On Monday March 3, 2014, Team Medford and Medford High Athletics Department will be hosting a free presentation by Chris Herren titled ‘The Game Has Changed,’ a powerful and moving narrative about Herren’s life with an addiction disorder and his journey to recovery. Herren will be discussing the negative effects drugs and other substances had on his life and his road to recovery. This event is especially geared towards youth and their families residing in the City of Medford. Chris Herren is a former Denver Nuggets and Boston Celtics player who grew up in Fall River, Massachusetts. Upon graduating from
The Chief of Police has announced that effective tonight, Wednesday, February 19, 2014, the Overnight Winter Odd/Even Parking ban shall be placed in effect until further notice for approximately one month. Parking shall be allowed on the odd-numbered side of the street (unless otherwise restricted) between the hours of midnight and 7:00AM. Vehicles parked on the even-numbered side of the street will be ticketed and may be towed if is it determined that the free flow of traffic is impeded. This has become necessary due to the large amount of snow on the side streets, which has narrowed the streets
Committee of the Whole Meeting February 18, 2014 5:30PM Download PDF Committee of the Whole Meeting February 18, 2014 6:00PM Download PDF Regular Meeting February 18, 2014 Download PDF Committee of the Whole Meeting February 25, 2014 5:30PM Download PDF Committee of the Whole Meeting February 25, 2014 6:00PM Download PDF
In accordance with U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development regulations, grantees are required to advise residents about the progress of its current federal entitlement programs and seek input from its residents prior to drafting the Year 40 (July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015) CDBG Action Plan. The hearing also provides an opportunity to seek input from low and moderate-income citizens, representatives of the nonprofit agencies that serve them and the general public. The City of Medford is an entitlement community and is eligible to apply for approximately $1.4 million. Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM Medford Senior
February 19, 2014 Update: Medford’s Snow Emergency was lifted as of 10:30AM Wednesday, February 19th. February 18, 2014 Update: with more snow on the way a Snow Emergency is in effect in Medford on Tuesday, February 18th until further notice. February 14, 2014 Update: Medford’s snow emergency continues to remain in effect and will be in effect through Saturday’s snow storm Please be advised that a snow emergency has been declared beginning Thursday, February 13, 2014 as of noon time (12:00pm) until further notice. While the snow emergency is in effect, the winter parking restrictions will be enforced. No parking
Medford’s Department of Public Works has added two new vehicles to its fleet. Both are 2014 International Dump/Sander Trucks with Plows, Model 7400. These vehicles will be able to be used year round; in the winter for plowing and sanding and in the summer (with plows off) for hot top and construction jobs. Pictured left to right: Michael Harvey, Brendan Seluta, Timothy McCarthy, Mayor Michael J. McGlynn, DPW Acting Commissioner Paul Gere, Dennis Doherty, Richard McKenna and Steve Tenaglia.
The neighborhood public meeting to provide details about noise and retaining walls in Medford from Broadway to Winthrop Street (including College Avenue Station) that was cancelled last week due to the weather has been rescheduled for 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Monday, February 24, 2014. The meeting will take place at St. Clement School, 579 Boston Avenue in Medford. Served by MBTA Bus Routes 80, 89, 94, 96 and 101. Please join us to learn about what is proposed in your neighborhood! Throughout January and February, MassDOT and the MBTA have been hosting a series of neighborhood public meetings to
The Medford Mustang boys and girls hockey teams dedicated their season to Helen McGlynn on Saturday at LoConte Rink. McGlynn, the mother of Medford Mayor Michael McGlynn, recently passed away. She was 92. Mayor McGlynn is pictured holding a special pink jersey (pink was Helen’s favorite color) with his brother Richard and father Jack. McGlynn’s sisters, Karen McGlynn Devine and Bernadette McGlynn Davis, are also pictured, along with the captains of the boys and girls varsity hockey teams- Ross Watson, DJ Galvin, Brian Whooley, Brittani Lanzilli, Adrienne Porrazzo, and Marissa Williams.
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