Dear Billy and Somerville News Weekly Speak Up Line:
Somerville the “All America City” a.k.a. “The envelope Please” Elected officials are suppose to SERVE the citizens, In MA, especially Somerville, elected officials feel it makes them ENTITLED to take care of themselves and their friends first. To hell with the residents. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Bring on the Feds in Somerville to Clean House
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, June 24, the 173rd day of 2017 with 192 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:07 and sunset is @ 8:25. 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: 1314 – Scottish forces led by Robert the Bruce won over Edward II of England at the Battle of Bannockburn in Scotland.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Judy Locchi Jacobs
Where do I begin? It’s been a hell of a week bouncing around from meeting to meeting—two on the same night at different locations, and at the same time. If you have experienced last minute cancellations, lack of rescheduling, and relocation of meetings – you’re not alone.
Continue reading Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Lies Somerville’s Future
Dear Invited Guests, Friends and Allies of Labor,
The Somerville Labor Coalition will be holding a political candidates night on Tuesday June 27, 2017 5pm Somerville City Club. The event will be televised on local SCATV and moderated by the host of Greater Somerville’s Joe Lynch. Continue reading Reminder about the Somerville Labor Coalition Candidate’s Night Event at the Somerville City Club on June 27th at 5:00PM.
BOSTON – Yesterday the Massachusetts Senate passed S.2090, sponsored by Senator Patricia Jehlen (D-Somerville), Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Marijuana Policy, which would ensure the public health and safety of patient and consumer access to medical and adult use of marijuana in the Commonwealth. Continue reading Massachusetts Senate Passes Omnibus Marijuana Legislation