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Medford Schools Closed Tuesday

– Allison Goldsberry The Medford Public Schools will be closed for the third day following a blizzard that dumped over two feet of snow on the area. According to a statement released by School Superintendent Roy Belson, school and city officials need an additional day to clear snow from school properties and to ensure students […]

Green Line Construction Moves Forward

Photo by Alexander Svirsky, – Allison Goldsberry Phase 1 of the Green Line Extension to Medford and Somerville has received its official notice to proceed, according to project officials. Barletta Heavy Division, Inc is the contractor for Phase 1 of the MBTA Green Line Extension Project. A public “meet and greet” with the contractor […]

Amanpour at Tufts for Murrow Forum in April

Christiane Amanpour and Jonathan Tisch Headline Murrow Journalism Forum at Tufts University on April 26 Chief international correspondent for CNN and global affairs anchor of ABC News Christiane Amanpour will discuss current world issues and changes in how people receive their news at the eighth annual Edward R. Murrow Forum on Issues in Journalism at […]

Bloomberg Makes Donation to Medford Schools

– Allison Goldsberry New York City Mayor and billionaire philanthropist Michael Bloomberg has made a $50,000 donation to the Medford Public Schools in memory of his mother, Charlotte. According to the Medford Public Schools website, the money will be used for an educational technology center in the high school library. The center will include computers, […]

John Brewer’s Offers Valentine’s Dinner Special

John Brewer’s Tavern is offering a special meal for Valentine’s Day. The “Perfect Valentine’s Dinner for Two” features a choice of appetizers, soup or salad, an entree, and dessert for $39.95. The special menu includes items such as spinach and artichoke dip, stuffed mushrooms, clam chowder, chicken parmesan, shrimp and scallop casserole, and chocolate “lava” […]

Skate in Support of Heart Health

Heart Health Awareness Family Skate Day February 24 Join Armstrong Ambulance Service in raising awareness and funding for heart health initiatives. February is national Heart Health month and on Sunday, February 24 all are invited to participate in Family Skate Day at LoConte Rink in Medford. Bring the kids, bring your friends to the Open […]