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Mayor McGlynn’s Final MHS/MVTHS Graduation Remarks

Superintendent Belson, Headmaster Dr. Perella, Vocational Director Riccion, fellow School Committee members, faculty, family members and the class of 2015. It is with great pleasure that I bring to you the congratulations and best wishes of all the citizens of Medford upon the occasion of your high school graduation! As a class, you have accomplished […]

Madeleine Albright to Deliver Tufts Commencement Address May 17

Diplomat and Foreign Policy Leader among Honorary Degree Recipients Madeleine Albright, who reinforced America’s alliances, advocated for democracy and human rights and promoted American trade as well as its business, labor and environmental standards abroad while serving as the United States’ first woman secretary of state, will deliver Tufts University’s commencement address on May 17, […]

Mayor McGlynn on Keller at Large

Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn, currently serving his last two year term, is the longest-serving mayor in the state at twenty-eight years. He was interviewed Sunday on Keller @Large; the two-part interview is available online. In the interview, Mayor McGlynn mentions how diverse Medford has become, joking that the “Dalai Lama hangs out here;” McGlynn is […]

Mayor McGlynn Not Seeking Re-Election

McGlynn is pictured at what’s now his last inauguration ceremony in January 2014. His current term is over at the end of 2015. On Monday Mayor Michael McGlynn, the state’s longest serving Mayor currently in his twenty-eighth year, announced he is not seeking re-election in the fall. He released the following statement: “Mayor Michael J. […]

Stephanopoulos Speaks at Tufts

ABC News’ chief anchor George Stephanopoulos was the featured speaker for the 10th annual Edward R. Murrow Forum on Issues in Journalism at Tufts University on Wednesday. Stephanopoulos is pictured below with Tufts alumnus and trustee Jonathan M. Tisch, co-chair of the board of Loews Corporation and chairman of Loews Hotels and Resorts, during the […]

Stephanopoulos to Speak in Public Forum at Tufts April 8

ABC News’ chief anchor George Stephanopoulos will discuss “Who Do You Believe in the 24/7, Multi-Platform World of News?” at the 10th annual Edward R. Murrow Forum on Issues in Journalism at Tufts University on Wednesday, April 8, at 3:30 p.m. The forum, which is free and open to the public, will take place in […]

Former Senator Scott Brown Speaks at Tufts

Former US Senator Scott Brown, a Tufts University graduate, spoke at the university on Wednesday in a free public lecture. The event was part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series presented by the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service. Brown was interviewed by Tisch Dean Alan Solomont, who is also a […]

Scott Brown to Speak at Tufts Public Lecture March 11

Scott P. Brown, former senator from Massachusetts, will be heading to Tufts on March 11 as part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series, which brings leaders from a range of fields and perspectives to campus to discuss pressing public issues. The free public lecture, which will be followed by a brief question-and-answer session, will […]

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 […]