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Labor Day 2017 - City Services Open/Closed

Thursday August 31, 2017

Please take notice that municipal offices in City Hall will be closed Friday, September 1st through Monday, September 4th in observance of the Labor Day Holiday and reopen on Tuesday, September 5th for normal business hours.

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Breakfast with the Mayor

Thursday August 31, 2017

In keeping with a tradition he established several years ago, the last raffle ticket drawn by Mayor Christenson at the Annual Senior Citizen’s Cookout is the person who joins him at a local restaurant as his guest.  Ward 7 resident Ji Di Wen was...

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Seeking Winter Contractors 2017

Wednesday August 30, 2017

Before you know it, it will be that time of year again! The City of Malden Department of Public Works is looking to hire Contractors to plow and/or sand this winter. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must be fully equipped....

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Sprint Store Ribbon Cutting

Tuesday August 29, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended a ribbon cutting ceremony welcoming a new Sprint Store to Malden. The corporately owned retailer is located at 155 Centre Street in the location formerly occupied by Radio Shack. Sprint Store offers...

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3rd Annual Fairy House Festival at Pine Banks Park

Tuesday August 29, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, State Representative Paul Brodeur, City Council President Peg Crowe, Councillors Craig Spadafora, John Matheson and Jadeane Sica joined hundreds of residents from Malden and surrounding cities and towns to attend Malden’s...

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Mayor’s Annual Senior Citizens Cookout 2017

Wednesday August 23, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently held his Annual Senior Citizens Cookout under the outdoor tent at Anthony’s of Malden. More than 430 seniors from around the City attended the event and enjoyed a fun evening filled with delicious food, music,...

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Ribbon Cutting at 100-150 Exchange Street Apartments

Wednesday August 23, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently participated in a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the new transit oriented development owned by Combined Properties located at 100-150 Exchange Street Apartments. Designed to mirror neighboring residential community at...

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MOA Holds Celebration Day to Give Thanks

Tuesday August 22, 2017

Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA) recently held their annual “Malden Overcomes Day” which served to celebrate their second anniversary and to also thank the community for all the support that has been shown to the organization. The free event was...

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Eagle Scout Project Candidate Creates Butterfly Garden

Tuesday August 22, 2017

Boy Scout Troop 603 recently established an official Butterfly Garden in Malden’s O’Connell Park. The effort was spearheaded by Harrison Zeiberg as a part of his Eagle Scout project which he felt should benefit the Malden community in some way. “...

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Walkability Committee Installs Mile Markings on Bike Path

Tuesday August 22, 2017

The Malden Walkability Committee believed that one way to improve the walking experience on the Malden portion of the North Shore Community Trail would be to install mile markers. The Malden section of the Bike Path is 3.1 miles beginning at the...

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MOA Members become Certified Addictions Recovery Coaches

Tuesday August 22, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently congratulated Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA) President Paul Hammersley and MOA Recovery Coach Program Coordinator Dawna Aiello on receiving certifications from the Massachusetts Board of Substance Abuse...

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MIT Challenger Day Games Celebrate 11th Anniversary

Monday August 21, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, Medford Mayor Stephanie Muccini Burke, State Representative Paul Donato along with City and elected officials rolled out the red carpet for 75 All-Star Athletes who competed in the Medford Invitational Tournament’s (MIT)...

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City Receives Funding for Technology Upgrades in Schools

Monday August 21, 2017

Superintendent John Oteri and Mayor Gary Christenson are pleased to announce that Malden was selected for E-Rate Category 2 funding for the 2017-2018 school year in the amount of $486,604.59. Malden Public Schools Business Manager Toni Mertz and...

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Angel Baseball’s Second Annual “Strikeout Addiction”

Thursday August 17, 2017

The Brandano family joined with Angel Baseball Giants’ League President Julio Henriquez, current and former Giants, and Mayor Gary Christenson for an all-day event at Bruce Field that was geared toward raising awareness and “striking out”...

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AOH Division 12 Scholarship Recipient

Tuesday August 15, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson and Malden School Superintendent John Oteri congratulated recent Malden High School graduate Nathan Bernard who is the recipient of this year’s Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 12 Earl Edemann Memorial Scholarship award...

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8th Annual Seven Mile Road Church Soccer Nights

Thursday August 10, 2017

Soccer Nights Malden is a week-long soccer camp that promotes athletic skill, leadership, and brings communities together around the game of soccer. Organized by Malden’s Seven Mile Road Church, the annual program takes place at Macdonald Stadium...

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Malden Hosts Vietnamese-American Tennis Tournament

Wednesday August 9, 2017

As Malden is home to a large Vietnamese community, it was the perfect venue to host the First Annual Vietnamese-American Tennis Tournament at Amerige Park. Participants from across the state competed in the day-long event that was sponsored by...

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City Wide Student Poster Contest

Tuesday August 8, 2017

Late last spring the Mayor’s office invited students in all of Malden’s K-8 schools to participate in a poster contest with the criteria that their artwork show why Malden is such a wonderful place to live. The idea was for the City to showcase...

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Grand Opening of Sunshine Learning & Care, Inc.

Monday August 7, 2017

Sunshine Learning & Care, Inc. (Sunshine) welcomed Mayor Gary Christenson and members of the community for a Grand Opening ceremony at their recently renovated center at 165 Mountain Avenue. Sunshine Owners Xuli (Shirley) Huang Gervais and...

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OnStage Dance Company Grand Opening

Thursday August 3, 2017

OnStage Dance Company recently celebrated the Grand Opening of a new studio at 665 Salem Street in the space formerly occupied by a ballroom dancing studio. OnStage, which relocated to Malden from Somerville, is a non-profit arts organization...

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2017 Grade 8 Awards Ceremony

Wednesday August 2, 2017

Malden Title 1 Director Janice Raymond, Math Teacher Julie Jones and Mayor Gary Christenson joined several Malden teachers as well as Forestdale Principal Don Concannon and Salemwood School Principal Rebecca Gordon in congratulating students on...

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