7 hours 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...

4 days ago



    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...

6 days ago

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 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

  • Write All About It!

    Ms. Hunt is asking for $631.15:
    My students need this writing table to better support them in their pre-writing and writing skills.
    McGlynn Elementary School Comment

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 09

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 30

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Chrome Book & Poetry!

    Ms. C. is asking for $259.67:
    My students need a Chromebook to share and poetry collections! The poetry collection will help my students build reading, speaking, and listening skills. The Chromebook will be very beneficial during center time!
    McGlynn Elementary School Comment
  • Center Success!

    Mrs. DiMauro is asking for $260.48:
    My students need organizing bins to help with centers and laminated work for parents to keep for years to come!
    McGlynn Elementary School Comment

Mar 29

  • Technology at Our Fingertips

    Mrs. Griffin is asking for $290.64:
    My students need access to the HP Chromebook to use in class. Currently we do not have computers in our classroom. Having access to a Chromebook would allow students access to curriculum online.
    McGlynn Elementary School Comment

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 10

  • Help! We Need Headphones!

    Ms. Richard is asking for $357.47:
    My students need headphones for when we use the computer lab every Wednesday morning!
    McGlynn Elementary School Comment

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...

Mar 03

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.


EveryBlock collects 15 types of news in Medford — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 3500-3598 Mystic Valley Pkwy.

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Theju Sajit Nayar Kamala Sajit G Franks Dadasaheb Paul E. Wright

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

Enter your email address