Marianne Walles Launches Campaign for Mayor of Somerville

Today June 6th Marianne Walles turned in 300 nomination petition signatures, 50 more than the required number. She is the first to submit qualifying signatures in the race. A lifelong resident of Somerville, daughter of an immigrant and mother of two boys, Ms. Walles enters the race determined to address issues like affordable housing and local jobs that have long been ignored by the incumbent mayor. Continue reading Marianne Walles Launches Campaign for Mayor of Somerville

Regent Theatre to mark Apollo 11 anniversary with vintage lunar voyage masterpiece

‘Woman in the Moon,’ early sci-fi fantasy about mankind’s first space mission, to be screened Wednesday, July 24 with live music

ARLINGTON, Mass.—A sci-fi adventure hailed as the first feature film to depict realistic space travel will be screened next month at the Regent Theatre in honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11. Continue reading Regent Theatre to mark Apollo 11 anniversary with vintage lunar voyage masterpiece

Celebrate Arts, Culture, and Local Business in Ball Square on June 15

Enjoy the Jazz & Blues Festival and Night Market from Noon to 10 p.m.

SOMERVILLE – Join the Somerville Arts Council and the Somerville Flea for a perfect summer day while supporting local businesses and artists in Ball Square. The annual Joe’s Jazz & Blue’s Festival will kick off the day from noon to 6 p.m., followed by the Somerville Arts Council’s Night Market from 5 to 10 p.m. Continue reading Celebrate Arts, Culture, and Local Business in Ball Square on June 15

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, June 06, the 157th day of 2019 with 208 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:07 and sunset is @ 8:17. 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: 1674 – Sivaji crowned himself King of India. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer