GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, September 01, the 245th day of 2015 with 121 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:08 and sunset is @ 7:20. The moon is wanxing. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Saturn & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1799 – The Bank of Manhattan Company opened in New York City, NY. It was the forerunner of Chase Manhattan.  [Read more…]

Somerville Overcoming Addiction’s 2nd Annual Candlelight Memorial Vigil

  

September 1st 2015 Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online

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Pictures of The Week Series by Skip Murray

   
 
Picture 1. That time of the year again.

Picture 2. Central St.

Picture 3. Mural at Broadway Post Office

Picture 4. Happy Critter on Walnut St
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East Broadway Foodie Crawl Showcases Revitalized East Somerville Neighborhood

  

Taste Your Way Through Somerville’s “Other” Culinary Destination
SOMERVILLE –With several years of revitalization under its belt, Somerville’s East Broadway neighborhood is presenting the vibrant flavors of more than a dozen restaurants at the East Broadway Foodie Crawl on Tuesday, September 29th from 6 pm to 8:30 pm. [Read more…]

Somerville News Weekly Magic Moments Series

   
 1). Congratulations to Noelle Spinosa and Michael McCullock on their Wedding Engagement!
 

2). Happy 3rd Wedding Anniversary to Judy and Al Baldasaro!
3). Happy 33rd Wedding Anniversary to Linda and Mark McCabe!

 4). Happy 66th Wedding Anniversary to Mr and Mrs Sicillano
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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

   
 
Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Dave Oliveira, Deb Shea Fede, Michael A Gilberg, Anthony Cappy Capobianco, Michael Giacoppo, Krystil Arena Benoit, Arthur Abeilice, Mike Podymaitis, Patty Oppedisano, Nick Papadinis, Lori Ryan Sciurca, Ronald Venancio, Brian McMahon, Jenny Jepson and Happy 12th Birthday to “Ace” the Thunder dog! [Read more…]

Please join us in assessing and addressing the issue of institutional racism in Somerville

  
Dear Community Leaders,
As you know, the Mayor is looking forward to working directly with members of the community on our efforts to assess and address the issue of institutional racism in Somerville, as part of our support for solving the issues raised by the national Black Lives Matter movement. [Read more…]

Information for New Residents of Somerville

  
Just a reminder that Sept. 1 is right around the corner and that means lots of moving and new neighbors across the city. If you’re new to Somerville, check out our quick guide that covers some of the basics you’ll need to settle into your new home. If you know someone who is moving to Somerville, do them a favor and point them to our Welcome Page: http://www.somervillema.gov/welcome

Somerville City Job Postings

  

The City of Somerville has several job openings right now, including the just posted Director of Finance and Administration position at the Department of Public Works. Follow the link below to see more information on that job and other open positions, and, please, spread the word to anyone you know looking for a job.
 Go to City of Somerville Website: http://www.somervillema.gov/residents/job-postings

 

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

   
 Fired Somerville Police Officer and Brother Face (Firearm & Narcotic Violations)

Edward STANFORD & Samuel STANFORD Arrests

On or about Tuesday, August 4, 2015, a Somerville Police Lieutenant reported to SPD-CID that his department issued firearm had been stolen from his locker inside the men’s locker room at Somerville Police Headquarters. [Read more…]

Somerville Chamber of Commerce RSVP Orleans 5-7 Thursday September 3rd

  
Autumn is closing in. Please join us at Orleans

5:00 – 7:00 P.M., Thursday, September 3, 2015

65 Holland Street, Davis Square

 

Excellent networking, free appetizers, business card drawing, and cash bar

RSVP with the name(s) and affiliation(s) for you and your guest(s) to smackey@somervillechamber.org

Thanks,

Stephen

SOMERVILLE HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION SEEKING VOLUNTEERS FOR MILK ROW CEMETERY TOURS

  

Docent Program seeking residents to lead weekly public Cemetery tours.

 

SOMERVILLE – The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) and Historic Somerville are seeking volunteers to assist with public openings at the City’s oldest burial ground, the 1804 Milk Row Cemetery. [Read more…]

Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 40 – Report No. 34 August 28, 2015

  

By Bob Katzen 
   MEMO TO BHRC SUBSCRIBERS: This week’s report is on the 2015 roll call attendance record of your local representatives through August 28. Some representatives may have poor attendance records for a variety of reasons, including health problems or military service. [Read more…]

Medford Mayoral Candidate Stephanie Muccini Burke on the Greenline Extension 

   
  

This week’s announcement by the MBTA of escalating costs for the Green Line extension was disappointing and unwelcome news. However, MassDOT and the MBTA are doing the right thing by stepping back and re-evaluating all aspects of the project and how to bring costs in line with previous projections. [Read more…]

The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Persons of the Week The Members of the Winter Hill Yacht Club

   
 
Meet this week’s “Special Persons of the Week” honors go out to The Members of the Winter Hill Yacht Club for all their continuous support of our Somerville seniors, our veterans and to the community.  [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:(Firearm & Narcotic Violations)

   
 
Edward STANFORD & Samuel STANFORD Arrests

On or about Tuesday, August 4, 2015, a Somerville Police Lieutenant reported to SPD-CID that his department issued firearm had been stolen from his locker inside the men’s locker room at Somerville Police Headquarters. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Larceny Arrests

   
 
Joshua WALSH Arrest

On Friday August 28, 2015 at approximately 1700, I Officer Randy Isaacs along with Officer Christopher Collette was dispatched to the area of Grand Union Blvd for a report of loss prevention from Saks 5th Avenue chasing a shoplifter. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:(Shoplifting, Receiving Stolen Property)

   
 
Arlene WELLS, Winston WHITE, Stafford GRAVELY & Johnny HINES (Shoplifting, Receiving Stolen Property) [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle Arrest

   
 
Ramon COSTA Arrest

On the afternoon of Thursday, August 27, 2015, I was assigned to marked unit E-3. While on routine patrol, I was heading east bound on Somerville Avenue, a public way in the City of Somerville. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:(B&E) Arrest

   
 
Rashad HAYWOOD Arrest

On Thursday August 27, 2015, while on marked patrol in unit 871, I(Officer Patrick Canty) was dispatched along with marked units 874(Officer Goncalves) and S8 (Sgt. Ward) to 69 Bonair Street for a reported Breaking and Entering in Progress. [Read more…]

Real Life Somerville Police Stories(Malicious Defacement of Property) Arrests

   
 

Gino PASQUAROSA & Thad PARRISH Arrests 

On August 26, 2015, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to East 1 in uniform patrol. [Read more…]

Somerville Police Department Weekly Arrest Log for 8/24/15-8/31/15

  

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, August 31, the 244th day of 2015 with 122 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:07 and sunset is @ 7:22. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Saturn & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1823 – Ferdinand VII was restored to the throne of Spain when invited French forces entered Cadiz. The event is known as the Battle of Trocadero.  [Read more…]

Somerville Heroes Honored at 2015 Veterans Cruise

  

     
 
By William Tauro

This past Sunday the members of the Winter Hill Yacht Club of Somerville and the Old Colony Yacht Club of Dorchester hosted their annual Veteran’s Cruise on the Boston Harbor. [Read more…]

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