SOMERVILLE HIGH, SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY CORP. PARTNER ON NEW MANUFACTURING TRAINING PROGRAM

  
SOMERVILLE – Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Somerville High School’s Center for Career, and Technical Education (CTE) are proud to announce the Advanced Manufacturing Training Program (AMTP), an expansion upon the CTE’s successful youth programming. Continue reading SOMERVILLE HIGH, SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY CORP. PARTNER ON NEW MANUFACTURING TRAINING PROGRAM

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, December 31, the 365th day of 2015 with 00 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:20. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1687 – The first Huguenots set sail from France for the Cape of Good Hope, where they would later create the South African wine industry with the vines they took with them on the voyage.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, December 30, the 364th day of 2015 with 01 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:19. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury, & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1460 – At the Battle of Wakefield, in England’s Wars of the Roses, the Duke of York was defeated and killed by the Lancastrians.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, December 29, the 363rd day of 2015 with 02 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:18. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury, & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1170 – St. Thomas à Becket, the 40th archbishop of Canterbury, was murdered in his own cathedral by four knights acting on Henry II’s orders.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Thomas GANNON (Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest)

   
 
On 12/27/2015 at around 0225 hours, while in full uniform and assigned to marked unit East 2, I was dispatched to 30 Washington St (Holiday Inn) for an unruly drunk person in the lobby. Officer Sousa (East 3) was also dispatched to 30 Washington St. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Thomas GANNON (Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest)

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, December 28, the 362nd day of 2015 with 03 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:17. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury, & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1065 – Westminster Abbey was consecrated under Edward the Confessor.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Somerville’s 239th Grand Union Flag Raising on Prospect Hill

  
There’s no better way to ring in the new year than by celebrating history. Join us for the 239th Grand Union Flag Raising on Prospect Hill.

“George Washington” will leave City Hall Friday, New Years Day at 11:30 a.m. on horseback and lead the crowd to Prospect Hill Park for the flag raising.You are all invited to participate, and are encouraged to wear traditional colonial clothing. Continue reading Somerville’s 239th Grand Union Flag Raising on Prospect Hill

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, December 27, the 361st day of 2015 with 04 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:12 and sunset is @ 4:17. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mercury, & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1703 – The Methuen Treaty was signed between Portugal and England, giving preference to the import of Portuguese wines into England. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Somerville 5th Grader Wins National Poster Contest: Garners Mileage Tracking System for Argenziano School and a New Bicycle

 
Photo credits: The Argenziano School.

Photo:  Argenziano School 5th grader Caleb Piehl (center) shows off the artwork that won first prize in the Saris National Bicycle Poster Contest. His art teacher Diana Taremi (left) admires the poster’s bright colors and physical education teacher Kristi Savage and Somerville Police Officer Maryanne Manfra talk about how learning to ride bicycles is part of the school’s physical education curriculum
Continue reading Somerville 5th Grader Wins National Poster Contest: Garners Mileage Tracking System for Argenziano School and a New Bicycle