning Push 'Somewhat Threatening'The state says Watertown is one district that should have brought students back in-person at least part-time.
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.