The City of Somerville and the Cambridge Health Alliance recently released a 175-page report about the health and wellbeing of Somerville residents – The Wellbeing of Somerville Report 2017. It will help spark a conversation and inform decisions as Somerville develops a community health improvement plan. This plan will aim to make the city a healthier and happier place for all residents.
Continue reading Somerville Survey:Tell Us About Your Health and Wellbeing Needs
By Bob Katzen
THE HOUSE AND SENATE. Beacon Hill Roll Call records local senators’ and representatives’ votes on roll calls from the week of March 12-16.
Continue reading Beacon Hill Roll Call Volume 43 – Report No. 11 March 12-16, 2018
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Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Valerie Gardner, Patricia McGovern, Jody Connelly, Deborah Wayne, Neil Gillis Sr., Tom Flynn, Jennifer Gjulameti, Toni Shelzi, Anisah Ali, Gerry Daly, Amy Pacheco, Paul Carafotes, Paul Feeney, Linda Petrosillo Mirabella, Lucas Braga, Dawn Colameta, Robert Powers, Gregory B. Roche, Ward 1 Aldermen Matthew McLaughlin, Maria Tauro, Paul Allan, Paul Cardoso and Happy 90th Birthday to Mary Murphy
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Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week
Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,
Hot off the press the first banner! Just wanted to get the word out. It is my understanding the Alderman from Ward 5 is on a mission to fast track the transfer fee.
Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line:Let Your Voices Be Heard Tell Them NO to Both Transfer Fee and First Right of Refusal.
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, March 18, the 77th day of 2018 with 288 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:51 and sunset is @ 6:52. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0037 – The Roman Senate annuls Tiberius’ will and proclaims Caligula emperor. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Anthony Boyd
Charlene Harris was 57 years old when she died. She would have been 58 years old if she was alive today. Also she was very well-known and well respected all around Sommerville. Charlene died on March 24th 2017.
Continue reading 1 Year Remembering Charlene Harris a Remarkable Somerville Legend