Connections: A Newsletter from the Somerville Public Schools – January 16, 2015

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Somerville’s annual MLK Day Ceremony takes place Monday, January 19, 11 a.m. at the East Somerville Community
School Auditorium. Stop by for a celebration that includes inspiring performances by local groups and student essayists. Monday
is a school holiday – all schools and district offices will be closed in observance of national Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Somerville Arts Council and the Inside-OUT Gallery featured artist, Eric Christopher Hon

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For the months of January and February, the Somerville Arts Council and the Inside-OUT Gallery will be showcasing the work of emerging artist, Eric Christopher Hon. His continuous pursuit of artistic development and experimenting with various materials has led to his latest neo-impressionist series. This unique etched process creates a paradox–both vibrant and nubilous which converge on the same shared space to create its own narrative.
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Eighteen People Arraigned In Somerville District Court In Connection With Allegedly Blocking Traffic On Interstate 93 In Medford

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WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has announced that 18 people have been arraigned on charges in connection with allegedly blocking four lanes of southbound traffic this Continue reading Eighteen People Arraigned In Somerville District Court In Connection With Allegedly Blocking Traffic On Interstate 93 In Medford

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, January 16, the 16th day of 2015 with 349 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:11 and sunset is @ 4:36. 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: 1547 – Ivan the Terrible was crowned Czar of Russia.
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Arrested in connection with the I-93 southbound protest today on the area of the Medford/Somerville line and arraigned in Someville District Court

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Unless otherwise noted by asterisks, each of the following people are charged with:

1 Disorderly Conduct

2 Trespass On State/County Property

3 Resist Arrest

ANA CASTELLANOS, 27 of Cambridge

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Community Note: Somerville State of the City Address Scheduled for Jan. 19 at 6 p.m.

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The Mayor’s annual State of the City address, and mid-term addresses by the President of the Board of Aldermen (BOA) and the Chairperson of the School Committee will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 19 in the Aldermanic Chambers at City Hall, 93 Highland Ave. Members of the public are invited to come for this look back at the past year’s efforts as well as a look forward to City and School initiatives in the coming year. Light refreshments will be served.