Are you thinking about opening a business in Somerville? Stop by the How to Open a Business on Oct. 20 to get information on how to find a location, learn about licensing requirements, find out what financial and technical assistance you may qualify for, and more. The workshop will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at Cantina La Mexicana, 247 Washington St.
Language support in Haitian Creole, Portuguese, and Spanish will be available.
I wanted to update you on the increased water charges that property owners saw on their most recent water and sewer bills. I received a lot of calls and emails about this and I know that the $240 annual increase is affecting people’s bottom lines – especially those on fixed incomes. Continue reading Ward 4 Alderman Tony Lafuente:Update on Water Charges
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, October 16, the 290th day of 2016 with 76 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:58 and sunset is @ 6:01. 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: 1701 – The Collegiate School was founded in Killingworth, CT. The school moved to New Haven in 1745 and changed its name to Yale College. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: There were no roll calls in the House and Senate last week. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 41 – Report No. 41 October 10-14, 2016
Ageless Grace: Ageless Grace, the Council on Aging’s new Fitness class for the body and mind. The 5-week series started on Monday September 26th and continues on October 3rd, October 17th, October 24th and October 31st. Continue reading Somerville Council on AgingWeekly Organizational Updates & Information
Photos by Frank Santangelo
By William Tauro
Hundreds turned out for the Annual Tom Taylor Memorial 5k Fun Run & Walk With Dogs event this past Sunday morning. Continue reading Som/Dog’s Tom Taylor Memorial Doggie 5k and Fun Run 2016
This week’s Somerville News Weekly Aerial Ville from above: Central Hill. Continue reading The Ville From Above Photos by Frank Santangelo
By Frank Santangelo
Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week:Norman “Stoney”Stone! Born and raised in Somerville, he went into the Army in 1968 and then on to Vietnam in 1969. Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Special Person of the Week:Norman “Stoney” Stone