By William Tauro
After the City of Somerville received a grant for the Artfarm Creation at the former wastesite/transfer station site in July of 2014, they now may have plans to develop the site instead and reneging on the on their promise to the artist population. Continue reading Talk Circulating Regarding Development of Former Somerville Waste Site Transfer Station at Brickbottom
My grandfather was a Teamster and a truck driver, my father was a cop, but his second job was driving a truck for Boston Sand and Gravel, he was also a Teamster. Payton Corbett is a truck driver and a Teamster Union official. He is a hard working guy, one of us; he cares about the working people; please give him your vote for Mayor of Somerville. It’s about time!
Joeseph E. McCain, Ret Somerville Police Department
Dear Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line,
I questioned what the mayor was doing about the kids dying in the city. I said the city is flush with cash from his Assembly Row project. He blocked me from posting on his Facebook page.
56 Affordable Rental Units Available at Assembly Row, Through Somerville Inclusionary Housing Program
Continue reading Affordable Rental Opportunities at Assembly Row Somerville
Join the Somerville Historic Preservation Commission and ArtsUnion on Sunday, September 17, for a free walking tour of historic Union Square. Continue reading Historic Union Square Walking Tour September 17
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, September 09, the 249th day of 2017 with 116 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:17 and sunset is @ 7:05. 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: 490 B.C. – The Battle of Marathon took place between the invading Persian army and the Athenian Army. The marathon race was derived from the events that occurred surrounding this battle.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Bob Katzen
Sponsors of possible ballot questions for the November 2018 election got the news today from Attorney General Maura Healey about whether their proposal met the requirements outlined in the constitution and can proceed to the next step in the long process to get their proposed law or constitutional amendment on the ballot. Continue reading POSSIBLE 2018 BALLOT QUESTIONS
In this edition:
(Upper) Cedar Street (Broadway to Highland Ave) Roadway Improvements meeting Monday, September 18, 6:30 PM at Visiting Nurse Assoc, 259 Lowell St
Continue reading Somerville Mark Niedergang, Ward 5 Alderman on Ward 5