On the Malden River’s shore, an industrial wasteland is reborn

River’s Edge, a 200-acre development along the Malden River nearly 15 years in the making, will have new tenants this summer, marking a vital step in a project spanning three cities. The project - originally called TeleCom City when the idea was to attract Internet companies to the site, a plan that fizzled with the dot-com bust - is shared by Malden, Medford, and Everett.

by  Travis Andersen Globe Correspondent / June 28, 2009