Before Police Scandals Plagued Our Society Good Cops Roamed Our Streets and Many Still Do Here in Somerville

Photo:Metropolitan Police John J. Ahern

By William Tauro

What have we become as a society where police corruption is fueled by scandalous political motivations and practices that political influence and have taken over our justice system. Many of these scandals are fueled by corrupt political micromanaging politicians running rampant throughout our cities and towns and how did we get here? Continue reading Before Police Scandals Plagued Our Society Good Cops Roamed Our Streets and Many Still Do Here in Somerville

Somerville Free Press: Developer Tax Breaks Impact Union Square Negotiations and Beyond

By Matt Lavalle
Somerville Free Press

On Tuesday, December 11th, the Finance Committee of the Somerville Board of Aldermen heard updates regarding the negotiation of a Community Benefits Agreement between the Union Square master developer, US2, and the Union Square Neighborhood Council, the citizen body designated by the City to negotiate with US2 for community benefits. Continue reading Somerville Free Press: Developer Tax Breaks Impact Union Square Negotiations and Beyond

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, December 19, the 353rd day of 2018 with 12 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:08 and sunset is @ 4:12. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1154 – Henry II became King of England. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer