Town Council Requests Better Public Transportation Services, Town Manager’s Salary Raised Town Hall – On June 12, The Town Council met to discuss multiple agenda items. President Mark Sideris recognized Assistant Town Manager Steve Magoon to review a letter sent to the MBTA. The council reached out to the MBTA regarding the Better Bus Project. […]
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School Building Committee Discusses the Groundwork Renovation Plans for the Hosmer, Cunniff and Lowell Elementary Schools Watertown – The School Building met to discuss their goals and timeline for the renovation of the Hosmer, Cunniff and Lowell Elementary Schools. On May 16 the committee gathered at the Phillips Administration Building. They discussed future goals for […]
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Watertown Dedicates Mural of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Teachings Boys & Girls Club – On June 7, Watertown residents of all ages gathered to celebrate the artistic efforts made by dozens of individuals. Over the past months student and adult volunteers created a mural depicting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s principles of nonviolent conflict […]
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Planning Board Approves Phase 4 of Arsenal Yards Master Plan Town Hall – At the June 13 Planning Board meeting, members approved phase four of the Arsenal Yards Development master plan. Phase four consists of three new buildings, including two multistory apartment buildings and a small retail property. These three buildings will hold 220 residential […]
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Sports Report: WHS Softball Team Comes Up Short in Playoff Game WCA-TV Studio – The Watertown High School Softball team was looking to make a run in the Division 3 state tournament. The Raiders secured the No. 12 seed and the right to host a preliminary game. They welcomed No. 21 seeded Winthrop, who had […]
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School Officials, Student Leaders Provide Words of Encouragement to WHS Class of 2018 Victory Field – Congratulations are in order for Watertown High School’s class of 2018! There was a chance of rain once again this year for the graduation ceremony, but it never materialized so students were able to celebrate outside at victory field. […]
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Watertown Going Purple Once Again in Support of Alzheimer’s Awareness and Research Watertown – On Saturday, June 16, Watertown will be decked out in purple once again in recognition of The Longest Day. This annual community event aims to raise money for Alzheimer’s research and educate the public about what it’s like to live with […]
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Town Council Approves Budget, Creates Committee on Public Buildings Town Hall – At the June 5 Town Council meeting, councilors announced the creation of a new joint committee between the school facilities department and the town government. This department will be called the Department of Public Buildings. Check Out the Video! Produced by Steve Accardi, […]
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Watertown Community Foundation Merging with Education Foundation Town Hall – At the June 4 School Committee meeting, representatives from the Watertown Community Foundation discussed their organization’s recent merger with the Watertown Education Foundation. Additionally, School officials discussed school improvement plans for each of Watertown’s three elementary schools. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, […]
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Sports Report: WHS Girls Lacrosse Falls Short in State Tournament WCA-TV Studio – The Watertown High School spring athletic regular season has come to an end. The girls lacrosse team, baseball team and softball team all managed to make it to the state tournament. The girls lacrosse team opened their playoff run on Tuesday, June […]
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