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West Nile Virus Confirmed in Newton Mosquitoes

West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in Newton mosquitoes, the City’s Health & Human Services Department announced on August 7. There have been no reports of human infection in Massachusetts so far this year. Mosquitoes carrying the virus …



City of Medford State Primary Election September 9, 2014

State Primary ElectionCity of MedfordTuesday, September 9, 2014Polls Open 7:00 AM and Close at 8:00 PMOfficesDemocratic and Republican BallotsThose who can vote are Registered Democrats, Republicans and Unenrolled VotersSenator in …


Staying Safe in your Home

Additional Care, Private Home Care Services Additional Care, the private care division of the Greater Medford Visiting Nurse Association, is a Private Home Care Service that offers personalized private home care to assist adults and seniors.  Our …


Annual President's Luncheon

Annual President's Luncheon on May 18, 2008 


Flags to be lowered to Half-Staff in Honor of Major General Harold J. Greene

Flags to be lowered to Half-Staff at all State Buildings in Honor of Major General Harold J. GreeneGovernor Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from …


Trumpeter Sean Jones Named Chair of Berklee's Brass Department

Berklee College of Music has named noted trumpeter Sean Jones chair of the college’s Brass Department. Jones will build on the legacy of the department and ensure that graduates have the skills to thrive in a music industry that is …


Enter Your Prize Winning Tomatoes in the 30th Annual Massachusetts Tomato Contest!

The contest this year will be held on Monday, August 18th from 9:30 am – 1 pm, at the newlocation of the Boston Public Market Farmers’ Market on 136 Blackstone Street, Boston (on theGreenway).  Tomatoes will be judged by a panel of experts on …




Not-So-Fun Facts About Bottled Water

Did you know that the bottled water industry started in Boston? Also, bottled water produces over 10,000 times more greenhouse gases than tap water. Check out these not-so-fun facts about bottled water, and consider making the switch to tap. …


Learning to Live with Water in a Coastal City

 Do you have what it takes to save Boston from the rising tide?Boston is a city built along water, and as a result, we are a city vulnerable to climate change and sea level rise. Thankfully, a solution is on the way, and the city wants you to be a …


Berklee Alumna Launches SongwriterLink Platform that Matches Songwriters for Collaborations

SongwriterLink, a newly launched songwriting collaboration platform created by recent Berklee College of Music grad Lisa Occhino, is the only website that uses matching engine technology – the same kind that dating websites use – to help users …


Patrick Administration Proclaims August 3rd - 9th Massachusetts Farmers Market Week

The Patrick Administration has proclaimed August 3rd‐9th Massachusetts Farmers’ MarketWeek, calling farmers’ markets across the state “essential to the vitality of Massachusetts farms and communities.”   With over 250 farmers’ markets …


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