“Watertown Welcomes Immigrants” as Hundreds Line Streets in Support Watertown Square – Towns and cities all over the country have begun declaring themselves “sanctuary cities” in response to President Donald Trump’s executive orders regarding immigrants coming to the United States. Several groups in Watertown are hoping to get town officials to declare Watertown as a […]
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Watertown Rings in the Holiday Season with Tree Lighting Ceremony Watertown Square – Hundreds turned out on a chilly Friday evening to listen to music and celebrate the holiday season at the annual tree lighting ceremony in Watertown Square. The celebration was sponsored by the The Watertown-Belmont Chamber of Commerce (WBCC), Rotary Club of Watertown, […]
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Watertown Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Charles River Dock – “December 7th, 1941 – a day which will live in infamy.” Yesterday marks 75 years since president Franklin Delano Roosevelt spoke those words following the bombing of of the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The attack, which claimed over two-thousand and four […]
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Historical Figures Featured in Banners Around Town Watertown Square – Residents and commuters passing through Watertown Square and the East End will be getting a free history lesson thanks to Watertown Savings Bank and the Historical Society of Watertown. WSB Vice-President of Marketing Carole Katz has worked at the bank for 30 years and along […]
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Armenian Museum using Pokémon to “Lure” Residents to Learn About Armenian History Armenian Museum of America – Many organizations and businesses in Watertown have been taking advantage of Pokémon Go, the popular mobile game that has become the fastest growing app ever. With so many people playing, it is easy to engage with the community […]
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Kayaking the Charles Watertown Square Docks – Around 100 residents gathered on the docks in Watertown Square over the weekend to take part in the Watertown Recreation Department and Live Well Watertown’s first-ever kayaking event. Residents young and old took to their tandem kayaks provided by Charles River Canoe & Kayak on Saturday, paddling from […]
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