GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 


GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, September 19, the 259th day of 2017 with 106 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:27 and sunset is @ 6:47. 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: 1356 – The Battle of Poitiers was fought between England and France. Edward “the Black Prince” captured France’s King John. 
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Letter to the Editor:Curtatone Suspicious Fire Story Response

We immediately received this response from one of the original investigation officials who recalls the fire who was there through it all:
Dear Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line,

You had just posted the story of the suspicious Curtatone fire earlier on Monday in your Newstalk Shoutout Loud Column and this is my response to it: Continue reading Letter to the Editor:Curtatone Suspicious Fire Story Response

The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Cathy Derany, Steven Maguire, Mary Ellen Gil, Joseph Tsang, Chris Stockbridge, Mark Riley, Mario Sousa, Janette Giso, Dan Hamel, Marsha Hamel McGlashing, Bob Goffredo, Thomas Doherty, Ellie A Stolp Manning, Robert W Hickey, Debra O’Connor, Bill Gioiosa, Mark Alston-Follansbee, Ashley Zafiris, Fanny Chan, Matthew Desmond, Timothy Shwartz and Casi Glejzer 

Sent in by our readers!
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