Somerville Pop Warner Fundraiser Night


September 2, 2014

Flatbread Pizza Company
45 Day Street Somerville, MA
@Sacco’s Bowl Haven
5pm- close

Join the SomerVillen’s Family for a night of great pizza, raffles, and Lots of Laughs. The Flatbread Company is donating a portion for each flatbread sold that night. So eat in and have or just stop by and take one TO-GO. It all helps raise money for our program.

Boston GreenFest-SAVERS EcoFashion Show by Shannon Hardy


Boston celebrated its annual GreenFest this weekend, August 15th- 17th at City Hall Plaza. The annual festival features recycled products, musical performances, organic cuisine, young innovators, EcoArt, educational films, and the annual Savers Ecofashion Show—all in order to spread awareness about sustainability and ecofriendly living. On August 15th the main stage featured ecofriendly designs from Boston’s innovative and creative fashion community at the Savers Ecofashion Show.

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Decisions in one realm have ripple effects in others. Public programs need to reflect that reality


For public officials, the law of unintended consequences should need no introduction. It would be hard to find a better example of that law at work than in what happened to Somerville, Mass., after Interstate 93 and the McGrath Highway’s McCarthy Overpass were built through the heart of the Boston suburb decades ago.
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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week


Happy Birthday to some Villens out celebrating in the Ville this week! Larry Rogers, Carol Allen, Anthony Ward GiGante, Bill Monahan, Ava Loren Hardy, one month old Maddison Theresa Como

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A Rat in Somerville

Normally, a rat in the kitchen is a bad thing. We’re willing to make an exception for “Ratatouille,” though. This animated tale of a rat following his culinary dreams will be shown for free this Thursday at Seven Hills Park in Davis Square.The movie starts just after sunset.

Also, you still have a chance to get your vote in for the final movie to be shown as part of our SomerMovie Feast foodie film series. Make your choice on the Somerville City Cable website: