GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, December 5, the 339th day of 2015 with 26 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:57 and sunset is @ 4:11. 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: 1492 – Christopher Columbus discovered Hispaniola (now Haiti). Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Photos by Frank Santangelo & Skip Murray
By William Tauro
Somerville held its Annual Holiday Christmas Tree Lighting for 2015 this past Thursday night.
Continue reading Annual Somerville Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2015
By William Tauro
The Somerville Chamber of Commerce hosted it’s annual Chamber’s Special Holiday Business After Hours event this past Thursday evening to benefit Toys for Local Children. Continue reading Somerville Chamber of Commerce Special Holiday Event
by Janine Lotti
“Who knew there were so many citizens with different perspectives and wealth of information on topics old and new?”
This is what Ellen Ellis says when asked about her attendance at the “Foundations of Learning” lectures offered at the Somerville Council on Aging (COA). Continue reading Somerville’s Older Adults Never Stop Learning
Somerville Neighborhood News is a production of Somerville Community Access Television, made by professional journalists, volunteers and staff. The half-hour news show has as its mission to provide a lively, informative newscast focusing on the events, issues and information that impact Somerville residents. Make sure to catch the latest SNN show here! Watch the latest newscast below!
By Bob Katzen
MEMO TO BHRC SUBSCRIBERS: This week’s report is on the 2015 roll call attendance record of your local senators. Some senators may have poor attendance records for a variety of reasons, including health problems or military service. It is something you may want to check out with any of your local legislators who have missed roll call votes. If we can be of further assistance, please feel free to contact us. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 40 -Report No. 48 December 4, 2015
Secretary Peyser, Mayor Curtatone, Superintendent Skipper help kick off week-long
Somerville Hour of Code 2015 with special event at East Somerville Community School Continue reading Somerville Holds Second Consecutive District-Wide Hour of Code Computer Science Event
Welcome back! We hope everyone had an enjoyable and restful Thanksgiving break. Music is in the air as we head toward the official start of winter. Please join us when you can for a variety of music performances by our students.
Continue reading Connections: A Newsletter from the Somerville Public Schools – December 4, 2015