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OPINION: New Bedford mom appreciates and is grateful for, her son’s teachers through the pandemic

“I was hoping you could share something to your Facebook page. I want to thank my son’s teachers. It’s been a rough year and I want them to know they are appreciated. I would like to post ANONYMOUSLY!!” ____________________________________________________________________ “My son goes to RISE Academy at Pulaski [School]. Their behavior …

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Southcoast’s Pfizer clinics now open to those 12 and older; walk-ups welcome

FALL RIVER, NEW BEDFORD, and WAREHAM, Mass. – Southcoast Health announced on Thursday that its upcoming Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination clinics, offered across the region, will now be open to individuals 12 and older, while walk-up availability will continue at all of the not-for-profit community health system’s sites. Southcoast’s decision follows …

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CDC Approves Pfizer Vaccine for Children 12 Years and Older

For Immediate Release: May 12, 2021 Contact: Media Relations (404) 639-3286 Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH “Today, I adopted CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation that endorsed the safety and effectiveness of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and its use in 12- through 15-year-old adolescents. CDC now recommends that this …

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