24 hours ago

Tufts freshman William Scott came in second p...

Tufts freshman William Scott came in second place in JEOPARDY!'s College Championship, winning $50,000 http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/03/tufts-student-to-compete-in-jeopardy-college-championship/

    Tufts freshman William Scott came in second place in JEOPARDY!'s College Championship, winning $50,000 http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/03/tufts-student-to-compete-in-jeopardy-college-championship/

3 days ago

Check your bank account information for suspi...

Check your bank account information for suspicious activity if you used a drive-up ATM at Eastern Bank in Medford, Stoneham, and Saugus between February 24 and March 16. http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/21/eastern-bank-targeted-in-atm-skimming-scheme/

    Eastern Bank Targeted in ATM Skimming Scheme
    Allison Goldsberry Eastern Bank customers in Medford and the area should carefully review account statements from February and March to check for suspicious activity or missing money. A Brazilian couple has been indicted in an ATM skimming scheme, according to an announcement from the US Attorney's office.

4 days ago



    Globe: Medford Top Place to Live in Greater Boston
    It's not news that the Greater Boston area has a hot (and expensive) real estate market, but some places are hotter than others, according to a new list compiled by The Boston Globe. The Globe's list includes communities that have had at least 75 single family home sales each year between 2012 and 2017, and...

Apr 16



    Medford Bertucci's to Remain Open Despite Bankruptcy
    Allison Goldsberry Bertucci's Medford location will remain open despite the Italian restaurant chain's filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to published sources. Bertucci's is closing fifteen locations, including six in Massachusetts. Fifty-nine locations will remain open for business. "We've made this move to position Bertucci's for future growth," Bertucci's said in a tweet on...

Apr 14

Beautiful morning for the start of the 5th an...

Beautiful morning for the start of the 5th annual Krystle Campbell softball tournament! Medford and Swampscott will kick it off and AC and Billerica play at 2.

Apr 12

Medford looks to change zoning as housing demand increases

Project address: 3780 Mystic Valley Parkway

Project address: 61 Locust St.

This article has 14 other Medford locations (Show)

Project Address: 179-185 Park St.

Project Address: 16-22 High St.

Project address: 42 Alfred St., Medford, and 563 and 565 Broadway in Somerville

Project address: 1 Saint Clare Road

Project address: 1 Cabot Road, Lot #1

Project address: 320 Middlesex Avenue

Project location: 7 Canal St.

Project address: 1025 Fellsway

Project address: 244 Central Avenue

Description: The petitioner, 224 Central Avenue LLC, sought to demolish an existing commercial building and construct a four-story, eight-unit residential building. The building was in disrepair, suffering from damage on the right-hand side due to a previous motor vehicle crash into the building.

Project address: 236-240 Salem St., 4-6 Court St., 17 Everett St.

Project address: 236-240 Salem St., 4-6 Court St., 17 Everett St.

Project address: 236-240 Salem St., 4-6 Court St., 17 Everett St.

Project address: 87 Medford St., Medford and 519 Broadway, Somerville

    Medford looks to change zoning as housing demand increases
    The city has seen an uptick in large-scale residential development projects in recent years. Fourteen developments have gone before the Zoning Board of Appeals for site plan review since 2009, all of them residential or mixed-use projects containing some residential units. Of those projects, 13 were approved, and one was rejected by the board.

Apr 11



    Events Planned to Honor Krystle Campbell
    Here are some upcoming events planned to honor Medford native Krystle Campbell, a young woman who was killed in the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013: The Medford High School softball team is hosting the fifth annual Krystle Campbell softball tournament the weekend before the Boston Marathon.

Apr 10

New developer to present proposal for 61 Locust St.

New developer to present proposal for 61 Locust St.

    New developer to present proposal for 61 Locust St.
    The Hanover Company will present a new project proposal for the redevelopment of the site at an upcoming public meeting. A new player has emerged in the debate over the future of 61 Locust St. in Medford's Wellington neighborhood.

Apr 09

Find out what's closing- and opening soon- in...

Find out what's closing- and opening soon- in Medford http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/09/medford-businesses-coming-going/

    Medford Businesses Coming, Going
    Out: MG Fitness, 465 Salem Street, closing at end of month In: to be determined Out: Off Broadway Shoes, Fellsway Plaza, closed April 8 In: to be determined Out: Depot Square Grille, 478 High Street In: Chimichurri's Coming soon: Target (July 2018) A ramen noodle restaurant (spring) A tequila bar (2018) A Southern food restaurant...

Apr 08

Medford's first Southern food restaurant is o...

Medford's first Southern food restaurant is opening this year! http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/07/southern-food-restaurant-opening-in-medford/

    Southern Food Restaurant Opening in Medford
    Allison Goldsberry A new restaurant serving up Southern food is coming to Medford, according to several published sources. An outpost of Wakefield's The Porch Southern Fare is opening this summer at River's Edge Drive. It's unclear at this time if the restaurant is relocating or opening a new location.

Apr 07

The iconic Montvale Plaza is closing in July....

The iconic Montvale Plaza is closing in July. What are your favorite memories? http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/07/montvale-plaza-to-close-in-july/

    Montvale Plaza to Close in July
    Allison Goldsberry An iconic business owned by a Medford resident will close in July, according to the Stoneham Independent. Marty Murphy, a well-liked business owner who gave back generously over the years to both the Medford and Stoneham communities, is closing the beloved Montvale Plaza. Murphy opened his catering business in 1987 and purchased...

Apr 03

Did you see this story in the Globe? http://...

Did you see this story in the Globe? http://www.medfordtop10.com/2018/04/03/child-attacked-by-animal-while-sledding-in-the-fells/

    Child Attacked by Animal While Sledding in the Fells
    Mark Shanahan recounts a scary incident in which his son was attacked by an animal, likely a great horned owl, while sledding in the Middlesex Fells a few winters ago. Read more here.

Mar 28



    Spring Arts Celebration Returns to West Medford!
    On Saturday and Sunday, April 28 and 29, 2018, we invite you to a giant open house in our neighborhood. West Medford Open Studios (WMOS) is a free arts event that lets you see the artists in our midst, celebrating the creativity and skill that many of us take for granted in our city.

Mar 27



    Historic Medford Building for Sale
    A building that once housed the former Medford Theater is now for sale. The Dyer Building was built in 1915 in a restrained Colonial style and is named after the theater's architect. It's located in Medford Square and currently hosts four businesses, Elizabeth Grady, The Knotty Elephant, H&R Block and Borealis Yoga.

Mar 21



    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 26

Medford Transcript is feeling excited at Loco...

We caught up with Medford High boys hockey coach Shawn Bates Monday afternoon to get his take in the days leading up to the state tournament.

    Medford Transcript
    We caught up with Medford High boys hockey coach Shawn Bates Monday afternoon to get his take in the days leading up to the state tournament.

Feb 26

Medford Transcript is feeling cold at Loconte...

The Medford High boys hockey team is practicing at LoConte. The countdown to the Division 1 State Tournament is on.


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