Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line: Regarding the proposed safe injection shootup centers coming to Somerville why can’t we vote on this?

Dear Billy T and Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line,

Regarding the proposed safe injection shoot up centers coming to Somerville. why can’t we vote on this? The only meeting coming up regarding this insanity is on August 12th on a zoom meeting and most seniors don’t have zoom!
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Somerville Police and Fire Rescue Two Kayakers in the water

 

By William Tauro

Early this Tuesday evening Somerville Police and Fire crews were dispatched to the Boathouse that’s located on Shore Drive in Somerville for two kayakers in the water. Rescue crews were able to rescue both kayakers from the Mystic River. It is reported that a Somerville police officer jumped into the water to make those rescues. Continue reading Somerville Police and Fire Rescue Two Kayakers in the water

The Somerville Community Growing Center is thrilled to announce our in-person free public events at the Growing Center this August! Please join us

MOTS: Modular on the Spot
Sunday, Aug. 1, 4-7:30pm

Modular on the Spot is a free and inclusive music community focused on offering a home for modular synth enthusiasts to share their performances with the public. Hosted by Richard Tarantino. This event is free and open to all.
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Wartime Boxing Event Results

Covid-19 has stopped the world from attending shows, enjoying food from our favorite restaurants and even stopped athletes from competing at events. Since the restrictions have been lifted, Wartime Promotions eagerly seized the opportunity to put on its first Muay Thai show post pandemic for amateur and pro fighters. The intention was to provide a safe and fair environment for competitors so they can be confident in displaying their skills to friends and family. Continue reading Wartime Boxing Event Results

AG HEALEY FUNDS SUMMER JOBS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS THE STATE

AG HEALEY FUNDS SUMMER JOBS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS THE STATE
Awards $300,000 to 74 Organizations to Fund Jobs for Young People Focused on Promoting Healthy Living

Attorney General Maura Healey today announced that her office is awarding nearly $300,000 in grant funding to 74 organizations across the state to fund summer jobs for young people that are focused on promoting health and wellness.

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MassHealth Developing Processes to Strengthen Program Integrity Following Audit that Showed State Funding Being Used for Federally Funded Program

BOSTON – In an audit released today by the Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump, MassHealth agreed to improve its systems for avoiding costs for hospice services that should instead be paid for by the federal government’s Medicare program. Continue reading MassHealth Developing Processes to Strengthen Program Integrity Following Audit that Showed State Funding Being Used for Federally Funded Program

Letter from the Editor:Assembly Row Early Sunday Morning Fire Sparks a Greater Need for a Fire Department SubStation and Common Sense for Resident’s Safety First

By William Tauro

Somerville firefighters and police were dispatched for a truck fire early Sunday morning. The fire occurred in the middle of Somerville’s Assembly Row where firefighters quickly extinguished the flame. Continue reading Letter from the Editor:Assembly Row Early Sunday Morning Fire Sparks a Greater Need for a Fire Department SubStation and Common Sense for Resident’s Safety First

Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line:City Hall & GLX Has No Respect for It’s Neighbors

Dear Billy T and Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line,

Good evening, Joe won’t listen ever but what can get done with the train construction… they are going all night long with the beeping of the trucks the blow horns and the out right noise. Continue reading Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line:City Hall & GLX Has No Respect for It’s Neighbors