I cannot stress enough the importance of this email and what its contents could mean to unions at this moment and into the future. On Monday Feb 26, 2018 the Supreme Court Justices will convene to discuss implementing A Right to Work Law across the nation. What does that mean for unions?
Continue reading Right To Work Supreme Court to Discuss and Vote (Protest SMEA Feb 26 2018) →
SOMERVILLE – The City of Somerville’s HeatSmart CoolSmart program ends soon, and residents and can sign up through February 15, 2018 for the no-cost program which could reduce utility bills and increase a building’s efficiency. This limited time program aims to increase awareness and educate residents about air source heat pumps, while encouraging adoption among Somerville property owners. Thursday, February 15 is the deadline to sign a contract to install the system at a later date.
Continue reading City’s “HeatSmart CoolSmart” Program Ends Soon; Residents & Businesses Encouraged to Sign Up by February 15th/Workshop scheduled for February 6th →
There are many important upcoming meetings which I’d like to highlight in this email. Note “community meetings” (don’t appear on the city website), so I try to include those I believe are of interest to constituents based on their input. You’ll find many in this email, however not all.
Continue reading KATJANA BALLANTYNE ALDERMAN WARD 7, SOMERVILLE PRESIDENT, BOARD OF ALDERMEN:IMPORTANT UPCOMING MEETINGS →
Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Matthew Kreimeyer, Kristen Ashley Cabral, Edna Burke Croucher, Susan Reid, Julian Barata, Keithy Laporta, Keri Rodrigues, Joshua E. Davidson, Roslyn Santangelo, Tommy Yung, Dan Mackey, Kenneth Reeves, George Smichinski, Valdo Meneses, Erica Karlberg, Saritin Rizzuto, Craig Bowers, Leland Cheung, Terrence Kennedy, Jimmy Nutt, Happy 72nd Birthday to Eva Centofanti and Happy 91st Birthday to Auntie Phillie
Sent in by our readers!
Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week →
On Saturday February 3, 2018 while on full uniformed patrol in marked unit 781, I(Officer Patrick Canty) was dispatched to 1xx Middlesex Avenue for a report of a motor vehicle accident with personal injury. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Derek KENNEDY (OUI Liquor) Arrest on Middlesex Ave →
THE FOLLOWING IS A BRIEF SUMMARY TO INCIDENT #18005981.
On the evening of January 30, 2018, members of the Somerville Police Department Drug Control Unit were conducting routine narcotic interdiction surveillance within the East Somerville area of the City of Somerville. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Mark VERDERBER (Possession B) Drug Arrest on Mt Vernon Street →
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, February 05, the 36th day of 2018 with 329 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:54 and sunset is @ 5:01. 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: 1782 – The Spanish captured Minorca from the British. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer →