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On the Watertown Seal is a picture of an English Colonist and an Indian exchanging, as peace tokens,  bread for fish.  Captain Roger Clap landed at Nantasket Point in 1630 and rode up Charles River to Gerry's Landing with the first party of Watertown Colonists.

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Strategically located just six miles northwest of Boston in Middlesex County, Watertown enjoys the advantages of this metropolitan commercial, residential, and social community while maintaining its own local characteristics and unity.

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A Salute to our Veterans Concert  - August 25th, from 5:30 to 8 pm, Saltonstall Park - Additional Info...
Keeping Seniors Safe, Forum and Discussion, with DA Marian T. Ryan  - Wednesday, August 24, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, at the Watertown Senior Center, 31 Marshall St., Watertown, MA - Additional Info...
Learn About Addiction, Save a Life  - Free forum on September 14, 2016, Open to All - Additional Info...
Town Hall 2016 Modified Summer Hours  - The Watertown Administration Building will start modified summer hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, and ending on Friday, September 2, 2016 - Additional Info...
The Town of Watertown has been awarded a grant  - from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection - Additional Info...