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  1. Watch Hank Azaria Give Advice To College Grads In Voices From 'The Simpsons'Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    ... some of it sucks, but you have no choice but to sit through all of it." Azaria, who was an undergrad at Tufts' Medford, Massachusetts campus in the 1980's, took a swipe against Boston University in the voice of Moe, the bartender: "I didn't have the ...

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  2. Hank Azaria Gives Commencement Speech In 'Simpsons' VoicesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WMJX-FM Boston

    Tufts in Medford, MA got a great speech from Hank Azaria using Apu, Moe The Bartender, Chief Wiggum, and more, but then finally shared some of his wisdom.

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  3. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | North Country Now

    The St. Lawrence University Men's Lacrosse team limited the Tufts University scoring runs in the first half but a run of seven out of eight goals from the end of the second quarter through the third quarter for the Jumbos led to a 23-12 loss for the Saints ending a record breaking year in the semifinal game of the NCAA Division III Tournament Sunday afternoon on Bello Field in Medford, Massachusetts. Tufts advance to the NCAA Tournament championship game next Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia against the winner of Salisbury and "I wouldn't say we were outworked today," said Head Coach Mike Mahoney.

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  4. Workshop to Provide Communication Strategies for Dementia CaregiversRead the original story

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    The Alzheimer's Association is presenting a workshop on communication strategies for dementia caregivers Tuesday, June 7 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 170 Governors Ave., Medford. The workshop is free and open to the public.

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  5. Circle the Square Downtown Street Festival Returns June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    If you haven't been to Medford Square on the Third Thursday during the summer months, this is the year to do it. Now celebrating it's fifth year, Circle the Square returns on Thursday, June 16, July 21, and August 18 from 3:30-7:30pm.

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  6. Mac, Rocky Seeking HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    ... dog, housed trained and love going out for long walks. Kitty Connection is a no-kill, all volunteer rescue based in Medford and dedicated to helping animals in need. KC provides foster homes for them until they are adopted into loving, forever ...

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  7. Royall House Benefit June 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    Nationally renowned playwright Kirsten Greenidge will be the featured speaker at the annual Giving Voice program to benefit the Royall House and Slave Quarters in Medford on Sunday, June 5, 2016 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Ms. Greenidge's work shines a strong light on the intersection of race and class in America, and she enjoys the challenge of placing underrepresented voices on stage.

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  8. Walnut Street Center Groundbreaking May 26Read the original story

    Sunday | Inside Medford

    Walnut Street Center, a premier nonprofit human service agency that provides comprehensive supports to adults with intellectual disabilities, is relocating to a new building, in Medford MA, at 291 Mystic Avenue. The new building, which is a 42,000 square foot, one-level, fully handicap accessible space, will be completely renovated into a state-of-the-art facility and will be a positive upgrade for the Walnut Street team and the individuals supported.

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  9. Bird sightings in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Boston.com

    Plum Island : Sightings at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge included willow flycatchers and 17 species of warblers, including worm-eating, Tennessee, Cape May, bay-breasted, and Wilson's. Medford : At the Brooks Estate there were three yellow-billed cuckoos, a black-billed cuckoo, and 22 species of warblers including worm-eating, mourning, hooded, and cerulean.

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  10. Boston-area colleges to celebrate graduation ceremoniesRead the original story

    Saturday May 21 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Lesley University will celebrate graduation on Saturday at Blue Hill Pavilion in Boston, while Bentley University will host graduation events on its Waltham, Massachusetts, campus. The commencement speaker at Tufts in Medford, Massachusetts, will be actor Hank Azaria, an alumnus known for voicing several characters on the TV show "The Simpsons."

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  11. Federal Transit Official Offers Boost To Redesigned Green Line ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... scaled-down extension project, which would relocate Lechmere Station and bring six new T stations to Somerville and Medford. The revised plan was offered after the cost estimate for the original project ballooned from $2 billion to $3 billion. The ...

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  12. Michael Capuano: After Green Line extension, Mass. needs a new policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Boston.com

    ... as a whole, it is fair to ask them to contribute. The extension significantly benefits Cambridge, Somerville, and Medford. Cambridge and Somerville have committed to contributing $75 million. It's important to note that the federal government uses ...

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  13. Marguerite Lopes, a longtime social worker and activist, dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Boston.com

    ... and that they needed a system that understood those needs and worked to provide for them," said her son Vincent of Medford. A longtime activist, Ms. Lopes wrote an essay in 1968 about her decision to travel by bus from her then-home in Marion to ...

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  14. Senate Passes Transgender Anti-Discrimination LegislationRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Inside Medford

    Last week Senator Pat Jehlen (D-Somerville, Medford) and her colleagues in the Massachusetts Senate passed An Act Relative to Transgender Anti-Discrimination, which provides equal access to public places for every resident of the Commonwealth ...

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  15. MHS/MVTHS Awarded Teen Violence Prevention GrantRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Inside Medford

    Medford High School and the Medford Vocational Technical High School have been awarded a year, $10,000 grant from the State Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to address the need for teen dating violence prevention and intervention. Medford was one of school districts from across the Commonwealth selected for grant.

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  16. Medford Invitational Baseball Tournament in 20th YearRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Inside Medford

    The Medford Invitational Tournament is celebrating its' 20th Anniversary this year. Since their beginning in 1996, the MIT has made a big impact on baseball in Medford, Malden, and the Greater Boston area.

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  17. Jean M. Drago, 83, of GraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... cherished aunt, Mary Penella of North Quincy, several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Jean was born July 19, 1932 in Medford, the daughter of the late George and Mildred (Bottini) Hurley. She was raised in Medford and was a 1950 graduate of Somerville ...

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  18. Ex-Pens star Stevens pleads not guilty to chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | ESPN

    ... is scheduled for June 21. The Globe reported Thursday that the 51-year-old Stevens and a co-defendant from Medford, Massachusetts, were charged with conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone last fall. Stevens played 15 seasons ...

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  19. From one food truck to an empire, built on chicken and riceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Boston.com

    ... food business as it expands: consistency. The Chicken & Rice Guys have gone brick-and-mortar in downtown Boston and Medford, and they mostly get it right. Granted, the menu consists of only three dishes and a single dessert. But you have to make it ...

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  20. Rockport Mortgage Corporation Arranges $55 Million for the Refinance of Mystic Place ApartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Business Wire

    The loan, which utilized the HUD 223 program, was originated by Joe Mueller, Managing Partner, and Linda Pellegrino, Vice President. Mystic Place Apartments is comprised of 3 high-rise buildings situated on 9 acres along the highly desirable Mystic Valley Parkway in Medford, MA.

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