Joe Favaloro, president of the SHS Scholarship Foundation, spoke with Greater Somerville’s host Joe Lynch about the mission of the foundation and the upcoming October 17th gala 25th anniversary celebration.
I am watching the political news and wow, isn’t Trump making this the most interesting, more than that, astonishing, exciting, political season we have ever seen? [Read more…]
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, October 08, the 281st day of 2015 with 84 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:48 and sunset is @ 6:15. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are, Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1895 – The Berliner Gramophone Company was founded in Philadelphia, PA.
1904 – “Little Johnny Jones” opened in Hartford, CT. [Read more…]
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Middlesex County serving Medford and Somerville is excited to continue our partnership with BioMed Realty, Genzyme, and ValleyCrest to bring you the 2015 Great Pumpkin Glow! [Read more…]
I’m against the administration’s plan to relocate the Union Square Firehouse to 515 Somerville Ave, but the debate around this gives us a good opportunity to look at a comprehensive plan for Somerville’s Fire Department. [Read more…]
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, October 07, the 280th day of 2015 with 85 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:47 and sunset is @ 6:17. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are, Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1765 – Nine American colonies sent a total of 28 delegates to New York City for the Stamp Act Congress. The delegates adopted the “Declaration of Rights and Grievances.” [Read more…]
Family-friendly fun includes games, food, Trick-or-Treating, and “Haunted Pathway” from 6 to 8 p.m.
Somerville’s Assembly Row Launches Personal Shopping Services with Shift Your Style’s Team of Stylists
VIP service and experience affordable and accessible, customized to The Outlets at Assembly Row, available with a special introductory offer through the end of the year [Read more…]
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Demolition of the Quick Mart at the corner of Cedar St and Highland Ave will begin between Oct 7-14 according to the developer, Brent Berc of BREC LLC. [Read more…]
Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Diane Marie, Gabriel Ciccariello, Mike Capuano, Laurene Falter, Jose Medeiros, Nancy Murphy Curtatone, Michael Buckley, Jean Ferullo-Oconnell, Flaviane Coelho, Randy Goldman, Chris Podymaitis, Patrick Catino and a very Happy 92nd Birthday Mrs Pasquarello [Read more…]
This past weekend, We the People made history. Somerville Overcoming Adiction’s Kris Perry Long spoke in front Congress this week representing all of us here in Massachuetts. [Read more…]
Our condolences go out to the Yee family for the loss of Tony Yee who sadly passed away on Monday. [Read more…]
Our condolences to the Quinn family as well as to Somerville Fire Department for the loss of Somerville Firefighter-EMT Robert Quinn who sadly passed away this week. [Read more…]
Photos by Skip Murray
By William Tauro
This past Sunday, the Somerville Museum that’s located at One Westwood Street in Somerville held an opening reception to celebrate the opening of Union Square at Work, a collection of photos and stories of people who work in Somerville’s oldest commercial district. [Read more…]
By William Tauro
Police Officer Patrick Casey of the Lowell Police Department was recently awarded the Hannah Metal of Honor Award by Massachusetts Governor Charle Baker last Tuesday at the Statehouse. [Read more…]
NICHOLAS MCLOUD Arrest
On October 5, 2015, I was on duty in full police uniform and assigned to marked cruiser East Four. [Read more…]
MARY LOUISE RIDDLE Arrest
The following is a brief summary pertaining to Incident #15048602:
Real Life Somerville Police Stories:DRUG, POSSESS CLASS B c94C S34 & UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV c90 S10
DEREK WAYNE MCMASTERS Arrest
The following is a brief summary of the incident. It does not contain every minute detail of the arrest. [Read more…]
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, October 05, the 278th day of 2015 with 87 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:45 and sunset is @ 6:20. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are, Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1813 – Chief Tecumseh of the Shawnee Indians was killed at the Battle of Thames when American forced defeated the British and the allied Indian warriors. [Read more…]
Our proposed Constitutional amendment would create an additional tax of our percentage points only on annual income above $1 million. The new revenue generated by this tax could only be spent on quality public education, affordable public colleges and universities, and for repair and maintenance of roads, bridges and public transportation.
Top photo 1. Steve Roix, Somerville School Committee. Mathew McLaughlin, Ward One Alderman
Bottom photo 2. Jessica Jean-Louis signing petition