Somerville Neighborhood News Special #64Brad Rawson, Director of Somerville’s Transportation & Infrastructure

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 In this special Somerville Neighborhood Newscast, Heather Aveson, SNN Director sits down with Brad Rawson, Senior Planner in Somerville’s Department of Transportation and Infrastructure to discuss topics ranging from the Green Line Extension to parks to green spaces. Find out more in this special segment of SNN.

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, May 31, the 152nd day day of 2016 with 214 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:10 and sunset is @ 8:13. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Mars.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1433 – Sigismund was crowned emperor of Rome.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Somerville Remembering Marie Napolitano

  

NAPOLITANO, Marie C. (Loro) Of Medford, formerly of Somerville, May 29. Beloved wife of Michael Napolitano. Devoted mother of Denise Grosse and her husband Gary of Medford, and her late husband John Johnson, Michael Napolitano II and his wife Patricia of Billerica, and Maria C. Martins of Medford and her late husband Mario. Loving grandmother of Michael III, Joseph, John, Mario Jr., Michelle, Anthony, Ashley, Tiffany and Samantha. Continue reading Somerville Remembering Marie Napolitano

The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week 

   
 Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Nikki Hardy, Darlene Kelly Dumond, Bill Hill, Lawrence Fidalgo, Lori Santos Santoro, Bill White, Joe Ferraro, Gilbert Ho, David Lee Lyons, Jennifer Dever Wood and Happy 2nd Birthday to Gianna Dunne  Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week 

WALNUT STREET CENTER RELOCATES FROM SOMERVILLE TO MEDFORD

  
By Shannon Hardy

 

Last Friday morning, fifteen golden shovels dug into a piece of new part of the Medford community.

 

On May 26th, the Walnut Street Center, a premier nonprofit human service agency that provides comprehensive support to adults with intellectual disabilities celebrated its relocation to 291 Mystic Avenue with a traditional groundbreaking ceremony. Continue reading WALNUT STREET CENTER RELOCATES FROM SOMERVILLE TO MEDFORD

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, May 30, the 151st day day of 2016 with 215 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:10 and sunset is @ 8:13. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Mars.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1453 – Constantinople fell to Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, ending the Byzantine Empire.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Heinsky ANACREON (Distribute Class B); Charles GONDOLA & Victor GONZALEZ (Possess Class B)Drug Arrest

   
 
The following is a brief summary pertaining to incident #16030838. It does not contain every minute detail of the arrest.

 

During the evening of May 27th, 2016 members of the Somerville Police Vice Narcotics Unit were conducting routine surveillance within the Magoun Square area. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Heinsky ANACREON (Distribute Class B); Charles GONDOLA & Victor GONZALEZ (Possess Class B)Drug Arrest

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Michael LE (Larceny – Shoplifting) at Home Depot

   
 
  

The following is a summary of the details related to this incident.

 

      On May 24, 2016 at approximately 16:55 hours, while assigned as marked unit West-6, I was dispatched to Home Depot for a report of a shoplifter struggling to break free from loss prevention. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Michael LE (Larceny – Shoplifting) at Home Depot

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, May 29, the 150th day day of 2016 with 216 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:11 and sunset is @ 8:12. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Mars.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1453 – Constantinople fell to Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, ending the Byzantine Empire.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Somerville Housing Authority Selects Development Partners for Clarendon Hill Property

  

  
Nonprofits Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) and Somerville Community Corporation (SCC) and real estate investment/development firm Gate Residential have been selected to develop the Clarendon Hill property located at 34 North Street, Somerville according to a Somerville Housing Authority (SHA) announcement this week. Continue reading Somerville Housing Authority Selects Development Partners for Clarendon Hill Property

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

   
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, May 28, the 149th day day of 2016 with 217 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:11 and sunset is @ 8:11. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Mars.

ON THIS DAY IN: 585 BC – Thales Miletus predicted a solar eclipse.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer