Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Marcus COLE (PWID B, RSP, Drink Alcohol in MV… etc) and Leroy LIVINGSTON-GALES (PWID B, RSP, Drink Alcohol in MV… etc)

On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, while assigned to Bravo unit, I was monitoring vehicular traffic with Officer Khoury on Mystic Avenue (public way in the city of Somerville). At approximately 5:00 P.M., we observed a black Toyota Camry bearing Massachusetts registration xxxx traveling East on Mystic Ave, failed to display headlights while it was raining and the wipers were on. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Marcus COLE (PWID B, RSP, Drink Alcohol in MV… etc) and Leroy LIVINGSTON-GALES (PWID B, RSP, Drink Alcohol in MV… etc)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Damon FELIX-ELIE (Op MV w/Susp License, Disorderly, Resisting Arrest)

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On Saturday, June 1, 2019, I, Officer David Ruf, was in full-uniform and assigned to marked cruiser West-6, for the Somerville Police Department. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Damon FELIX-ELIE (Op MV w/Susp License, Disorderly, Resisting Arrest)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Danielle WALSH (B&E Daytime Felony, RSP)

On Sunday, 6/2/2019, I, Officer DiFava, was on duty for the Somerville Police department operating marked cruiser 786. At approximately 1852 hrs, I was dispatched to 4X Russell street for a report of a suspicious person described as a female, very tanned wearing a purple shirt. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Danielle WALSH (B&E Daytime Felony, RSP)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Anthony COZZOLINO (Disorderly, Resisting Arrest, A&B PO)

On June 2, 2019, while on full uniform patrol in marked unit West 5, I, Officer Marika DuVal, along with my partner, Officer Alex Lorenti, were dispatched to a unwanted person at Trina’s Starlight Lounge at 3 Beacon Street. Lt. Jeff DiGregorio responded as back up.

Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Anthony COZZOLINO (Disorderly, Resisting Arrest, A&B PO)

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, June 03, the 154th day of 2019 with 211 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:08 and sunset is @ 8:15. The New Moon is exact @ 6:03 AM EDT. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1098 – Christian Crusaders of the First Crusade seized Antioch, Turkey.
1539 – Hernando De Soto claimed Florida for Spain. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

May 31, 2019 Somerville Council on Aging Weekly updates & information

UPCOMING EVENTS

Volunteers needed for the Engage for Brain Health Study. Are you starting to have problems with your memory or have trouble climbing stairs? Engage B might be right for you! 24 week study for people 60 to 89 years of age. Call Chris at 617-625-6600, ext. 2315 or email him at ckowaleski@Somervillema.gov for questions and additional information. Continue reading May 31, 2019 Somerville Council on Aging Weekly updates & information

OBESITY TASK FORCE BILL DISCUSSIONS ON BEACON HILL

By Bob Katzen

Bill (H 1999) Creates a Task Force on the Impact of Obesity to examine the impact of obesity in the state including the cost implications for employer and employee premiums and out of pocket expenses, lost productivity, impacts on wellness and health, comorbidities and on the overall costs to the health care system. Continue reading OBESITY TASK FORCE BILL DISCUSSIONS ON BEACON HILL

Should Non-Citizens Get a Driver’s License?

By Caroline Colarusso

A deceptively named bill, the Work and Family Mobility Act, is being considered by the Massachusetts legislature. As reported by the State House News Service: “if approved, it would permit all qualified residents, regardless of immigration status, to receive a standard license under the state’s now-two-tiered system.” Continue reading Should Non-Citizens Get a Driver’s License?