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MHS Band to Host ‘A Night At The Movies’ May 23rd

The Medford High School Band, in association with the Chevalier Theater, proudly presents A Night At The Movies on Saturday, May 23 at 7pm. The evening will feature the award winning Medford Mustang Marching Band playing your favorite music from Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Wizard of Oz, How to Train Your Dragon andFrozen. Tickets are […]

School Committee to Meet May 11, 13

The Medford School Committee is holding two meetings this week. On Monday, the Public Relations Subcommittee meeting will meet to discuss the district’s PR efforts, according to a public notice. The meeting is taking place at 7:00PM in the Superintendent’s Conference Room at Medford High School. On Wednesday, May 13 there is a Committee of […]

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, […]

Fire Breaks Out at Medford High; Cause Under Investigation

– Allison Goldsberry A small fire broke out at Medford High School early Saturday morning, according to broadcast and published reports. One firefighter suffered minor injuries, according to The Boston Globe. Crews responded just after midnight to the school’s auto body shop, which is located at in the vocational school at the front of the […]

Teacher Appreciation Week at Salvatore’s May 4-8

Between May 4th – May 8th, 2015, Salvatore’s, the upscale casual Italian restaurant with five locations in the Greater Boston area will celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week by offering one free bar appetizer to every teacher helping pave the way for the future generations! Teachers are invited to ditch the apple at the desk and stop […]

McKillop Announces School Committee Bid

My name is David McKillop Jr. and I am seeking election to Medford School Committee. I was born and raised in the amazing city of Medford. I am a proud graduate of the Medford High School Class of 2011, and I continued my education at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH. I am excited to […]

School Committee to Discuss Substance Abuse, School Resources

The Medford School Committee is going to hold a Committee of the Whole meeting this week to discuss substance abuse and related school resources to address the issue. According to a public notice, the purpose of the meeting is to review substance abuse issues in the community and to get information on the current school […]

Clark Unveils Early Education Bill Combating Trauma in Young Children

On April 27 at a statewide summit of early education providers, Congresswoman Katherine Clark unveiled the Caring Start Act of 2015. Clark’s bill is aimed at helping children from birth to age 5 who experience higher barriers to learning due to chronic stress or trauma outside of school. Leading child care advocates assert that neglect, […]

DA Ryan Hosts Campus Safety Symposium

Speaking at the “2015 Campus Safety Symposium” at Newton-Wellesley Hospital today, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan called for expanded partnerships with college campuses, law enforcement, and community groups to better respond to increased reporting rates of sexual assaults on college campuses. “The most effective way to give service to victims and have successful prosecutions is […]

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, […]