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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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Three Malden Police Officers Recently Sworn In

Wednesday August 2, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, Police Chief Kevin Molis and Police Commissioner Salvatore Gennetti were in attendance as three new officers were recently sworn in. Patrick Kinnon, Ayrton Borges and Cory D’Entremont, attended the Northern Essex Community...

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Mystic Youth Rugby enjoys a Great Program!

Wednesday August 2, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson was recently on hand to congratulate the participants of the Mystic Youth Rugby summer program following a great session. Mystic Youth Rugby was established by members of the men’s Mystic River Rugby Team who wanted to...

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Learn and Earn Grant inspires “Tiny House” at MHS

Thursday July 27, 2017

Ted Lombardi, Principal of Malden High School recently announced that Malden High School has been awarded a "Learn and Earn" Grant by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center for academic year 2017-2018. MHS was the recipient of this grant for the...

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Connecting Youth and Seniors

Thursday July 27, 2017

Last week, the Community Garden Youth Workshop created flower bouquets to be donated to the Senior Center. The youth are part of the Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment program working for the Malden Teen Enrichment Center during the summer and the...

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2017 Malden High Summer School Graduation

Thursday July 27, 2017

Hats and caps off to the recent Malden High School Summer Session graduates. Mayor Gary Christenson joined Principal Ted Lombardi to congratulate the students, class of 2017 on receiving their high school diplomas. Principal Lombardi opened the...

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Atria Maplewood Place Second Annual “Chef Showdown”

Tuesday July 25, 2017

Last week Atria Maplewood Place hosted their second annual “Chef Showdown” event where Dining Service Director, Mark Contini, challenged Malden Emergency Center Volunteer Jeffery Souther, to a cooking competition. The “Celebrity judges” included...

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West Nile Virus Reported in Mosquitos in Malden

Friday August 3, 2018

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been isolated from mosquitoes in the Delta Terrace area of Malden. This news should serve as a warning that mosquitoes pose a health threat between now and...

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MHS Students Showcase Art at the Mayor’s Office

Thursday July 13, 2017

Malden High School student artists along with Art Teachers Ms. Mary Ann Seager, and Mr. Joe Luongo recently brightened up the Mayor’s office at 17 Pleasant Street with their colorful artwork. Among the students’...

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First Summer Concert of 2017 Series is a Huge Success

Thursday July 13, 2017

A great turnout of residents enjoyed the first of the Mayor’s Summer Concert series on Tuesday, July 11th at the Malden High School Courtyard. The “Keep It Real Band” wowed the audience for two hours with popular Motown and classic rock favorites...

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City of Malden 2017 Summer Concert Series

Monday July 10, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson is pleased to present the City of Malden’s Summer Concert Series. A total of six concerts will be featured this summer featuring a few newcomers! Local bands will be making the most of the summer heat on the following...

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Independence Day 2017 Malden Style

Thursday July 6, 2017

In continuing a tradition starting two years ago, Mayor Gary Christenson, Library Director Dora St. Martin, City and elected officials, members of the Historical Society, Girls Scouts, and many residents enjoyed several special events on Friday,...

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Mayor Interviewed on Portuguese Radio Show

Thursday July 6, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently appeared with Pastor Glauder Oliveira on the Assembly of God Church Radio Show. The show, broadcast on Station WLYN 1360 AM is entirely in Portuguese. Sarah Oliveira, a student at Linden STEAM Academy, translated...

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MOA Fundraiser Raises Thousands

Thursday July 6, 2017

Malden Overcoming Addiction (MOA) recently held a sold-out #TOGETHERWECAN Comedy Night fundraiser at the Malden Irish American Club. On hand to support and speak at the event were Mayor Gary Christenson, State Representative Paul Brodeur and...

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Malden Marine PFC Mark Ortiz Returns Home

Thursday July 6, 2017

Lifelong Maldonian and 2015 Malden High School Graduate, Private First Class Mark Ortiz recently returned from ten weeks of Basic Training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina. Mayor Gary Christenson dropped by his...

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Malden Now Offers Styrofoam Recycling

Wednesday July 5, 2017

The City of Malden recently partnered with recycling vendor SaveThatStuff to offer residents Styrofoam recycling. Residents may now bring white Styrofoam items marked #6 EPS (Expanded Polystyrene) to a special recycling container at the Malden...

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