Bipartisan Commission Issues Report Calling for Improvements to School Funding Formula

  

 

BOSTON – State education leaders, including Senator Pat Jehlen (D-Somerville), recently released the recommendations of the Foundation Budget Review Commission, appointed to examine the adequacy and effectiveness of the state’s education funding formula. Continue reading Bipartisan Commission Issues Report Calling for Improvements to School Funding Formula

SHS Track PAC Hosting the 24th Annual Holiday Arts & Craft Fair

  
The Somerville High School Track Parents & Alumni Club (SHS Track PAC) is hosting the 24th Annual Holiday Arts & Craft Fair on Saturday, November 28th from 9am-3pm in the Brune Fieldhouse at SHS. 120 artisans from all over New England will display unique items for sale and our Country Store raffle table will offer a chance to win valuable prizes and gifts- Admission is free. A breakfast/lunch table will be open for business as well. SHS Track PAC supports the Cross Country & Track teams at SHS and provides scholarships to SHS athletes.

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Disorderly Conduct & Resisting Arrest 

   
 
On November 13th, 2015, I, Officer James Torres, was in full uniform while assigned to marked unit East 4 during the evening shift, along with Officer Devin Schneider. The following report is a summary of events that I witnessed that day, as they pertain to incident 15056134: Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Disorderly Conduct & Resisting Arrest 

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Alleged Drunk Driver Slumped Behind the Wheel & Resisting Arrest

   
 
On 11/15/15 at approximately 5:34am, I was patrolling in marked unit East-3 in full uniform when I, along with East-2 ofc. Ramirez and S8 Sgt. Ward, were dispatched to 96 Highland Avenue, a public way in the city of Somerville, for an assist. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Alleged Drunk Driver Slumped Behind the Wheel & Resisting Arrest

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, November 16, the 320th day of 2015 with 45 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:35 and sunset is @ 4:22. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are, Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1776 – British troops captured Fort Washington during the American Revolution.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer