Trade in firearms and rifles, license or unlicensed— for grocery store gift certificates
What: Somerville Gun Buyback
Where: Somerville Police Headquarters, 220 Washington Street
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
SOMERVILLE—The City of Somerville Police Department, in conjunction with [Read more...]
Parenting Journey (formerly The Family Center) named Champion in Action in Strengthening Communities category
SOMERVILLE, MA – Citizens Bank and NECN today announced Parenting Journey (formerly The Family Center) as a 2014 Champion in Action® in the category of strengthening communities. Parenting Journey will receive $35,000 [Read more...]
Somerville Pop Warner is gearing up to start their 51st season this Friday, August 1st at Foss Park. SPW will be holding registrations at Foss Park, Thursday night from 6 – 7:30pm near the little pool. Season starts Friday [Read more...]
The OPENAIR Circus will be holding its 29th annual performances on August 1 – 3 under the big top at Conway Field in [Read more...]
Back by popular demand, Pet Palooza returns to Assembly Row this weekend (Aug. 2-3) with free events that are open to the public and Boston’s four-
With the death of Venezuela’s president Hugo Chavez and the declining fortunes of its parent company Petróleos de Venezuela, Boston-area liberals must now brace for a change of ownership at Citgo and its iconic [Read more...]
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Happy Birthday to the many Villens in the Ville this week! Mark Niedergang, Mario Oliveira, Doti Wedge-Metivier, Robert Leung, Lenny Russell, Tom O’Connor, Joe Szulewski, David Badger, Corey Norton, Darlene DeFrancesco and Sebastian Piacentini who will be turning 3 years old!
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The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Nick Ruccolo Co-Owner of Leone’s Sub and Pizza
Everybody knows Nicky at Leone’s Sub and Pizza, Somerville’s oldest family owned Sub and Pizza shop. Nick is known for his great sandwiches and pizza but most importantly for his generosity and kindness. Nick is always there to lend a helping hand to individuals and organizations throughout the city. Since the early 1950s Leone’s has donated to many worthy causes–Nick has helped keep this tradition alive today. As Leone’s celebrates its 60th birthday let’s also [Read more...]
We are not against Uber or other ride shares using an app for transportation.
Conference brings together early childhood educators serving students in different settings for joint professional development
Somerville, MA – More than 50 Somerville educators participated in the first of what is anticipated to become an annual early childhood education conference earlier this month, bringing [Read more...]
“America’s Night Out Against Crime” to feature Fire and Police demonstrations, children’s activities and games, and more
SOMERVILLE –The community is invited to Somerville’s 11th Annual National Night Out Against Crime and [Read more...]
On the above time and date while assigned to marked unit East 3, I along with several units responded to Summer Street & Vinal Ave, Which are public ways in the city of Somerville for the report of a MV accident. Upon arrival, I observed a Chevy Pickup truck that Crashed into two parked motor Vehicles, along with a Fire Alarm box, which was taken down along with two bicycles’ that were chained to a pole in front of six Summer Street. The Subaru which was parked legally in front of 6 Summer Street was pushed into the front fence of 6 Summer Street, with heavy drivers side Damage, And the Honda which was also parked legally sustained heavy rear end damage. The Chevy pickup truck who crashed into the Subaru also Crashed into the front stairs of 6 Summer Street Causing damage to the front fence and front stairs of the residence.