Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Dwayne WILLIAMS (Armed Assault to Murder, Aggravated A&B)

On Friday, January 20, 2017, I was assigned to Detective Unit D-2 and working the 8:00am-4:00pm shift. At approximately 8:35am I was dispatched to 1305 Broadway, a convenience store called the L.A. Market, for a 9-1-1 call of a stabbing victim who had stumbled into the market. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Dwayne WILLIAMS (Armed Assault to Murder, Aggravated A&B)

Here’s This Week’s Somervillen Voice Topic of The Week Choice and You Decide!: Should Lawmakers Get Pay Raises


Pay Raises for Statewide Officeholders, Senate President,House Speaker & Changes to Legislators’ Salaries & Beniefits 
By Bob Katzen

 

The Joint Committee on Ways and Means held a brief one-hour hearing on the two-year-old report of the Special Advisory Commission on the Compensation of Public Officials, created by the Legislature in June 2014. The hearing was convened with less than 72-hours-notice to the public. Continue reading Here’s This Week’s Somervillen Voice Topic of The Week Choice and You Decide!: Should Lawmakers Get Pay Raises

Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 – Report No. 3 January 16-20, 2017

By Bob Katzen 

   THE HOUSE AND SENATE. There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week. Beacon Hill Roll Call has obtained the 2016 official list from the state treasurer’s office of the “per diem” travel, meals and lodging reimbursements collected by the Legislature’s 160 state representatives from January 1, 2016 through December 1, 2016. Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 – Report No. 3 January 16-20, 2017

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, January 23, the 23rd day of 2017 with 341 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:06 and sunset is @ 4:45. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter & Saturn. The evening stars are Mercury, Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1556 – An earthquake in Shanxi Province, China, was thought to have killed about 830,000 people.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

Malden Man Charged With Intent to Murder In Somerville 

Photos by Frank Santangelo  
SOMERVILLE – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Somerville Police Chief David Fallon announced that Dwayne Williams, 31, of Malden, has been arrested and charged with armed assault with intent to murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury in connection with the non-fatal stabbing of a 28-year-old Somerville man. Continue reading Malden Man Charged With Intent to Murder In Somerville