Unsafe Mold, The Price That You Pay For Working Inside The Somerville Police Station

By William Tauro

It’s business as usual at the Somerville Police Station’s located at 220 Washington Street in Somerville.

In these photos attachments that were taken last week, you’ll observe the mold growing in the ventilation systems as well as leaks throughout the ceiling and walls traveling down to the flooring

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, October 31, the 304th day of 2017 with 61 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:16 and sunset is @ 5:39. 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: 1517 – Martin Luther posted the 95 Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Palace Church. The event marked the start of the Protestant Reformation in Germany.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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 David Ross, Christopher Collette, Palmira Santos, Dennis Sullivan, teresa Hussey Rogers, Mike Morton, Lisa Rubera, William Latta, Timothy Gager, Ivette Mesmar, Mike DiBacco, Michael Buckley Junior, Michael J Murphy, Nancy O’brien and Herk Kalos

Sent in by our readers!

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Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Press Organizational Updates & Information

ONGOING PROGRAMS

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 dhiggins@somervillema.gov

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Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 -Report No. 43 October 23-27, 2017

By Bob Katzen

THE HOUSE AND SENATE: Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ and representatives’ votes on roll calls from the week of October 23-27.

HANDICAPPED PARKING (H 3973)

House 152-0, approved legislation cracking down on the misuse of handicapped parking placards including increasing the period of license suspension for wrongful use or display of a placard from 30 to 60 days for a first offense and from 90 to 120 days for a second offense.

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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Kirby CALIXTE (PWID A)

The following is a brief summary pertaining to incident #17065919:

Members of the Somerville Police Department Drug Control Unit initiated a drug investigation of Kirby Calixte and his alleged role in the ongoing distribution of Heroin. The alleged distribution occurs from Mr. Kirby’s residence and vehicle. This residence is located at 66 Vernon Street, Somerville, MA 02145. This investigation was launched upon receiving intelligence and cooperation from a confidential source.

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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Nicholas STILES Jr (ADW, A&B)

The following is a summary of facts pertaining to incident # 17065584:

On Thursday, October 26, 2017, I was assigned marked unit East 4. At approximately 3:23 pm, I was dispatched to the intersection of Broadway and School St for the report of a fight. Officer Canty (East 1) and Officer Nevin (West 5) responded as backup.

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