GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, September 30, the 274th day of 2016 with 92 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:40 and sunset is @ 6:28. The New Moon is exact @ 8:13 PM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus &Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1399 – Henry Bolingbroke became the King of England as Henry IV.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, September 29, the 273rd day of 2016 with 93 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:39 and sunset is @ 6:30. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1789 – A regular army was established by the U.S. War Department with several hundred men.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

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 Greg Eibell, Teresa Paribello, Irene Reni Macarelli, Christina Ferguson, Jim Vargas, Kathy Maggiacomo, Jo-Ann Crosby, Christopher Dube, Mark Lavelle, Jane Doucette, Helen- Bill Gioiosa, Michelle Petruzziello Doherty, Donna Baldasaro, Dylan DaSilva, Mark Riley, Kaitlyn Eileen O’Connor, Ada Tauro, Judson Walker Greene, Papa DiDomenico, Joey Lacey, Colleen Larry, Sergei Sterev, Jean Mickiewicz Brunco, Anthony Petruccelli, Tammy Doe and Nancy Beach Bunny Shea Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, September 28, the 272nd day of 2016 with 94 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:38 and sunset is @ 6:31. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1066 – England was invaded by William the Conqueror who claimed the English throne.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, September 27, the 271st day of 2016 with 95 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:37 and sunset is @ 6:33. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus &Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1779 – John Adams was elected to negotiate with the British over the American Revolutionary War peace terms. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Reality Bites by James A. Norton

 

Did you miss me? I bet there’s a few people who didn’t…and I’m ok with that.

 

I don’t even know how many weeks it’s been, and after stating I needed to be more consistent with my writing here too. Well, here I am and honestly I was going to write about the debate between Trump and Clinton, but, I thought better of it. All I can say right here, right now, is that you need to be able to find some kind of sanity in the soup. Continue reading Reality Bites by James A. Norton

Somerville Firefighters Quinn and Sullivan Families With Members of SFD Local 76 at IAFF Fallen Fighters’ Memorial, Colorado Springs

Photos by Dennis Murphy

By William Tauro 

A contingency of families, friends and fellow firefighters of Somerville Lt. Paul Sullivan and Somerville Firefighter-EMT Robert Quinn of the Somerville Fire Department traveled to Colorado Springs to witness the installation of Paul Sullivan’s and Robert Quinn’s name on the IAFF’s Fallen Firefighters Memorial. Continue reading Somerville Firefighters Quinn and Sullivan Families With Members of SFD Local 76 at IAFF Fallen Fighters’ Memorial, Colorado Springs