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First Annual Malden Road Race 10K

Friday July 20, 2018

Malden’s First Annual 10K Road Race, which took place on Sunday, July 15, boasted a participation of more than 1,500 runners from around the state. The route began and ended at Piantedosi Baking Co. at 240 Commercial Street. A post-race BBQ...

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Maldon, England Residents Visit Malden, MA

Thursday July 19, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson and Library Director Dora St. Martin recently welcomed residents of Maldon, England to our city. Gordon and Carol Meiling were on holiday in the United States visiting many tourist attractions in the Boston area and made...

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Summer Eats Serves Children during Summer Months

Thursday July 19, 2018

Malden’s Summer Eats program is in full swing! The program is administered by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education with the support of the Child Nutrition Outreach Program at Project Bread. Mayor Christenson,...

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Mayor’s Annual Senior Citizens Cookout

Tuesday July 17, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson will be holding his annual Senior Citizens Cookout on Thursday, August 16th from 4-6 PM at Anthony’s, 105 Canal Street. The event will be held for the benefit of Malden seniors and tickets...

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Longtime Malden HR Employee Retires

Wednesday July 11, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated longtime City employee Stella Pinkham on her recent retirement. Stella, a lifelong Malden resident worked in the Human Resources Department. Although she began her service in the senior tax work-off program,...

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Recent Upgrades at Malden Public Library

Tuesday July 10, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson was on hand with Malden Public Library Director Dora St. Martin to thank members of the Adelaide Breed Bayrd Foundation for funding support of two of the Library’s most recent renovations: a new wheelchair lift providing...

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Independence Day 2018 - Malden Style

Thursday July 5, 2018

In continuing a tradition begun several years ago, Mayor Gary Christenson, Library Director Dora St. Martin, City Councillor Steve Winslow, School Committee member Rob McCarthy and residents kicked off Independence Day on Friday, June 29th with...

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Bingo Night at 630 Salem Street

Thursday July 5, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson was invited to participate as a guest caller at the last Bingo of the season at 630 Salem Street. Always looking forward to this opportunity, the Mayor was also able to enjoy time with the residents and hear about their...

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City Works to Combat Opioid Epidemic

Tuesday July 3, 2018

As part of the Fiscal Year 2019 budget which took effect on July 1st was the creation of an Addiction Recovery Resource Specialist within the Health Department to help assist residents who are suffering from opioid addiction.

Mayor Gary...

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Grand Opening of Wanderlust Voyages Travel Agency

Monday July 2, 2018

Mayor Christenson recently attended the Grand Opening celebration of the new location of Wanderlust Voyages Travel Agency, 119 Ferry Street. The business owners came together in February of 2016 in a small office at 6 Pleasant Street to launch a...

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Grand Opening of South Cove Community Health Center

Tuesday June 26, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson, City Councillors Peg Crowe, Ryan O’Malley and Steve Winslow, along with many members of the Malden community participated in a Grand Opening Celebration at South Cove Community Health Center, 277 Commercial Street, the...

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July 4th City Services Open / Closed

Tuesday June 26, 2018

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closing early on Tuesday, July 3rd and closed Wednesday, July 4th in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.  

List of City Services Open/Closed for the...

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McDonalds Grand Re-Opening

Tuesday June 26, 2018

Mayor Christenson was on hand to celebrate the Grand Re-Opening of McDonalds on Broadway. New Owner Sarah Teck has overseen the complete overhaul to the restaurant, both inside and out, to make it more open and comfortable for patrons. They have...

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Malden Holds 2nd Filipino Festival

Tuesday June 26, 2018

Malden’s Second Annual Filipino Festival at the YMCA was even more jam-packed than the first! The event was organized and coordinated by former Malden resident Kristine Bautista, from her new home in Washington State. The annual event promotes...

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Celebrating 65 Years of Marriage!

Wednesday June 20, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated Joanna and Herbert “Bob” Goodwin on 65 years of marriage and presented them with a citation on behalf of the City in recognition of their milestone. Married in 1953 when Bob returned from his service in the...

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Grand Opening of Hidden Beauty

Tuesday June 19, 2018

Mayor Gary Christenson and Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Joan Ford Mongeau recently attended the Grand Opening celebration of Hidden Beauty located at 54 Summer Street. The business specializes in Eyebrow Threading as well as Henna...

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Malden Celebrates Flag Day 2018

Tuesday June 19, 2018

The City of Malden celebrated Flag Day on June 14th at historic Bell Rock Memorial Park at the memorial monument known as “The Flag Defenders.” The annual event was coordinated by Ward 1 City Councillor Peg Crowe and School Committee member Mike...

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Malden to Reenact Historical Town Instructions

Tuesday June 19, 2018

Please join Mayor Gary Christenson and Library Director Dora St. Martin as Malden gets into the spirit of Independence Day with a series of exciting events at the Malden Public Library, 36 Salem Street on Friday, June 29th.  

Taking place...

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