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Babe Ruth Baseball Deadline Extended to March 5

Medford Babe Ruth Baseball Sign Up for New and Returning Players 13-15 Fee: $125 (check made payable to Medford Babe Ruth League) Deadline: March 5, 2010 How to Sign Up: By Mail: Mail your completed registration form, $125 fee, (and for new players only, copy of birth certificate) to Medford Babe Ruth c/o Pompeo & […]

Medford Lauded for Wind Turbine

The city of Medford received an award for municipal creativity and innovation for its wind turbine, which is located at the McGlynn School. It’s the fifth time the city has received the Kenneth Pickard Award from the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA). Below is an announcement from the MMA: Wind turbine marks progress in sustainability campaign […]

Donato: Municipal Relief Bill Will Save Medford Cash

The following announcement is from State Representative Paul Donato (D-Medford, Malden): Municipal Relief Bill Released from Committee Will help cities and towns save money, operate more effectively Representative Paul Donato and Senator Jamie Eldridge, chairs’ of the Joint Committee on Municipalities & Regional Government, have announced that the Committee has favorably reported the 2010 Municipal […]

Winter Greater Boston League All-Stars

The following Medford High School athletes were named Greater Boston League All-Stars for the 2009-2010 winter season: Boys Basketball League Co-MVP- Andrew White Tevin Moore Girls Basketball League Co-MVP- Tania Holmes Nicole Lopilato Gymnastics Desiree Savoia Stephanie Falasca Anne Steele Swimming Robin Carpenter Roger Zurawicki Jaquison Xavier Girls Ice Hockey Brittani Lanzilli Chelsea Hanson Kristina […]

Salvatore’s Releases Design Plans

Italian Restaurant Coming to Medford Square in Spring Story Updated 1:17PM Thursday, February 25, 2010 Italian restaurant Salvatore’s will be opening in Medford Square in three months. The restaurant will be taking over the former spaces of Century Bank and the Medford Transcript at 55 High Street. According to the website, Salvatore’s is an upscale […]

Cugno Represents School Committee at National Conference

School Committee Secretary Ann Marie Cugno recently represented the Medford School Committee at the National School Board Association Conference in Washington, DC. Cugno wrote a report for the School Committee about her trip. Below are some excerpts: “I would like to thank my colleagues for their support for me to attend the NSBA Conference. It […]

Mustang Basketball Endures Close Loss in State Tourney

Medford Falls to Acton-Boxborough, 52-49 Story Updated 2:25PM, Wednesday, February 24, 2010 Senior captain Andrew White (right) joined an elite group of Mustangs who have earned over 1,000 points in their careers. – Allison Goldsberry The varsity boys basketball team’s state tournament bid came to end on Tuesday after a tough 3-point loss to Acton-Boxborough. […]

St. Francis Girls Basketball News

March 7th shoe drive for Haiti: For countless Haitians, the shoes they put on their feet on the day of the earthquake are the only pair of shoes they have. Imagine the dangers of navigating broken glass, mangled metal and raw sewage in tattered shoes, sandals, or worse – barefoot. On Sunday, March 7th, St. […]

Fall Dog Show to Raise Funds for Medford Dog Park

Planning Meeting Wednesday, February 24 The Jingle Bell Festival Committee is planning a fall dog show that will benefit everybody’s favorite four-legged friend. Event organizer Judy Lonergan said funds from the dog show will go towards building a dog park in Medford. Lonergan said the Committee, along with Medford Animal Control Officer Patrick Hogan and […]

Boys Basketball Team Recognizes its Seniors

The Medford High School boys basketball team recently recognized their eleven graduating seniors. The seniors are pictured below with their families. Photo courtesy Bob McCarthy. Video of Senior Night was prepared by MHS seniors Heidi Walsh and Pete Ricci. Click here to view it.