To celebrate the Patriots going to the big game this weekend, LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston is offering $5 off admission for anyone wearing Patriots gear on Saturday and Super Bowl Sunday! Discount is valid on walk-up tickets only and won’t be applied to already purchased tickets. Continue reading Show Your Patriots Pride & Receive $5 OFF admission at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston
Somerville native and long-time community activist Jesse Clingan announced his candidacy for Ward 4 Alderman today. Jesse is running on a platform of responsive and accessible government, affordable and middle income housing and continuing the fight against opiate abuse, among many issues. Continue reading Jesse Clingan Announces Run For Ward 4 Alderman’s Seat
By Skip Murray
This past Friday and Saturday evenings, Somerville’s own Nathaniel Abreu, fifteen year old Nathaniel Abreu, put on an amazing performance at the Concord Performing Arts Center, Concord, MA. Those of us who were lucky enough to be there, knew we had been touched by something special.
Nathaniel is one in the long line of the extraordinary artists our town of Somerville is so well known for. It is a town rife with writers, poets, painters and sculptors, and now this amazing cello player is the next to step up and stand in the center.
From the moment he sits down on stage and begins playing on this night, he leaps into another place, a place where music lives. He becomes the notes, the tempo, the timbre. He becomes the music. And joyfully, he takes us with him.
Continue reading Shining The Light on Nathaniel Abreu
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By Scott Trettenero
Every Feb. 14, starry-eyed couples celebrating Valentine’s Day strive to find just the right setting to create a romantic night on the town.
But relationships are about more than candle-light dinners and slow dancing in the moonlight, and making them last beyond the initial infatuation is no easy thing. Continue reading What Are The Secrets To A Long-Lasting Relationship?
The inauguration of a new president in Washington, D.C., also means a new Cabinet with goals and ideas different from those in the previous administration.
Continue reading How America’s New Cabinet Can Lead Successful Change Initiatives
By Gabriella van Rij
When most of today’s parents were teenagers, they developed their romantic crushes on the person they sat next to in algebra class, bumped into in front of their school lockers, or spotted at the next table in the cafeteria. Continue reading Parents, Teenagers And The Dangers Of Online Dating
Proposed ‘Voucher’ Plan Threatens Benefits of over 1,100,000 Commonwealth Residents
Boston — AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking Massachusetts residents who have paid into the program their entire working lives. Continue reading AARP Massachusetts Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare
Successful candidate must possess valid Mass License with a good driving record, be able to pass pre-employment, random drug testing, have a strong work ethic, and the ability to read, write and communicate in English.
We offer good starting pay, overtime after 40 hours, paid holidays and vacations. No layoffs plenty of work year round. Continue reading Millennium NOW HIRING 3RD SHIFT SWEEPER DRIVERS
On Monday, January 30, 2017, at 12:20 A.M., while traveling South on McGrath Hwy., I observed a gray Honda Civic pass several vehicles from the right, fail to signal while changing lanes, then continued to travel at a high rate of speed on McGrath Hwy, I estimated the speed to be 65 mph in a 35 mph zone. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Abner BERNADEAU (OUI Drugs, PWID D, Speeding, Fail to Signal)
On January 27, 2017, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol in marked cruiser West 5. At approximately 10:00pm, I was alerted by a citizen, that a black Ford pickup truck was swerving all over the road, and almost struck a pedestrian on Broadway by the Powder House rotary. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Antonio RODRIGUES-DEOLIVEIRA (Negligent Operation of MV, Operating MV with License Suspended for OUI, OUI 2nd Offense)
On January 25, 2017 at around 7 p.m., Somerville Police received a call from a XXXXX regarding some activity with his girlfriend’s stolen cell phone and passport. XXXXX’s girlfriend is a female named YYYYY. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Yolanda BARROS (Conspiracy & RSP) & Dante GOMES (Conspiracy & RSP)
By Frank Santangelo
After being closed for a week during a week long renovation process, Victor’s Deli that’s located on Broadway in Ball Square is now reopened for business again!
Same great food, but with a new look! Continue reading The New Victor’s Deli Is Open For Business
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REGISTRATION SUSPENDED, OP MV Continue reading Somerville Police Department Weekly Arrest Log 1/23/17-1/30/17
Join Somerville Local First and over 40 local vendors at Arts at the Armory on February 12th for a day of local Valentine’s Day shopping!
Our Makers Marketplace features a wide variety of handcrafted goods, jewelry, accessories, confections, home decor, textiles, art, apparel and gifts for everyone you love!
Continue reading Somerville Local First Valentine’s Day Market
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, January 30, the 30th day of 2017 with 335 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:00 and sunset is @ 4:54. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1649 – England’s King Charles I was beheaded. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Come join us for a night of fun to benefit Dana Farber Cancer Institute’s “Name a Gene” Fund, to celebrate each other, and remember what would have been Sal’s 55th birthday. Continue reading Somerville Remembrance of Sal Ruscito Feb 25th