‘If they didn’t have Covid, they have it now’: Residents frustrated by long lines in cold weather at Mass. testing facilities

The rush to get tested for the coronavirus after the holidays is causing long lines at testing facilities across Massachusetts, with hours-long waits in freezingRead More

Boston Public Schools brace for bus driver shortages following winter break

Boston Public Schools families could run into delays with buses as their children head back to school following the winter break. Superintendent Brenda Cassellius saidRead More

Several Mass. school districts cancel classes amid COVID-19 surge

Hundreds of students in Massachusetts got their winter break extended as several school districts delayed their return to school amid the current COVID-19 surge. CambridgeRead More

3 hospitalized after Lawrence house fire spreads to neighboring building

Three people were hospitalized after a fire tore through a Lawrence home before spreading to a neighboring building late Thursday night. Firefighters responding to aRead More

COVID-19 vaccinations being offered at walk-in clinics during First Night Boston

Mayor Michelle Wu announced Thursday that people attending First Night Boston will have the opportunity to get vaccinated at two nearby walk-in clinics. “We areRead More

Hourslong lines form as Mass. residents continue to flock to testing sites amid COVID-19 surge

Hourslong lines formed again Wednesday at COVID-19 testing sites in Massachusetts as residents scrambled to get tested amid a surge in new cases following theRead More

Elderly woman dead, 6 displaced after 3-alarm fire tears through multi-family home in Cambridge

An elderly woman is dead and six people have been left homeless after a three-alarm fire tore through a multi-family home in Cambridge on WednesdayRead More

‘We can adapt to any situation’: Mass. National Guard training for ambulance duties amid omicron surge

Members of the Massachusetts National Guard are getting a crash course in ambulance driving as they prepare to assist health care workers while omicron COVID-19Read More

4 new vaccine sites opening next week in Mass.

About 2,500 additional COVID-19 vaccine or booster shot appointments will open up next week when state-sponsored sites in Lynn, Taunton and Boston’s Roxbury and FenwayRead More

Mass. COVID-19 testing sites swamped by long lines after holiday

Long lines formed at COVID-19 testing sites in Massachusetts for the second day in a row as people look to get tested between the holidays.Read More