Somerville Remembering Fredrick “Sunny” Federico

FEDERICO, Fredrick “Sunny”- Of Somerville October 17, 2021.

Beloved husband of 33 years to Anna (Pugiese) Federico. Loving son of the late Gaetano and Brigida Federico. Dear brother of Anna Castle and her husband Frederick of Somerville, the late Pasquale “Pat” Federico, John Federico and his surviving wife Rosie. Son-In-Law of Mary Pugliese. Brother-In-Law of Josie Kennedy.
Uncle of Jason and Monica Castle, John and Laurie Federico, Joey and Ceci Federico, Johnnie Federico, Shana and Paul Albers and Brandon Kennedy. Also survived by 4 great nieces and nephews. Continue reading Somerville Remembering Fredrick “Sunny” Federico

“Write-In’s” A Great Voter Approach for This Somerville Election

Richard Scirocco

Within this lifetime, our city has witnessed and had the privilege to experience a half dozen successful write in votes that have won local popularity.

Historically, we have witnessed a number of successful Write-In Campaigns. The law itself governing elections set aside a specific line space to allow the choice for a free and uninfluencial decision of each and every voter! There has always been multiple options in which you choose your candidate. This means of action is an option of choice for the every day voter to make their voice heard without the undesirable choices listed. Continue reading “Write-In’s” A Great Voter Approach for This Somerville Election

Early Voting in Medford: October 23rd – October 28th at City Hall

Early voting to be held in Alden Chambers at City Hall.

Polls will be open 7am – 8pm on Election Day, November 2nd

MEDFORD – Early voting for the November 2nd Municial Election will be held from Saturday, October 23rd through Thursday, October 28th in the City of Medford. Early voting will take place in the Howard F. Alden Chambers, 85 George P. Hassett Dr., as follows: Continue reading Early Voting in Medford: October 23rd – October 28th at City Hall

2021 Halloween Activities Planned in Medford “Pumpkin Float” returning to Wright’s Pond for 2021, in addition to other planned activities throughout the city

MEDFORD – The City of Medford is gearing up for Halloween fun!

In partnership with the Medford Recreation Department and the Medford Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Breanna Lungo-Koehn announced options for residents to safely celebrate Halloween. Residents of all ages are invited to enjoy Halloween with us in any or all of the following ways: Continue reading 2021 Halloween Activities Planned in Medford “Pumpkin Float” returning to Wright’s Pond for 2021, in addition to other planned activities throughout the city

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: James HOGAN (FIREARM WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, AMMUNITION WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON)

On 10/24/21 I was working Patrol in cruiser E4 on the overnight shift. At around 0202 I and OFC D Ruf (E1) were dispatched to 28 Sydney ST for a B&E. 911 informed us that a suspect wearing a “towel” broke into a dwelling, was confronted by residents and fled. OFC N Moreira (E3) was in the area and also responded, physically behind my cruiser as I turned onto Sydney ST. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: James HOGAN (FIREARM WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, AMMUNITION WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John GOMES (LICENSE SUSPENDED FOR OUI, OPER MV WITH, OUI LIQUOR, 2ND OFFENSE)

On Friday October 22, 2021, I was assigned to marked unit East-2 and on routine patrol. At approximately 9:19 PM, Officer J. Moreira (East-3) and I were dispatched to the area of Arlington Street and Lincoln Street on a report of an apparent road rage incident. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John GOMES (LICENSE SUSPENDED FOR OUI, OPER MV WITH, OUI LIQUOR, 2ND OFFENSE)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John MALONE (OUI Liquor)

On October 21st, 2021, I, Officer James Torres, was in full uniform, while assigned to marked unit West 5, during the Last Half shift. At approximately 11:56 PM, I, as well as Officer Jorge Morel (West 6) and Officer Sergio Costa (West 7), responded to 243 Highland Avenue, a public way in the city of Somerville, for a report of a motor vehicle accident, where a vehicle baring MA REG XXXX, had struck two parked motor vehicles and was still on location.

Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John MALONE (OUI Liquor)

Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Mohamed MOHAMED (FIREARM WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON, AMMUNITION WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS)

I, Officer Roger Desrochers, report the following summary of events based on direct interview with the persons named.

On Wednesday, October 20, 2021, I, Officer Desrochers, was in full-uniform and assigned to marked cruiser 182(E2), and patrolling the East district, for the Somerville Police Department when at about 19:03 I was dispatched along with Officer T Lambert to Papa John’s located at 622 Somerville Ave for a fight. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories:Mohamed MOHAMED (FIREARM WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS, ASSAULT W/DANGEROUS WEAPON, AMMUNITION WITHOUT FID CARD, POSSESS)