Somerville Family Adopts Child from Foster Care on National Adoption Day

On Friday, November 16, 2018, over 130 foster children were legally adopted by families across the state. Five courthouses opened their doors through out Massachusetts on National Adoption Day, an annual event which aims to celebrate adoption and spread awareness about the thousands of foster children in need of adoptive families. Continue reading Somerville Family Adopts Child from Foster Care on National Adoption Day

INCREASE PROPERTY TAX REDUCTION FOR VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

By Bob Katzen

The Senate 37-0, approved an amendment to a current law that allows veterans to do volunteer work in their city or town and get up to a $1,000 property tax reduction in exchange. Local cities and towns are not required to offer the volunteer program and the decision whether to opt in is up to each individual city or town. Continue reading INCREASE PROPERTY TAX REDUCTION FOR VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, November 25, the 329th day of 2018 with 36 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:47 and sunset is @ 4:14. 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: 1715 – Sybilla Thomas Masters became the first American to be granted an English patent for cleaning and curing Indian corn. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Rotary of Somerville Hosts 2018 Annual Tri-Club Thanksgiving Charity Luncheon with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club

By Kevin Su

On November 20, 2018, Rotary of Somerville teamed up with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club to hold it’s Annual Thanksgiving Tri-Club Charity Luncheon at the Mt. Vernon Restaurant & Pub in celebration of this Thanksgiving as well as to support Somerville shelters and charities during this holiday season. Continue reading Rotary of Somerville Hosts 2018 Annual Tri-Club Thanksgiving Charity Luncheon with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club

Rotary of Somerville Hosts 2018 Annual Tri-Club Thanksgiving Charity Luncheon with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club

By Kevin Su

On November 20, 2018, Rotary of Somerville teamed up with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club to hold it’s Annual Thanksgiving Tri-Club Charity Luncheon at the Mt. Vernon Restaurant & Pub in celebration of this Thanksgiving as well as to support Somerville shelters and charities during this holiday season. Continue reading Rotary of Somerville Hosts 2018 Annual Tri-Club Thanksgiving Charity Luncheon with Kiwanis Club of Somerville and Somerville Lions Club