Daniel Spinosa, a lifelong Somerville resident who was born on Saint Patrick’s Day in 1922 on Tufts Street in Somerville.
A disabled American Veteran who proudly served his country well during WWII in the South Pacific then returned to Somerville and married the love of his life, Mary Caruso in 1946.
Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Daniel Spinosa
The Somerville Police Department are urging Pedestrians, don’t be a distracted walker. Whether you’re in the city, or the suburbs, be aware of your surroundings so you don’t put yourself or drivers in danger. Common sense saves lives!
Have you checked out Shape Up Somerville’s Mobile Farmers Market yet? It just reopened for the 2015 season and is a great option for buying local, healthy, sustainable produce.
If you receive WIC or SNAP benefits, you get half off your purchase at the Mobile Market. Customers who pay full price help to subsidize the Mobile Market for their neighbors who need some help.
On Fridays you can find the Mobile Market at the Somerville Council on Aging (167 Holland St.) from 11am to …12:30pm and the Winter Hill Community Innovation School (115 Sycamore St.) from 1 to 2:30pm. On Saturdays the market is at the North Street Housing Development from 11am to 12:30pm and the Mystic Housing Development from 1 to 3pm.
The market runs through October 31 this year.
If your new smartphone has you stumped or you’re not sure how to sign up for an email address, the Somerville Public Library is here to help. Sign up for one-on-one technology lessons with Technology Librarian Heidi Downing by calling 617-623-5000 x2920 or emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Somerville Police Department are asking Bicyclists, keep yourself and others safe by obeying traffic rules. Bicyclists, wear your helmet and obey traffic rules. Common sense saves lives.
(A message brought to you by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security)
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By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ votes on roll calls from the week of July 20-24. There were no roll calls in the House last week.
CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTION (S 1973)
Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 40 – Report No. 29 July 20-24, 2015
1. Muriel at Union Sq.
2. Lyndon St. Mural at Walnut Street Center.
3. Allen St. Community Garden
4. This is what the sky and the moon looked like this past Tuesday night as we sat down to dinner for a Lion’s Club meeting at Mount Vernon Restaurant. Lions: “We Serve.”
Continue reading Pictures of The Week Series by Skip Murray
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, July 25, the 206th day of 2015 with 159 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:28 and sunset is @ 8:12. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0326 – Constantine refused to carry out the traditional pagan sacrifices.
1394 – Charles VI of France issued a decree for the general expulsion of Jews from France.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer