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