Nunziato Park & Stormwater Project Meeting, February 22

 

The City of Somerville’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development, and the City Engineering Department, invite all interested community members to the next community meeting in a public meeting series to discuss construction updates and park design for the upcoming Nunziato Field Stormwater and Park reconstruction project. Continue reading Nunziato Park & Stormwater Project Meeting, February 22

Somerville High School Competes on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show This Week

Somerville High School faces off against Acton-Boxborough High School this week on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show. Somerville competed against Acton-Boxborough in the Season 5 Semifinals (watch episode https://youtu.be/3A9jFpJ8TTo) and on Season 7 (watch episode https://youtu.be/oAFJZkcG8NA).

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Alex Foster Foundation Fundraiser

This March, the Alex Foster Foundation (AFF) will host their first fundraiser. AFF is a 501c3 charitable organization whose mission is to educate and raise awareness about addiction, and to offer support to those who are struggling with addiction and their families. The Foster family formed the foundation after the loss of Alex, their son and brother, at the age of 28 in 2014. That year, almost 1,400 people in Massachusetts died from Substance Use Disorder. Continue reading Alex Foster Foundation Fundraiser

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, February 22, the 53rd day of 2017 with 312 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:31 and sunset is @ 5:24. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1630 – Quadequine introduced popcorn to English colonists at their first Thanksgiving dinner. 
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