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Celebrating a Century!

Tuesday June 20, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson and City Council President Peg Crowe wished 59 Green Street resident Rose Beggelman a very happy 100th birthday. Rose has called Malden home for nearly 50 years. Rose is particularly proud of raising her family while...

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City and Elected Officials Tour Forestdale Park

Monday June 19, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently participated with Volunteers of America (VOA) President and CEO Thomas Bierbaum, State Representative Paul Brodeur, Ward 5 City Councillor Barbara Murphy, Malden Redevelopment Authority Executive Director Deborah...

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New Convenience Store Opens in West End

Monday June 19, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson and members of the Malden Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new store to the West End of Malden. “One Stop Dollar” located at 70 Summer Street, is a general supply store that offers convenient shopping for a variety of...

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MHS Students Win Reading Contest

Monday June 19, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson was thrilled to present five Malden High School students with certificates in recognition of completing the 2016-2017 MHS Reading Challenge. The contest, organized by Librarian Mary Liberge and English Teacher Brenden Maney...

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Flag Retirement Ceremony 2017

Monday June 19, 2017

Last Saturday Mayor Gary Christenson, Councillor John Matheson, Director of Veterans Services Kevin Jarvis and the Malden Boy and Girl Scouts participated in the American Legion Malden Post #69 annual Flag Retirement Ceremony. Commander Larry...

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Malden Celebrates Flag Day

Friday June 16, 2017

The City of Malden celebrated Flag Day on June 14th at Bell Rock Memorial Park. The annual event was coordinated by Ward 1 City Councillor Peg Crowe and School Committee member Mike Drummey. Mayor Gary Christenson, State Representative Steve...

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MHS Offers Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Monday June 12, 2017

Malden High School Principal Ted Lombardi is pleased to report the School has signed a Pre-Apprenticeship Agreement with the Division of Apprentice Standards. Malden High School is the first non-vocational technical high school to be able to...

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2017 Flag Retirement Ceremony

Thursday June 8, 2017

Commander Larry Clark of the American Legion Post #69 in Malden has announced that there will be a Flag Retirement Ceremony on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 11 AM at the American Legion Post #69, 368...

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ABCD Head Start Celebrates Opening of New Facility

Thursday June 8, 2017

Congresswoman Katherine Clark, Mayor Gary Christenson, Medford Mayor Stephanie Muccini Burke, State Senators Jason Lewis and Sal DiDomenico, State Representatives Paul Donato, Paul Brodeur and Steve Ultrino and City Councillors Peg Crowe and Neil...

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FOOGI Plant Swap

Thursday June 8, 2017

Mayor Christenson and City Councillor Barbara Murphy joined the Friends of Oak Grove (FOOGI) for their recent plant swap event at Malden's Community Garden along the Bike Path. Participants brought plants, seeds, cuttings, pots and books to swap...

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8D Gaming Opens in Malden

Wednesday June 7, 2017

8D Gaming located at 63 Exchange Street recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new high-tech room escape themed gaming facility. The family friendly establishment offers three challenging escape and...

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Author Cammie McGovern Honored at Malden Reads Event

Wednesday June 7, 2017

Mayor Christenson recently prepared a citation on behalf of the City that was presented to visiting author, Cammie McGovern to thank her for generously spending time with Malden elementary school students. Ms. McGovern who was the featured guest...

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Malden Celebrates Flag Day

Wednesday June 14, 2017

The City of Malden will celebrate Flag Day on Wednesday, June 14th at 5 PM at Bell Rock Memorial Park on Main Street. Elected and City officials and residents can look forward to patriotic songs being performed...

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Malden High School Class of 2017 Graduates

Wednesday June 7, 2017

The Malden High School Class of 2017 graduated on Sunday June 4, 2017 in a ceremony at Macdonald Stadium. MHS Principal Ted Lombardi officiated at the ceremony where 446 students celebrated their milestone. Mayor Gary Christenson, Interim...

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Firefighters’ Memorial Sunday Held June 4th

Tuesday June 6, 2017

Many turned out for the 149th Annual Malden Fire Department Firefighters’ Memorial Sunday on June 5th.  Every year since 1869 on the first Sunday of June, a Memorial Service is held at the Forest Dale Cemetery following a march from the Central...

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Malden High School Pathways Graduation - 2017

Tuesday June 6, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently joined Malden High School Principal Ted Lombardi, Interim Superintendent Dr. Charles Grandson, School Committee members,  teachers and personnel for the 2017 Malden High School Pathways graduation. MHS offers many...

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Malden Receives Green Communities Funding

Tuesday June 6, 2017

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito and Massachusetts Commissioner of Department of Energy Resources Judith Judson attended a ceremony in Malden last week to present Mayor Gary Christenson and the City of Malden with a check in the amount $332,540....

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Malden Honors its Veterans on Memorial Day 2017

Thursday June 1, 2017

Memorial Day 2017 kicked off with a tribute by our students in honor of our Nation’s Veterans on Friday, May 26th at Malden High School. The ceremony included a selection of patriotic songs and speeches. The event was led by Choral Arts Director...

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City of Malden Recreation Department Summer Programs

Tuesday May 30, 2017

School is almost out and the Malden Recreation Department has some great activities to keep the kids active and busy while having lots of fun! The Recreation Department is offering a variety of activities this summer and registration is...

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Arbor Day in Malden 2017

Thursday May 25, 2017

Ward 3 City Councillor John Matheson recently held his Annual Arbor Day Celebration and tree planting at Fellsmere Park. This American tradition serves to remind the community about the importance of taking care of and protecting our trees. This...

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