Elect Erin DiBenedetto State Representative (Medford Somerville)

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Somerville Neighborhood News is produced by the volunteers, interns and staff of SCATV. Here is the latest newscast and segments

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Somerville Neighborhood Newscast #20:
July 29, 2014 – What’s the latest on the McGrath grounding? Are bikers obeying the laws in Somerville? City residents went downtown to a [Read more...]

McGrath Highway Lane Closures for Gilman Street Bridge Replacement Begin Monday, Aug. 4

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Beginning on Monday, Aug. 4, the left lanes of McGrath Highway over the Gilman Street Bridge in both directions, northbound and southbound, will be [Read more...]

Joe Lynch of SCATV and Somerville media at work.

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Candidates for State Representative Attend Political Forum Hosted by Somerville Labor Coalition

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By William Tauro

This past Wednesday night, the Somerville Labor Coalition held it’s State Representative Political Forum on SCATV.

Out of the five invited candidates Christine Barber, Erin DiBenidetto, Nick Lanzilli and Craig Rourke were in the hot seats answering questions being

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Woodstock 45th Anniversary Concert in Somerville 8/22/14

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Woodstock 45th Anniversary Concert – Peace Love & Music in Summer
Friday August 22, 2014 from 7:30-10:30pm at the Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave, Somerville [Read more...]

Somerville Businesses Awarded “Best of Boston” Title by Boston magazine

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Boston magazine’s annual “Best of Boston” issue hit stands this week, and 2014 marks the 41st anniversary of the awards! For the past 12 months, Boston magazine’s team of expert [Read more...]

This week on Greater Somerville

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“Catch this week’s Greater Somerville with guest Christine Barber, candidate for State Representative for the 34th Middlesex district. Barber recently sat down with co-host Joe Lynch and discussed her candidacy, the issues for the district and her thoughts on some of the issues facing voters this election year. Watch the episode on greatersomerville.wordpress.com or watch for the replay on SCATV, channel 3 in Somerville.”

FOOD FOR GUNS: SOMERVILLE RESIDENT GUN BUYBACK EVENT AUGUST 16

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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

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Citizens Bank and NECN provide $35,000 funding, PR, and volunteer support

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 Labor Coalition State Reps Political Forum SCATV Tonight

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Somerville Pop Warner Season Start

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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 Somerville News Weekly Proudly Supports the 3rd Annual Fundraiser for the Walk for Autism Team “Jake-the-Snake!”

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Team “Jake-the-Snake!”

Enter to win the “Jake-the-Snake-Raffle to win a 3-Hour-Barbecue/Sunset-Cruise for six aboard” “The Somerville News Boat!” for “Summer 2015″

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OPENAIR Circus this weekend in Somerville

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The OPENAIR Circus will be holding its 29th annual performances on August 1 – 3 under the big top at Conway Field in [Read more...]

Pet Palooza returns to Assembly Row this weekend (Aug. 2-3)

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details about this weekends big event! Pet Palooza will be taking place on August 2-3 from 10am to 5pm.

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-

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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photo of the Day

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“Happy Birthday Marisa Tauro”

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Citgo sign sale brings trauma to Boston liberals mourning Chavez By Neil W. McCabe

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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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Elect Steve Grossman Governor

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Elect Deb Goldberg Treasurer

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Reality Bites by James A. Norton

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The thing about smart people is that they sound like crazy people to dumb people.

Okay, so that’s not exactly how that quote goes, but, I figured I would refrain from dropping a few f-bombs in the first line of my column/rant.
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