Road-Rage Stabbing in Somerville


By William Tauro

The incident occurred Tuesday evening during drive time when a Somerville man described as Vinny Distacio was allegedly backing his vehicle into his driveway thats located at 47 Marshall Street when a man behind him in a vehicle waiting got upset.

Allegedly the suspect pulled out a box cutter and sliced Distacio in the hand.

Somerville Police immediately arrived on scene and arrested the alleged suspect.

Distacio was transported to an area hospital and is being treated for a cut in his hand thats not life threatening.


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, January 06, the 6th day of 2015 with 359 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:25. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1540 – England’s King Henry VIII married his fourth wife, Anne of Cleves — which lasted 6 months.
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Somerville Recreation Kickoff Fair

Sunday January 11th, 2015
(Snow date Sunday, January 18th, 2015)
Time: 1-4pm
Somerville High School Atrium & Gymnasium…
Come and Explore all that Recreation has to Offer!
Join Us For Activities For ALL Ages!

Activities Include:
●Face Painting
●DJ ●Magician
●Bouncy House ●Balloon Animals
●Arts&Crafts ●Recreational Games

Demonstrations By:
●Somerville Boxing Club
●Mixed Martial Arts
●Super Body Sculpt
●Recreation/Youth Sports Partners

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Happy Birthday to a number of Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday to Marie DiMille Miele, Adam Gambino, John Caruso, Ray Perez, John Camara, Paul Cook, Joe Vendetti, Jerry JR Roach, Cherie Lee Neumuller, Gary L Grosse, Joseph McCain, Janene Donnelly, Ken Sprague, Tracy King, Sam Yoon, Carlos Melo, Sean Allison and our good friend little Emma Rebelo

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