The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Billy Burke, Michael R. Foster, Denise Mckenna, Ian Talty, Joanna Costante Callinan, Jerry Lorenzo, Al Davidson, Dean Cavaretta, Dan Mosher, Gene Leonard, Jim Younker, Robert Campbell, Jim Tatosky, Suzanne Burroughs-Eaton, Jonathan Doran, Anthony DaSilva Perkins, Jacquelyn Piacentini Morin, Jason Oliveira, Mickey McPhee, Diane Scirocco, Happy 22nd Birthday to the Horan Twins Ashley and Shaley, Happy 34th Birthday to Nikki Desautels and Happy 82nd Birthday to Dick Murdza

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Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Dylan SHALLOW (Mal Destr Prop +, Possession E)

On Sunday, 4/1/2018, I, Officer Haley, was in full-uniform and assigned to marked unit West 6. At approximately 1:00 AM, I was dispatched to a call for a possible drunk male banging on a door at xx Wallace St. Marked units West 7, Officer McLaughlin, and Sector West, Officer Torres, were also dispatched as backup. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Dylan SHALLOW (Mal Destr Prop +, Possession E)

Somerville Update on Conway Field

Conway Field has been temporarily closed after pre-renovation soil testing revealed some instances of lead and PCB contamination that exceeded regulatory limits. Soil testing in the adjacent playground revealed no contamination exceeding limits, but the playground is also closed temporarily as a precautionary measure. To comply with state and federal regulations, Somerville will conduct more tests and determine next steps for remediation.

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, April 02, the 92nd day of 2018 with 273 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:25 and sunset is @ 7:10. 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: 1513 – Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sighted Florida. The next day he went ashore. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer