People Camp Overnight Outside Atlas Liquors for Rare Bourbon

When employees of Atlas Liquors went to open their store at 9:00 a.m. this past Saturday, they found over 40 people waiting outside. The family-owned package store wasn’t premiering a movie or selling the latest smartphone, although the people who had camped out in line starting at 11:00pm the night before made it look that […]

Lady Mustang Soccer Players to Participate in Eastern MA All-Star Game

Several Lady Mustang soccer players will participate in the Eastern Massachusetts All-Star game on Sunday November 23, 2014 at 2:00 at Woburn High School. Senior striker Korey O’Rourke, senior back Adrienne Porrazzo, and senior sweeper Olivia Allison will play for the Eastern Mass. all-star team. All three were also named to the Greater Boston League […]

‘Medford Night’ at John Brewers Tavern Nov. 28

Medford Night is back. On Friday, Nov 28th Tom Convery will be hosting Medford Night 3 at John Brewer’s Tavern on the Medford/Malden line. Dave McCourt (MHS ’75) will be spinning the tunes from 7 pm till 12. Tom Convery (MHS ’70) will do Trivia at 8pm and 10pm. Every 4th question will be Medford […]

Winter Clothing Drive for Homeless Veterans

The City of Medford’s Veterans Services Office is once again collecting gently used winter coats and winter clothing for homeless Veterans. The Annual Coat Drive is scheduled for November 17th – December 12, 2014. Any and all donations are greatly appreciated! Drop off locations are as follows: Medford City Hall, main lobby, 85 George P. […]

Medford, Malden to Participate in 127th Thanksgiving Football Game

On Thanksgiving Day the Medford and Malden football teams will meet for the 127th time. Depending on who you ask, it’s the third oldest high school football rivalry in the country. The Mustangs haven’t won since defeating the Golden Tornadoes on their home turf in 2006. Malden leads the series with sixty-two wins to Medford’s […]

City-wide Thanksgiving Service November 24th

Medford’s Interfaith Clergy Association asked cordially invites everyone to a city-wide Thanksgiving Service on Monday, November 24th at 7 PM at St Francis Church, 441 Fellsway West. All are welcome to join with in this interfaith service. Anyone with questions can contact event chair Anthony Jarek-Glidden, First Community United Methodist Church, at or at […]

Peotr, BamBam Seeking Homes

Peotr Hi! I’m Peotr! I am a friendly, confident little grey and white tabby boy who likes to be petted and play. I like other cats. I’m being fostered with Pietro, and could be adopted with him or solo, or with another of the cats at Kitty Connection. I’m gaining weight steadily now, and as […]

J.P. Noonan Fined for Mystic River Oil Spill

Updated 12:55PM Saturday, November 15, 2015 Photo by Medford resident Matthew Haberstroh. More photos available here. The state Department of Environmental Protection has reached two settlements, totaling $55,100 and $7,187, respectively, with J.P. Noonan Transportation Inc. of West Bridgewater in connection with damage and Clean Water Act violations after a 9,600-gallon home-heating oil spill into […]

Lanzilli Thanks Supporters

I am writing to thank my supporters during my bid for the 34th Middlesex District seat. Although I did not win the race, I know that Medford and Somerville will continue to thrive. I have walked the streets of this district, knocked on almost every door and talked to the residents and listened to their […]

Medford Installs New Trash & Recycling Stations at Parks & Fields

The City of Medford Parks Department installed new Bigbelly brand solar compacting trash bins with attached recycling units in 6 parks. The units were purchased through grants from National Grid and Waste Management obtained by the Office of Energy & Environment. The National Grid grant is a portion of the money the City received for […]