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Local Candidates Advance in State Primary

- Allison Goldsberry Tuesday’s state primary narrowed down the field of candidates who will compete for state offices in November. Medford resident and current Attorney General Martha Coakley secured the Democratic party’s nomination for Governor, earning 42% of the vote in a 3-way contest. In Medford Coakley won 55% of the vote, according to unofficial […]

AG Coakley Receives Party Nomination for Gov

Story Updated 10:22PM Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Current Attorney General and Medford resident Martha Coakley was victorious in a 3-way race to receive the Democratic Party’s nomination for Governor, according to preliminary results from In Medford, Coakley received 55% of the vote. Tuesday’s winners also included Somerville resident Christine Barber, who defeated Medford School […]

State Primary Tuesday, September 9

No School in Medford Tuesday – Allison Goldsberry A state primary is taking place on Tuesday, September 9 to help determine who will ultimately be on the ballot for the general election in November for several statewide positions. Polls open at 7AM and close at 8PM. Since Medford’s schools are used as polls, school will […]

Coakley Makes Campaign Stop in Medford

Medford resident and Attorney General Martha Coakley visited Dempsey’s Muffins on Friday morning. The local business was just one stop of many for Coakley, who is greeting voters across the state in the final days before Tuesday’s primary. Coakley is competing with Steve Grossman and Don Berwick for the Democratic nomination for Governor. – Photos […]

No Sept. 9th Primary for State Rep Candidate Lanzilli

For those of you who have yet to hear about me or meet me, I am Nicholas Lanzilli, a candidate for the office of State Representative for the 34th Middlesex District. I am a lifetime Medford resident who has graduated from the Medford Public School system. I am a college graduate of the University of […]

Clean Water Action Endorses Christine Barber for State Rep

Somerville community activist and public health advocate Christine Barber has been named an “Environmental Champion” and has been endorsed for election by Clean Water Action. “Christine Barber is a committed advocate ready to take on the immense struggles our communities and environment are facing today,” said Elizabeth Saunders, Massachusetts Director for Clean Water Action. “The […]

Meet State Rep Candidate Monju Friday in Arlington

Come meet and speak with Joe Monju, Republican candidate for state representative of the 23rd Middlesex District, on Friday, Sept. 5, from 7 to 10 p.m., Sons of Italy Function Hall, 19 Prentiss Road. The 23rd Middlesex covers Arlington Precincts 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, […]

DiBenedetto Earns Endorsements

State Representative Paul Donato of Medford, the dean of the area delegation to Beacon Hill, has wholeheartedly thrown his support to State Representative candidate and Medford School Committee member, Erin DiBenedetto in a statement released today. “I’ve known Erin for a long time through her work in our community and I’m proud to stand with […]

Barber Earns Endorsements in State Rep Race

Christine Barber announced the endorsements of Mass Alliance, Progressive Massachusetts, The Progressive Democrats of Somerville, Medford for Massachusetts, Cambridge Somerville for Change, and Progressive Democrats of Massachusetts. Organizational leaders say it is Barber’s effective leadership on a wide array of progressive public policy matters which led to every progressive organization lining up behind her in […]

State Rep Candidate DiBenedetto Receives Endorsement

Erin DiBenedetto, Medford School Committee member and candidate for State Representative announced today the endorsement of the Somerville Labor Coalition – a group representing over six-hundred employees in the City of Somerville. “Erin is a no nonsense Democrat that will work hard to support all workers’ rights. She recognizes that it is the unions that […]