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Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin has joined the board of Waltham, Mass.-based Alere, a health information technology company that specializes in products and services for diagnostics and health monitoring."
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Waltham police are conducting an investigation into who started three fires in a month in bathrooms at Waltham High School, authorities said.
A proposal to require seat belts on school buses -- perennial legislation that never makes it through the Legislature -- was before lawmakers again Thursday.
Care.com, a Waltham, Mass.-based caregiver services marketplace, on Thursday publicly filed plans for an initial public offering of stock which aims to raise $80 million.
Beginning next September, opportunities for students at Boston College Law School to learn the practical skills of their profession will be consolidated into a newly created Center for Experiential Learning located on the law school's campus in Newton Centre.
Downtown Hollywood was transformed for a special outdoor screening of the beloved holiday classic, Michael Curtiz's 1954 musical drama White Christmas.
At 9:05 a.m. police issued a citation to a driver on Hayward Avenue on a charge of attaching the wrong license plate.
The Waltham City Council has passed a zoning amendment to more easily allow for bakeries in downtown Waltham, according to the City Councilor Robert Logan.
A 23-year-old drunken Burlington man was arrested on Dec. 10 after he allegedly broke into a Waltham home believing a family member lived there, according to Waltham Police.
Dec. 1 Andrew Webster, 37, of 139 Whitman Rd., arrested and charged with resisting arrest and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
Carlos Wilfredo Orellana-Moya, who had been missing since mid-November , has been found alive, according to Waltham Police.
I am outraged at the ludicrous suggestion made by Mike Hruby's commentary that teens working summer jobs be paid a reduced minimum wage of $4.25 per hour, when Massachusetts' current minimum wage is $8.
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 10, 2013 -- Bit9 , the leader in advanced threat protection for endpoints and servers based on real-time visibility and prevention , will present the free webinar "Under Attack: Managing Advanced Threats Infiltrating Your Servers" on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. EST.
Waltham city officials are seeking an extension of the moratorium prohibiting medical marijuana centers from opening in Waltham, according to the Boston Globe.
Among the new details - one student created what he or she called a "kill list" and titled it "People who make fun of me," according to a Dec. 9 letter from the school's principal, Jack Cawley.
Winter Storm Warning for Middlesex County was issued at December 13 at 4:14PM EST