Pledge to Oppose Violence Against Women on White Ribbon Day

On Friday, March 2 at 8:00 am in front of City Hall, Melrose will host our first-ever White Ribbon Day event to call upon men to stand up... more ››

Snow Update for February 17

We expect 4 to 6 inches of snow to fall overnight, so DPW will have crews out on the roads starting at 11 p.m. There is no emergency... more ››

Melrose's new electric vehicle

Melrose Is Greener than Ever

How green is my city? Greener than ever, thanks to some new and ongoing initiatives from the Melrose Energy Commission and Energy... more ››

It's Ruby Tuesday at City Hall!

February is American Heart Month, and City Hall is celebrating in style!

Addressing the Problem of Potholes

Winter has afforded us a slight break from snow and plowing. Unfortunately, potholes are taking advantage of that.

Matt Heaton holding a guitar

Join Matt Heaton at Melrose Kids Club on February 9

Melrose Kids Club is excited to welcome back Matt Heaton this Friday, February 9th to Memorial Hall.

Weather Update for February 7, 2018

We expect the rain to continue till 8 or 9 p.m. and may end with a period of sleet, snow, or ice. Temperatures will drop below freezing... more ››

Snow Update for February 7, 2018

We are expecting severe weather today, so I wanted to give you an idea of what to expect. Current forecasts call for a wintry mix of snow... more ››

Board of Aldermen Seek Candidates to Fill Vacancy in Office of Ward 5 Alderman

The Melrose Board of Aldermen will be conducting an election to fill a vacancy in the office of Ward 5 Alderman. The vacancy is a result of... more ››

Mayor Infurna to Take the Oath of Office This Morning

Mayor Gail Infurna will take the oath of office this morning, February 5, at 11 a.m. in the Aldermanic Chamber, City Hall. All are welcome... more ››

Healthy Melrose, Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Melrose High School Football Field

Vendor Applications Now Available for 10th Annual Healthy Melrose

On Saturday, May 12th the Healthy Melrose Family Wellness & Fitness Fair is back with bigger and better events for adults and kids... more ››

 Girl Scout Troop 62954 and Mayor Dolan at the Milano Center

Girl Scouts Help Out at Community Dinner

Last week, the Girl Scouts in Troop 62954, who are second graders at the Horace Mann and Winthrop Schools, helped out with the Community... more ››

Ruby Robicheau Receiving Award for Patriots Pen Essay

Melrose Middle School Student Places Third in Statewide Essay Competition

Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School Principal Brent Conway is pleased to announce that eighth grade student Ruby Robicheau placed third... more ››

Keep our Recycling Program Effective … Please don't place Trash in Recycling Bins

The Department of Public Works, in coordination with JRM Hauling is cleaning up our curbside recycling stream over the upcoming months.... more ››

Come to the CABARET!

The Polymnia Choral Society’s Fourth Cabaret evening will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018. There will be two Cabaret performances, at... more ››

Caution: Thin Ice

This morning there was an incident involving a student walking on ice near Ell Pond. The individual went through the ice; however,... more ››

Melrose Public Schools Kindergarten Information Event is TONIGHT

Melrose Public Schools invites families of students who are age eligible (5 by Sept. 1, 2018) to participate in the following events:

Flu Shot Update

The Melrose-Wakefield Health Department will sponsor a flu clinic Thursday, January 18, from 5:30 - 6:30 pm at Wakefield Town Hall. ... more ››