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Girls Basketball, Hockey Teams Advance in State Tourney

Story Updated 8:41PM Thursday, February 28, 2013 – Allison Goldsberry The Medford High School girls varsity basketball and hockey teams each won their preliminary rounds in the state tournament. The GBL champion Lady Mustang basketball team, 10-10, is ranked sixteenth out of seventeen teams in North Division 1. Medford defeated Chelmsford (#17, 8-10) 52-50 at […]

Boston Magazine: Medford Top Place for Starter Homes

Boston Magazine has included Medford on its annual Best Places to Live list in the “starting out” category. The magazine cites Medford’s median home price ($355,000) and its short commute to Boston as reasons “young, urban” buyers would purchase their first home here. Here is what the magazine had to say about Medford: “Medford used […]

Final Winter Farmers Market Thursday

The final winter farmers market of the season is taking place on Thursday. It will be the last chance to score some fresh produce and other locally made items before the market returns in June. In addition to wine, fish, meat, nuts, eggs, chocolate, bread, wood-fired pizza, and other goodies, shoppers can participate in a […]

Menounos Stars in New Movie Opening March 8

AMC Theatres® (AMC) is proud to partner with filmmakers Maria Menounos, Extra host, and Keven Undergaro to offer guests the exclusive chance to see the theatrical release of their comedy feature “Adventures of Serial Buddies”, opening March 8th, 2013. “Adventures of Serial Buddies”, the first serial killer buddy comedy, stars an eclectic cast including Christopher […]

Medford to Participate in Regional Solar Energy Program

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) announces the selection of Broadway Electrical Company, Inc. as the regional solar developer for 17 cities and towns in Greater Boston. These municipalities are now eligible to enter into solar “energy management services” agreements with Broadway, guaranteeing them low-cost solar energy for up to 20 years without the risks […]

Restaurant CEO Visits Prison Culinary Program

Middlesex Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian welcomed Legal Sea Foods CEO and President Roger Berkowitz for a tour of the Middlesex House of Correction in Billerica earlier this month. Mr. Berkowitz visited at the invitation of Sheriff Koutoujian to find out more about the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office Culinary Arts Program. The program provides inmates the opportunity […]

Medford Little League Registration and Tryouts

The merger of the three Medford Little Leagues is now complete. The city is one league, and we are working hard to plan for a great 2013 season of baseball. The Medford Little League is continuing to hold walk-in registration the following times: Saturday March 2nd at Saint Francis of Assisi, 441 Fellsway West. 8am […]

Fortnightly Club Hosts Mother/Daughter Luncheon Tea

The Thursday Fortnightly Club held a Mother/Daughter luncheon Tea on Saturday, February 16, 2013, at St. Raphael’s Parish Hall. The theme of the event was a Valentine Tea with delicious scones, tea sandwiches, fruits, cheese and tasty deserts that included chocolate covered strawberries all from “Relish with Zest”. A wonderful afternoon was had by all, […]

Tufts Announces Upcoming Public Concerts

Tufts Piano Faculty in Concert February 28 The Tufts University Department of Music presents Tufts piano faculty members Hisako Hiratsuka, Gregg Pauley, Thomas Stumpf, and Edith Auner in the Distler Performance Hall of the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 8 p.m. The piano faculty will perform a variety […]

Middlesex Reds Baseball Tryouts March 3rd, 10th

The Middlesex Reds 14U AAU baseball team are seeking players to round out the remainder of their 2013 rosters. If you’re looking to play at a high level and be a part of a strong program that stresses the fundamentals of the game while being challenged in a fun atmosphere by professional coaches, the Reds […]