“We are proud to become the first professional sports venue in the northeast to provide large scale vaccinations," Kraft said in a press conference at Gillette Stadium on Thursday.
Report: Jimmy Garoppolo Is 'Plan A' For Patriots At QuarterbackThe Patriots don't really have a quarterback right now. Jimmy Garoppolo is still very much under contract for the 49ers. Apparently, folks in Foxboro are banking on a change to both of those situations soon. Katie Johnston reports.
'This Is A Personal Battle': Kingston, NH Firefighters Save Their Fire Chief's Burning HomeNew Hampshire firefighters said it was a “personal battle” as they worked to knock down flames at the Kingston fire chief’s home. Katie Johnston reports.
Web Extra: Jacqueline Church On Impact Of Pandemic On ChinatownJacqueline Church, owner of Boston Chinatown Tours, discusses the impact of the pandemic on the neighborhood with WBZ-TV’s Anaridis Rodriguez.
Web Extra: Paul Watanabe On Impact Of Pandemic On ChinatownPaul Watanabe, director of the Institute for Asian American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston, discusses the impact of the COVID pandemic on Chinatown with WBZ-TV’s Anaridis Rodriguez.
Baker: State Employees In Massachusetts Can Still Be 'Enormously Productive' Working From HomeWith the Baker administration quietly planning for a permanent "hybrid" work model for as much as half of the state workforce, the Governor said during his press conference on Thursday, “A lot of people have learned that they can be enormously productive without spending five days a week in the office. And I don't think that's just true for us; I think that's true for many employers.”
Fenway Park's Mass Vaccination Site To Begin Transitioning To Hynes Convention Center Starting March 18As the Red Sox get set for Opening Day, Gov. Baker announced on Thursday that the mass vaccination site at Fenway Park will be moved to the Hynes Convention Center starting March 18. Fenway's vaccine site will remain open until March 27.
Boxford Rescuers, Good Samaritans Team Up To Save Deer That Fell Through IceBoxford firefighters, police, and good Samaritans came to the rescue when a deer fell through the ice and plunged into the frigid water. Katie Johnston reports.
Disney Closing 60 Stores In North AmericaThe Disney Store, once a mall mainstay, is drastically reducing the number of locations it has in the United States and Canada. Katie Johnston reports.
NH Won't Move Teachers Up In Vaccination Plan Despite President Biden DirectiveNew Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu said the state will not move teachers up in its COVID vaccination plan, but remains “on track” to get shots for educators by the end of the month. Katie Johnston reports.
Old Sturbridge Village Gets $5 Million Dollar Gift; 'Will Ensure Living History Continues'A living history museum in Central Massachusetts has received a $5 million bequest. Old Sturbridge Village said it's the largest gift in the museum's history. Katie Johnston reports.
Insane Story Of Terry Bradshaw Taking Fake Name 'Tom Brady' In 1983 ResurfacesTerry Bradshaw, back in his playing days for the Pittsburgh Steelers needed to undergo elbow surgery in March of 1983, but he didn't want to draw attention to himself. So, upon checking in to the hospital, the four-time Super Bowl champion assumed a pseudonym. Katie Johnston reports.
Nick Francona Calls Out Terry Francona For Covering Up Mickey Callaway's Alleged Predatory BehaviorPrompted by a new story in The Athletic detailing further allegations of former pitching coach Mickey Callaway's predatory behavior toward women, Nick Francona posted a statement about his father, Terry Francona. Katie Johnston reports.
'New Hampshire Has Everything': Patriots' Chase Winovich Loves The Granite StateOne thing has become clear since the New England Patriots drafted Chase Winovich. The linebacker is a big fan of the Granite State. Katie Johnston reports.
'Looking To Set Records': NH Motor Speedway Mass Vaccination Site Aims To Fast-Track AppointmentsGov. Chris Sununu said the state is "looking to set records" this weekend as it sets New Hampshire Motor Speedway up as a mass COVID vaccination site for residents whose appointments are not scheduled until April or May. Katie Johnston reports.
Report: NFL GMs Consider A Stephon Gilmore Trade To Be A ‘Foregone Conclusion’Most GMs have considered it a foregone conclusion that the Patriots would trade top corner Stephon Gilmore this offseason. Katie Johnston reports.
Report: Bill Belichick Can't Stop Raving About Cam Newton, A 'Significant Possibility' To Return At QB For PatriotsBelichick apparently loved working with Newton, so much so that there's a "significant possibility" that the Patriots give the veteran QB another year in New England. Katie Johnston reports.
Del's Lemonade Plans To Open First Boston-Area Store This SpringA favorite frozen treat based in Rhode Island is coming to the Boston area. Del's Lemonade is planning to open in Arlington sometime this spring. Katie Johnston reports.
Cam Newton Releases Video To Tell His Side Of Viral Sideline Interaction With TeenagerCam Newton made some news this week for getting heckled -- and responding -- while coaching a team in a 7-on-7 tournament. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Baker Announces Return Of Fans To Massachusetts Stadiums, Capacity Limits Eased For Indoor BusinessesIn a press conference on Thursday, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Gillette Stadium, Fenway Park, and TD Garden will be permitted to reopen with a 12 percent capacity limit. He also said indoor performance venues and indoor recreational activities can reopen, with capacity limits across all sectors can increase to 50 percent.
Humpback Whale Often Seen In Gulf Of Maine Founded Dead In MarylandA humpback whale with a long history of being spotted in New England waters has been found dead off the coast of Maryland. Katie Johnston reports.
Advocacy Group Files Federal Civil Rights Complaint Against City Of BostonBlack Economic Council of Massachusetts Executive Director Segun Idowu talks with WBZ-TV's Anaridis Rodriguez about filing a federal complaint asking the Department of Justice to investigate and intervene into alleged discriminatory practices at Boston City Hall.
Toro Snowblowers Sold At Home Depot, Ace Hardware Recalled For 'Amputation Hazard'About 6,700 snowblowers sold nationwide are being recalled due to an "amputation hazard." Anyone who bought a Toro Power Max Snowthrower should stop using it immediately, a recall notice shared by the Consumer Product Safety Commission says. Katie Johnston reports.
Tom Brady Fires Back At His Doubters On Social MediaIf you've ever said something bad about Tom Brady, chances are he's filed it away to use for motivation further down the road. Maybe he'll even use it during one of his victory laps. Katie Johnston reports.
Dozens Of Undelivered, Damaged Amazon Boxes Discovered In Plympton WoodsPlympton Police are working with Amazon to figure out how dozens of undelivered boxes were left in woods in town on Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.