The 2014 recipient of the John W. Fitzgerald Lifetime Achievement Award – named for the founder of Ames Safety Envelope Company, now Ames Business Park, and the first Chair of the Somerville Chamber of Commerce – [Read more...]
SOMERVILLE – The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Preservation Awards. During its annual celebration in honor of Historic [Read more...]
The City of Somerville, through the Purchasing Department invites sealed bids for:
Location would improve emergency response time, offer more training for firefighters, reduce wear and tear on equipment, and make more efficient use of headquarters’ space
SOMERVILLE –A new six-bay fire station on the vacant lot at 515 [Read more...]
Several polling location changes in effect for Nov. 4 election.
To shorten lines, residents urged to review Ballot Questions in advance of voting.
SOMERVILLE – The City’s Elections Department reminds all residents in advance of the State Election on [Read more...]
New full-service, value-priced salon arrives at Assembly Row.
Somerville, MA– Hair Cuttery celebrated the grand opening of its newest salon in Somerville, MA on Tuesday, October 21st with a ribbon cutting ceremony officiated by Mayor Joseph Curtatone. In addition to Mayor Curtatone, Tim O’Malley from the
The City is seeking committed individuals with a broad range of expertise and experience to serve on the new Sustainable Neighborhoods Working Group, part of Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone’s comprehensive approach to meeting the housing [Read more...]
October 21st 2014 Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online EditionClick Link to Read: October 21st 2014 Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online Edition
A new law restricting gun rights in the United Kingdom insults the Common Law principle that a man’s home is his castle and is a fair warning for Massachusetts gun owners of what is coming their way.
In this weekly culinary column, I will be focusing on one dish – giving the reader a quick history of the dish, the classical preparation of it, and of course, my own spin on the classic
Putting aside the stress and drama, especially when caused by others in their quest to make your life miserable [Read more...]
James Norton Becomes a Grandfather!
At 7:16pm local time Monday night, Naomi Kiara Rose Harrison was born. She is 6 pounds 12.3 ounces and 18.5″ inches long. Born to my beautiful daughter Kaitlin and her husband Jaleel. Mom and baby Naomi are just perfect in every way. I love you both so very much!
Congratulations from the Publisher and Staff of The Somerville News Weekly
Also Happy First Birthday to their granddaughter Arianna Louise Costa!
It’s surly a busy month for the Costa family.
Congratulations from everybody here at The Somerville News Weekly!
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Somerville Community Access Television is excited to announce and spread the word about two upcoming [Read more...]
EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS – SOMERVILLE CITY CABLE: CABLE CONNECTION City TV (13/22) & Educational Channel 15 (15)
CITY TV 13/22
Wednesday, October 22
13 Elm Street in Somerville MA
Come on in and get a free taco with your order!
Events focus on access to affordable, healthy and sustainable food sources
SOMERVILLE – In honor of national Food Day on October 24, the City of Somerville’s Shape Up Somerville program has planned two Mobile Farmers Market parties that celebrate [Read more...]
While assigned to walking route #6 in uniform patrol, I observed a verbal altercation between a male and two females. The male was sitting on a bench in Statue Park, Davis Square. There was a second male with him, who didn’t take part. The first words I heard were from a woman, she said, [Read more...]
On October 16, 2014, I (Officer Mark Nevin, #300) was in full uniform working in my assigned marked cruiser (East 1). At approximately 4:20 PM Somerville Dispatch sent Officer C. Collette (East [Read more...]
I, Officer Joseph S. Teves, was working in full uniform assigned to marked cruiser East 1. At approximately 8:25 PM. I was dispatched to the area of Medford Street and Walnut Street for an alleged hit and run. While I was on my way to the intersection of Medford [Read more...]
Robinson pabon and Perez arrest
Members of the Somerville Police Department Drug Control Unit have been conducting an ongoing narcotic investigation of the above named defendants Jonathan Pabon and Kelvin Perez and their alleged role in the sale / distribution of controlled substances.