On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, while on full uniform patrol in marked unit 781, I (Officer Edna DaCosta), and my partner Officer Patrick Canty, was dispatched to the XXX construction site at Foley Street for a report of a motion alarm. Marked unit 782 (Officer Juan Ducasse), and 783 (Officer Tyler Sousa), were sent as backup. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Tarah LLEWELLYN (B&E) & Jonathan ZAKAS (B&E, Possession E)
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at approximately 3:40 A.M., while traveling on Bonair Street, I observed a black Ford Focus bearing New York registration xxxx illegally parked outside xx Bonair Street. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John ELWELL (B&E MV, Possession A & Boston Warrant)
On February 26, 2018, while assigned to marked unit East-4, I responded to xxxx Avenue for a shoplifter they had in the office. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Christopher BURROWS (Larceny Over & Salem Warrant)
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, March 05, the 64th day of 2018 with 301 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:13 and sunset is @ 5:37. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1623 – The first alcohol temperance law in the colonies was enacted in Virginia. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Millennium Companies Medford Ma. is now hiring exp. roll off drivers. Above avg. pay with overtime. Inbox us your info and any questions. Also hiring class A landoll and dump trailer drivers.Apply 393 Mystic Av. Medford. No phone calls. Continue reading Millennium Companies Medford Ma Now Hiring Exp. Roll Off Drivers.
Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week:J. Brandon Wilson
Since 1999 Brandon has been the Executive Director of Somerville’s Historic Preservation Commission.
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Turn your favorite photos into “Somerville News Weekly Magic Moments!”
Sent in by our readers!
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You don’t have to be an Olympian to medal in
Somerville, Massachusetts on March 11th @ the Ras na hEireann U.S.A. 5Km.
Continue reading Somerville Ras na hEireann U.S.A. 5Km…….finisher medal to all who walk or run across the finish line
Help patients rebound by
In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross is asking blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.
Continue reading Red Cross blood Donation Opportunities March 16-31
Audit Shows Additional Improvements Still Needed
BOSTON, MA — State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump this past week released an audit of the Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS), which is responsible for providing legal services to low income people entitled by law to representation by legal counsel. The Office of the Commissioner of Probation (OCP) determines if individuals seeking state-sponsored legal representation meet the financial requirements and maintains documentation of these determinations.
Continue reading Audit Finds Improvements to Determination Process to Provide State-Sponsored Legal Representation
Yo ho Mayor Joe – you are the greatest Schinuck!
You are not even half the man Dante is. Dante and his beautiful family all have love and great respect for people. You have a superego. How do you fit in your office door with such a huge ego?
Continue reading A Note From Somerville’s Lucille Marie Bordonaro