Don’t pack away your costumes after tomorrow night! You’ll be needing them this Thursday, November 2, for our Haunted Hall. Join us from 6 to 8p.m. at the City Hall Concourse for games, a haunted house, trick or treating, and a costume stroll.
In case of rain, we’ll be in the high school gym.
By Jon Curtis
The city has a variety of problems, needing cooperation from a variety of residents. It seems to me that city leaders focus on certain residents while ignoring others. It is up to residents to communicate with city leaders, and city leaders should encourage such communication.
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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
Continue reading Unsafe Mold, The Price That You Pay For Working Inside The Somerville Police Station
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
Click on link below to read October 31st, 2017 The Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online:October 31st, 2017 The Somerville News Weekly Print Edition Online
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
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By William Tauro
We would like to send a big shoutout to the 2017 Brick Jungle Reunion attendees and to the organizers of the event.
Continue reading 2017 Somerville Brick Jungle Reunion
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
Continue reading Somerville Council on Aging Weekly Press Organizational Updates & Information
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.
Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 42 -Report No. 43 October 23-27, 2017
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.
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Kirby CALIXTE (PWID A)
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.
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Nicholas STILES Jr (ADW, A&B)
On October 23, 2017, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol in marked cruiser East 3. At approximately 7:37pm, I was dispatched to the area of Walnut St and Highland Ave for a motor vehicle accident.
Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Bela PAKULAR (OUI)