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Library Seeking Beatles, MLK Stories

If you have a story about the Beatles or Martin Luther King Jr., you are invited to share it on September 11 as part of storyteller Sharon Kennedy’s program Heroes. Sharon will be telling the story of how she crashed the Beatles’ 1964 press conference at the old Madison Hotel in Boston at the age […]

Residents Rally to Clean Up West Medford Station

State Rep. Sean Garballey and residents of West Medford will meet on Monday, September 8 at 7pm at the Medford Public Library to discuss how to initiate improvements to the poor condition of the West Medford commuter rail station. Broken lighting, a urine stained waiting area, and overgrown shrubbery are just some of what greets […]

‘Catmobile’ in Medford September 6 & 16

The Catmobile, which offers low cost spay/neuter for cats only, is coming to Pet Supplies Plus on 9/6 & 9/16 in Medford. It is operated by the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society and staffed by a licensed veterinarian and two veterinary technicians. The package consists of spay/neuter, rabies vaccinations, exam, nail trim, and treatment for […]

Peter McGaffigan, 85

Peter W. McGaffigan, Jr. passed away peacefully at his Andover home after a long illness. He was 85. Raised in Medford, he was the son of the late Peter and Celia (Judge) McGaffigan. After graduating from high school, Peter enlisted in the Marine Corps and served during the Korean War attaining the rank of Staff […]

Benefit for MHS Student Injured Abroad Friday

A benefit is planned to help a Medford resident who was recently injured while on a senior trip abroad. The “Eric Almighty Benefit” on Friday, August 22 will help cover the medical expenses of Eric Ferrazzani, a 2014 Medford High School graduate. The event is taking place from 7-11PM at the Medford Elks, located at […]

City Seeking Volunteers to Carry Flags on Community Day

National Flag Exhibit Coming to Medford; First Time Since 2000! Mayor Michael J. McGlynn is calling upon all Medford’s citizens to volunteer to carry one of ten flags from the National Flag Exhibit during Community Day, being held Sunday, September 21st at the McGlynn & Andrews School campuses, adjacent to Hormel Stadium. Community Day is […]

‘Circle the Square’ Thursday, August 21

Circle the Square asks What’s Your Story? on August 21 Come join the fun at our last event of the 2014 season in Medford Square next Thursday, August 21 from 4-8 p.m. when Circle the Square will fill the Square with music, art, performances, food, shopping and activities for the whole family to enjoy. This […]

Benefit for MHS Student Injured Abroad August 22

A benefit is planned to help a Medford resident who was recently injured while on a senior trip abroad. The “Eric Almighty Benefit” on Friday, August 22 will help cover the medical expenses of Eric Ferrazzani, a 2014 Medford High School graduate. The event is taking place from 7-11PM at the Medford Elks, located at […]

‘First Jobs Academy’ for Teens August 4th-8th

It can be tough trying to find a community service placement or finding a great a first job as a teen. Team Medford’s 1st Jobs Academy is designed to offer training to youth that is often overlooked yet required when applying for a community service placement or first job. In addition, you will also have […]

Kids’ Lemonade Stand Raises Money for Injured MHS Grad

Two local children held a lemonade stand on Boston Avenue this week to help a Medford resident who was recently injured while on a senior trip abroad. Harmony Tucci and Devin Gallagher raised money to help cover the medical expenses of Eric Ferrazzani, a 2014 Medford High School graduate. According to an online fund established […]