You are currently browsing the weblog archives for the day Thursday, August 18th, 2011.

Paving of Rt. 93 Taking Place this Weekend

Restrictions, Delays Anticipated August 19-22 Between Somerville/Stoneham The last beam of the bridge replacement project is removed on August 13. Photo courtesy MassDOT. This weekend, work crews will commence the installation of the final layer of new pavement on the section of I-93 North from Exit 29 (Route 28/38) in Somerville to Exit 34 (Route […]

Medford Magic 14B Softball Team Undefeated in League

Medford Magic 14B Softball Team. Top Row: Coach Tim Flynn, Bailey Flynn, Julia Kearney, Coach Fred Popken, Jen Lee, Sarah Diettrich, Jess Popken, Brianna Napoleone, Head Coach Gino Napoleone. 2nd Row: Coach Curt Diettrich, Freddie Popken, Nina Forcellati, Sammy Calluti, Alex Bilodeau, Kelsey O’Keefe. Bottom Row: Samantha Kenney, Ricki Luongo. Photo courtesy Coach Curt Diettrich. […]

Farmers Market Accepting EBT/SNAP Benefits

Officially halfway through the 2011 summer season, the Board of Directors of the Medford Farmers Market is excited to announce new support behind its efforts to increase access to the Market. The Market recently received a generous grant from the Massachusetts Department of Agriculture (MDAR) and the Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) that has allowed […]

Sen. Jehlen Praises Route 93 Bridge Project

Last August, a giant hole opened on a bridge on I-93 in Medford. Rush hour traffic came to an abrupt halt and the usual heavy, slow evening commute came to a standstill. Road crews were immediately dispatched to fix the hole. While fixing the hole, crews discovered that there was significant structural damage to the […]