The Somerville News Weekly Special Persons of The Week

Mary Dober, Joann Gallo, Hazel Evans and Teresa Connolly, four lovely ladies dedicated to this city and help make it the fine city that it is!

Pictured here with TV Reality Star Arthur Wahlberg from the hit A&E Series “Wahlburgers”at a recent “Toys for Local Children” charity event, these four ladies continuously support just about every good cause that’s out there.

They participate in all activities with our Council on Aging Community and they are always there for their fellow neighbors!

We here at the Somerville News Weekly salute you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.



GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, December 14, the 348th day of 2014 with 17 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:05 and sunset is @ 4:11. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1819 – Alabama joined the Union as the 22nd state. At that point, there were 11 slave states and 11 free states.
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Having a Wonderful Christmas Time at Cobble Hill

20141214-083612.jpgCobble Hill residents Henry Ferreria and Rita Beaudette with Alderman Dennis “Santa “Sullivan


By Martin Polignone

This past Saturday, Cobble Hill elders were treated to Christmas carols and cupcakes sponsored by Ward One Alderman Matt McLaughlin.
A group of youths from Teen Empowerment sang traditional songs, recited a Christmas poem, and gave a spectacular trumpet performance.
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