BOSTON – The Massachusetts Senate passed H.4671, An Act automatically registering eligible voters and enhancing safeguards against fraud.
“Voting amplifies our voices, giving us a way to both inform policy and express how it will impact us,” said Senator Pat Jehlen (D-Somerville). “Adding more voices to that process can only benefit our democracy.”
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, July 13, the 194th day of 2018 with 171 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:18 and sunset is @ 8:21. 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: 1099 – The Crusaders launched their final assault on Muslims in Jerusalem. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
SOMERVILLE – The City of Somerville’s Ethics Commission is currently seeking a Somerville resident to fill a mid-term vacancy on the five-member board. Ethics Commissioners serve three-year terms and are not term limited. Continue reading Somerville Ethics Commission Seeking Resident to Fill Vacancy for Three-Year Term
Somerville Fire Department Captain Vincent Lampley (center) was promoted to the rank of Deputy Chief at the July 12th meeting of the Board of Aldermen.
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Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Thomas G. Simas on his passing.
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