Somerville Local First Hosts Music & Makers at Arts at the Armory on August 7th

SOMERVILLE (July 25, 2016)—It’s a brunch + concert + makers market! Looking for something hip and local to do in the Boston area on a hot summer Sunday? There’s no better place to shop local, eat local, and support local music than at Somerville Local First’s Music & Makers Event on August 7th. Continue reading Somerville Local First Hosts Music & Makers at Arts at the Armory on August 7th

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Joseph MACDONALD (Shoplifting, Removal of Theft Detection Device) Saks Fifth Ave at Assembly Row 


On the dates listed below, I (Officer Devin Schneider) was in full uniform assigned to the Assembly Row unit in marked cruiser 660. The following report is a summary of events that I witnessed, as they pertain to incident #16045301: Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Joseph MACDONALD (Shoplifting, Removal of Theft Detection Device) Saks Fifth Ave at Assembly Row 

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Spencer RINGWOOD (Disturbing the Peace, Discharge Firearm within 500 Ft of Building, Improper Storage of Firearm)


On Saturday July 23, 2016 at approximately 0509, I Officer Randy Isaacs, Officer Prophete, Officer Ramirez, Officer Canty, Officer Clark, and Sergeant Marino were dispatched to the area of 112 Belmont St for a report of shot being fired. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Spencer RINGWOOD (Disturbing the Peace, Discharge Firearm within 500 Ft of Building, Improper Storage of Firearm)

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, July 25, the 207th day of 2016 with 159 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:29 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: 0326 – Constantine refused to carry out the traditional pagan sacrifices.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Press Organizational Updates & Information

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Ageless Grace: Ageless Grace, the Council on Aging’s new Fitness class for the body and mind, will be starting its next 5 week series on July 25th. Held on Mondays at 4:00pm at the Holland St. Center, the Ageless Grace program is an innovative wellness and fitness program done seated in a chair to upbeat music. Continue reading Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Press Organizational Updates & Information

Adolescence Is Not A Disease’ – Helping Teens Succeed In A Complex World

By Jeffrey Leiken
When did all teenagers become anxious, depressed and lose their ability to cope?
The truth is, in most cases, they didn’t.
“There is a tendency in our culture to treat young people who are struggling as if there is something wrong with them,” says Jeffrey Leiken (www.leiken.com), Adolescence Expert, CEO of Evolution Mentoring International and co-founder of HeroPath International. “We send them to doctors, therapists and specialists who all try to figure out and ‘treat’ what is broken.” Continue reading Adolescence Is Not A Disease’ – Helping Teens Succeed In A Complex World

Residents are invited to visit the following buildings to stay cool any time this summer:

Photo by William Tauro 

• Central Branch Library, 79 Highland Ave., 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. All library branches are closed on Sundays during the summer.

• East Branch Library, 115 Broadway, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and Thursday; 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Continue reading Residents are invited to visit the following buildings to stay cool any time this summer: