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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 to Avram Goldberg Dale Gallant, Laura Winning Young, Hago Jack Grigorian, Vinícius Braga, our own James Norton, Mary C. Alcaro, Matthew Capobianco, Mike Desroches, Andrea Gregory, Patti Moschella Kalicki, Stephen O’Donnell, Scott Delp, Lisa Chiapperini, Karen Allan, Ian Talty, Denise Mckenna, Meghan Seppala,, Happy 21st Birthday to twins Ashley and Shaley Horan and Happy 27th Birthday to Paula Carroll’s granddaughter Caitlyn

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By Frank Santagelo

Late Monday afternoon, Sullivan Square Liquors was robbed at knife point. 

The suspect is believed to be a short black male all dressed in black who fled westbound on foot on Broadway. 

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:William NELSON (Possess Class A, Boston & Everett Warrants)

On March 26, 2016, at approximately 12:00 hours, I, Officer Rivera, while in full uniform and working as Alpha 1, was contacted by Kmart Loss Prevention Detective, XXXXX, of a suspicious person that concealed a watch inside of a duffel bag. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:William NELSON (Possess Class A, Boston & Everett Warrants)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Mottis BROWN (Distribute Class B, Resisting)

Members of the Somerville Police Drug Control Unit have been conducting an investigation involving the above named defendant Mottis Brown. This narcotic investigation was initiated upon receiving intelligence regarding defendant Brown and his alleged cocaine distribution operation within the City of Somerville. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Mottis BROWN (Distribute Class B, Resisting)

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, March 27, the 86th day of 2017 with 279 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:35 and sunset is @ 7:03. The New Moon is exact @ 10:58 PM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1794 – The U.S. Congress authorized the creation of the U.S. Navy.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Letter to the Editor:”Mom, Doesn’t Everyone Deserve To Work in a Safe & Healthy Workplace? Even If That Workplace is a Car?”

This past Sunday I read a posting of a story written by Somerville News Weekly’s William Tauro on his Facebook page that on Saturday he was attending a police officer’s father’s funeral and he had encountered a Somerville policeman standing outside of his police cruiser. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:”Mom, Doesn’t Everyone Deserve To Work in a Safe & Healthy Workplace? Even If That Workplace is a Car?”