Crews preparing the area in and around the old Town Hall Annex on Main Street for its new owner were out in full force on January 18. The building, located at 424 Main St., was sold on December 30 to 424 Main St. LLC for $405,000. (Dreher photo) 

WATERTOWN — The Friends of the Watertown Library have posted new hours of operation for the Book Nook located at the Oakville Branch Library, at 55 Davis St. Temporary hours to open in a Covid-safe environment are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. To visit, enter through the downstairs patio entrance.

WATERTOWN - High School sports are back; for how long is anyone’s guess, but that’s for down the road. As was expected, the CIAC’s Board of Control at a meeting at it’s Cheshire headquarters on January 14, members reviewed and approved the organization’s Winter Sports Plan. While the first practice date for winter sports set for January 19, a number of programs and towns are moving at a deliberate pace; one of them is Watertown High School, where athletic director Paul Catuccio is putting caution and safety well ahead of just throwing basketballs, pucks and balance beams out without a plan.

WATERTOWN — Thomas B. Nolan, 88, of Watertown died Thursday, J…

WATERTOWN — The Friends of the Watertown Library have posted new hours of operation for the Book Nook located at the Oakville Branch Library, at 55 Davis St. Temporary hours to open in a Covid-safe environment are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. To visit, enter through the downstairs patio entrance.