SCATV Youth Media Summer Classes – Registration is Now Open! All of our registration can be done online at www.scatvsomerville.org/youth There you will find short descriptions of our summer programming, as well as a link to register. Continue reading SCATV Youth Media Spots Still Open!
Join In Wednesday Festivities Including Lunch and Live Music!
Somerville, MA – In partnership with Union Square Main Streets, Union Square Station Associates (US2), Somerville’s master developer partner for Union Square’s revitalization would like to announce this year’s “Union Lunch” summer series showcasing delicious lunch fare from a different neighborhood restaurant each Wednesday from June 22 through July 27 on Union Square Plaza.
Continue reading US2 & Union Square Main Streets Announce “Union Lunch” Summer Series Celebrating Union Square Restaurants & Businesses
On June 19, 2016 at approximately 11:12 PM, Officers J. Yvonne, Marc DiFava, and I (Officer Mark Nevin / West 5) were finishing up a call for a noise complaint on College Avenue and were about to clear when I observed a motor vehicle drive past me heading Northbound without its headlights on. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Nathan SCHINDLER (OUI Liquor)
On June 18, 2016, while assigned to marked cruiser East 1, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was traveling from Mystic Ave onto Temple St. Both of these streets are public ways in the city of Somerville.
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Dabiel MICHEL (Operating MV with License Suspended)
On June 17, 2016, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol in marked cruiser East 1. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Angela GRASSA (A&B on Person Over 60, B&E, Attempt to Commit Crime)
On June 17th, 2016, I, Officer Devin Schneider, was in full uniform and assigned to marked cruiser East-4 during the day shift. The following report is a summary of events that I witnessed, as they pertain to incident #16036137:
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Felix DIAZ (Shoplifting, Trespass)at Big KMart Assembly Row
On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, I, Sergeant Michael Capasso was on duty for the Somerville Police as a Patrol Supervisor. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:UDIT (Unlicensed Operation of MV, Unregistered MV, Uninsured MV & Boston Warrant))
On 06/13/16, I Officer Christopher Collette was assigned to Somerville marked unit East Four. At approximately 18:50 hours I was dispatched to 7 Memorial Rd. where a caller reported that a male had stolen her daughter’s bicycle. Officer Moreira in West Five responded as well. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Ghita BOBOCEA (Unarmed Robbery)
By Joe DiGirolamo
This past Saturday under beautiful clear skies over the Mystic River, the Annual Blessing of the Fleet Celebration took place. Continue reading 2016 Medford/Somerville Blessing of the Fleet on The Mystic
The City of Somerville is pleased that in spring 2013, Boston Logan International Airport implemented a new departure procedure for one of its runways that should decrease aircraft noise pollution over parts of the city, but urges residents to continue reporting aircraft noise to compel the Federal Aviation Administration and Massport’s adoption of further alternative operations at Logan Airport that would provide relief to all of Somerville. Continue reading RESIDENTS URGED TO REPORT AIRPLANE NOISE
WOBURN – Somerville High School has been named the winner of the 8th Annual PSA Project hosted by Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Middlesex Partnerships for Youth, Inc., for an original video highlighting the theme of “Write the Story You Want to Tell.” Continue reading Somerville High School Chosen As the Middlesex Partnerships for Youth Inc. 2016 PSA Project Winner
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, June 20, the 170th day day of 2016 with 194 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:07 and sunset is @ 8:24. The Full “Strawberry Moon” is exact @ 7:02 AM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Mars.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0451 – Roman and Barbarian warriors brought Attila’s army to a halt at the Catalaunian Plains in eastern France. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week Scotty Lombardo
Scotty Lombardo, a lifelong Winter Hill kid and resident Who grew up on Dartmouth Street and he is still holding down the fort at old #25. Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Special Person of the Week:Scotty Lombardo
This week’s Somerville News Weekly Aerial Ville Photos Series “The Ville From Above” Flying above Highland Avenue Somerville. Continue reading The Ville From Above Photos by Frank Santangelo