Don’t Forget to Mark Your Calendars! You’re Invited To An Event In Honor of Mayor Joseph Curtatone

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Wednesday November 12th, 6:30-8:30pm Entertainment * Cocktails * H’orderves
“SINATRA, His Very Best” performed by Dom Catino performing live this Wednesday at the Mayor Curtatone Fundraising Event at the Winter Hill Yacht Club So Don’t Miss it!

Stop in and enjoy the show while meeting and greeting with Mayor Joe Curtatone.
Special surprise appearance that night by Arthur Wahlberg of the hit reality tv series show “Wahlburgers!” So come at meet Arthur he’s a great guy!

RSVP Bill Tauro at: Wmtauro@aol.com or simply call at:(617)293-2016

Friends of Somerville Basketball Fundraiser

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Hello Everyone

It is that time a year again for the Friends of Somerville Basketball Fundraiser. This year’s fundraiser will be held on Saturday November 22nd (7:30pm) at On the Hill Tavern. The evening will consist of our popular Knockout Raffle, Prize and Scratch Ticket Raffle, and a 50/50 Drawing. There will be a buffet, DJ/Karaoke, and plenty of fun.

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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Electronics Theft at Target

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Anganis arrest age 28 Dioguardi age 38

On Tuesday November 04, 2014 at approximately 2053, I Officer Randy Isaacs along with car 1, Officer Fusco was dispatched to Somerville Ave (Target), for two individuals being watched by lost prevention cutting electronic tags in the store. Upon arrival I met with Officer Brioso and Detective Capobianco, who had also responded to the store. While inside the store we waited at the front of the store for the two suspects. As the two suspects approached the front exit of the store, I approached them and asked if they could step inside the lost prevention office with us.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Kicked In Head

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Baptista arrest age 24

On 11/6/2014 I responded to Warwick Street for a past assault. Upon my arrival I was met by Detective DiFronzo. Detective DiFronzo had interviewed a witness. The witness told Detective DiFronzo that she observed Michael Baptista kick her brother Scott Dorrington in the head. I also took pictures of Scott Dorrington’s injuries.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Shoplifting Assembly Row $80 Puma Sneakers

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Casey Arrest age 32

At approximately 4:20pm on Sunday November 9, 2014 I, Officer Salvatore Fusco while on duty in uniform and assigned to the east 1 patrol car was on a business contact at the Puma store located at Artisan Way. After entering the Puma Store I was approached by an unknown woman who said that there were three men fighting in front of Saks Off fifth Ave. After hearing what the woman reported I immediately left the store and notified Somerville Police Dispatch while responding to Saks of what was reported to me and they said that they had just received a phone call regarding the incident.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Littering/ Suspended Licence Arrest

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Aylward Arrest Age 43

On Saturday, November 8, 2014, I, Sergeant Lavey, was on duty for the Somerville Police assigned to the Twin City Mall detail assignment from 4pm-8pm. At approximately 5:20 PM, I was parked in the Twin City Mall parking lot which is located at McGrath Highway in Somerville.
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Real Life Somerville Police Stories:OUI Arrest

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Harrison Arrest Age 31

On Friday, November 7, 2014, I, Officer Michael Cabral, was assigned to marked unit West-7. At approximately 9:36 PM, I responded to a 2 car motor vehicle accident with injury at the intersection of Broadway and Curtis Street (both streets are public ways in the City of Somerville). Upon arrival, Officer Wyatt was assisting the injured parties in vehicle #2 bearing MA REG Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:OUI Arrest

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Shoplifting Arrest at Assembly Row

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Mirdik arrest age 38

During the early afternoon of November 7, 2014 this investigator was conducting a routine narcotic anti-theft interdiction surveillance within the Assembly Row commercial complex. While conducting the forenamed surveillance my attention was drawn to the above named defendant Cori Mirdik who was perusing the aisles of the Nike Factory Store located at Artisan Way Somerville, MA.
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EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS – SOMERVILLE CITY CABLE: CABLE CONNECTION City TV (13/22) & Educational Channel 15 (15)

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*Programs and broadcast times can change due to event addition or cancellation.

CITY TV 13/22
Wednesday, November 12
9:00am:​Haitian Community Meeting
9:30am:​Voices of Somerville
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The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

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Happy Birthday to the many Villens celebrating their birthdays in the Ville this week! Happy Birthday to Rosann Di Mille Pearson, Gina Tauro, Wade Souza, Cheryl Bertocchi, Mark Haley Sr., Sheila MacEachern, Bill Brown, Adita Vazquez, Krystal Nichols, Kimmie Moss, Jennifer Lucarelli Davidson, Gabriella Correia and Andrew Joseph Hickey

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Send us your favorite photos to Wmtauro@bostonnewsgroup.com to be posted here live on Thesomervillenewsweekly.com as well as in our print edition for the world to see!

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, November 10, the 314th day of 2014 with 51 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:28 and sunset is @ 4:27. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1493 – Christopher Columbus discovered Antigua during his second expedition.

1775 – The Continental Marines were organized by the Continental Congress.
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Somerville Elders “Knitting Scarves for Soldiers”

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Every Tuesday & Thursday at our Ralph & Jenny Center, located at 9 New Washington Street, our ever grateful and patriotic older adults have been “Knitting Scarves for Soldiers.” In addition to knitting the scarves, we will be putting toget…her “care packages” for the men and women serving in our Country’s Military. Give us a call at 617-625-6600, Ext. 2300 or call Kimmy, the Ralph & Jenny Center Director, at 617-666-5223 to see how you can become involved.