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Harvard Students Spruce Up Mystic River in Medford

Medford hosted a second year with “HKS Serves” — an annual community service orientation for incoming graduate students at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University (HKS) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This year, Medford welcomed 125 HKS graduate students (up from 75 in 2013) — including many international students newly arrived for advanced […]

Senator Elizabeth Warren Visits Tufts

Elizabeth Warren, United States Senator from Massachusetts, responds to questions from Alan Solomont, Dean of the Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, during the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series on Wednesday at Tufts. More details about Warren’s visit are available on Tufts’ news website. Photo by Alonso Nichols/Tufts University. –

Tufts Hosts 2nd Annual National Dialogue on Race Day September 15

Discussion will focus on race relations on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act Tufts University’s Center for the Study of Race and Democracy will draw on the widely reported shooting of unarmed African American teen Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Mo., as a prism to view racial progress on the 50th anniversary of the […]

MHS Pool Opens Monday

Following a years-long closure, Medford High School’s pool will re-open to the public after extensive renovations. Details about the pool and obtaining pool passes are available on the Medford Public Schools website. Photo courtesy MPS. –

Medford Community Day Sunday, September 21

In honor of Wally Kountze and In memory of Ben Averbook Andrews Middle School 1:00 – 4:30 PM Over 100 Vendor Tables! National Flag Display – (10) flags (45 by 90 ft each) carried in procession! Kiddie rides, pony rides, snow cones, crafts, bake sales & spin art! “Passport” Trip to Ireland, Haiti, Brazil, Morocco, […]

Tufts Music Presents ‘Erik Lindgren’s 60th Birthday Celebration Chamber A-Go-Go Concert’

The Tufts University Department of Music presents Erik Lindgren’s 60th Birthday Celebration Chamber A-Go-Go Concert in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 7 p.m. Tufts Alumnus Erik Lindgren (BA in Music ’76) presents a birthday celebration concert featuring original chamber works and musical […]

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 […]

Nominations Now Open for the Medford High School Alumni Association Awards

The Medford High School Alumni Association (MHSAA) will be giving out two awards this year, the “Mustangs Give Back” Award and the “Honorary Mustang” Award, which are to honor the people that have served the students of Medford High School throughout the years. The MHSAA is currently seeking the community’s help for nominations for these […]

Tufts’ 12th Annual Community Day October 5th

Residents, neighbors and friends are invited to celebrate the 12th annual Community Day at Tufts University on Sunday, October 5, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will take place on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus and is co-sponsored with the two cities. All activities are free and open to the public. Highlights for the day […]

Medford Mustang Hall of Fame Presents Class of 2014

They’ve been selected and now they’ll be inducted. The Medford High School Mustang Hall of Fame Executive Board is pleased to announce the Mustang Hall of Fame Class of 2014. They are: Jeff Cataldo, Class of 1977, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track Anthony Padovani, Class of 1966, Soccer William Myers, Class of 1961, Soccer, Basketball, […]