ST CATHERINE’S PARISH will hold their Annual Christmas Bazaar on Friday, November 10, 2017 from 2:00-8:00 p.m., and Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the parish hall, 179 Summer Street, Somerville. Silent Auction, games, raffles, jewelry, items for sale, etc. Free Admission..
Join the SCOA’s email group – The email group is for Somerville Council on Aging Seniors and / or Caregivers who are interested in the latest information on resources, events, programming, etc…in and around the Somerville area. Use the link https://groups.google.com/group/somerville-council-on-aging – If you have any questions or need help joining please contact Debby Higgins at 617-625-6600, ext. 2321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Yoga – Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. A 5-week Yoga series is a low-impact and easy-to-follow paced program that lets you stretch and relax to help start your day. Contact Chris at 617-625-6600 ext. 2315 for more information and to sign up. Cost is $20.00 for 5 classes!
Continue reading October 20, 2017 Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Organizational Updates & Information
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ votes on several roll calls on overriding some of Gov. Charlie Baker’s cuts of $320 million in spending in the $39.4 billion fiscal 2018 state budget. A two-thirds vote in both branches is needed for a veto to be overridden.
Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 – Report No. 42 October 16-20, 2017
On Thursday, October 19, 2017, while on full uniformed patrol in marked unit 781, I(Officer Patrick Canty) was dispatched to 1XX Glen Street for a report of a harassment prevention order violation. Marked unit 874(Officer Shaun Clark) was dispatched as back up. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Frank CHAN (Viol Order)
Wednesday, October 2017
The Somerville Retirement Board is seeking applicants to fill the 5th Board Member position, which is currently vacant. Continue reading Somerville Retirement Board Seeking Applications for Vacant Retirement Board Member Position
Year-end event, co-sponsored by Tufts University, to feature live entertainment, food from local restaurants, limited edition 175th Birthday brew by Aeronaut Brewing Company, and viewing of limited time Chinese art exhibit at Tufts’ Aidekman Art Gallery.
Continue reading Tickets Now on Sale for Somerville’s 175th “Birthday Soireé”
• What and where?
This is a smart-growth, regional, multi-city proposal. It promotes a collection of mixed-use sites that would spark not just office development, but also affordable and market-rate housing, retail, and R&D, directly adjacent to existing and coming MBTA Orange, Green, and Silver line stops in Somerville, Cambridge, Boston, Everett, Chelsea, and Medford.
Continue reading Somerville-Amazon on the T Proposal OVERVIEW
Bernie Sanders with local Somerville and Cambridge candidates endorsed by Our Revolution this past Monday in Somerville.
East Somerville Main Streets, the Somerville Media Center and Connexion invite all Somerville residents to attend a debate of the Somerville Ward One candidates for School Committee and Alderman.
Continue reading Ward one candidate debate – Oct 23! 7 PM – 9 PM Connexion Church
FREE Halloween event features pumpkin decorating, activities for kids, haunted “house,” and more!
SOMERVILLE – Join the City of Somerville on Thursday, November 2, for the annual “Haunted Hall” event on the City Hall concourse from 6 to 8 p.m. The family-friendly event will feature a costumed Halloween Stroll, safe Trick-or-Treating, games and activities, refreshments, a Haunted “Hallway” tour, and more.
Continue reading “Haunted Hall” Event Returns to City Hall Concourse November 2, 2017
SOMERVILLE – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has announced that Jonathan T. Perry, 17, of Somerville, has been indicted as a youthful offender and charged with manslaughter and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury in connection with the August 29, 2017 fatal shooting of Tenzin Kunkhyen, 16, of Malden. Continue reading Juvenile Indicted in Connection with August Fatal Somerville Shooting
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, October 23, the 296th day of 2017 with 69 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:06 and sunset is @ 5:50. 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: 1864 – During the U.S. Civil War, Union forces led by Gen. Samuel R. Curtis defeated the Confederate forces in Missouri that were under Gen. Stirling Price. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
We are very excited to announce that for the first year ever, we raised over $10,000! This brings our weekend total to $10,455 and our 5 year total to $36,245.
Continue reading Somerville Police and Lyndell’s Bakery Helping Keep Sean Collier’s Memory’s Alive