By William Tauro
This past Sunday January 3rd, the 2016 Inaugural Committee was pleased to host the swearing in ceremony for the Mayor, City Council and School Committee members in the Marsha Caron Theater at Medford High School. Continue reading Somerville’s Neighbor Medford Welcomes New Mayor at 2016 Inauguration
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, January 03, the 3rd day of 2015 with 362 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:14 and sunset is @ 4:22. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Mercury, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1496 – References in Leonardo da Vinci notebooks suggested that he tested his flying machine. The test didn’t succeed and he didn’t try to fly again for several years. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
This is a complaint to Joe Curtatone and an alert to Union Square, specifically Mansfield Street, residents. The RATS ARE NOT being stressed. The “rat proof” trash cans are NOT rat proof. Please see these photos.
MAYOR CURTATONE, you must address this issue immediately Patty O’Leary Continue reading Letter to the Editor:The RATS ARE NOT Being Addressed
Avoid a ticket and make it easier for your neighbors to get around: Property owners are responsible for clearing snow and ice from their sidewalks. Sidewalks need to be cleared to a minimum of 42 inches to allow wheelchairs to pass.
Sand (which you can find in barrels around the city) is a more environmentally friendly remedy for slippery ice. There are also many eco- and pet-friendly salt products available. Continue reading Avoid a Ticket -Somerville Shoveling Regulations & Information
You are invited to the 2016 Inauguration celebration on Monday, Jan. 4. At the Inauguration you elected officials get sworn in for their two-year terms in office, followed by addresses from the Mayor, President of the Board of Alderman, and Chair of the School Committee. Continue reading Somerville 2016 Inaugural Ceremony
Somerville Recreation to Switch from Youth Contact Football to Flag Football Program
With contact football-related injuries on the rise nationally, Somerville joins growing list of communities making the switch to flag football for younger residents. Continue reading Somerville Recreation to Switch from Youth Contact Football to Flag Football Program
Do you know Me? Found-Somerville, Ma
Anyone know this little young sweet? He/She was meowing at my door (9 Marshall Street, Somerville MA 02145). If you know this kitty please contact Rebecca at 617-794-8394
By Charles O’Rourke
The Somerville Girls Indoor Track Team won their first two meets of the season defeating Everett and Chelsea High schools. Continue reading Somerville High School Girls Track News