Johnson and Johnson shot

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, how it works and why it matters

(CNN) — A third Covid-19 vaccine, one made by Johnson & Johnson, could be authorized for use in the United States in the near future.Read More

Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George formally announces run for Boston mayor

BOSTON (AP) — Another Boston city councilor formally declared her candidacy for mayor on Thursday. Councilor At-Large Annissa Essaibi George, 47, touted her experiences asRead More

vaccine signup struggles

‘I have no idea’: Frustrated Mass. seniors struggling to sign up for COVID-19 vaccine

Massachusetts on Wednesday started allowing residents 75 years of age and older to book appointments online for the COVID-19 vaccine but many people have beenRead More

‘Best 20 years of our life’: Tom Brady Sr. says New England holds special place in their hearts

(WHDH) — After six Super Bowl wins in New England, Tom Brady brought his championship pedigree down to Tampa Bay. Despite this, his proud fatherRead More

‘Life and death’: Tom Brady’s dad opens up about his battle with COVID-19

(WHDH) — Tom Brady’s father opened up about his “life and death” battle with COVID-19 that kept him and his wife from seeing their sonRead More

‘This vaccine is going to save lives’: Local faith leaders leading the way by getting vaccinated

Pastors rolled up their sleeves in Roxbury on Friday to help build trust in the vaccine within their communities. Pastors Miniard Culpepper and Gerald BellRead More

Kraft on vaccines

Patriots owner Robert Kraft ‘very proud’ to be assisting Mass. in fight against coronavirus

After giving Gov. Charlie Baker a tour of Massachusetts’ first mass vaccination site inside Gillette Stadium on Thursday, New England Patriots owners Robert Kraft saidRead More

Former Springfield mayor, Biden’s childhood friend, says he is the man for the job

The former mayor of Springfield and longtime friend of President Joe Biden said he is not surprised his former classmate finally made it to theRead More

Walsh and Biden

Mayor Walsh, President Biden’s pick for labor secretary, attends inauguration

BOSTON (AP/WHDH) — Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, President Joe Biden’s pick for labor secretary, was in attendance for the 78-year-old’s inauguration ceremony on Wednesday. WalshRead More

‘A day that we have been waiting for’: Healthcare workers at Boston University receive COVID-19 shot

Healthcare workers and staff who support COVID-facing healthcare at Boston University were first in line to get their shot Friday as the university began rollingRead More