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    Medford Restaurants Participating in Restaurant Week
    Diners hungry for a deal at Medford restaurants can seek their teeth into Boston Restaurant Week deals offered during March. Restaurant Week regular Bistro 5, an Italian restaurant in West Medford, is once again participating while Real Italian Gusto, an Italian Restaurant in Medford Square, is in it for the second time.

Mar 14



    Residents Invited to Learn About Tufts Programs, Resources
    Tufts University will hold a Community Presentation on Wednesday, March 21, to inform community members about programs and resources available to them and to provide an overview of recently completed and upcoming projects. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Alumnae Lounge on the Medford/Somerville campus and is open to the public.

Mar 13



    Wynn Construction on Schedule; Road Improvements Happening
    Construction of Wynn Boston Harbor, the first casino in eastern Massachusetts, is on schedule for a June 2019 opening, according to an update from Wynn. Traffic improvements are taking place in Boston (Sullivan Square), Medford (Wellington Circle), Everett (Santilli Circle, Sweetser Circle, Route 99/Broadway), Chelsea, and Revere to alleviate congestion and upgrade travel conditions to...

Mar 13

2 new restaurants are opening in Medford Squa...

2 new restaurants are opening in Medford Square in 2018- here's what we know so far: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/03/13/tequila-bar-opening-in-medford-square/

    Tequila Bar Opening in Medford Square
    Allison Goldsberry The owners of Tenoch, a popular Mexican restaurant and food truck, are planning on opening a tequila bar and restaurant, according to multiple sources. The 35 Salem Street address is located in Medford Square, just around the corner from Tenoch. The new restaurant will be called El Tacuba Cocina & Tequila Bar...

Mar 05

From our local partner CambridgeDay.com http:...

From our local partner CambridgeDay.com http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/03/05/communities-enduring-logan-flight-noise-see-cause-for-optimism-in-mit-center-study/

    Communities Enduring Logan Flight Noise See Cause for Optimism in MIT Center Study
    Nicki Gitter for CambridgeDay.com A years-long struggle over noise from Logan Airport flight paths is showing results, say citizen activists and Cambridge transportation officials. In October, the Federal Aviation Administration commissioned the MIT International Center for Air Transportation to study noise levels from the commercial planes and their health effects on neighborhoods below, including...

Mar 03



    Medford Storm Damage
    High winds and heavy rain battered the area from Thursday evening through early Saturday. National Grid had nearly 500 crews working to restore power to its nearly 200,000 customers in the region that lost it during the storm. 500 National Grid customers were without power in Medford as of Saturday afternoon and the expected restoration...

Feb 28



    5th Annual 'Running of the Leprechauns' Run/Walk March 11
    RUNNING OF THE LEPRECHAUNS 5, produced by Foundation of Friends in partnership with the City of Medford, will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2018 in the cages at Medford High School, 489 Winthrop Street. All proceeds of this fun 5k race/walk, followed by a festive St.

Feb 22

5 Things to do this week: Feb. 23-March 2

...7:30 p.m. March 2, William Endslow Performing Arts Center, Reading Memorial High School, 62 Oakland Road. For tickets: http://Ticketstage.com. The Reading Memorial High School Drama Club will perform the...

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1 “New at Noon: New School of Ragtime”: noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 23, Granoff Music Center, 20 Talbot Ave., Somerville. Free. For information: http://as.tufts.edu. Tufts Composers will offer new takes on “the rag,” 100 years after Scott Joplin (1868-1917).

2 Stoneham Arts & Crafts society programming: 9:30 a.m. Feb. 28, Stoneham Public Library, 431 Main St. Meetings are open to the public. The theme for each event is as follows: Feb. 14 — Caring Bears Workshop with Peggy Silva; and Feb. 28 — Snowman Day featuring two snowman projects with Eva Hopwood.

    5 Things to do this week: Feb. 23-March 2
    1 "New at Noon: New School of Ragtime": noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 23, Granoff Music Center, 20 Talbot Ave., Somerville. Free. For information: http://as.tufts.edu. Tufts Composers will offer new takes on "the rag," 100 years after Scott Joplin (1868-1917).2 Stoneham Arts & Crafts society programming: 9:30 a.m. Feb.

Feb 18



    Some Tips for Dealing with This Nasty Cold & Flu Season
    Editor's note: Track cold and flu activity by zip code on this map: https://symptoms.webmd.com/cold-flu-map/default.htm - Johnelle Whipple, HCP at Mucinex With disrupted sleep, throat irritation, body aches, a runny, stuffy nose and more, it's easy to see why cough and cold season is no fun. While there's a lot you can do to help manage...

Feb 14



    Thousands in Scholarships Available for Medford Residents
    The James and Thelma Connors Scholarship Fund is offering fifty $3,000 scholarships to Medford residents attending any high school. The Scholarship Fund is in memory of the Connors, former Medford residents. James, a Medford High School graduate and veteran, established the foundation after deciding he would like to make a difference in the lives of...

Feb 14

Around the region

Celebrating David Bowie: 8 p.m., Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest St., Medford. Cost: $33-$43. For information: http://chevaliertheatre.com. After performing rapturously received and critically...

North Shore Hispanic Association fundraising event: 6-8 p.m., Malden Senior Center, 7 Washington St. Tickets: $35. For tickets: 617-538-5049. For information: northshorehispanicassociation@gmail.com; http://northshorehispanicassociation.org...

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...Almost, Maine�: 8 p.m., American Legion Post 210, 44 Taylor St., Saugus. Tickets purchased at the door cost $20 for adults and $18 for seniors, students...

...with Youth and Nature: 3:30-4:40 p.m. every Tuesday, Saugus Public Library, 295 Central St. Join to plant, care for and taste items from the garden. Participants will grow flowers...

...classes meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the West Medford Community Center, 111 Arlington St. Tuesday and Wednesday evening and Saturday morning classes meet at Judy�s home studio. A...

...Yoga class meets on Wednesday mornings from 10 to 11:15 a.m. at Sanctuary, 458 High St. For information and registration: 781-488-7664; http://www.yogawithjudyscribner.com. Advance registration for all...

...class at 7 p.m. Classes take place at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Wakefield, 326 Main St. For information: http://dorotheaoregan.com...

�Not Your Father�s Improv�: This improvisation group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at Unity Somerville, 6 William St. A donation of $5 to the Unity Church per session is required.

    Around the region
    Friday, Feb. 16Celebrating David Bowie: 8 p.m., Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest St., Medford. Cost: $33-$43. For information: http://chevaliertheatre.com. After performing rapturously received and critically lauded shows earlier this year, Celebrating David Bowie is back for a 2018 tour throughout Europe and North America with a brand new Bowie show spanning his entire career, asking the question, "What might a David Bowie 2018 tour set list consist of?"

Feb 13



    Retired Medford Cop Seeking Living Kidney Donor
    Allison Goldsberry Retired Medford cop Bob Rockwell has been living with chronic kidney disease for thirty years, almost as long as he has served as a patrolman. The Medford resident, whose son will be joining the Marines, started his career in Stoneham before joining the Medford Police.

Feb 12

Nominate someone for Citizen of the Year and ...

Nominate someone for Citizen of the Year and other exciting news from the Medford Chamber of Commerce: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/02/11/latest-news-from-the-medford-chamber-of-commerce/

    Latest News from the Medford Chamber of Commerce
    Nominations Open for Citizen of the Year Award Do you know someone that goes above and beyond the call of duty? Do you know of someone that volunteers their time to contribute to the betterment of the community or welfare of its citizens? If so, consider nominating them for the Medford Chamber of Commerce Citizen...

Feb 11



    Former Tufts President Selected to Lead Harvard
    Allison Goldsberry Former Tufts University President Lawrence "Larry" Bacow has been named as Harvard University's next president, according to multiple published accounts. Bacow, Tufts' president for a decade, will become Harvard's twenty-ninth leader on July 1. He has been at Harvard since leaving the home of the Jumbos, teaching at the Graduate School of...

Feb 11

The Medford Lions Club invites you to come he...

The Medford Lions Club invites you to come help and celebrate children in FOSTER CARE! When: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Time: 6:30 PM Where: 121 Riverside Avenue, Medford Enter on the Riverside door of main , front building. Ample parking at Ring Rd, municipal lot beside Medford Housing. Come hear, Lorie Roscoe, Foster Parent Recruiter, talk about founding this amazing program and parents sharing their valuable insights and stories! The Medford Lions Club ask for donations of items for younger children and babies. Items like; baby food, diapers, wipes and homemade hats. The Medford Lions Club, hopes that in the spirit of giving and learning, that you will attend this incredible event! No child can do it alone!! Please come and donate to this very worthwhile cause! For additional information, call Medford Lions Club President, Sharon Deyesco at 781.572.5130. Medford Lions Club, is in it 101 year! It provides many Mass Eye Research, $2M nationally for measles vaccines, used eyeglasses, and countless community efforts.

    Medford Chamber of Commerce
    Medford Chamber of Commerce, Medford, Massachusetts. 989 likes. The Medford Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit business run by the Executive Director and the Board of Directors. The goal of the...

Feb 08



    TEDxTufts to Feature Talks by Local Community Members
    TEDxTufts, an event characterized by a series of short talks on a variety of subjects from carefully selected speakers from the greater Tufts community, will be occurring on March 11, from 12 pm to 4 pm in Tufts' Cohen Auditorium, and tickets will be on sale at TuftsTickets.com on February 23.

Feb 07



    'Guns n' Hoses' Charity Hockey Game Feb. 9th
    The Medford Police and Fire departments will hit the ice to fight cancer during the fourth annual "Guns n' Hoses" charity hockey game. The game is taking place at 7 pm at LoConte Rink, 97 Locust Street on Friday, February 9. Admission is free but donations will be accepted at the door.

Feb 07

Former Vice President Al Gore is speaking at ...

Former Vice President Al Gore is speaking at Tufts tonight; more details and a link to watch live online here: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/01/28/al-gore-coming-to-tufts-february-7th/

    Al Gore Coming to Tufts February 7th
    Event will kick off semester-long Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series for spring The Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University will host former Vice President Al Gore for an event focused on climate change, politics, and public service on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 6:15 p.m.

Feb 07



    Wynn Resorts CEO Resigns
    Steve Wynn, CEO of Wynn Resorts, announced in a statement he is stepping down. Wynn has endured weeks of negative publicity following public allegations of years of sexual misconduct. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission is conducting a "regulatory review" of Wynn's license to construct a casino in Everett.

Feb 05



    WalkMedford Hosting Walk for Humans, Dogs Feb. 17th
    Humans and their furry companions are invited to attend a community dog walk hosted by WalkMedford. The event acknowledges the opening of Medford's first dog park and the Chinese New Year celebration for the "2018 Year of the Dog." The walk, taking place on Saturday, February 17, begins promptly at 10 am at the Krystle...

Feb 03



    Patriots legend Steve Grogan meets fans at Modell's ahead of Super Bowl
    MEDFORD, MA (WHDH) - Patriots legend Steve Grogan met with fans in Medford ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl match up between the Pats and Eagles. Grogan played quarterback for the Patriots from 1975 to 1990. He visited fans at the Modell's Sporting Goods store and signed autographs Friday evening.

Feb 03



    Frisco, Jazzy, Kathy, & Tig Seeking Homes
    Frisco My name is Frisco and I'm a very friendly five-year-old male cat. My foster mom says that I'm a very special cat. I am quite a character and I keep her laughing because my personality is very "dog-like". I love to be with my humans and follow them around, especially if they have food....

Feb 02



    Zonta Club Hosting Annual Chocolate Auction
    Buy a gift for someone special or satisfy your own chocolate cravings just in time for Valentine's Day. Zonta Club of Medford is holding its annual fundraising event on Sunday, February 11 at 2:00 pm. The Chocolate Auction takes place in the lobby of Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 170 Governor's Ave., in Medford.

Feb 02



    'Pre-Construction Activity' Beginning for Green Line Extension
    The new Green Line extension project contractors, selected in November, are beginning "pre-construction" activities, according to a public notice from MassDOT. "Field work in the coming days will include land survey activities to be followed by soil drilling/boring, limited tree & vegetation removal, and pre-construction property surveys for abutting homes and businesses along the existing...

Feb 01



    Medford Native Participating in World Marathon Challenge
    Dave McGillivray, Boston Marathon race director and renowned endurance athlete, headed to Dubai as part of globetrotting team running seven marathons in seven days across all seven continents Dave McGillivray, race director of the B.A.A. Boston Marathon and owner of DMSE Sports, is headed to Dubai, having just completed the third leg of the World...

Feb 01



    February Arts and Cultural Events in Medford
    February is for lovers . . . especially lovers of art and culture in Medford. The month offers a wide variety of nearly 50 events in the city, including: - Chevalier Theatre welcomes former Vice President Joe Biden (Feb. 1), comedian Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias (Feb. 9-11), David Bowie band mates (Feb.

Jan 29



    Medford Target's Opening Pushed from March to Summer
    Allison Goldsberry Target's plans to open a "small format" store in Medford have been pushed back from March until the summer. "When we announce that a new Target store is coming to a community, we typically share the projected timing for opening," said a statement from Target.

Jan 28



    Medford Travel Agency Continues to Provide Value in Internet Era
    Medford's Mystic Valley Travel is the subject of a recent Boston Globe feature story that describes how the business has figured out how to provide value to customers despite changes in air travel and the popular use of flight search sites. Read more on The Globe's website. - InsideMedford.com

Jan 23



    Report: Renting in Medford More Expensive than Somerville
    A new report shows Medford's rents have surpassed those of the notoriously expensive neighboring city of Somerville. The Zumper Boston Metro Report checked out December rents for one bedrooms in several Boston area communities. The median rent was $1,805. Only Boston, Brookline, and Cambridge were more expensive than Medford and all were far above the...

Jan 22



    Medford Restaurant Week Jan. 22 through Jan. 28
    Back by popular demand! The Medford Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting Medford's own Restaurant Week. The event, taking place from Monday, January 22 through Sunday, January 28, is intended to bring awareness to Medford's "many fine restaurants, coffee shops, bars and sweet shops." Restaurant Week will provide local eateries an opportunity to showcase...


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