MGH Nursing Director 'Tired Of Seeing People Dying' In Post-Thanksgiving COVID SurgeMelissa Jocelyn, nursing director at Massachusetts General Hospital, begged people to follow state guidelines and not gather in large groups for the Christmas holidays.
Baker Urges People To Stay Home For Holidays After Post-Thanksgiving COVID Spike In MassachusettsGov. Charlie Baker said Tuesday the safest way to celebrate this year is with members of just your own household.
Boston Named 'Most Caring City In America' In New RankingIf you were asked to come up with an adjective to describe the people of Boston, does “caring” come to mind? A new ranking puts Boston at the very top of a list of the “Most Caring Cities In America.” Katie Johnston reports.
TSA Catches Passenger With Box Cutters Inside Shampoo Bottle At Logan AirportTSA officers stopped someone from boarding a plane at Boston’s Logan Airport with marijuana concealed inside a shampoo bottle. Katie Johnston reports.
The Winner Of The 2020 WBZ Gingerbread House Competition Is...After three rounds of competition and nearly 18,000 votes, we crown a winner.
Santa Speedo Run Still On In Boston Area This Weekend - With Adjustments For COVIDThe coronavirus can't stop Santa Claus from delivering presents this Christmas season - or from wearing a Speedo. The 21st annual Santa Speedo Run will go on in the Boston area this Saturday, with adjustments made for safety reasons during the pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
'There Should Be No Holiday Parties': Mayor Walsh Warns Against Gatherings For HolidaysWith coronavirus cases surging, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said during his press conference on Thursday, “There should be no holiday parties, as hard as that sounds.”
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces 2021 Outdoor Dining ProgramDuring his press conference on Thursday, Mayor Walsh announced a new Outdoor Dining Pilot Program in 2021 for Boston-area restaurants.
City Archeologist Speaks On Sink Hole In Ronan ParkJoe Bagley, City of Boston Archeologist, spoke on Thursday about the history behind the sink hole that was discovered in Ronan Park over the weekend.
Sec. Sudders Details Where Coronavirus Vaccines Will Be Given In MassachusettsHealth & Human Services Sec. Marylou Sudders details where coronavirus vaccines will be available in Massachusetts.
Gov. Baker: Mass. To Deliver COVID Vaccine To Residents In Three Phases Beginning In DecemberGov. Charlie Baker announced Wednesday the state will work to distribute the COVID vaccine to Massachusetts residents in three phases beginning in December.
WBZ Gingerbread House Competition Finals: Rochie Vs. JacobIt's down to Dan Roche and Jacob Wycoff in the 2020 WBZ Gingerbread House Competition.
Cambridge Makes Top 10 List Of 'Best College Towns & Cities In America'One of the best cities for college students is right here in Massachusetts, according to a new ranking. Cambridge comes in ninth on WalletHub's list of "The Best College Towns & Cities In America." Katie Johnston reports.
New Law Ensures Free Access To National Parks For Disabled VetsA proposal from New England senators to ensure free lifetime entry to national parks for all disabled U.S. veterans has been signed into law. Katie Johnston reports.
Hawaii Offering Free Round Trips To Remote Workers Who Want To Live There TemporarilyWhat better way to survive a pandemic than to do it on a beach in Hawaii? For anyone who finds the idea dreamy, Hawaii is offering free round trip tickets to Oahu to out-of-state remote workers who want to live and work there while contributing to the state's economy. Katie Johnston reports.
WBZ Gingerbread House Competition Semi-Finals: Paula Vs. RochieDan Roche and Paula Ebben won their way into the Gingerbread Semi-Finals! Which creation should move on?
Skyeye: Chelsea Salt PileThe salt is piled high in Chelsea ahead of this weekend's storm.
'Star Wars: Kenobi' Reportedly Set To Film In Boston Next MonthIt looks like "Star Wars" is coming to Boston. A posting by the Film & Television Industry Alliance on productionlist.com says "Star Wars: Kenobi" is set to shoot in Boston on Jan. 4, 2021. Kate Johnston reports.
Mayor Walsh On Curbing Recent COVID Spread: 'Not Much More We Can Do Other Than Shutting Down'As coronavirus cases rise in Boston, Mayor Marty Walsh on Thursday said, "there's not much more we can do other than shutting down, and that's the last resort.”
Gov. Baker Announces Massachusetts Is Constructing A New Field Hospital in LowellIn his press conference on Thursday, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker said the state is constructing a second field hospital as COVID-19 cases continue to surge in the state.
UMass Memorial President Says Worcester Field Hospital Much Different For Second SurgeUMass Memorial Health Care President Dr. Eric Dickson said the last surge was heavily focused on ICUs. This time, there are new therapies and high-flow oxygen which keeps people from being intubated. Recovering patients will also be able to get up and walk around
'We Need You': Marylou Sudders Sends Call To Action For Healthcare Workers To Help Staff Field HospitalsIn a press conference on Thursday at the DCU Field Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders said, "The most critical component of a field hospital is the staffing. It cannot be shipped from storage and put into service when we need them. Right now, this is a call for staffing.”