Somerville Speakup Line: “SOMERVILLE SNOWBALLS”

Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,

Can my councilman tell me why every snow storm the owner of Hillside is allowed to take all the snow from thier business and pile it onto a public way? This not only creates a pedestrian, motor vehicle hazard. The residents who live in the abutting property which has an address in Medford. They have a challange entering safely onto the street which is in Somerville cannot do so without a serious compromise.

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Somerville Speakup Line: There Is No Justification to Jeopardize Somerville Lives With Ball Square Bridge Closure

Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,

There exists a life-safety issue with the closure of the Ball Square Bridge on Broadway.

There is no excuse not to set in place a temporary bridge as they did when the old steel stuctured bridge was replaced in the 70s’. Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line: There Is No Justification to Jeopardize Somerville Lives With Ball Square Bridge Closure

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING is Sponsored by STEALING SOMERVILLE Death of an Urban City To order STEALING SOMERVILLE go to:www.Stealingsomerville.com

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, February 28, the 59th day of 2019 with 306 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:22 and sunset is @ 5:30. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1827 – The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad became the first railroad incorporated for commercial transportation of people and freight.
1844 – Several people were killed aboard the USS Princeton when a 12-inch gun exploded. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

DID REGISTRAR OF DEEDS MARIA CURTATONE GET A FREE PASS AFTER PROVIDING ALCOHOL TO MINORS AND FALSIFYING SOMERVILLE POLICE REPORTS?

By William Tauro

Should Registrar of Deeds Maria Curtatone get a free pass on this alleged coverup or should she be charged with a crime of providing alcohol to minors and falsifying a police report? Continue reading DID REGISTRAR OF DEEDS MARIA CURTATONE GET A FREE PASS AFTER PROVIDING ALCOHOL TO MINORS AND FALSIFYING SOMERVILLE POLICE REPORTS?

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Good Morning is Sponsored by STEALING SOMERVILLE Death of an Urban City To order STEALING SOMERVILLE go to:www.Stealingsomerville.com

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, February 27, the 58th day of 2019 with 307 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:23 and sunset is @ 5:29. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1700 – The Pacific Island of New Britain was discovered. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Somerville Media Center (SMC) presents the 16th Rough Cut Media Screening at the Arts at the Armory Cafe on Wednesday, March 27th from 7pm-9pm.

This is a safe space for people or groups working on video projects (short films, experimental, podcasts, tv shows, promotional videos, trailers, etc) to present their work to a group for constructive feedback. Continue reading Somerville Media Center (SMC) presents the 16th Rough Cut Media Screening at the Arts at the Armory Cafe on Wednesday, March 27th from 7pm-9pm.

GLX Community Meeting to Discuss Washington St. Bridge Closure, March 13

Please join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 1 City Councilor Matthew McLaughlin, Ward 2 City Councilor J.T. Scott, Ward 3 City Councilor Ben Ewen-Campen, City of Somerville staff, and representatives from the GLX team for a community meeting on Wednesday, March 13, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to discuss the upcoming Washington St. bridge closure and detour routes. Continue reading GLX Community Meeting to Discuss Washington St. Bridge Closure, March 13

STEALING SOMERVILLE Death of an Urban City by William Tauro

An excellent read of true corruption stories in Somerville! Makes for a perfect gift! An absolute collectors item!

Click on link below to see interview:http://vp.telvue.com/player?height=300&id=T01824&noplaylistskin=1&video=343511&width=400

The book Stealing Somerville has been released and in bookstores shelves worldwide and next the movie! 566 pages of telling the Curtatone‘s life story of corruption!

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STEALING SOMERVILLE By WILLIAM TAURO AUTHOR’S NATIONWIDE INTERVIEW ON WITH MIKE SIEGEL WRKO 680AM RADIO TALKSHOW

Check out William Tauro’s live nationwide interview on the Mike Siegel Show WRKO AM 680.

A one hour show on STEALING SOMERVILLE Death of an Urban City as William Tauro tells the world his story about corruption in Somerville as well as the administration’s dirty deeds! Continue reading STEALING SOMERVILLE By WILLIAM TAURO AUTHOR’S NATIONWIDE INTERVIEW ON WITH MIKE SIEGEL WRKO 680AM RADIO TALKSHOW

Somerville Speakup Line:Let’s Take Our City Back and Stop the Political Criminalized Coverups

Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,

You’re absolutely on the correct trail here Billy because the administration is trying vigorously to cover up this Somerville Police Department Compensation and Overtime Scandal that you exposed so no more bad information and bad press comes out on the mayor and the chief’s wrongdoings and coverups keeping it all from the public eye. Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line:Let’s Take Our City Back and Stop the Political Criminalized Coverups

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Kenny RODRIGUEZ (Shoplifting 3rd Off., Removal of Theft Detection Device)at K-Mart

On February 19, 2019, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol as the Alpha unit. While speaking with a citizen on Grand Union Blvd, I received an alert from KMART loss prevention associate XXXX that a shoplifter was fleeing on foot toward Assembly Row. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Kenny RODRIGUEZ (Shoplifting 3rd Off., Removal of Theft Detection Device)at K-Mart

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Joseph LORD (Disorderly, Fail to Stop for Police, Litter from MV)

On 2/21/2019, I (Officer Devin Schneider) was in full uniform while assigned to marked cruiser East-1 (781) during the 4pm-12am shift. The following report is a summary of the events that I witnessed that day, as they pertain to incident #19009644: Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Joseph LORD (Disorderly, Fail to Stop for Police, Litter from MV)

DNA — LONG JOURNEY FOR THE TRUTH IN SOMERVILLE AND CAMBRIDGE

By Phil Harris 

This story begins during the summer of 1981, when my wife Shelley, was visiting her adopted mother’s home in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. A suburb northwest of Albuquerque. She was accompanied by her husband at the time, just to visit for a short time. Her husband had been taking some college courses and stated he always got good grades. Continue reading DNA — LONG JOURNEY FOR THE TRUTH IN SOMERVILLE AND CAMBRIDGE

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, February 25, the 56th day of 2019 with 309 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:26 and sunset is @ 5:27. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1570 – England’s Queen Elizabeth I was excommunicated by Pope Pius V. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

Many Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville! Happy Birthday greetings go out to Rod Kreimeyer, Allie Salvia, Ynohtna Michael Aiovas, David Mangan, Donald Arbeene, Judith Medeiros, Bobby Travers, Jonathan James Jolicoeur, Sean Fitzgerald, Dana Iacopucci, Joe Voutour, Jamie Love, Maria Natalina, Kerry Belski, Walter King, Stephen Buckley, Marilyn Lillis, John Walker, Paula Gartland, Susan Mangherini Griffin,Happy 10th Birthday to Aidan Barry, Happy 11th Birthday to Jules Alves and 17th Happy Birthday to Tea Desmond

Sent in by our readers! Continue reading The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week