By Frank Santangelo
Our condolences go out to the Donovan family for the loss of David who sadly passed away this past weekend.
David Donovan was a good friend to many of us here in Somerville as well as here at the Somerville News Weekly.
Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week:Remembering David Donovan
Have a voice in our community! Be part of the development process of two major areas right on Broadway. Your input is important! Continue reading East Somerville Main Streets:IMPORTANT COMMUNITY MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT
By Bob Katzen
The House and Senate approved and sent to Governor Baker a bill prohibiting drivers from parking in bike lanes and from placing their vehicle in a manner that would interfere with the safety and passage of bicyclists. Violators would be fined up to $50. Continue reading HOUSE PASSES PROTECT BICYCLISTS BILL (S 2534)
Join the SCOA’s email group – The email group is for Somerville Council on Aging Seniors and / or Caregivers who are interested in the latest information on resources, events, programming, etc…in and around the Somerville area. Use the link https://groups.google.com/group/somerville-council-on-aging – If you have any questions or need help joining please contact Debby Higgins at 617-625-6600, ext. 2321 or email dhiggins@Somervillema.gov Continue reading Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Organizational Updates & Information
By Bob Katzen
With today’s edition, (name of newspaper) begins coverage of the 2017-2018 Massachusetts legislative session with our weekly Beacon Hill Roll Call report. This feature is a clear and concise compilation of the voting records of local state representatives and senators. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 -Report No. 1 January 2-6, 2017
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, January 08, the 8th day of 2017 with 357 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:13 and sunset is @ 4:28. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Saturn. The evening stars are Mercury, Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1642 – Astronomer Galileo Galilei died in Arcetri, Italy. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
All cars must be moved from municipal lots by 11:30 a.m. to avoid ticketing and towing. Property owners must shovel sidewalks within 6 daylight hours following end of snowfall. Continue reading SOMERVILLE SNOW EMERGENCY ENDS SUNDAY, JAN. 8, 9:30 A.M.