Author: Times Staff

News in Brief

Additional Package Sorters Are Installed The Postal Service is preparing for the holiday and ready to meet the growing customer demand for package delivery. Two of 118 new package sorters distributed nationwide have been installed in the Woburn and Worcester…

Inspect Your Boxwood Shrubs for Tree Moths

The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) is alerting Massachusetts residents that it has received notification from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) that a number of nurseries within the Commonwealth received Canadian boxwood…

DPH Releases Updated Face-Covering Advisory

The Department of Public Health (DPH) released updated guidance regarding the use of face coverings and cloth masks by individuals who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19.   This week, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updated guidance…

Obituaries 08-04-2021

Louis Gizzi Lifelong East Boston Resident Louis Gizzi, a lifelong resident of East Boston, passed away on Thursday, July 22 at the age of 94.  The beloved husband of the late Rose (Faretra) Gizzi of East Boston, he was the…