news in medford

Medford preservation projects move forward | 5:25 PM

MEDFORD — A city committee has its first review of funding requests for the new-to-Medford Community Preservation Act (CPA). The

01/13/2017 - Medford/Somerville, Mass. - Nonprofit organizations from Medford, Somerville, Boston, and Grafton receive grants from the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund on Jan. 13, 2017. Contributions to the fund are made by Tufts employees from all campuses. (Anna Miller/Tufts University)
Tufts puts the call out for local charities | 6:05 PM

MEDFORD — Tufts University is accepting applications for grants to community-based charitable organizations in the school’s host communities. The Tufts

Medford board approves Tufts housing plan | 10:47 PM

MEDFORD — Despite concerns expressed by neighborhood residents and one city official, the Medford Zoning Board of Appeals approved a

Duo thankful to serve Medford | 10:40 PM

MEDFORD — Two long-serving Medford School Committee members finished their city service on Monday. School Committeeman Robert E. Skerry Jr.

Item Santa: The compassion of children | 4:59 PM

In letter after letter received this year, parents told Item Santa their kids know the family doesn’t make enough money

Medford seeks new superintendent | 9:29 PM

MEDFORD — Like a solid, “old school” basketball team, the Medford School Committee on Monday announced it will look “inside”