WWN Special Feature: Watertown High School Robotics Builds Robot, Competes in Regional Competitions Watertown High School – For most high school students, much of their time after school is filled up with sports, studying, participating in clubs, or maybe heading home to play video games. For a select few who call themselves the KwarQs, their […]
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Police, School, and Public Works Departments Present Plans for Upcoming Fiscal Year Town Hall – On May 18 and May 21, over 20 town departments went before the Town Council to present their FY 2020 budget plans. In the first of this two-part report, the Police Chief Michael Lawn says the department will be adding […]
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Town Council to Request 15 New Liquor Licenses, Back Entrance to Filippello Park to be Closed Town Hall – At the Town Council’s May 14 meeting, councilors discussed and voted on a proposal to request 15 new liquor licenses from the state. The motion was approved, but not unanimously. Most of these licenses will be […]
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Sports Report: Boys Lacrosse Pulls Off Improbable Win After Last-Second Hail Mary WCA-TV Studio – After leading for most of the game, the Watertown High School boys lacrosse game surrendered several late goals to Woburn in a game at Victory Field on Friday, May 10. The Raiders didn’t quit, coming up with a last second […]
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New Parking Meter Technology, Price Changes Could Be Coming to Watertown Square, Coolidge Square Watertown Free Public Library – The Town of Watertown is seeking to make significant changes to the parking areas of the town’s two biggest commercial districts – Watertown Square and Coolidge Square. At a public meeting held on May 7, project […]
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Watertown Helps Out: Community Picks Up Trash, Rakes Leaves, and Much More for Annual Day of Service Watertown – The Watertown Community Foundation held its sixth annual Watertown Helps Out day of service on Saturday, May 4. Volunteers from Watertown and surrounding cities joined together at nearly two-dozen locations around town to pick up trash, […]
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New Renderings of Elementary School Building Projects Shown at Meeting Town Hall – The Watertown School Building Committee met on April 25 to see new renderings of the elementary school building projects, namely the renovated Lowell School. Check Out the Video! Produced by Mark Aiello, Videographer May 2, 2019 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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First Designs for Victory Field Track Renovations Shown, Coaches Upset About Field Usage Town Hall – The Victory Field Phase II Ad-Hoc committee convened on Wednesday, May 1 for the first time since last summer. At this latest meeting, landscape architects presented the first draft renderings of the Victory Field track and court renovations. The […]
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Community Celebrates Arbor Day by Servicing Trees in Arsenal Park Arsenal Park – Local groups, arborists, and tree servicing professional gathered at Arsenal Park on Thursday, April 25 to celebrate Arbor Day. Trees in Arsenal park were pruned and service, and education materials were handed out to the public by local environmental groups such as […]
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Sports Report: Baseball Faces Stoneham Ace, Girls Lacrosse Falls After Hot Start WCA-TV Studio – The spring sports season rolls on, but the last week wasn’t a great one for the baseball and lacrosse teams at Watertown High School. The girls and boys lacrosse teams both came up short despite valiant comeback efforts, and the […]
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