By Joe McCain (Somerville Police Lt. Ret.)
On June 14, 2003, I was standing over the dead body of Carlos DeMedeiros. He was still warm. As a police sergeant, it was a familiar scene. Too familiar. Since the early 1990s it was one I witnessed too frequently and it was taking a toll on me. Continue reading SOMERVILLE’S OPIOID HYPOCRISY By Joe McCain (Somerville Police Lt. Ret.)
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, October 25, the 297th day of 2019 with 68 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:08 and sunset is @ 5:48. 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: 1415 – In Northern France, England won the Battle of Agincourt over France during the Hundred Years’ War. Almost 6000 Frenchmen were killed while fewer than 400 were lost by the English. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
The Boston Comedy Festival turns twenty and while it is not quite old enough to buy you a drink it is old enough to make you laugh until beer comes out of your nose! Continue reading Boston Comedy Festival Turns 20! November 12-16 5 Days 8 Venues 32 Shows Over75 Comedians!
By William Tauro
This past Thursday evening,a Somerville Fire truck that was responding to a water main break got stuck in a sinkhole.