Wah Lum Kung Fu & Tai Chi Academy Returns as Champions from Worldwide Competition

Mai Du, Mayor Christenson, Grandmaster Rosen with champions in this order:
Advanced Male Kung Fu Champion: Jian Li
Advanced Girls Kung Fu Champion: Yen-Nhi Chit
Advanced Girls Kung Fu Champion: Michelle Ngo
Advanced Female Kung Fu Champion:   Andrea So

Mayor Gary Christenson and Wah Lum Grandmaster Bob Rosen congratulated 20 Wah Lum Kung Fu & Tai Chi Academy students on their big win at the 2013 International Chinese Martial Arts (ICMAC) Worldwide Circuit Championships that recently took place at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center in Boston. Continue reading

Malden Business Aided Through Treasury’s Small Business Banking Partnership

Mayor Gary Christenson, State Treasurer Steven Grossman, Century Bank President and CEO Barry Sloane, Linden & Malden Cement Block Supply owner John Rappoli, State Representative Paul Brodeur, Century Bank Vice President Janice Taylor, and Maureen Rappoli. (Image courtesy of the City of Malden.)

Mayor Gary Christenson and State Treasurer Steven Grossman recently toured Linden & Malden Cement Block Supply, a recipient of a $50,000 line of credit made possible by Century Bank and the Treasury’s Small Business Banking Partnership. This initiative invests state reserve funds into Massachusetts community banks with the understanding that the bank will utilize the funds to make small business loans. Continue reading