Our condolences to the Brennan family and to the Somerville Police Departnent for the sudden loss of Sgt Neil Brennan.
Neil was a great guy and a great friend to many of us and he will be sadly missed here in Somerville. Continue reading Somerville Remembers Retired Somerville Police Sgt Neil Brennan
My name is Chelsea Spear, and I am a singer and ukulele player. I frequently busk at Davis and Sullivan Stations on the T. As a woman of a certain age, I have a soft spot for The Replacements, a fondness shared by none other than Vice Presidential candidate and recreational harmonica player Tim Kaine. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Somerville Busker Invites Tim Kaine for a Duet
It’s time for Mystic Wellington Yacht Club’s annual Toys for Tots Tailgate Party! This event has been a huge success throughout the years and this year should be no exception. Continue reading Mystic Wellington Yacht Club’s Annual Toys for Tots Tailgate Party!
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, October 7, the 281st day of 2016 with 85 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:48 and sunset is @ 6:16. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1765 – Nine American colonies sent a total of 28 delegates to New York City for the Stamp Act Congress. The delegates adopted the “Declaration of Rights and Grievances.” Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Join the City’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development, MassDOT and construction teams on Wednesday, October 26, from 6 to 7 p.m., for a drop-in Q&A regarding the ongoing Beacon Street Reconstruction Project. Continue reading Drop-In Meeting to Discuss Beacon Street Reconstruction, October 26
Photos by Frank Santangelo
Massachusetts Authorization of Additional Charter Schools and Charter School Expansion, Question 2 (2016)
The Massachusetts Authorization of Additional Charter Schools and Charter School Expansion Initiative, also known as Question 2, is on the November 8, 2016, ballotin Massachusetts as an indirect initiated state statute.
A “yes” vote supports this proposal to authorize up to 12 new charter schools or enrollment expansions in existing charter schools by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education per year. Continue reading Somerville’s No On 2 Rally at the Concourse