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The Malden Board of Health has recently amended Section 21, Regulation O, Restricting the Sale and Use of Tobacco Products & Nicotine Delivery Products, of the Board of Health Rules and Regulations. The amendment added the following to this section:
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From 4:30 – 6:30 PM, in the parking lots of Medford City Hall. This is a free event, but the City is collecting toys for the United States Marines Corps Toys for Tots Program. Everyone who attends is urged to bring along a NEW, UNWRAPPED toy to donate to this campaign.
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Three weeks after Massachusetts voters rejected the effort to repeal the state’s 2011 casino law, Robert DeSalvio, President of Wynn Resorts presented Mayor Gary Christenson and members of the City Council with a $1,000,000 check in accordance with View full article »



SUDBURY — Fire Chief William Miles reports that the Sudbury Fire Department responded this afternoon to a house fire on Boston Post Road.
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On November 20th, 2014, at approximately 5 PM the Tewksbury Police Department responded to the Enterprise Bank, located at 910 Andover Street, for an armed robbery.
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An Arlington Public Schools sport utility vehicle was driving from Lexington to Arlington via Route 2A this afternoon, when it was struck by another vehicle around 12:10 p.m. Thursday. The crash caused the Arlington vehicle to exit the roadway and crash into a building on Lowell Street in Lexington.
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Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Boston Parks Commissioner Chris Cook, and The Skating Club of Boston President Joseph Blount are pleased to announce the opening of the Boston Common Frog Pond Skating Rink for the 2014/2015 winter season on Saturday, View full article »

Press Release November 20, 2014

Change of Traffic Pattern

East Plain Street/School Street/Commonwealth Road

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BOSTON — On Friday Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Assistant Commissioner Bethany Card will join the Charles River Watershed View full article »


Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended “The Future of Our Community” event held at the Malden YMCA where two individuals and one company received Spirit Awards for going above and beyond in making a difference for many in the Malden community.
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The annual Thanksgiving morning FOOTBALL game is upon us! The Belmont Marauders vs the Watertown View full article »

Volunteers from Youth Options Unlimited Boston will prepare and serve 250 meals at annual luncheon in Dorchester
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
For the second year in a row, Salemwood School Assistant Principal Abdel Sepulveda partnered with the South Sudanese Family Enrichment Saturday Bridges Program. The grant funded program works in partnership View full article »


On Monday, December 8th, join Andover DCS for a fun and different adult workshop class in Jewelry View full article »

Article 7 in a series on the Arlington, MA Master Planning process. Prepared by Barbara Thornton (
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Mayor Martin J. Walsh will join Back Bay residents at Arlington Street for the lighting of Commonwealth Avenue Mall at 5 p.m. on Monday, December 1.
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In this weekly culinary column, I will be focusing on one dish – giving the reader a quick history of the dish, the classical preparation of it, and of course, my own spin on the classic
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We are growing beards for a good cause! Each officer involved has donated $100 for the privilege of breaking regulations that call for clean shaven officers. All… money collected will be donated to the Boston Children’s Hospital Holiday Fund.
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WED, DEC 3, 2014 – 4:30 – 6:30 PM – MEDFORD CITY HALL


WROR’S STREET TEAM – providing music and games for the kids, Along with Boston DJ & Video!
The Lighting of the Hanukkah Menorah, the Christmas Tree,
and the Kwanza Kinara!
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Five members of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office (MSO) were honored Monday, November 17, during the 2014 Correctional Employee of the Year Ceremony.
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25 Bags of Cocaine, Cash, and Vehicle Seized by Police

STONEHAM — Police Chief James McIntyre is pleased to report the arrest of an alleged major cocaine trafficker after a lengthy investigation.
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BURLINGTON — Police Chief Michael R. Kent is pleased to report that a second suspect has been charged in connection with an October home invasion.
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By William Tauro

Photo:Laurie Cunha and Rich Scirocco photographed here with Senator Sal Didomenico presenting the couple with an official a”Anniversary Citation.”

The Tumble Inn Diner has also received the “Best Breakfast & Lunch Award” from Boston News Group for their “off the charts amazing breakfast and dinner ratings and menus!”

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Mayor Gary Christenson attended Malden’s very first Grilled Cheese Throwdown! The event was sponsored by Stockpot Malden and was held at The Triangle Café on Pearl Street. Food View full article »

Mayor Gary Christenson was presented an appreciation award as he congratulated 100 graduates at last week’s Salter School graduation, many of whom are Malden residents. The

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The RPL Book Group continues with a discussion of a highly readable nonfiction title on Tuesday, December 9 at 7:00 p.m. Please note that the meeting location for RPL Book Group while the Library is being renovated will be Reading Memorial High School Library.
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Will strengthen Boston’s digital media, service, and engagement strategy

BOSTON – Today, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the appointment of Lauren Lockwood as Boston’s first-ever Chief Digital Officer. In her role, Lockwood will unite and strengthen the View full article »

Mayor Gary Christenson and City Councillors John Matheson, Craig Spadafora, David D’Arcangelo and Debbie DeMaria will hold a meeting for residents on:
Wednesday, November 19th at
6:30 PM, Beebe School Auditorium,
401 Pleasant Street
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Monday/Nov 17th at 1 PM in the Mayor’s Office. Topics to be discussed include DPW equipment & works in progress, public art and the medford public schools, new fire alarm system, updates to parks including new basketball & tennis courts where needed, the addition of bicycle lanes to streets in Medford, updates to the Shepherd Brooks Estate and an additional plaque at Honor Roll park on Winthrop Street.

Will create nearly 300 units of housing and revitalize areas

BOSTON – Last night, the Board of Directors for the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) and Economic Development Industrial Corporation (EDIC) approved four View full article »



Andover DCS invites the community to celebrate the holidays throughout the month of December with festive programming that will bring excitement to the season!

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Members of the Fenway High School community gathered on November 13 to celebrate senior Jalissa Ross’s signing to the University of Rhode Island’s basketball team. Ross, who was named to the City League All-Star Team last season, also helped lead the team to a City League championship. View full article »

Parking Clerk, Denise Graffeo, reminds residents that the overnight street parking ban is in effect on all streets from November 1, 2014 between the hours of 12:00 midnight to 6:00 AM, and remains in effect until March 31, 2015 (Town By-Law 8.24.010). A fine of $25.00 will be imposed for a violation of this section.
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Mayor Gary Christenson invites residents to join him for informal office hours at Dunkin Donuts, 57 Eastern Avenue (next to Cataldo Ambulance) on Wednesday, November 19th from 8:00-9:30 AM.
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Your help in spreading the word is much appreciated! Last year they had 3,000 donation.
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Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Honourable Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia, are pleased to announce Boston’s 73rd Annual Official Tree Lighting on Boston Common on Thursday, December 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, November 15, the 319th day of 2014 with 46 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:34 and sunset is @ 4:22. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1777 – The Continental Congress approved the Articles of Confederation, a precursor to theConstitution of the United States of America, after 16 months of debate.
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Partnership will open US market for EGM’s patented technology that permanently bonds hydrocarbon based diesel and jet fuels with water to produce cleaner, more efficient fuels.
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BOSTON – Access to Advanced Placement courses has increased and student achievement in AP classes is on the rise in the Boston Public Schools – earning BPS a spot on the national Advanced Placement Honor Roll this year.

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Mayor Gary Christenson joined Linden STEAM Academy students and teachers on Monday, November 10th, as they held a Veterans Day Observance at the Veterans’ Monuments at the Linden Victory Delta. The students were reminded of the ultimate sacrifice made by many of our Nation’s heroes. The Linden Victory Delta contains monuments to Malden’s Fallen Heroes of the Korean and Vietnam Wars. The Veterans Memorial at Linden School honors World War I, World War II and Vietnam Veterans.

Photo 1:courtesy of Paul Hammersley,
City of Malden

Photo 2:A young student leads the Veterans Day Ceremony

Students reflect on the Memorial honoring Linden War Veterans

A 76 year old Wayland man, who was the operator of the 1998 Toyota Corolla, has died. Police will not release the gentlemen’s name until all family members are notified. The case remains under investigation by the Wayland Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Traffic Crash Reconstruction Team.

This press release will be updated as more details become available.



Partnerships with Police, Schools, Government on Display with Live Drill
Note: Click here for a downloadable HD video from Shooter Detection Systems.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, November 12, the 316th day of 2014 with 49 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:31 and sunset is @ 4:25. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus.
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LITTLETON — Police Chief Matthew J. King and Fire Chief Scott Wodzinski are pleased to report that Littleton Police Officers and Firefighters were able to help reverse the effects of a potentially fatal overdose in a patient on Friday evening, using Narcan
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​Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Boston Parks Commissioner Chris Cook, the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 12th annual lighting of the park’s signature trellises View full article »


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