Medford St. between Somerville Ave. & South St. to Undergo Emergency Repairs Thursday, Friday

As a result of Wednesday’s heavy rain and subsequent flooding, MWRA contractors will conduct necessary repairs on Medford St., between Somerville Ave. and South St., on Thursday evening from 6 to approximately 9 p.m., and on Friday, Oct. 2, from 9 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m. During the work, Medford St. in this area will be closed to through traffic. Motorists are asked to consider alternate routes if possible, and to follow posted detours.


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, October 01, the 274th day of 2015 with 91 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:39 and sunset is @ 6:29. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are, Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1569 – The Duke of Norfolk was imprisoned by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth for trying to marry Mary the Queen of Scots.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer