Found Dog In Somerville

FOUND DOG!! PLEASE SHARE!!

This sweet female puppy was found on the Cambridge/Somerville line in the field next to Twin City Plaza. She is approximately 6 months old with no microchip or collar/tags. If you recognize her please contact us at 617-625-6600 ext 2190. Thank you!

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, June 30, the 181st day of 2018 with 184 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:09 and sunset is @ 8:25. 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: 1097 – The Crusaders defeated the Turks at Dorylaeum.

1841 – The Erie Railroad rolled out its first passenger train. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Public Hearing on Union Square Neighborhood Council Designation, ‪July 9, 6 p.m.‬

Members of the public are invited to attend and speak at a Monday, July 9, Public Hearing on the application of the Union Square Neighborhood Council (USNC) requesting to be designated by the City as the neighborhood council for the Union Square area.  Continue reading Public Hearing on Union Square Neighborhood Council Designation, ‪July 9, 6 p.m.‬

REP. BARBER SECURES THREE MAJOR PRIORITIES IN HOUSE HEALTH CARE BILL

Comprehensive legislation addresses health care cost inequities, consumer protections and transparency

 

State Representative Christine P. Barber joined her house colleagues last week in passing H.4639, An Act establishing the Honorable Peter V. Kocot Act to enhance access to high quality, affordable, and transparent health care in the Commonwealth. The bill, named in honor of the late Chairman of Health Care Financing, takes significant steps to tackle cost inequities, consumer protections, and transparency in health care, and addresses three critical health care priorities on which Rep. Barber has focused this legislative session. Continue reading REP. BARBER SECURES THREE MAJOR PRIORITIES IN HOUSE HEALTH CARE BILL

President of Board Ward 7 Somerville Alderman Katjana Ballantyne: Right of Way (RoW) Construction Update Week of 7/2/2018

Happy New (Fiscal) Year!

Welcome to the weekly Right-of-Way construction update email. As a

reminder, this summary email is intended to keep city departments and

officials whose operations and constituents may be impacted by

construction informed of those activities at a citywide, high level. Continue reading President of Board Ward 7 Somerville Alderman Katjana Ballantyne: Right of Way (RoW) Construction Update Week of 7/2/2018

Somerville Man Sentenced for Secretly Taping Women

SOMERVILLE – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has announced that Teddy Browar-Jarus, 34, of Somerville, was sentenced today in Middlesex Superior Court. On June 8, after a bench trial, he was found guilty of 25 counts of secretly recording a person in a state of nudity, 11 counts of willful interception of oral communication and one count of attempting to commit a crime.

Continue reading Somerville Man Sentenced for Secretly Taping Women

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, June 29, the 180th day of 2018 with 185 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:09 and sunset is @ 8:25. 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: 1236 – Ferdinand III of Castile and Leon took Cordoba in Spain.

1652 – Massachusetts declared itself an independent commonwealth. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Somerville Speakup Line:Neighborly Assault In Somerville Over Trash

Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,

I reside in Somerville on Bradley Street.  I own a townhouse here.  My neighbor next door, who is from India and has not been very polite or courteous to our Family.  My husband who passed in 2016 never got along with him, due to his actions back then. He can get very vicious, he tries to be controlling to women in general. He has a very bad temper.

Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line:Neighborly Assault In Somerville Over Trash

Somerville Speakup Line: Your Thoughts on Selective Robo Calls and Notifying the Public

our elected officials, the Board of Aldermen, the mayor and his administration can easily blast out a Robo call to the residents of Somerville that the fireworks are still on for Thursday night but they can’t do a Robo call and warn all the property owners that this transfer tax and demolition ordinance is sneaking through unbelievable! What are your thoughts?

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, June 28, the 179th day of 2018 with 186 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:08 and sunset is @ 8:25. The Full Strawberry Moon is exact @ 12:53 AM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1635 – The French colony of Guadeloupe was established in the Caribbean. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Somerville Speakup Line: Somerville Real estate tax – Bill h. 4582 – Board of Alderman – Please explain the logic that the tax will not affect current residents

Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,

Dear Board Of Alderman,

I write to you ALL because, as a current Somerville resident and home owner, I am frustrated. I feel the board has misled the public with regard to impact to current owner residents.  Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line: Somerville Real estate tax – Bill h. 4582 – Board of Alderman – Please explain the logic that the tax will not affect current residents

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, June 27, the 178th day of 2018 with 187 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:08 and sunset is @ 8:25. 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: 0363 – The death of Roman Emperor Julian brought an end to the Pagan Revival. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer