By: E&P Staff
The Malden (Mass.) Observer has named Amanda Mantone as the new editor of the weekly paper.
She will replace former editor Timothy Lavallee who has taken a teaching position in North Carolina.
Most recently, Mantone was a staff writer for the Daily News Transcript in Norwood, Mass. And for almost two years she was also a staff reporter for the Medfield (Mass.) Press while covering Walpole, Mass., for the Daily News Transcript. Previous to that, Mantone covered politics and education for the East Providence (R.I.) Post.