Mark Niedergang, Ward 5 City Councilor Not Running for Re-Election

Left: Rae. Marya and Mark, Summer 2005; Right: Mark, Marya and Rae, Fall 2020

Dear Ward 5 neighbors, Somerville community members, friends, and supporters,

I am writing to let you know that I will not be a candidate for re-election for Ward 5 City Councilor in the November 2, 2021 City election. The past 15 years serving on the School Committee and City Council have been the highlight of my work life. Continue reading Mark Niedergang, Ward 5 City Councilor Not Running for Re-Election

Somerville’s Theresa Dipietro Receives Cornerstone Award from Massachusetts Housing Shelter Alliance


Congratulations goes out to Theresa Dipietro who received the Cornerstone Award from Massachusetts Housing Shelter Alliance. This was a big milestone in her career and she thanks the MHSA for recognition for all of her work with the homeless population in the Somerville, Chelsea, Medford, Winthrop, Malden, Melrose and Everett areas. Continue reading Somerville’s Theresa Dipietro Receives Cornerstone Award from Massachusetts Housing Shelter Alliance