Monday, June 26, 2023
U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Massachusetts
BOSTON – A former DePuy Synthes sales representative and team lead was arrested today for allegedly defrauding a Boston area hospital and lied to federal authorities investigating his interference with the hospital’s sterilization processes. Continue reading Winchester Man and Former Medical Device Sales Rep Arrested for Defrauding Boston Hospital and Lying to Federal Authorities
John “Fred” O’Meara, 83 of Reading, MA formerly of Belmont, MA passed away on June 27, 2023.
He was born in Somerville to the late John O’Meara and Alice (Engle). Continue reading Somerville/Medford Remembering John “Fred” O’Meara
SOMERVILLE – Mayor Katjana Ballantyne and Somerville Prevention, a division of the City of Somerville’s Health and Human Services Department (HHS), are announcing four Narcan Distribution Events happening in Somerville throughout the month of July. The City is partnering with the nonprofit Repair the World to host these potentially life-saving events. Continue reading Somerville Prevention Partnering with Repair the World to Host Multiple Narcan Distribution Events in July
SOMERVILLE – Mayor Katjana Ballantyne and the Somerville Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD), in partnership with 300 Somerville Avenue Realty, LLC and Lacourt Realty, LLC, are pleased to announce an income-restricted rental opportunity of two (2) 2-bedroom apartments. Continue reading City of Somerville Announcing Two Income-Restricted Apartment Rental Opportunities at 300 Somerville Avenue and 124 College Avenue
More than 35 Community Groups Receiving Funds from the City’s American Rescue Plan Act Funds
SOMERVILLE – Mayor Katjana Ballantyne announces the award of $10 million by the City of Somerville to more than 35 local nonprofit groups to help strengthen and grow their organization and programming. The $10 million distribution is part of the City’s investment of its federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) allocation to support community organizations. Continue reading City of Somerville Awards $10 Million to Local Nonprofit Organizations
Residential Breaking & Entering
23034950: On 6/22/23 at approximately 8:24 PM, Somerville Police responded to a residence on Calvin St for report of a past breaking and entering. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated she observed a male party near the door of her bedroom. The suspect then fled out the rear door of the residence. Nothing was reported stolen.
Assault Continue reading Somerville Police Department Crime Log 6/20/2023 – 6/26/2023
By Karen Glover
We always have a total blast every Wed. Nite,
5-8 pm. Soooo much fun…omg. I mean, really, really fun, every second! Face painting, which the kids love… amazing characature artist, animals made from balloons, ice cream, dancing, Jeff Lyons, our incredible so-much-fun DJ. I was having way too much fun, lol, I can’t even remember the last name of this one-in-a-million entertainer, Joey…?…I’ll post his last name later. Continue reading The Legendary Annual Clarendon Hill Towers Wednesday Nite Summer Music Series Kicked off Wednesday Nite!
Dear Billy T and Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line,
Hello Mr Tauro…
I just left my Union Meeting (I work for Cambridge Health Alliance) and wanted to let you know that union nurses at Cambridge, Everett and Somerville Hospitals will be out picketing on Wednesday July 12th. Continue reading Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line: Nurses at Cambridge, Everett and Somerville Hospitals will be out picketing on Wednesday July 12th