1 hour ago

Volunteers, homeless gather for Thanksgiving lunch

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    Volunteers, homeless gather for Thanksgiving lunch
    Kenneth Thopsen lived in Florida until Hurricane Irma forced him out. At 45 years old, he journeyed north to Massachusetts - losing his luggage in the process - to stay with family members in the Berkshires.
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12 hours ago

Medford's contribution to Thanksgiving

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    Medford's contribution to Thanksgiving
    If you really want to recreate the famous song, you'll have to cross over the Mystic River in Medford and head for the house that still stands at 114 South St. When Lydia Maria Child wrote the song, as part of the book, Flowers for Children, in 1845, she was recalling her childhood visits to her grandfather's house there.
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13 hours ago

Final score 27-22 Malden

Final score 27-22 Malden

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    Final score 27-22 Malden
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14 hours ago

The score is 13-6 Malden heading into the sec...

The score is 13-6 Malden heading into the second half of the 130th Medford/Malden Thanksgiving game

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    The score is 13-6 Malden heading into the second half of the 130th Medford/Malden Thanksgiving game
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32 hours ago

The Medford/Malden Thanksgiving Day football ...

The Medford/Malden Thanksgiving Day football rivalry is one of the oldest in the country http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/14/medford-vs-malden-on-thanksgiving-a-130-year-old-tradition/

    Medford vs Malden on Thanksgiving: a 130-year-old Tradition
    This record was prepared by former Malden Evening News Sports Editor Paul Leahy Through 1991 and by Malden Evening News/Medford Daily Mercury editor Steve Freker from 1992 through 2015 A Capsule Summary of Every Game, 1 to 128, 1889-2016 They've played 129 times before in a series that began in 1889.
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34 hours ago

5 Things to do this week: Nov. 24-Dec. 1

...10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 24-25, First Baptist Church of Medford, 29 Oakland St. Free. For information: http://www.fbcmedford.org. The First Baptist Church Medford Holly-Berry Fair...

    5 Things to do this week: Nov. 24-Dec. 1
    1 First Baptist Church Medford Holly-Berry Fair: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 24-25, First Baptist Church of Medford, 29 Oakland St. Free. For information: http://www.fbcmedford.org. The First Baptist Church Medford Holly-Berry Fair will feature baked goods, gifts, jewelry, Christmas items, knitwear, gift baskets while elephant, children's table, silent auction table and more.2 OutLoud Open Mike with Kirsten Manville: 7:30-9:30 p.m.
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37 hours ago

Janie Cokkinos, 86

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    Janie Cokkinos, 86
    Janie Lilas Cokkinos, 86, a resident of Melrose and formerly of Medford, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 13, 2017. Janie, known to family and friends as Lilas, was born in Melrose on December 10, 1930.
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42 hours ago

MBTA is rallying

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    MBTA is rallying
    Signs that the financially challenged Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has regained some fiscal footing became evident with Monday's announcement of $1.8 billion in expansion and improvement projects. The MBTA's fiscal control board, established by Gov.
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2 days ago

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/21/medford-malden-break-bread-before-big-game/

    Medford, Malden Break Bread Before Big Game
    On Thanksgiving Day the Medford and Malden football teams will play for the 130th time. The historic rivalry, one of the oldest in the country, will take place this year in Medford at 10 am in Hormel Stadium. For the past ten years both teams have dined together at John Brewer's Tavern before the big...
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3 days ago

Alleged drunken driver now facing motor vehicle homicide charge

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    Alleged drunken driver now facing motor vehicle homicide charge
    A 33-year-old Chelmsford man who was allegedly drunk when he struck a 52-year-old father of six at a work site on Interstate 93 in Medford last year was arraigned in Woburn Superior Court Monday on charges that include motor vehicle homicide.
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3 days ago

Green Line extension contract officially approved

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    Green Line extension contract officially approved
    The T's board of directors on Monday approved a $1.08 billion contract to advance the Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford. A consortium of construction and design companies, called GLX Constructors, was named as the project's winning bidder on Friday .
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4 days ago

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/19/wynn-boston-harbor-announces-1st-restaurant/

    Wynn Boston Harbor Announces 1st Restaurant
    One of Wynn Boston Harbor's twelve restaurants and lounges will be an Italian restaurant named in honor of Frank Sinatra. "Featuring a modern twist on classic Italian cooking, the Sinatra menu will include many of Ol' Blue Eyes favorite dishes such as spaghetti and clams and ossobuco," said a marketing email from Wynn.
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4 days ago

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/19/school-committee-member-seeking-vote-recount/

    School Committee Member Seeking Vote Recount
    Allison Goldsberry Robert E. Skerry, Jr., a long-time School Committee member who lost his seat by just 29 votes in Medford's recent election, is seeking a recount. Medford's Board of Registrars of Voters will meet on Monday, November 20 at 11 am to discuss the call for a recount.
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5 days ago

Coronella: Of privilege, prejudice in America

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    Coronella: Of privilege, prejudice in America
    Though I now live an ocean away, I still carry the advantages of being a white privileged American who benefited from a comfortable, white-collar suburban upbringing in 1970s Boston.
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6 days ago

Flu Shots

Medford’s Board of Health will be administering Flu Shots on Monday, November 20th at the Medford Senior Center, located at 101 Riverside Ave from 11AM to noon. Both high dose and regular flu vaccines are available. Bring your insurance card with you to the Center. All are welcome. Thank-you.

    Flu Shots
    Medford's Board of Health will be administering Flu Shots on Monday, November 20th at the Medford Senior Center, located at 101 Riverside Ave from 11AM to noon. Both high dose and regular flu vaccines are available. Bring your insurance card with you to the Center. All are welcome. Thank-you.
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6 days ago

Green Line extension expects green light from MBTA Friday

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    Green Line extension expects green light from MBTA Friday
    The MBTA is expected to pick a winning biddder Friday for its largest ever construction contract, the 4.7 mile extension of the Green Line through Somerville and Medford. The award, which the agency has capped at $1.3 billion, will mark a significant milestone for a long-planned rapid transit project that underwent substantial changes after ballooning costs threatened to kill it altogether in 2015.
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Nov 16

Dunford: U.S. Military Advantage Over Russia, China Eroding

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    Dunford: U.S. Military Advantage Over Russia, China Eroding
    The U.S. military advantage against near-peer competitors is eroding, and America must invest in capabilities to ensure deterrence, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said at Tufts University's Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in Massachusetts earlier this week. Marine Corps Gen.
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Nov 16

Throwback Thursday - Corner of High Street & ...

Throwback Thursday - Corner of High Street & Forest Street; Tufts Hall on 2nd Floor. - "Former house site of Drs. Simon and Turrell Tufts, Esq. which was demolished in 1867 and succeeded by the present & soon to be removed building erected by Dr. Weymouth in 1872 . . . who named the space, "Tufts Hall." (From the Medford Historical Register, Vol. 18, pp.66-67, 1915.)

    Medford Public Library
    Throwback Thursday - Corner of High Street & Forest Street; Tufts Hall on 2nd Floor. - "Former house site of Drs. Simon and Turrell Tufts, Esq. which was demolished in 1867 and succeeded by the...
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Nov 16

Wynn Off-Site Road Improvements Begin this Week in Sullivan Square

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    Wynn Off-Site Road Improvements Begin this Week in Sullivan Square
    The long-awaited road improvements in areas surrounding the Wynn Boston Harbor casino site will begin this week, with preliminary work continuing through the winter season. Significant work on the roads, such as Sullivan Square and Route 16 in Everett and Medford, will not begin until the early spring of next year.
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Nov 15

University says several Greek organizations violated policy

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    University says several Greek organizations violated policy
    Officials at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, say more than half of the sororities and fraternities on campus violated policy on alcohol abuse and sexual harassment. The Boston Globe reports university officials released the results of a yearlong review of Greek life Monday.
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Nov 15

A massive Wegmans is opening in Medford

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    A massive Wegmans is opening in Medford
    The New York-based grocery store is opening a new location Sunday in Medford. The new 120,000-square-foot store is the chain's fifth in Massachusetts, with another on the way next spring in Natick .
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Nov 15

US senators press Allergan for details on patent deal with tribe

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    US senators press Allergan for details on patent deal with tribe
    A group of U.S. senators on Tuesday asked drugmaker Allergan Plc to produce documents relating to its agreement to transfer patents to a Native American tribe to shield them from review by an administrative court. FILE PHOTO: A sign marks Allergan's offices in Medford, Massachusetts, U.S., July 31, 2017.
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Nov 15

http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/05/wegman...

http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/05/wegmans-by-the-numbers/

    Wegmans by the Numbers
    4.5 million: employee tuition assistance each year 450: employees in Medford 47,000: employees in US 95: stores in US 5: stores in MA 120,000: square feet of new Medford store 100: age in years of Wegmans 200(+): indoor and outdoor seating in Medford 1,000(+): beers available 2,500: wines available 3: minutes to cook custom pizza...
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Nov 14

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/14/medford-vs-malden-on-thanksgiving-a-130-year-old-tradition/

    Medford vs Malden on Thanksgiving: a 130-year-old Tradition
    This record was prepared by former Malden Evening News Sports Editor Paul Leahy Through 1991 and by Malden Evening News/Medford Daily Mercury editor Steve Freker from 1992 through 2015 A Capsule Summary of Every Game, 1 to 128, 1889-2016 They've played 129 times before in a series that began in 1889.
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Nov 14

Medford Police logs, Nov. 3 - 10

9:34 a.m.; Mystic Avenue and Swan Street – A motor vehicle accident was reported.

2:34 p.m.; South Street and South Street Court – A pedestrian accident was reported.

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7:51 p.m.; Almont Street and Salem Street – A pedestrian accident was reported.

7:47 a.m.; Charlemont Road and Governors Avenue – A motor vehicle accident was reported.

    Medford Police logs, Nov. 3 - 10
    The following is a selection from the Medford Police logs, Nov. 3 - 10.Nov. 310:15 p.m.; Hume Avenue - Identity fraud was reported.Nov.
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Nov 14

Shattuck: Entercom, CBS merger sends WRKO, WBZ to new owners

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    Shattuck: Entercom, CBS merger sends WRKO, WBZ to new owners
    Our new radio reality was revealed yesterday, and it's a big deal, especially for news and talk stations and their listeners. The mega-merger of Entercom and CBS Radio meant that some stations would have to be sold or traded off to third parties.
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Nov 10

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/10/mei-lings-re-opens-following-fire/

    Mei Ling's Re-Opens Following Fire
    Courtesy photo - Allison Goldsberry Popular Chinese restaurant Mei Ling's is back open after a long hiatus following a fire. The Salem Street restaurant said it opened on November 6, according to a Facebook post. "Thank you all for your patience and support over all this time!," said the post.
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Nov 10

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    Bush Twins Coming to Medford in January to Promote Book
    Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Bush, the thirty-something daughters of former president George W. Bush, are coming to town to promote their new book, Sisters First. The twins will stop by Medford's Chevalier Theater on their book tour on January 5. Tickets are currently on sale and can be ordered through the Chevalier Theater's website....
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Nov 09

Around the region

...Baptist Church Senior Citizen/Veteran's Day luncheon: 1 p.m., New England Baptist Church, 30 Salem St., Medford...

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...Nov. 10St. Catherine's Parish Christmas Bazaar: 2-8 p.m., St. Catherine's Parish, 179 Summer St., Somerville. Free. For information: http://somervillecatholic.org. The event will feature a silent auction, games...

    Around the region
    UPCOMINGFriday, Nov. 10St. Catherine's Parish Christmas Bazaar: 2-8 p.m., St. Catherine's Parish, 179 Summer St., Somerville. Free. For information: http://somervillecatholic.org. The event will feature a silent auction, games, raffles, jewelry, items for sale and more. The sale will continue from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 11.Saturday, Nov.
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Nov 07

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/07/medford-election-results-mayor-burke-re-elected-2-new-members-join-school-committee/

    Medford Election Results: Mayor Burke Re-Elected; 2 New Members Join School Committee
    The following results are unofficial: Mayor Stephanie M. Burke, 61% of vote, 6,867 votes* David McKillop, Sr., 38% of vote, 4,301 votes City Council (top 7) Breanna Lungo-Koehn, 5,703* John Falco, 5,555* Michael Marks, 4,941* Adam Knight, 4,797* Richard Caraviello 4,646* George Scarpelli, 4,489* Frederick Dello Russo, Jr.
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Nov 07

Turnout was 30%

Turnout was 30%

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Nov 07

There are 2 new School Committee members, Mik...

There are 2 new School Committee members, Mike Ruggiero and Paul Ruseau. Robert Skerry wasn't re-elected.

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Nov 07

Unofficial results

Unofficial results

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    Unofficial results
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Nov 07

All 7 City Councilors were re-elected

All 7 City Councilors were re-elected

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Nov 07

Unofficial results indicate a convincing vict...

Unofficial results indicate a convincing victory for Mayor Burke; more to follow

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Nov 07

The Chicken & Rice Guys closes Allston location, says it will add more food trucks

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    The Chicken & Rice Guys closes Allston location, says it will add more food trucks
    The Chicken & Rice Guys location on Harvard Avenue in Allston has closed its doors, the company's chief executive announced in a statement. The Allston location of the Chicken & Rice Guys chain has closed, the company's chief executive Ian So said in a statement.
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Nov 06

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http://www.bostonherald.com/news/local_coverage/2017/11/medford_donor_saves_boys_life

    Medford donor saves boy's life
    Mike Reilly was a 21-year-old living in Nashua, N.H., in 1998 when his father grabbed him off the couch one summer day and told him, "Come on, let's go. There's a kid in town with leukemia who needs a bone marrow transplant.
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Nov 05

Check out some videos and photos from Wegmans...

Check out some videos and photos from Wegmans' grand opening in Medford today: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/05/wegmans-grand-opening-photos-video/

    Wegmans Grand Opening: Photos & Video
    Wegmans opened its fifth store in Massachusetts on Sunday, November 5. The grocery chain, which has signed a 45-year lease, opened its doors in Medford at 7 am to hordes of curious customers. Traffic in the area and a packed parking lot showed no signs of letting up late Sunday afternoon.
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Nov 05

InsideMedford.com shared Wegmans's live video...

A large crowd has turned out for Wegmans grand opening in Medford on Sunday. The store, which includes a market place with restaurant-style food such as pizza and burgers and a substantial liquor/wine/beer section, is open until midnight. This is Wegmans' 5th MA location. https://www.facebook.com/Wegmans/videos/1574791385913357/

    Wegmans
    Open doors!
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Nov 04

Batavia Biosciences Expands GMP Facilities

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    Batavia Biosciences Expands GMP Facilities
    Batavia Biosciences has expanded its viral vector process development facilities in the U.S. and its GMP clean room facilities in the Netherlands. Enhanced capabilities at the company's R&D facility in Medford, MA allows Batavia to extend its existing service portfolio in the U.S., adding complete preclinical process development capabilities for viral vectors including AAV, Lentivirus, VSV and Adenovirus systems to its portfolio of CHO cell line generation and process development services for recombinant proteins and antibodies.
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Nov 03

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    Photos: Wegmans to Open New Store in Medford
    Wegmans is opening its fifth Massachusetts location in Medford on Sunday, November 5, at 7 am, at the site of the former Meadow Glenn Mall. The 100-year-old, family-owned grocery chain has hired 450 people for its newest location. The 120,000 square feet footprint includes a Market Café with indoor and outdoor seating for more than...
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Nov 03

Beads by Beardslee's 2017 Events and Show Sch...

Beads by Beardslee's 2017 Events and Show Schedule! www.BeadsbyBeardslee.com www.Facebook.com/BeadsbyBeardslee New Email! info@BeadsbyBeardslee.com Now that Halloween is over, we've officially entered holiday fair season! My first one is this weekend--hope you can come by and visit. I'll have my usual assortment, plus lots of holiday items, including earrings and ornaments. November 4th, Medford Senior Center Holiday Fair, 10-2pm, 101 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA December 6th, The Artistry of Wine, 6-8pm, Atlas Liquors, Medford, MA

    West Medford Open Studios
    Beads by Beardslee's 2017 Events and Show Schedule! www.BeadsbyBeardslee.com www.Facebook.com/BeadsbyBeardslee New Email! info@BeadsbyBeardslee.com Now that Halloween is over, we've officially...
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Nov 03

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http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/10/31/green-line-extension-meeting-november-20th/

    Green Line Extension Meeting November 20th
    MassDOT and the MBTA are holding a public meeting about the possibility of extending the Green Line to Route 16 on Monday, November 20 from 6 to 8 pm at Breed Hall at Tufts University. The meeting will focus on the NPC (Notice of Project Change) recently filed by the MBTA with state office of...
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Nov 03

Wegmans is opening its fifth location in MA o...

Wegmans is opening its fifth location in MA on Sunday morning. The new store will have over 1,000 beers and 2,500 wines to choose from! More photos to follow

    InsideMedford.com
    Wegmans is opening its fifth location in MA on Sunday morning. The new store will have over 1,000 beers and 2,500 wines to choose from! More photos to follow
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Nov 02

Medford's municipal election is Tuesday; find...

Medford's municipal election is Tuesday; find out who's running and see videos here: http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/08/24/medford-election-guide/

    Medford Election Nov. 7th
    In 2017 Medford voters will choose candidates for local office. Every two years Medford voters choose their local leaders. On Tuesday, November 7 voters will select the Mayor, School Committee members, and City Council members. How to Register to Vote For voters who are not already registered, the deadline to register to vote is twenty...
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Nov 02

Wegmans opens store No. 95 in Medford, Mass.

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    Wegmans opens store No. 95 in Medford, Mass.
    Wegmans will open its 95th store Sunday, Nov. 5, this time in Medford, Mass. The doors to the 120,000-square-foot store open at 7 a.m., which isn't as early as it sounds because of the "fall back" from Daylight Saving Time.
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Nov 02

Hundreds of officers mourn Mass. policeman killed in motorcycle crash

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    Hundreds of officers mourn Mass. policeman killed in motorcycle crash
    Police salute as the casket of Somerville Police Officer Louis Remigio is brought to St. Clement Church in Medford, Mass., Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Massachusetts police officer killed off-duty when his motorcycle was struck in New Hampshire by an allegedly speeding teenager has been laid to rest.
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Nov 01

Hundreds of officers mourn policeman killed on motorcycle

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    Hundreds of officers mourn policeman killed on motorcycle
    Somerville Police salute as the funeral procession for Somerville Police Officer Louis Remigio arrives in front of St. Clement Church. October 13, 2017 Staff photo by Chris Christo Police salute as the casket of Somerville Police Officer Louis Remigio is brought to St. Clement Church in Medford, Mass., Friday, Oct.
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Nov 01

http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/01/wegman...

http://www.medfordtop10.com/2017/11/01/wegmans-opening-in-medford-sunday-nov-5/

    Wegmans Opening in Medford Sunday, Nov. 5
    Sunday can't come soon enough for Wegmans' Medford Store Manager Kevin Russell, the store's 450 employees, and the eager residents who have called, emailed, and sent in social media comments since plans to bring Wegmans to Medford were announced in 2015. "Wegmans coming to Medford, Ma?!," wrote one resident in a tweet.
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