By Frank Santangelo
Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week: Michael Murphy
MIke was born at the Central Hospital in Somerville on November 6th,1961.
He grew up in the Union Square area of Somerville and graduated from Somerville High School in 1980.
He started working for the Verizon Corporation in 1987 and has spent the last 30 years as a lineman and repair technician with them.
Mike and his wife Lisa have a beautiful active and energetic 8 year old daughter named Leah that keeps them both young and constantly on the go.
Mike has been very generous to the Somerville Youth Organizations throughout the years and is an avid Somerville Sports enthusiast.
He also gets involved in many charitable events throughout the city and he has always been on the front lines as one who has been giving back to the community for many years.
Our hats are off to his true Somerville spirit!
We here at the Somerville News Weekly salute you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.