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Councilor Camuso Not Seeking Re-Election in 2015

Long-time Medford City Councilor Paul Camuso announced today he will not seek re-election in 2015. The following is an announcement Camuso released on Thursday afternoon: Dear Friends and Colleagues: As the New Year approaches and after consulting with my family, I have decided that I will not seek reelection to the Medford City Council in […]

Governor, State Education Officials Meet at MHS

On Monday Medford High School hosted a joint meeting of the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and the State Board of Early Education and Care. Outgoing Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick dropped by the meeting briefly. More photos of the meeting and the Governor’s visit are available on Medford’s Facebook page. From left: Medford […]

Boston Mayor Walsh to Speak at Tufts in Public Event Dec. 2nd

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh will speak at Tufts on December 2. The public event is a part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series. Launched in September 2014, previous speakers in the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series include United States Senator Elizabeth Warren, former Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, and National Political […]

Local Officials React to Death of Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino

Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn Courtesy photo “Sheila and I would like to express our deepest sympathies to Angela and the Menino Family on the passing of our beloved Mayor Tom Menino. Tom Menino was a man of integrity, commitment, strength and compassion, who became Boston’s longest serving Mayor. We shall never forget this pillar of […]

Hillary Clinton Visits MA to Support Coakley

Hillary Clinton joined Martha Coakley on the campaign trail on Friday at a rally in Boston. The former first lady and secretary of state called Coakley “fearless” and said she would “work her heart out to make sure everyone gets a fair shot at the American Dream.” Coakley, current state Attorney General and Medford resident, […]

Hillary Clinton Coming to MA to Boost Coakley’s Gubernatorial Campaign

Massachusetts Attorney General and Medford resident Martha Coakley will get a high profile boost on the campaign trail this week. Hillary Clinton is scheduled to join Coakley for an event on Friday in Boston, according to details from the campaign. While a limited number of tickets will be available first come, first served, tickets can […]

Rep. Clark Addresses Medford Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

On September 25, 2014, Congresswoman Katherine Clark (MA-5) visited Carroll’s Restaurant to address local business owners and community leaders at a luncheon hosted by the Medford Chamber of Commerce. Congresswoman Clark was introduced by Chamber Board Member and State Representative Paul J. Donato. The Congresswoman spoke about the importance of “knitting Congress back together” to […]

Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Speak at Tufts in Public Lecture on Sept. 15th

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (Dem-Mass.) will deliver the Alan D. Solomont Lecture on Citizenship and Public Service at Tufts University on September 15. The lecture, which will be followed by a brief question and answer session, will be held at 12:00 p.m. in Cohen Auditorium on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus. It is presented by the Jonathan […]

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 Boston.com. In Medford, Coakley received 55% of the vote. Tuesday’s winners also included Somerville resident Christine Barber, who defeated Medford School […]

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 […]