GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, August 10, the 219th day of 2017 with 146 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:45 and sunset is @ 7:53. 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: 1792 – King Louis XVI was taken into custody by mobs during the French Revolution. He was executed the following January after being put on trial for treason.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
The Somerville Arts Council presents a Nibble event:
Ignite: A Global Street Food & Fire Festival
Continue reading Somerville Ignite Festival in Union Sq 8/19
Dear Billy T. at The Somerville News Weekly,
This mayor Curtatone is a nasty person. He claims not to treat people like dirt, but he does indeed treat people like dirt.
A retired Somerville Police Captain was critical of Curtatone on the internet because of the high turnover of Police Chiefs in Somerville after Curtatone removed the Chief of Police position from Civil Service(even though he was for Civil Service when he was an Alderman). Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Mayor Curtatone is a Nasty Person, a Fraud and Cop Hater
Dear Billy and Somerville Speak Up Line:
So far he’s managed to make his friends wealthy at the cost and ruined lives of good people and honest business owners.
If you don’t know the back story of the following feel free to ask– I’m sure a number of residents know the real story and lots are here to answer– Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Let’s check out the mayor’s record of performance–
HeatSmart/CoolSmart program includes discounts on climate-friendly alternative that can lower utility costs
Continue reading NEW SOMERVILLE PROGRAM TO OFFER HEATING & COOLING ALTERNATIVE
By William Tauro
Instead Of Worrying About Somerville Issues, Mayor Curtatone takes the time to compare President Trump to a “Giant Inflatable Chicken.”
“We’re living in absurd times. Got to say, that giant, inflatable chicken is making more sense than the guy who shares its hairdo” are the words of our beloved Mayor as he sits in the corner office concentrating more on insulting the president than running our city.
So many other issues at hand but yet he finds time to go out of his way to post stuff like this on his very own Facebook site.
With an immature childish mentality like this, it makes you wonder where all of the fictional characters are coming from that are floating around so many fictional social media sites and cluttering the web with so many trollers on Facebook.
Recently they have been a string of attacks of local Somerville businesses by fictional Facebook characters on Facebook. Sometimes after reading something like this you begin to wonder where they are coming from.