GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, August 25, the 238th day of 2015 with
128 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:00 and sunset is @
7:35. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Mars,
Neptune & Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Saturn &
ON THIS DAY IN: 1718 – Hundreds of colonists from France arrived in
Louisiana. Some settled in present-day New Orleans. Continue reading Good Morning Today is by John Dwyer
6th time in a row. 16th time in franchise history. Somerville Alibrandis are the 2015 Yawkey Baseball League Champions!
Mayor Michael J. McGlynn responded to the news by stating, “Now is not a time to panic, but rather a time to come together to address the issue before us. Continue reading MEDFORD MAYOR McGLYNN’S STATEMENT ON RECENT GREENLINE NEWS EFFECTING MEDFORD & SOMERVILLE
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Photo: Grandson Xavior and Jim Henry
Jim Henry, aid to Senator Sal DiDomenico and a very familiar face here around the Ville. Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Jim Henry
A look from an August, 2014 day.
The Walnut St house is currently going through a metamorphosis. Continue reading Pictures of The Week Series by Skip Murray
By William Tauro
This past Tuesday, the Somerville Lion’s Club held its annual charity clambake at the Somerville Winter Hill Yacht Club that’s located on Foley Street on Somerville’s waterfront. Continue reading Somerville Lions Club Annual Charity Lobster Clambake Photos
Now that I have your attention, let me elaborate. ALL lives matter. Black, white, brown, beige, yellow, purple – it doesn’t matter – all lives matter, period. This isn’t Ferguson MO or Hicksticks TN – this is Somerville, once part of Boston. I don’t have all the hard crime numbers in front of me, but I can’t imagine that there’s a lot of hate crimes, specifically race crimes, happening in this city in 2015. Continue reading Reality Bites by James A. Norton: What do you mean “Black Lives Matter”?
MBTA Officials $700,000,000-$1billion short on project not including the initial cost of $1.99 billion to complete.
Cost Increase Notice from GLX Project Team Continue reading Green Line Extension $1b Cost Rise Coming