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Caroling at Carroll’s Monday, December 15th

Marsha Caron and members of the Medford High School Alumni Band will perform holiday carols at Carroll’s Restaurant starting ta 6:00PM on Monday, December 15, according to owner Maury Carroll. Carroll’s is located at 21 Main Street in Medford Square. –

Hank Phillippi Ryan to Promote New Book at Bestsellers Cafe

TV reporter Hank Phillipi Ryan at Bestsellers Cafe in Medford in July 2013. Local TV reporter and author Hank Phillipi Ryan will be in Medford this month to promote her new book, Truth be Told. Ryan is the author of seven mystery novels and has won awards for her crime fiction, according to information released […]

2nd Annual Jingle Bell Walk/Run a Success

Over 370 runners were at the starting line on Saturday, November 29 for the 2nd Annual Jingle Bell Walk/Run. Walkers and runners were dressed for the season as well as the weather. The Boot Camp ladies were ready as was the Norton Family who came in their pajamas. Official list of winners follows: Male Ages […]

Tufts Electronic Music Ensemble to Perform December 6th

The Tufts University Department of Music is pleased to announce “Oh No!”, a performance by the Tufts Electronic Music Ensemble (TEME). The performance will take place on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. in Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center. Dr. Paul D. Lehrman directs TEME as it presents […]

Country Star Phil Vassar to Perform at Chevalier Theater Nov. 14th

Spectacle Management is proud to present country music star Phil Vassar on Friday, November 14 at 8pm at the Chevalier Theatre in Medford, MA. Tickets are $56-36 and are on sale now at or by calling 617-531-1257. Phil Vassar is as driven today as he was when he first left his Lynchburg, Virginia home […]

“Finding Belinda Royall” Nov. 19th at Royall House

On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at 7:30 p.m., Professor Richard Douglass-Chin, University of Windsor, Ontario, will give a talk entitled “And she will ever pray”: Finding Belinda Royall. Belinda Royall’s voice echoes down the ages through the survival of her petition to the Legislature of Massachusetts in 1783 requesting a pension for her aged self […]

MHS Marching Band Hosts NESBA Competition

The Medford High Marching Band School hosted their second New England Scholastic Band Association (NESBA) competition on Saturday at Hormel Stadium. Medford hosted fifteen area bands and their supporters. Approximately 2,000 people attended the event. The MHS Marching Band received a Silver Medal for their performance of selections from Disney’s popular “Frozen.” The Color Guard […]

Local Artist to Display Work at Rockland Trust

Sydney Smith, an artist and member of MACI (Medford Arts Center), is exhibiting her watercolors and pastels at The Rockland Trust Bank, 260 Mystic Avenue through October 30th. Reception for the artist is this Thursday, October 9th from 6-8 pm. It is worth a stop to view these vibrant landscapes. Sydney uses acrylic, oil pastel, […]

‘Tea with Mary Cassatt’ October 19th

This one-woman play provides a glimpse into the life of Mary Cassatt, famous for her paintings of mothers and babies. She was a Victorian woman who was the only American invited to exhibit with the French Impressionists. Written by and starring, Laura R. Duggan, this multimedia production will also include a question and answer session […]

Mystic River Celebration October 11th

The 4th Annual Mystic River Celebration returns to Medford on Saturday, October 11th, boasting a line-up of four not-to-be missed musical performances by award-winning Will Dailey, Medford-based Susan Cattaneo, Black Sea Salsa, and bluegrass band Chasing Blue. Will Dailey, three-time winner of the Boston Music Award for Best Singer/Songwriter will kick-off the festival with this […]