Breakstone, White & Gluck and our Project KidSafe campaign were pleased to donate bicycle helmets to every 5th grader in Somerville Public Schools this month. To the kids, we wish you a safe and healthy summer! Continue reading Somerville Police Department Project KidSafe Campaign
It’s the summer of zoning (and, yes, that’s more exciting than it sounds)! The City’s zoning regulates what can be built in your neighborhood, what changes you can make to your home or business, and many other things that make Somerville look and feel the way it does. Continue reading Somerville Zoning-Zoning Overhaul
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, June 21, the 170th day of 2017 with 195 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:06 and sunset is @ 8:24. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1404 – Owain Glyndwr established a Welsh Parliament at Machynlleth and was crowned Prince of Wales. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
(Somerville, MA) Naveo Credit Union member Allison Sciarratta was the grand prize winner of the annual Cooperative Credit Union Association’s 7th & 8th Grade Student Essay Contest. Sciarratta was selected as the winner out of nearly 800 entries from the across the state. Continue reading Somerville:Naveo Credit Union member, Allison Sciarratta, wins Cooperative Credit Union Association’s annual 7th & 8th Grade Student Essay Contest.
Unions to host candidate night
The Somerville Labor Coalition will hold a candidate night on June 27 at 5:00 PM at the Somerville City Club, 20 Inner Belt Rd, Somerville.
Continue reading Somerville Labor Coalition to host candidate night, June 27
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, June 20, the 169th day of 2017 with 196 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:06 and sunset is @ 8:24. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0451 – Roman and Barbarian warriors brought Attila’s army to a halt at the Catalaunian Plains in eastern France. – [x] Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
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Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Frank Santagelo, Sal DiDomenico, Josh McCann, John Eleftherakis, Mike Delgizzi, Roger Fisk, John Cannon, Kenneth Carroll, Karen A. Jenner and Anthony Legee
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By Frank Santangelo
Meet this week’s Special Person of the Week:Chad Mazza
Mr. Mazza currently serves as Principle of Winter Hill Community Innovation School, Somerville’s first Innovation School. Continue reading Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week:Chad Mazza
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The Council on Aging wants you! – The SCOA is supporting D.A. Marian Ryan’s Project C.A.R.E. and Project Linus. Continue reading Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Organizational Updates & Information
Construction for phase one of the Winter Hill Schoolyard project is scheduled to begin on the Thurston St. level on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The first phase involves transferring the asphalt court on the lower level into a turf playing field. Continue reading Winter Hill Schoolyard Construction Set to Begin June 21
RUN/WALK…..Rattle And Hum along the Charles River on June 29th @ the Marathon Sports “Under A Blood Red Cambridge Sky 5Km in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Continue reading RUN/WALK…..Rattle And Hum on the Charles River on June 29th
Dear Somerville News Weekly Speak Up Line,
We need a bill signed off by Congress that simply states the American flag may be flown freely anywhere in the United States of America as long as flag etiquette is observed, Continue reading Letter to the Editor:American Flag Flown Freely Bill
With the recent passing of Union Square Zoning, the redevelopment transition in the Union Square neighborhood is taking off. Continue reading Somerville Residents Invited to Participate in Union Square Neighborhood Council
On 6/15/2017, I (Officer Devin Schneider) was in full uniform while assigned to marked unit East-3 during the evening shift. The following report is a summary of the events that I witnessed, as they pertain to incident #17035885:
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Jeddasia WARNER (Forge/Utter CC) Credit Card Fraud at Citizens Bank Union Square
On 06/13/2017, I, Officer Christopher Collette was assigned to Somerville marked unit East Four. At approximately 12:19 hours, I was dispatched to Stop and Shop at 775 McGrath Highway for a shoplifting where the suspect was still on scene. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Kerby CETOUTE (Shoplifting, Malden Warrent)Somerville Super Stop & Shop
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Continue reading Somerville Police Department Weekly Arrest Log 6/12/17-6/19/17
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, June 19, the 168th day of 2017 with 197 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:06 and sunset is @ 8:24. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0240 BC – Eratosthenes estimated the circumference of the Earth using two sticks.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE. Beacon Hill Roll Call records local representatives’ and senators’ votes on the only roll call from the week of June 12-16.
4 PERCENT TAX HIKE ON MILLIONAIRES ON THE BALLOT IN NOVEMBER 2018 (H 3933)
Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 32 – Report No. 24 June 12-16, 2017
Fire Department Coffee has partnered with Sons of the Flag to aid burn survivors across the nation. Beginning July 1st, Fire Department Coffee will donate 20% of all online sales to the Sons of the Flag organization. The campaign will run from July 1 through July 16, 2017. Can you help us spread the word on this great campaign? Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Fire Dept. Coffee Partners with Sons of the Flag
June 6, 2017 – Community Cooks is one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program. Continue reading Somerville-based nonprofit receives Cummings Foundation grant:Community Cooks awarded $100,000
By Michelle Sinclair
Continue reading Sail Boston 2017 Photos by Michelle Sinclair