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‘Record’ Number Seek to Become Jumbos

– Allison Goldsberry Tufts University has received so many applications that the acceptance rate for the class of 2017 will fall below twenty percent for the first time, according to information released by Tufts. The school says it received a “record” number of applications. Overall, Tufts received eleven percent more applications than it did last […]

Mustangs Skate in Alumni Hockey Game

Forty-one Mustangs hit the ice for the annual MHS Alumni Hockey game, which took place on Saturday, January 19 at LoConte Rink. The following photos were taken by Dee Nazzaro. –

Made in Medford Creates New Channel for Black History Month

This week, two major events in African-American history coincide, as the country celebrates the birthday of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and the inauguration of President Barack H. Obama. In recognition, Made in Medford, the local segment of Comcast’s Project Open Voice, is creating a new channel to kick off Black History Month. The channel […]

What Lance Armstrong Teaches Us About Real Heroes

As a Cancer Survivor and U.S. Marine, I Once Looked Up to Him – Jay Platt What is a hero? Webster’s dictionary defines a hero as someone who’s admired for his achievements and noble qualities, and one who shows great courage. Fortunately, today we have many examples of real heroes. Look no further than the […]

Tufts Announces Upcoming Public Concerts

Tufts University Department of Music presents Mal Barsamian in concert January 27 The Tufts University Department of Music is pleased to announce a performance by faculty member Mal Barsamian, oud, joined by Jay Baronian, percussion, on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3 p.m. as part of the Sunday at Tufts – Community Concert Series. The […]

Registration Open for Youth Softball, Baseball

Little League Online registration for the 2013 Medford Little League season is open now through March 9. Catch the early bird discount by registering before February 1st. Register online by clicking here. Youth Softball Medford Youth Girls Softball will be holding the following registration events for the 2013 spring season: – January 23, 6-8:30 p.m., […]