News Box Thefts Sweep Across Somerville


By William Tauro 

A number of Somerville News Weekly red newsstand boxes have been stolen off the city streets of Somerville within the past week and reported to the Somerville Police.  

If you come across any of these stolen red news boxes in places where you haven’t seen them before please contact Somerville Police Department or contact the The Somerville News Weekly at: (617)293-2016
Until the boxes are replaced, The Somerville News Weekly print editions can be still found at several locations throughout the city. 
 A complete list of locations is listed on 

pages 2, 36, 37 as well as throughout the paper. 
You can also read the paper online
Below is a list of Somerville News Weekly print edition pick up locations readily available:
Here’s Your Locations Where You Can Pick Up Your Copy of The Somerville News Weekly 


The Somerville News Weekly Print edition that comes out every Tuesday and can be found weekly in the bright red Somerville News boxes located at the following locations across the Ville:

 Union Sq. Post Office, Dunkin Donuts Magoun Sq/Dunkin Donuts Somerville Ave (across rink)/Dunkin Donuts Broadway at McGrath Hwy/ Dunkin Donuts Middlesex Ave, Dunkin Donuts Twin City Plaza, Clairton Hill Bus stop, In the red news box across from Victor’s Deli & Ball Square Cafe in Ball Square, Winter Hill Post Office and Davis Square in front of Mike’s Restaurant. The paper can also be found at all municipal buildings including Somerville City Hall, Traffic & Parking and all Council of Ageing Buildings, Casey’s Bar Broadway, All Winter Hill Banks, Nissenbaum’s Auto Parts, Cambridge Portugese Credit Union, Century Bank, Lotus Express, Brady Towers, Claidon Hill Apartments, Cobble Hill Apparetments, The Armory, Quick Mart Highland Ave, Somerville High, & Eleven next to Trum Field, 350 Foodmart, Jerrys Liquors, West 7 Bistro Broadway, Somerville Credit Union, The Arts at the Armory Highland Ave, Most Senior Apartment Buildings, Somerville Police Station, Wedgewood Crane & Connolly Ins Agency Davis Square, Leone’s Pizza on Broadway, Angelina’s Sub Shop on Holland Street, Vinnie’s Superette on Broadway ,Cambridge Mobile Sound 234 Monsignor O’Brien Highway, Somerville Computers, Vinnie’s Superette, Broadway Sunoco, MT Pleasant Apts 70 Perkins St,Sovereign Bank Broadway, Properzi Manor 13-25 Warren Avenue. Properzi Manor, Winter Hill Bakery, 240 Pearl Street Apartments, Mount Pleasant Apartments 70 Perkins Street, Joe’s Liquor Store on Broadway ,Dunkin Donuts Powderhouse, Joe’s liquor store Broadway, Santandare Bank Broadway, Somerville Public Library Broadway, Woodys Liquors Broadway, the Italian Sausage Wizard located down at Assembly Square and in just about every little store in and around the Ville! 
If you want your store location to be listed here as well on where to find The Somerville News Weekly, simply just call Billy Tauro at (617)293-2016 or email him at: and we will add you to our ever growing popular list of pick-up-locations across the Ville.

One thought on “News Box Thefts Sweep Across Somerville”

  1. i like the paper i read it online at home it on the table in my bldg every week i met billy once there on joy st but the boxes….

    empty.. knocked over … vandalized trash in them i think i

    smelled pee once the one at dunkins at bway and mgrath always

    empty/knocked over… did you /do you pay for these boxes?

    i think papers and free press are great they seem to be

    missing not around as much some communities dont want them?

    keep the news coming id deliver them if i had a car


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