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Everett Casino Receives Green Light

– Allison Goldsberry The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted 3-1 Tuesday to approve a plan by Wynn Resorts for a casino in Everett. “We believe that a great deal of the resistance and energy that we experienced in some surrounding communities, and especially with Boston, was directly related to the fact that this was a competition. […]

RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services to Bring Hot Air Balloon to Community Day

RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services is proud to present a very special opportunity at Medford’s Community Day, held this Sunday, September 21 at the Andrew’s School. . .the ability to take a tethered ride in the RE/MAX of New England Hot Air Balloon. Sponsored by RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services, “Big Max,” the seven-story-tall red, white and […]

Local Artist Displays Work at Mystic Coffee Roaster

Watercolors by local artist Constance Festo Lafond are on display at Medford Square’s Mystic Coffee Roaster through October 16. Lafond is largely a self-taught artist who fell in love with the medium of watercolor early on. “My influences as an Impressionist painter are Matisse, Gustav Klimt, and Singer Sargent. I have always seen artistic compositions […]

Fall at the Farmers Market

Apples and other traditional fall treats will be available at the Medford Farmers Market this week. The market is taking place from 3-7PM Thursday behind Medford City Hall in Medford Square. –

Chiefs Make Special Presentation to Former Pitcher Victor Garo

Andre Chiefs stars Jared Freni (left) and Johnny Welch (right) made a special presentation to Medford Attorney Victor Garo on behalf of the team. Garo, who hosted a dinner for the Intercity League Champs on Wednesday night at Carroll’s Restaurant in Medford Square, was an original Chiefs’ pitcher in the late 1950’s. He pitched the […]

‘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 […]

Carroll’s Seafood Fest August 19-23

Carroll’s Restaurant is having a seafood festival August 19 through August 23. Twin boiled lobsters are only $21.95. A variety of other seafood dishes is also available. Carroll’s also features $1 oysters and clams at the bar on Tuesday and Thursday nights. The restaurant is located at 21 Main Street in Medford Square. –

Mystic Art Gallery Holding Closing Sale This Weekend

The Mystic Art Gallery is holding a closing sale this weekend. The gallery, located at 14 Main Street in Medford Square, is open from 12-4PM on Saturday and Sunday. It is closing after opening nearly two years ago. –

Bistro 5 Participating in August Restaurant Week

Diners hungry for a deal at a top Medford restaurant can seek their teeth into Restaurant Week deals offered during August. Italian restaurant Bistro 5 is once again taking of part Boston Restaurant Week. The bi-annual event has spread to over two hundred restaurants in the Boston area. Participating restaurants will be serving the prix […]

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