“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 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
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE. There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week.
Beacon Hill Roll Call this week examines the voting records of local representatives on Republican Gov. Charlie Baker’s 95 vetoes during the 2015 session. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 40 – Report No. 51 December 21-25, 2015
Kim Moss, a lifelong Somerville Resident who is employed by the Somerville Council on Aging. Kim not only loves what she does at the Somerville COA, she fits in perfectly and is adored by just about every senior in the Somerville COA circuit. Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Kim Moss