Matin Polignone of Somerville “The Voice of the elderly and disabled”
Finished and paid for law school on a very limited low income and have been my education to volunteer and provide help for the elderly and disabled persons like myself. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Help Local Somerville Resident (advocate for the elderly and disabled)With Bar Exam
Jahmai Jahron Furtado-Cooper (aka “Mai”) is such a beautiful spirit. He brings joy to a multitude of people and his presence is well-known to family, friends and especially in his community of Somerville, MA where he has been dubbed “Mayor of Somerville” by various school officials. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Home Going Services for Jahmai
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, October 30, the 304th day of 2016 with 62 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:15 and sunset is @ 5:40. The New Moon is exact @ 1:40 PM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Mercury, Neptune & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1735 – John Adams, the second President of the United States, was born in Braintree, MA. His son became the sixth President of the U.S. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Chris Manns
The sticker shock that comes when college students take a look at the latest textbook prices is leading to some creative and unusual remedies.
In California, a partnership between West Valley College and Second Harvest Food Bank lets students borrow textbooks in exchange for canned-food donations. Continue reading College Students Try To Dodge High Textbook Costs
Ageless Grace: Ageless Grace, the Council on Aging’s new Fitness class for the body and mind. The 5-week series, held at 4:00 p.m. at the Holland Street 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 Organizational Updates & Information
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: There were no roll calls in the House and Senate last week.
This week, Beacon Hill Roll Call reports on how often local senators voted with their party leadership. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 41 – Report No. 43 October 24-28, 2016
Winners to be selected, presented during Historic Preservation Month in May 2017.
SOMERVILLE – The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Preservation Awards. Continue reading NOMINATE PROPERTIES FOR ANNUAL PRESERVATION AWARDS BY FRIDAY, NOV. 18
Medford Police Patrolman’s Association shared this Halloween photo on Facebook of an episode taken at the fall festival in Medford this past Saturday afternoon.