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Businesses Host Free Holiday Event December 6

RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services, Carroll’s Restaurant and Andrew & Quinn Insurance are pleased to invite the community to a special “Holiday Celebration” to be held at 12 High Street, Medford Square, on December 6 from 2:00pm-7:00pm. The event is free and open to public. Attendees are asked to bring an unwrapped toy to benefit Children’s […]

Crowd Turns Out for City Holiday Celebration

Even though it’s still technically November, Medford residents got into the holiday spirit on Wednesday afternoon for the city’s annual holiday celebration. The free event featured music, food trucks, ice sculptures, kids’ activities, pony rides, and the lighting up of City Hall. The annual Jingle Bell Festival also began Wednesday. The Jingle Bell Festival runs […]

Mystic Valley NAACP Holds Biennial Officer Elections

Mystic Valley Area Branch of NAACP Return Atty. Neil Osborne and Its Executive Committee Team to Another Term of Service Medford, MA—Pursuant to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s Constitution and By-laws the membership of the Mystic Valley Area Branch held an election for officers and executive committee members. During the branch’s General […]

Car Crashes into Mystic Lake

A driver was lucky to escape his car after he crashed it into the Lower Mystic Lake on Wednesday afternoon. The accident occurred around 2:30PM and involved a 17-year-old male driver who lost control of his SUV. The driver made it out of the car after it landed in the lake. The State Police Dive […]

Medford Winter Farmers Market Launches Dec. 6

Thursdays, 3-7PM, December 6-Feburary 28, at Hyatt Place, Medford Square The Medford Farmers Market proudly invites the public to continue shopping local and independent—every week throughout the winter! The Market’s first Winter Season will be held in the Hyatt Place hotel in Medford Square, just across the street from the site of the summer Farmers […]

Chevalier Theatre Presents ‘A Christmas Carol’

The Chevalier Theater Commission is pleased to present Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” The beloved holiday play is directed by Ross McDonald, who most recently appeared at The Chevalier Theater in the Actors’ Shakespeare Project’s “Macbeth,” and also features local Medford actor Jerry Goodwin. Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” will run at the beautiful Chevalier […]

Cigarette Tax has Saved Lives, Health Care Costs

In November 1992 voters from across the commonwealth took the courageous step of voting in favor of a referendum that would add a 25-cent tax to each pack of cigarettes sold in Massachusetts. This tax would be used to help current smokers get the resources to quit when they were ready to make that life-saving […]

Medford’s Annual Holiday Celebration November 28

Medford’s annual holiday celebration will take place on Wednesday, November 28 from 4:30-6:30PM at Medford City Hall. The free event includes music, food, ice sculptures, kids’ activities, and the dramatic lighting up of City Hall. More information is available on the city website. The annual Jingle Bell Festival is also taking place. Decorated trees will […]

LoConte Rink Hosts Free Public Skating

LoConte Rink is officially open for the winter season! Free public skating will take place at the following times: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10AM-12PM Saturday 7PM-9PM Sunday 2PM-4PM The rink is located at 97 Locust Street. Admission is free. Skate rentals are $5. Any changes to the rink’s schedule due to school vacations or hockey games […]

Free Holiday Concert November 30

Once again the Medford Chamber of Commerce and local businesses are sponsoring a free holiday concert open to all. Medford’s free annual holiday concert will take place at 7PM on Friday, November 30 at the Chevalier Theatre. The event will feature the Navy Band Northeast Pops Ensemble. Complementary tickets available at the Medford Chamber of […]