Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker urged residents to use telehealth and announced a partnership with Buoyhelath.com for free health advice.
Boston Sets Aside $20 Million To Clear Streets, Keep Workers Safe In SnowstormsBoston Mayor Marty Walsh made the announcement Friday as the city makes winter weather preparations during the pandemic.
COVID-19 Warning Phone Call Going Out To 4.5 Million In MassachusettsThe Department of Public Health is sending an automated message to 4.5 million phones across Massachusetts Thursday.
Marshfield Boy Meets 'Aquaman' Star Jason MomoaSeven-year-old Danny Sheehan got to chat with Jason Momoa, the star of the movie "Aquaman".
Massachusetts To Start COVID-19 Testing In 134 School DistrictsEducation Commissioner Jeff Riley said the state is launching a program to start COVID-19 testing in 134 school districts for students and staff showing symptoms.
Baker Wants College Students To Get COVID-19 Tests Before They Leave CampusGovernor Charlie Baker is worried college students leaving Massachusetts for the holidays could spread coronavirus when they return home.
The Ninety Nine Is Closing 2 Massachusetts Restaurant Locations For GoodTwo Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub locations in Massachusetts are shutting their doors for good on Saturday. Katie Johnston reports.
Dolly Parton's Donation Helped Fund Moderna's Breakthrough Coronavirus Vaccine ResearchIn April, less than a month after Covid-19 was officially declared a pandemic, Dolly Parton donated $1 million to coronavirus research at Vanderbilt University. More than seven months later, it's been revealed that the legendary performer's donation helped fund Cambridge-based Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine, which this week became the second coronavirus vaccine with a stunningly high success rate. Katie Johnston reports.
Baker Nominates Judge Serge Georges Jr. To Massachusetts Supreme Judicial CourtGov. Charlie Baker nominated Boston Municipal Court Judge Serge Georges Jr. to the state’s highest court Tuesday.
Acting Sec. Of Defense Quotes 'Incomparable' Bill Belichick In Letter To EmployeesIn a letter to all Department of Defense employees, newly appointed Acting Sec. of Defense Christopher Miller turned to an unlikely source for inspiration – New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. Katie Johnston reports.
Walsh Says Workplaces Now A Major Spreader Of COVID-19 In BostonBoston Mayor Marty Walsh wants employers to allow as many people to work from home as possible, after new contact tracing shows COVID spreading at work.
Wreaths Across America Event At Arlington National Cemetery Canceled Due To CoronavirusMaine-based organization Wreaths Across America will not be able to lay thousands of wreaths on veterans’ headstones at Arlington National Cemetery this December due to the coronavirus pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
GM Recalls 51K Chevrolet Bolts Because Of Battery Packs Could Smoke, IgniteOwners of Chevrolet Bolt vehicles were advised Friday to park outside and away from homes because of the risk their battery packs could catch fire.
Gov. Baker On Rising COVID Cases In Mass.: “People Need To Change Their Behavior'Speaking about the growing number of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in Massachusetts, Governor Charlie Baker said in his Friday press conference, “People need to change their behavior and get serious about who they spend time with, how they act.”
Gov. Baker: Massachusetts To Reopen DCU Center In Worcester Due To Rise In COVID CasesWith coronavirus cases rising in Massachusetts, Governor Charlie Baker said in his press conference on Friday, “We're going to reestablish a field hospital with 240 beds at the DCU Center in Worcester.”
Mayor Walsh On Goal Of Police Reform: 'To Sustain The Urgency Of The Moment'During his press conference on Thursday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, with members of the Police Reform Task Force behind him, said the goal of police reform in the city is "to sustain the urgency of the moment; to achieve deep and meaningful change here in Boston."
Mayor Walsh On Coronavirus In Boston: 'We Are At Another Critical Point'During his press conference on Thursday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said, "Today's the largest case number I think we've seen since maybe June, in the city of Boston.”
VIDEO: ATV, Dirt Bike Riders Assault Man On South Boston StreetThe video from Monday's assault was released by Boston Police as they try to identify those involved.
Gleeful Bill Belichick: Leaving New York Jets ‘One Of The Great Moments Of My Career’Since becoming the boss for the New England Patriots 20-plus years ago, Bill Belichick has experienced arguably the most successful run of any head coach in NFL history. Katie Johnston reports.
National Parks To Be Free For Veterans And Gold Star FamiliesThe U.S. Department of the Interior has accepted a proposal from two Maine lawmakers to make admission to national parks free for Gold Star families. Fees will also be waived for veterans, lawmakers said. Katie Johnston reports.
Ice Castles Coming Back To New Hampshire With Limited Capacity, New DesignThe Ice Castles are returning to New Hampshire this winter for a seventh season, but like most everything else in the world this year, they'll be different because of the coronavirus pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
Antonio Brown Makes Unremarkable 2020 Debut With Buccaneers, Tom BradyTom Brady really wanted to be teammates with Antonio Brown again. Their reunion in Tampa was not particularly sweet. Katie Johnston reports.
Biden Supporters Continue To Celebrate Election Win Near Boston Public GardenJoe Biden supporters continued their celebration into the night near the Boston Public Garden after he was announced as the projected winner of the 2020 presidential election.
Crowds Gather Near Boston Common After News Of Joe Biden Presidential WinA large crowd of Joe Biden supporters celebrated near the Boston Common after he was announced as the projected winner of the 2020 presidential election.
Supporters Of Joe Biden And Donald Trump Gather At Statehouse In Boston On SaturdaySupporters of President-elect Joe Biden and President Donald Trump were outside the Massachusetts Statehouse on Saturday in Boston.