Latest Somerville Neighborhood News Headlines

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​In the latest Somerville Neighborhood Newscast, the news team brings you some of the latest headlines and happenings in Somerville. Somerville Neighborhood News is a production of Somerville Community Access Television, made by professional journalists, volunteers and staff. The half-hour news show has as its mission to provide a lively, informative newscast focusing on the events, issues and information impacting Somerville residents.​
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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Photo of the Day

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Hi there,

Here is a picture for you.. My son and his friends were lucky enough to meet the Rock while he was in Somerville filming. Thanks for sharing!
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Free Summer Meals for Somerville Youth

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Somerville, MA — School’s out, but that doesn’t mean an end to the fresh, delicious and nutritious food offered by the Somerville Food and Nutrition Services Department. [Read more…]

Somerville COA GROUP INFORMATION*

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Men’s Group – Meets the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30 to 11:30 A.M. This group is facilitated by our volunteer, Norbert DeAmato. Are you recently retired? Looking to connect with other men in the community? Join our men’s group where you can connect with old friends and make new ones. All men 55 and over are welcome. Come chat about what is on your mind! If you have any questions or require additional information, please give us a call at 617-625-6600 Ext. 2300.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, July 7, the 188th day of 2015 with 177 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:14 and sunset is @ 8:24. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Saturn & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1802 – The first comic book was published, in New York “The Wasp” created by Robert Rusticoat.
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Winter Hill Bank

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July 7th 2015 Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online

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Somerville News Weekly Magic Moments Series

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Turn your favorite photos into “Somerville News Weekly Magic Moments!”
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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photo of the Week

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Many Villens celebrating their birthdays in the Ville this week! Happy Birthdays greetings go out to Jodie Bell, Joe Spinosa, Edward Tauro, Tim O’Malley, John Aube, Bill Harland Sr, Mary Walker, Laura A Frisoli, John Monte, John Stamatakis, Michael Terrio, Mike CharlieFour Wyatt, Kelly Clark and Mary Lorden [Read more…]

SOMERVILLE CITY CABLE: CABLE CONNECTION_ City TV (13/22) & Educational Channel 15 (15)

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*Programs and broadcast times can change due to event addition or cancellation.
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First, the CFPB Came for the Payday Lenders by Neil McCabe

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The other meta-bill that defines the legacy of President Barack Obama besides the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that created that unchained monster called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Mary Skipper

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Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week”

This week’s honors go out to the new Superintendent of Schools, Mary Skipper

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The Somervillen Voice:Who is Advising The Mayor?

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Here’s this Week’s Somervillen Voice of The Week” Choice and You Decide!

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Bicyclists from Somerville, Mass. to Participate in Only Biking Event to Cross New York State

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Empire State Ride to benefit Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Drug Arrest

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Salvador MONTESINOS Arrest

On Friday, July 3, 2015, members of the Somerville Police Drug Control Unit initiated surveillance around the area of Albion Street East and Moreland Street. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:OUI Drug Arrest

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Raymond DAGRACA Arrest

On July 3rd, 2015, I, Officer Schneider, was in full uniform and assigned to marked unit East-4 during the evening shift.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Shoplifting at Assembly Row

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Sean DRISCOLL Arrest

On July 3, 2015, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol in marked cruiser E1. At approximately 4:54pm, I responded to the Pendelton Outlet located at 520 Assembly Row for a shoplifting. Also responding was Officer Gee (A1). [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:AMMUNITION WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS Arrest

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Jose HERNANDEZ Arrest

On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 I, Officer Kim, was on routine patrol in marked cruiser East 4. At approximately 2300 hours I was dispatched to the area of Fremont Street and East Albion Street for a report of a group of teenagers loitering and drinking alcohol. Unit East 1: Officer Diaz was also dispatched as back up.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Assault Arrest

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Tony BELL & Wendy BREEN Arrest

On the above date and time, while working in full uniform, on an overtime basis, operating the Prisoner Transport Vehicle, Wagon #200, covering the July 4th fireworks display at Trum Field, I was situated, with Wagon #200, in the middle of the intersection on Broadway @ Medford St. I observed both defendants walking in an easterly manner on Broadway, past the Dunkin Donuts, toward Medford St. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:A&B ON POLICE OFFICER

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Jake & Christopher SILVEIRA Arrest

On the above date and time at approximately 4:05pm, I, Ofc. Jean-Jacques, marked cruiser 877 (W7), along with other marked units Ofc. DiFava (W6) and Ofc. Moreira (W5) were dispatched to 1366 Broadway for a trespass call. [Read more…]

Sneak Peek into a New Boston Artist Written by: Via and RMA

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Thursday night, July 2, Via with VIASWORLD had a great interview with filmmaker, songwriter and music producer – Señorslice. VIASWORLD is on its journey to discover and showcase local artists in the Boston area. [Read more…]

Somerville Police Department Weekly Arrest Log 6/29/15-7/6/15

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06/29/2015 16:00:01
1366
BROADWAY
SILVEIRA , CHRISTOPHER
23 FOCH ST. CAMBRIDGE MA
A&B ON POLICE OFFICER c265 S13
THREAT TO COMMIT CRIME c275 S2
RESISTING ARREST c268 S32B
06/29/2015 16:00:01
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Pictures of The Week Series by Skip Murray

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This house on Walnut St is always such a treat during the festive times of the year.
Picture 4. Little girl enjoying the Independence Day Festivities on dad’s shoulders.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, July 6, the 187th day of 2015 with 178 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:13 and sunset is @ 8:24. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Saturn & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1519 – Charles of Spain was elected Holy Roman emperor in Barcelona.
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Mark Niedergang:City Hall: Public Hearing on location of Fire Dept. HQ and City taking 515 Somerville Ave

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The Admininistration is asking the Board of Aldermen to approve a $5 million bond for the City to purchase/take the vacant lot at 515 Somerville Ave. (near Central St.) by eminent domain to relocate Somerville Fire Dept. HQ there. [Read more…]

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