Forming a long-term relationship with a primary-care physician is the most important thing a patient can do to obtain better medical care. That’s according to 76 percent of doctors surveyed in a Consumer Reports poll a few years back. Continue reading Should You Put Your Health In The Hands Of An Unhappy Doctor?
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: Beacon Hill Roll Call records local representatives’ votes on roll calls from the week of January 11-15. There were no roll calls in the Senate last week.
OPIOID ABUSE PREVENTION (H 3944) Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 41 – Report No. 2 January 11-15, 2016
WOBURN- Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan, Middlesex County Sheriff Peter Koutoujian and Somerville Police Chief David Fallon have announced that Christopher Carney, 43, of Austin, Texas was arraigned on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, in Woburn Superior Court on charges of aggravated rape, aggravated kidnapping, indecent assault and battery (2 counts), assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and witness intimidation. Continue reading Man Returned To Massachusetts Arraigned for Somerville Sexual Attack
Cross Street Center – 165 Broadway –There are programs and services for YOU at our Cross Street Center. We have low-cost, healthy, hot lunch program, English Conversation Practice, Creative Arts Programming, Multicultural Programming and Fit-4-Life exercise. Continue reading Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Organizational Updates & Information
Since September of 2014, older adults in Somerville have been able to attend various Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) events for free. Continue reading Somerville’s Older Adults Can See BSO Performers for Free!
By Frank Santangelo
Meet this week’s Special Person of the Week John “Okie” O’Connell.
John is a thirty-two plus year veteran of the Somerville Department of Public Works’s Highway Department. Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week John “Okie” O’Connell
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, January 16, the 16th day of 2015 with 350 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:11 and sunset is @ 4:36. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Mercury, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1547 – Ivan the Terrible was crowned Czar of Russia. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer