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Bill Passed Establishing Mystic River Water Quality Commission

Representative Denise Provost (D-Somerville) and Senator Pat Jehlen (D-Somerville) are pleased to announce that in the final weeks of the 2013-2014 legislative session, Governor Patrick signed their legislation establishing a Mystic River Water Quality Commission. The commission will study the feasibility of bringing the water quality of the Mystic River to a level consistently safe […]

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 […]

Governor, State Boards of Education to Meet at MHS Monday, December 15th

On Monday, December 15 Medford will host a joint meeting of the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and the State Board of Early Education and Care. Governor Deval Patrick will be in attendance and address both boards. The meeting is scheduled to start at 5:00 P.M. in the Caron Theater at Medford High […]

Sen. Pat Jehlen Receives GREY2K 2014 Leadership Award

On Saturday, October 11, the board of directors of GREY2K USA Worldwide announced awards to key lawmakers in five states. State Senator Patricia Jehlen was awarded the 2014 Leadership Award for her hard work supporting the campaign to end dog racing this year. “It is important, as a community, that we recognize it is our […]

Medford, Somerville Firefighters Endorse Lanzilli for State Rep

As Election Day approaches us, I am proud to announce that I have received another endorsement from an honorable group in the community. The Executive Board from the IAFF Local 1032 has expressed their support for me in the race for the 34th Middlesex District Representative seat. The Executive Board of the IAFF Local 1032 […]

State Rep Candidate Lanzilli Touts Importance of Education

As someone who benefited from public education from my first day of kindergarten until my college graduation, I know how important it is to have a good education system in a community. My years in the Medford Public School System provided me with the skills needed to excel in our diverse, global 21st century society. […]

Lanzilli Endorsed by Teamsters, Carmen’s Unions

Updated 5:03PM Tuesday, October 28, 2014 It is with much pleasure that I announce that I have received the endorsement of the Teamsters Local 25 Union. As someone who has grown up in a working-class family, I feel honored to have the backing and respect of a group that represents and protects the needs 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, […]

Lanzilli Receives Local Endorsements in State Rep Race

As Election Day approaches, I am honored to announce that I have received the endorsements of several local politicians in my bid for the 34th Middlesex District House of Representative seat. Mayor Michael McGlynn has publicly expressed his support for my campaign and I consider it a privilege to have the backing and support of […]

Barber Receives Endorsements in State Rep Race

Congresswoman Katherine Clark Endorses Barber Christine Barber announced the endorsement of Congresswoman Katherine Clark. The Congresswoman says it is Barber’s effective leadership on a wide array of progressive public policy matters which earned Christine her endorsement. The 34th Middlesex House District overlaps the 5th Congressional District in the town of Medford. “Christine is the best […]