How Your Turkey Purchase Can Protect Public Health

By Veronica Berger

This Thursday, the turkey industry estimates that Americans will eat over 40 million turkeys. If that number sounds high, it is–over the last quarter century, turkey consumption has nearly doubled in the U.S. If you’re among the 88 percent of Americans who will eat turkey this Thanksgiving, there may be a surprise ingredient on the menu: antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, November 22, the 326th day of 2017 with 39 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:43 and sunset is @ 4:16. 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:  1699 – A treaty was signed by Denmark, Russia, Saxony and Poland for the partitioning of the Swedish Empire.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

The 26th Annual Holiday Arts & Craft Fair will take place at Somerville High on Saturday, November 25th from 9am-3pm Free Admission

SHS Track PAC is proud that the Holiday Arts & Craft Fair is a Thanksgiving weekend destination for so many to begin their holiday shopping.

While the fair features handcrafted items from many New England area artists selling their wares, one of the most popular tables is the “Country Store” table, where items and gift certificates are raffled off to fair attendees, who gravitate there all day long.

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Somerville-Middlesex Federal Donates Turkeys to Project SOUP

Photo:  Rachel Weil, Project SOUP Manager, helps Middlesex Federal employee Donald Shaw, unload donated turkeys. 

Somerville, MA  November 20, 2017 – Middlesex Federal employees deliver turkeys to Project SOUP (Share our United Pantry), a food assistance program operated by Somerville Homeless Coalition.  Project SOUP will distribute more than 100 turkey dinners to Somerville families.

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