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Galebach Qualifies for National XC Race

Medford senior and star runner Phil Galebach is pictured at left at the Foot Locker race finish. Courtesy photo. Medford Runner Heads to National Cross-Country Championships Story Updated 5:29PM Monday, December 1, 2008- Video Below – Allison Goldsberry Medford High School senior Phil Galebach took 7th place on Saturday at the 2008 Foot Locker Cross-Country […]

Better Luck Next Year: Mustangs Fall to Malden, 33-22

Story Updated 1:10PM, Thursday, November 27, 2008 Despite a last-minute rally of two touchdowns in the fourth quarter, Medford fell to Malden, 33-22, for the 121st Thanksgiving Day classic.  It’s a disappointing finish to a tough, winless season in which the team endured negative headlines and the removal of its head coach.  Hopefully, a new […]

Medford Mustang Fall GBL All-Stars

Congratulations to the following athletes who were named Greater Boston League All-Stars for the Fall 2008 season: Girls Soccer Jen Bove Meaghan Woods Anna Guigli Rachel Pierce Boys Soccer Bruno Araujo Destin Pierrot Phil Petrides Brett Cavallaro Football Giovani Sanders Tony Louis Girls Volleyball Brooke Stanton Naomi Laguerre Angel Donovan Boys Cross-Country Philip Galebach Girls […]

DA Warns of Foreign Lottery Phone Scam

Medford Man Lost Thousands in Telephone Scam Middlesex District Attorney Gerry Leone is warning all residents, especially seniors, of a telephone scam that is occurring in many communities. According to DA Leone, the foreign lottery scam recently targeted a Medford man and a Cambridge man and each lost thousands of dollars. DA Leone said the […]

State Rep Donato Schedules Public Hearing for Local Aid

The following is an announcement from State Representative Paul Donato: State Rep. Donato, State Sen. Rosenberg Head Municipal Relief Commission State Representative Paul Donato (D-Medford) and State Senator Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst), co-chairs of the Legislature’s Special Municipal Relief Commission, will hold the Commission’s first public hearing on Wednesday, Dec. 3rd from 10 a.m-4 p.m. in […]

Kiwanis Bring Italy to Medford with Charity Event

“Taste of Italy” Draws Crowd The following announcement is from the Kiwanis Club of Medford: The Kiwanis Club of Medford hosted its annual “Taste of Italy” event on October 7, 2008. The event was held in celebration of Italian Heritage month and proceeds benefit the children of Medford and Kiwanis Charities. The Kiwanis Club of […]

Mustangs Look for T-Day Victory

Medford, Malden Meet for Pre-Game Lunch Monday Story Updated 2:34PM, Tuesday, November 25, 2008 Before taking the field for the third oldest high school football rivalry in the country on Thanksgiving, the Medford and Malden football teams broke bread at their annual pre-game lunch on Monday. The lunch took place at the newly-opened John Brewer’s […]

Cheerleaders Place 5th in State Final

Mustangs Earn Record 10th National Bid Above, the Medford High School cheerleading squad performs during last year’s Thanksgiving game pep rally. – Lisa Evangelista, Assistant Coach The Medford Mustang Cheerleaders entered the MSSAA Fall State Cheerleading State Final as a top five favorite to take home the title. However, it was not to be for […]

Real Estate Update with Dan Tucci

This is the first in a series of occasional pieces by Medford Realtor Dan Tucci. Tucci lives in Medford. As of November 19, 2008 here is the status of the Real Estate market in Medford. Currently, there are 61 single family homes on the MLS (Multiple Listing Service) in Medford. They range from $185,900 to […]

Rep. Garballey: Celebrate National Adoption Day

Friday, November 21, is National Adoption Day Friends, As someone who was adopted I am proud to announce that November 21 is National Adoption Day. On National Adoption Day 2008 in Massachusetts courts will open their doors to legalize the adoptions of thousands of children from foster care and to celebrate and honor all families […]

Aghiarian Named Papa Gino’s “Game Time” Athlete for October

Aghiarian Recognized by MHS and Papa Gino’s for his Commitment to his Team, Community Papa Gino’s and Medford High School are pleased to honor Steven Aghiarian as a “Game Time” student athlete for the month of October. Nominated by Medford High School’s Athletic Department, Steven Aghiarian received the award for his ability to be a […]

Jingle Bell Festival December 3-7

Comcast Sponsors Medford’s 20th Annual Holiday Celebration Mayor Michael J. McGlynn announced plans for the 20th Anniversary of the City’s Annual Holiday Celebration and Jingle Bell Festival, which will be held on Wednesday, December 3, 2008, from 4:30PM – 7 PM at Medford City Hall. “Thanks to the generosity of Comcast, this annual cultural event […]