The Truth Is Finally Coming Out On How and Why It Happened With Stomach Turning Details!

By William Tauro

These young police and fire candidates that were illegally bumped off the Somerville Municipal Civil Service Hiring List with intentional politically motivated tampering not only changed their destinies in their lives, in two cases resulted in death with one of them being Slain MIT Police Officer Sean Collier. Continue reading The Truth Is Finally Coming Out On How and Why It Happened With Stomach Turning Details!

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, November 16, the 320th day of 2018 with 45 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:35 and sunset is @ 4:21. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1776 – British troops captured Fort Washington during the American Revolution. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, November 15, the 319th day of 2018 with 46 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:34 and sunset is @ 4:22. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1777 – The Continental Congress approved the Articles of Confederation, precursor to the U.S. Constitution.
1806 – Explorer Zebulon Pike spotted the mountaintop that became known as Pikes Peak. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

SPD 2018 No Shave, Winter of Giving Donations go to : The Somerville Homeless Coalition!

This No-Shave November charity opportunity brings “awareness by embracing our hair, which many cancer patients lose,” says, No-Shave November. The Somerville Police Department has adopted this movement and has extended this to also provided monetary donations from Somerville Officers to a charity of their choice.

Continue reading SPD 2018 No Shave, Winter of Giving Donations go to : The Somerville Homeless Coalition!

Somerville Speakup Line:For Lame Watered Down Old News Read the Times

Dear Somerville Speakup Line,

How sick are we continuously hearing about “a fence around a yacht club”? All this little crybaby crap just because the Times guy obviously don’t like the News Weekly guy and especially because of the split up that left the Times newspaper without ads and seriously lame.

Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line:For Lame Watered Down Old News Read the Times

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, November 14, the 318th day of 2018 with 47 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:33 and sunset is @ 4:23. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1832 – The first streetcar went into operation in New York City, NY. The vehicle was horse-drawn and had room for 30 people. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Somerville High School Makes Top 16 for WGBH’s High School Quiz Show Tenth Anniversary Season

Photo Credit: ©2017 WGBH/Elizabeth Friar.

Episodes begin taping January 2019 at WGBH Studios

 

BOSTON (November 13, 2018) – For the sixth time, Somerville High School will compete on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show. Somerville High School will join 15 other academic teams from across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to compete on the tenth anniversary season.

Continue reading Somerville High School Makes Top 16 for WGBH’s High School Quiz Show Tenth Anniversary Season

Museum of Science, Boston Hosts First Anime Boston Day in Partnership with Anime Boston

Museum Hosts Day of Anime-Themed Programming and Family Fun

BOSTON, MA (November 13, 2018)  On December 1st, 2018, the Museum of Science, Boston will host Anime Boston for a day of anime-themed programming, activities, and family fun. Anime Boston hosts their three-day convention annually in Boston under the supervision of theNew England Anime Society and will bring their programming to the Museum of Science for the first time this December from 9am to 3:30pm. Continue reading Museum of Science, Boston Hosts First Anime Boston Day in Partnership with Anime Boston

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, November 13, the 317th day of 2018 with 48 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:32 and sunset is @ 4:24. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1775 – During the American Revolution, U.S. forces captured Montreal. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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 Tina Lampa, Jimmy Veneziano, Maddie Biagiotti, Cheryl Moisan Valera, Alisa DiBacco, Maryjean Cincotta, Frank Smith, Cheryl Bertocchi, Wade Souza, Jerry DiGiovanni, Adita Vazquez, Alice Giannoti, Sheila Meehan MacEachern, Bill Brown, Bruna Braga, Patricia Farrell Brosnahan, Betinha Pereira, Jennifer Davidson Hernandez, Porch Gueese, David Sidoti, Gabriella Correia, Joseph Nardella, Jeannette Hurley Myles, Kerri Gentz, Ann Francey, Bobbie-Jo St John, Jeff Adams, John Gentile, Paul Maisano, Fernanda Braga, Karen Harr Ryan and Mike Clarke

Sent in by our readers!

Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

Raising money for families of deployed MA troops – the Army Navy Football Luncheon returns

The Army-Navy Football Luncheon, produced annually by The Ahern Family Charitable Foundation, is returning to Scoreboard Sports Bar & Grill in Woburn, MA on December 8th for its 15th year. Local Somerville resident Jeanne Ahern has been a part of the fundraising since the beginning. Continue reading Raising money for families of deployed MA troops – the Army Navy Football Luncheon returns

The Women of the Boston Comedy Festival return to Somerville

The women of the Boston Comedy Festival are returning to the Rockwell Theater Saturday, Nov 17. at 9 pm 2018 was a big year for women in The Boston Comedy Festival, with four of the five finalists this year being funny females. Boston’s own Erin Spencer, Kathe Farris, and Emily Ruskowski each had amazing sets, each with their own original styles. Erin Spencer was the first transgender person to make it to the finals.

STEALING SOMERVILLE MASSACHUSETTS- death of an urban city

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STEALING SOMERVILLE MASSACHUSETTS- death of an urban city is an expose of abuses. A compilation of articles from Somerville News Weekly, local newspaper. William Tauro is investigative journalist and publisher of newspaper.

Tauro shows pervasive effects of Mayor Joseph Curtatone six terms in office. Continue reading STEALING SOMERVILLE MASSACHUSETTS- death of an urban city

ANCIENT & HONORABLE ARTILLERY COMPANY OF MASSACHUSETTS, USMC RESERVE TOYS FOR TOTSPROGRAM & NEW ENGLAND CENTER AND HOME FOR VETERANS

(Boston, MA November 2018) Continuing a tradition established more than 4 decades ago, the 2018-19 Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company (AHAC) elected Sergeants have once again teamed with the United States Marine Corps & New England Center and Home forVeterans for an Annual Holiday Donation Drive. Continue reading ANCIENT & HONORABLE ARTILLERY COMPANY OF MASSACHUSETTS, USMC RESERVE TOYS FOR TOTSPROGRAM & NEW ENGLAND CENTER AND HOME FOR VETERANS

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer


Honoring all who served our nation, Happy Veterans Day from Commander Tom White DAV Somerville

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, November 12, the 316th day of 2018 with 49 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:30 and sunset is @ 4:25. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1799 – Andrew Ellicott Douglass witnesses the Leonids meteor shower from a ship off the Florida Keys. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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