GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, July 18, the 199th day of 2018 with 166 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:22 and sunset is @ 8:18. 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: 0064 – The Great Fire of Rome began. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
The Somerville Fire Department responded to a house fire at 51 Cherry Street on Tuesday July 17th. The large two and a half story wood frame house was hit by lightning at approximately 5:45 PM causing a fire along the base of the roof line and extending into the 3rd floor. Continue reading Fire at 51 Cherry Street Somerville
If you live anywhere near Ball Square, or drive through it, get ready for a year of traffic nightmares starting Nov. 2018. As part of the Green Line Extension (GLX) project, the Ball Square Broadway Bridge will be completely closed for a year. No pedestrian or bike crossing either. The GLX Team is working with Somerville and Medford City officials on detour routes.