2 days ago

Aeronaut Brewing Co. of Somerville is hosting...

Aeronaut Brewing Co. of Somerville is hosting its second "musical beer garden" in Arlington tomorrow and other Saturdays throughout the summer; see more here: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/07/13/somerville-brewery-opens-beer-garden-in-arlington/

    Somerville Brewery Opens Beer Garden in Arlington
    Susan Gilbert for YourArlington.com Combine a family-friendly venue, glorious weather and a thirst for something different - and you've a recipe for success. More than 1,000 people visited Arlington's newest attraction, Saturday, July 7, to enjoy cold brews, delicious food, live music and socialize with family and friends.

4 days ago



    Green Line Extension Meeting in Medford July 18
    State transportation officials are holding a meeting about the Green Line extension to Medford and Somerville to provide an update about the project. The updates include details about traffic detours due to bridge closures in the fall, a community path, and construction.

6 days ago

Medford Police logs, July 2-9

...5:04 p.m.; Mystic Avenue – Larceny was reported at Mobil.7:03 p.m.; Edward Street and Henry Street – Road rage was reported.July 310:24 a.m.; Station Landing – A hit and run...

    Medford Police logs, July 2-9
    The following is a selection from the Medford Police logs, July 2-9.July 22:38 p.m.; Mystic Avenue - ID fraud was reported at Century Bank.5:04 p.m.; Mystic Avenue - Larceny was reported at Mobil.7:03 p.m.; Edward Street and Henry Street - Road rage was reported.July 310:24 a.m.; Station Landing - A hit and run was reported.12:47 p.m.; Arlington Street and Boston Avenue - A motor vehicle accident was reported.8:57 p.m.; Sherwood Road - ID fraud

Jul 06



    Cong. Clark to Host Ice Cream Social in Medford
    Congresswoman Katherine Clark, a Melrose Democrat representing the 5th Congressional District (including Medford) in the US House of Representatives, is hosting an ice cream social on July 20. The event will take place from 12 to 1 pm at the Medford Senior Center, 101 Riverside Avenue.

Jul 05



    Panda Express Officially Opens in Medford July 13
    Allison Goldsberry Panda Express will once again return to Medford with an official opening on July 13. The fast-casual Chinese kitchen was once a favorite in the former Meadow Glenn Mall. The new Panda Express is located in Wellington Plaza next to Panera.

Jun 27



    Firefighters Respond to 4-Alarm Blaze on Mystic Avenue
    Allison Goldsberry A late morning fire in Medford escalated to four alarms and sent one firefighter with non-life threatening injuries to the hospital, according to fire officials. The blaze broke out at Automotive Services of Boston, located at the corner of Mystic Avenue and Harvard Street.

Jun 26



    Medford Resident to Swim Boston Harbor for Kids' Cancer
    Erika DeRoche of Medford will swim in Boston Harbor alongside Olympic swimmers Janel Jorgensen McArdle, Doug Gjertsen, Alex Meyer, and Eric Wunderlich for the 22nd annual Swim Across America Boston Harbor Swim on July 13 to support pediatric cancer programs at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC).

Jun 25



    Encore Boston Harbor Opens Career Center, Makes Multimillion Dollar Payment to Everett
    Encore Boston Harbor marked its one year to opening today by presented a $12.5 million check to the City of Everett just minutes before officially opening the first Encore Boston Harbor Career Center, located at Everett City Hall. The $12.5 million payment completes the $30 million pre-opening commitment made by Encore to the City of Everett.

Jun 25

Local leaders officially broke ground on the ...

Local leaders officially broke ground on the Green Line extension project in Somerville today. One of the stations will be located near Tufts University in Medford. The latest completion date is 2021: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/06/25/state-officials-break-ground-on-green-line-extension-project/

    State Officials 'Break Ground' on Green Line Extension Project
    Governor Charlie Baker, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao, Massachusetts Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, and MBTA General Manager Luis Manuel Ramírez today joined federal, state, and local elected leaders as well as community partners to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Green Line Extension (GLX) Project.

Jun 22



    Non-profit Organization Purchases Former Springstep Building
    Allison Goldsberry The former Springstep building has been purchased after several years on the market, according to a local realtor. The sale price was $5.5 million for the building, which...

Jun 20



    Water Quality Improves in Mystic River, Lakes
    Full water quality report card: https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/annual-report-card-shows-water-quality-improvements-parts-mystic-river-watershed-2017 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in collaboration with the Mystic River Watershed Association (MyRWA), announced its annual Water Quality Report Card on the Mystic River watershed for 2017.

Jun 19



    Target Seeking Employees for New Medford Store
    Target will celebrate the grand opening of its Medford small-format store on Aug. 19, 2018, and will begin hiring up to 75 team members at events June 21-23, held at the Holiday Inn at 30 Washington St. in Somerville. The Medford store, located at 467 Salem St.

Jun 19



    It Will Soon Cost More to Park at Wellington, Malden, Other Stations
    The MBTA's governing board approved rate increases for parking at several train stations, according to published sources. The rates will go into effect as of August 1. Wellington (Orange Line) will jump from $6 to $9 on weekdays while West Medford (commuter rail) will remain the same.

Jun 10

InsideMedford.com is at Christopher Columbus....

The Lady Mustang softball team will kick off the state tournament at home against Lowell at 1 pm

    The Lady Mustang softball team will kick off the state tournament at home against Lowell at 1 pm

Jun 07



    New Everett Casino Partnering with North End Restaurateurs
    Encore Boston Harbor has picked two North End restaurant legends-Frank DePasquale and Nick Varano-to operate a 135-seat, 5,200-square-foot Italian restaurant at the five-star, $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor Resort. Fratelli (brothers in Italian) is the first local restaurant partnership between DePasquale and Varano and the first locally-operated restaurant at the three-million-square-foot destination resort.

Jun 07



    Cradock Bridge Re-Opens
    Allison Goldsberry The historic Cradock Bridge in Medford Square, under construction for the past few years, is once again open to traffic. The bridge, though small, required extensive careful renovation work due to its age and numerous utilities, which have been relocated to bays and remain out of site, according to Mayor Stephanie M.

May 31

Even though the sign is up, the Target coming...

Even though the sign is up, the Target coming to Haines Square in Medford doesn't open until August. Photo by Jim Munsey

    Even though the sign is up, the Target coming to Haines Square in Medford doesn't open until August. Photo by Jim Munsey

May 31

Medford has lots going on in June, including ...

Medford has lots going on in June, including free outdoor events and the return of the farmers market and Circle the Square: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/05/31/june-arts-and-cultural-events-in-medford-2/

    June Arts and Cultural Events in Medford
    June heralds the arrival of summer, and with it, many outdoor and nature-related activities on the Medford arts and cultural calendar.

May 30

A Disney concert, a city-wide yard sale, and ...

A Disney concert, a city-wide yard sale, and a fun run/walk are a few noteworthy events taking place in Medford this weekend http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/05/30/fun-things-to-do-in-medford-this-weekend/

    Fun Things to do in Medford this Weekend
    Around Town, Art, Entertainment, and Culture Saturday, June 2 Here are just some of the note-worthy events taking place in Medford to kick off June: Medford City-wide Yard Sale 9 am to 2 pm, various locations Maps: printable map here or online map here Diversity Day The Center for Citizenship and Social Responsibility in partnership with Mayor Stephanie Burke present Medford's Diversity Dayfrom 2-5 PM at the Condon Shell in Medford.

May 28

Medford's annual Memorial Day ceremony is on ...

Medford's annual Memorial Day ceremony is on at Oak Grove cemetery despite the drizzle

    Medford's annual Memorial Day ceremony is on at Oak Grove cemetery despite the drizzle

May 22



    Mustang Hall of Fame Seeking Nominations
    The Medford Mustang Hall of Fame Board of Directors is seeking new nominations for the Class of 2018. Deadline for nominations is June 30, 2018. The inductees will be announced in August. The Medford Mustang Hall of Fame is an organization dedicated to honoring and recognizing those exceptional athletes, coaches and community leaders who have made outstanding contributions to the Medford High School Athletic Program.

May 21



    Medford Farmers Market Returns June 7
    The Medford Farmers Market is excited to announce its 2018 summer season. Please join us on Thursday afternoons from 3pm to 7pm, June 7 through October 25, at the Condon Shell on Mystic Valley Parkway, east of Winthrop Street, in Medford.

May 17



    Casino Spends Millions More than Planned to Clean Up Site
    After moving nearly a million tons of soil and sediment on land and water for more than 18 months and spending in excess of $68 million in private funds, Encore Boston Harbor (formerly Wynn Boston Harbor) announced that it has completed final remediation and cleanup work on its 33-acre site in Everett.

May 17

Around Medford

Card show: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. May 20, Memorial Hall, 590 Main St., Melrose. Donation: $3. For information: email arthurbennett@comcast.net; http://ludix.com/bspcc/show.html...

Bay Skate Skating School classes: Bay Skate Skating School will hold recreational, figure and hockey skating classes for children ages 4 1/2 to 18 at 1 p.m. Sundays at the LoConte Rink, 97 Locust St., Medford. For information: 781-890-8480; http://bayskateskatingschool.com.

This article has 9 other Medford locations (Show)

...First time home buyers workshop: 6-9 p.m. May 17 and 22, Edgerly Hall, 121 Riverside Ave. For information: http://www.medfordcommunityhousing.org/home.html. CostL $65 per household. Learn all the...

...Club annual spring plant sale: 9 a.m.-noon, May 19, Medford Library parking lot, 111 High St. Looking for some new plants for your garden? Here is your opportunity to choose some...

...Family and Slavery”: 7:30-9 p.m. May 23, Royall House and Slave Quarters, 15 George St., Medford. For information: Director@royallhouse.org, www.royallhouse.org. Cost: General admission $10. Author and...

...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. With more than 30 years of teaching experience, Scribner-Moore offers a unique blend of...

...m. to noon on the first Wednesday of each month at the Medford Senior Center, 101 Riverside Ave. Persons and their families living with memory changes are provided with information, support, activities and...

Overeaters Anonymous: 8-9 a.m. and 10-11 a.m. Sundays, 7-8 p.m. Fridays and 9-10 a.m. Saturdays, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 170 Governors Ave., Medford. Overeaters Anonymous is a 12-step support program for those with eating disorders. For information: 781-641-2303.

...Support Network drop-in nights: 6-9 p.m. Fridays, Arlington Center for the Arts, 41 Foster St. The Mystic LGBTQ Youth Support Network offers drop-in nights for ages 12 and older...

Medford City Council weekly meeting schedule: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Medford City Hall, 85 George P. Hassett Drive. For information: http://medfordma.org.

    Around Medford
    CHAPA Certified First time home buyers workshop: 6-9 p.m. May 17 and 22, Edgerly Hall, 121 Riverside Ave. For information: http://www.medfordcommunityhousing.org/home.html. CostL $65 per household. Learn all the steps to purchasing your new home. You'll receive the required certification, learn about special loan programs and grant opportunities, and lottery units for home ownership.


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