HIGGINS Daniel (Dan) Francis, Sr. 63 yrs. old, passed away peacefully due to natural causes on Nov 6. 2017 with his three children by his side.
On Friday, November 24, 2017 I, Officer Justin Buswell, worked my assigned 8am-4pm shift in marked Somerville Police Cruiser East-1 and in full uniform. The following report is a summary of events that I witnessed as they pertain to Incident# 17071467:
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On November 18, 2017, at approximately 17:30 hours, Officer Ducasse and I were contacted by Kmart loss prevention for assistance with a group of shoplifters. Upon arrival, loss prevention officers directed us to two suspects as they exited the store. The female suspect was immediately very vocal, and noticeably reluctant to follow our commands.
SOMERVILLE – Join Mayor Curtatone and City staff for Somerville’s annual holiday celebrations, kicking off on Thursday, December 7, with the Christmas Tree Lighting and visit from Santa Claus, on the City Hall Concourse. Continue reading Celebrate the Holidays in Somerville with Christmas Tree Lighting, Menorah Lighting, Illuminations Tour in December
In addition to our wreaths being a beautiful, hand-decorated craft item, your purchase helps support programming and maintenance at the Growing Center. With that said, we would like to say how greatly appreciative we are for your support and community love. These wreaths include hand made bows, in choice of three colors (red, burgundy or purple), cones and other natural materials.
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Wreaths will be available for pick-up at the first day of the season of the Winter Farmers Market at the Arts at the Armory (191 Highland Ave) on Saturday, December 2nd, 9:30am-1:00pm. Wreath orders received before 11/25th are $35, later order wreaths are $40.
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ and representatives’ votes on roll calls from earlier November sessions. There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week.
John will be performing @ the Somerville Brewery on Dec. 10th as well as
Improv Boston and the Riot Theateron Dec. 7th, the Limelight Café on Dec. 8th,
and Improv Boston on Dec. 9th.
John has opened for Jimmy Fallon and was recently guest on Fox 29 in Philadelphia
to promote his new book “Drawings From a Nobody.”
On November 23, 2017, while assigned to marked unit East-1, I was dispatched, along with unit East-2 (Officer Ruf) to the area of Lincoln Ave for reports of a hit and run. Upon my arrival Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Milton RAMIREZ (OUI Liquor)
Mark F. Barry, passed away surrounded by his family on Thursday, November 23, 2017, he was 56. Born and raised in Somerville, Continue reading Somerville Remembering Mark Barry 1961-2017
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, November 27, the 331st day of 2017 with 34 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:49 and sunset is @ 4:13. 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: 1684 – Japan’s shogun Yoshimune Tokugawa was born. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
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