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Florence Burns, Former Library Trustee, Honored

Tuesday March 28, 2017

Florence C. Burns, who passed away in 2001 at age 80, was recently honored with a dedication of the Fireplace Reading Room in the Converse Building of the Malden Public Library. The fireplace has recently been refurbished with an electric...

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Al Locke Basketball League Thunder take Championship!

Tuesday March 28, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended the Al Locke Basketball League 2017 Championship game at the Salemwood School. The Thunder took the Championship Crown by beating the Heat in an exciting game. Way to go Thunder!

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Malden Schools Participate in Model UN Project

Wednesday March 22, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson congratulated Forestdale School Social Studies Teacher Matthew Patrie and the 7th grade students who participated in the Model UN Project which took place on March 3rd at Northeastern University. Students from five Malden...

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Complete Streets Task Force Public Forum

Tuesday March 21, 2017

This past fall, the City of Malden’s Complete Streets Policy went into effect and is designed to provide safety and accessibility for all the users of our streets, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, motorists, and for people of...

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Paws Up Daycare Grand Opening

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Mayor Christensen recently attended the Grand Opening celebration of “Paws Up Daycare and Training,” a doggie daycare and training facility located at 297 Highland Avenue. The kennel free daycare facility ensures that our four legged friends have...

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Longtime Senior Center Driver, Tom Glynn, Remembered

Tuesday March 21, 2017

A Remembrance and Dedication Ceremony was recently held in honor of Senior Center Shuttle Service Provider, Tom Glynn, who passed away in January. A memorial portrait of Tom was unveiled by the Council on Aging at the ceremony which took place on...

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Housing Families Annual Legislative Breakfast

Monday March 20, 2017

Housing Families, Inc. (HFI), a Malden-based nonprofit recently held its annual Legislative Breakfast at the Irish American Club in Malden. The annual event brings together legislators, homeless and formerly homeless families to encourage a...

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Library Employee Celebrates 45 Years of Employment

Wednesday March 15, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson joined Malden Public Library Director Dora St. Martin and Library staff to congratulate longtime employee, Marjorie Glennon on 45 years of outstanding service to the Library. In 1972 Marge began working for the Library as a...

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Community ‘N Unity Report Presentation

Wednesday March 15, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, City and elected officials, faith based leaders and residents gathered for the presentation of a report on the “City of Malden’s Community Conversations on Race” which was compiled and delivered by facilitators Strategy...

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Malden Senior Center Arts & Crafts Fair

Wednesday March 15, 2017

The Malden Senior Community Center, 7 Washington Street will be holding an Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday, April 22nd from 9 AM-3 PM. The event is being organized by Pat Barkhouse and his wife Nancy, patrons...

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Celebrating a Diamond Anniversary!

Tuesday March 7, 2017

Mayor Christenson congratulated Midge and Arnie Hammersley on their 60 years of marriage and presented them with a citation on behalf of the City in recognition of their milestone. Malden residents for more than 60 years, the Hammersleys were...

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White Ribbon Day Invites Men to Help End Violence

Tuesday March 7, 2017

Malden High School recently participated in the Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign at the Malden High School courtyard. Mayor Gary Christenson, City Councillor-At-Large Debbie DeMaria, Principal Ted Lombardi, teachers, staff and students...

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Malden Reads Opening Ceremony

Monday March 6, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson recently attended the Malden Reads Opening Celebration held at the Malden Public Library. The event included a tour of the Library’s Ryder Gallery and featured refreshments, cultural exhibits and conversation about this...

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Malden Recycling Day!

Monday March 6, 2017

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will hold a recycling day for a variety of items including tires, televisions, computer monitors and car batteries on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Residents of Malden will be able to bring...

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Last Group Photo at 200 Pleasant Street!

Thursday March 2, 2017

On an unseasonably warm January afternoon Senator Edward Markey and former Malden Mayors Richard Howard and Jim Conway joined Mayor Gary Christenson, members of the City Council, School Committee and City employees for one last photo in front of...

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Longtime Malden Priest Celebrates 90 Years

Thursday March 2, 2017

Longtime Malden Priest, Father John Paris recently turned 90 years young! Mayor Gary Christenson and State Representative Steve Ultrino presented Father Paris with a citation in recognition of his milestone birthday. Mayor Christenson also...

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Longtime Malden Resident Celebrates a Century

Thursday March 2, 2017

Longtime Malden resident Mary Stella Motzkin celebrated 100 years on February 28th! Mayor Gary Christenson along with Police Chief Kevin Molis visited Mary’s home to deliver her a citation in recognition of her milestone birthday. Mary has lived...

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Board of Health Commission

Source: Board of Health Wednesday March 1, 2017

The Malden City Council is seeking a citizen representative for appointment to a three year term on the Board of Health Commission.  This part time, stipend position, is for a qualified individual who can assist and advise the Director of Public...

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Attention All Youth!

Tuesday February 28, 2017

Mayor Christenson’s 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program application process begins on Tuesday, February 28th!  Applications must be filled out online on the City of Malden website under “employment” beginning Tuesday, February 28, 2017...

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Three Malden Police Cadets Sworn in as Officers

Tuesday February 28, 2017

Mayor Gary Christenson, Police Chief Kevin Molis and Police Commissioner Salvatore Gennetti were in attendance as three student officers were recently sworn in. Patrick Kinnon, Ayrton Borges and Cory D’Entremont, who all have impressive...

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Community Input Requested on Open Space and Recreation

Thursday February 23, 2017

The Malden community is asked to take part in a public forum on March 9th to learn more about the City’s Open Space and Recreation Plan and to provide input on the plan moving forward. A thirteen (13) member committee will be...

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White Ribbon Day Invites Men to Help End Violence

Thursday February 23, 2017

Malden will be participating in the Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign on Wednesday, March 1st at 2:30 PM at the Malden High School courtyard. A flag will be raised as part of the “Raise a Flag to Raise Awareness” initiative by men and boys...

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