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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, April 02, the 93rd day of 2020 with 273 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:24 and sunset is @ 7:10. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1513 – Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sighted Florida. The next day he went ashore. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line:Some Cops Don’t Have to Pay for Gas nor Worry About a Car Payment

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

Hi bill I was hoping you could help me with an disgusting act that Chief Fallon has allowed fellow coworkers to do since he’s been Chief. The majority of us as you well know are the officers everyone sees on the street daily in marked cruisers that respond to calls and patrol the streets. Unfortunately with all covid 19 crisis “we” have to work. Continue reading Somerville/Medford News Weekly Speakup Line:Some Cops Don’t Have to Pay for Gas nor Worry About a Car Payment

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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Sponsored by STEALING SOMERVILLE Death of an Urban City To order STEALING SOMERVILLE go to: www.Amazon.com

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS TUESDAY, March 31, the 91st day of 2020 with 275 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:28 and sunset is @ 7:03. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1492 – King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain issued the Alhambra edict expelling Jews who were unwilling to convert to Christianity. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

The Somerville/Medford News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

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Happy Birthday to a number of Villens celebrating their birthdays this week in the Ville and around the Square! Happy Birthday to Gabriella Sabatino, Debra Tauro, Amy Oliveira, Carlo Richard DeMaria Jr., Jarred Mitrano, Jackie Salvucci, Cate Connerty, Richard “Dick” Murtza, Kate DiBenedetto, Matt Mclaughlin, Jorge Chaves, Patti Moschella Kalicki, Grace Snow, Chris Fusco, Theresa Miele, Dana Scali Paulino, Adam Bonito, Andrea Gregory, Lisa Chiapperini, Gina Muccini, Paul Kup, Angel Pefine, April Yarasitis, April Basile, Danny Nardella, Charlie Ball, Stephen DiBenedetto, Scott Delp, Elaine Tetherman, Raine Scirocco, Betsy Gypsy Lister, Karen Allan, Leo Connerty, Billy Burke, Michael R. Foster, Denice McKenna, Ian Talty, Joanna Costante Callinan, Al Davidson, Carl Askins, Mary Jo Blunt, Rachel Nicole, Ken Medeiros, Happy Birthday to Ashley and Shaley Horan, Happy Happy 70th Birthday to Jesse Armell, and Happy 88th Birthday to Betty Smith
Continue reading The Somerville/Medford News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line:Mayor Posts Press Release on No Evictions & Possible Rent Freeze Same Day As Tax & Water Bills Come In!

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Dear Billy T and Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line,

The City of Somerville is doing all it can to help during this tumultuous and scary time. Some people dont have food. Some people can’t pay their rent or make their car payment. Continue reading Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line:Mayor Posts Press Release on No Evictions & Possible Rent Freeze Same Day As Tax & Water Bills Come In!

Somerville Mayor Curtatone, Board of Health Issue Residential and Commercial Eviction Moratorium

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Showing of Rental Units Also Ordered to Cease;
City Council Passes Resolutions in Support of Both Measures;
Call Issued for Rent Support, Rent Freeze, and Statewide Eviction and Foreclosure Moratorium

SOMERVILLE, MA – On Saturday, March 28, Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Somerville Board of Health announced an Emergency Order Establishing a Moratorium on Eviction Enforcement in the City of Somerville for the duration of the COVID-19 emergency. Continue reading Somerville Mayor Curtatone, Board of Health Issue Residential and Commercial Eviction Moratorium

Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line: Re Your Prior Article: 35 Dane Street Site “IS THIS AN ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER WAITING TO HAPPEN EXCEPTION TO THE FACT FOR THE PRIVILEGED IN SOMERVILLE?”

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Dear Billy T and Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line,

This is my email to the Mayor and Inspectional Services Department below that I sent ‪this morning‬…I hope that they enforce this violation by local developers Jason Kahan & Olga Bassa.
You had a previous article about them titled “IS THIS AN ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER WAITING TO HAPPEN EXCEPTION TO THE FACT FOR THE PRIVILEGED IN SOMERVILLE?” Continue reading Somerville News Weekly Speakup Line: Re Your Prior Article: 35 Dane Street Site “IS THIS AN ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER WAITING TO HAPPEN EXCEPTION TO THE FACT FOR THE PRIVILEGED IN SOMERVILLE?”

BUDDY’S DINER SOMERVILLE IS OPEN FOR TAKEOUT ORDERS 113 Washington Street Somerville (617)623-9725

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Hi guys! So we closed Buddy’s for the week to figure some stuff out and prepare masks etc. and get a plan in order. So as per José’s request we have re-opened, to be honest I was gonna stay closed but he’s been with me from the jump and if he feels safe and prepared I won’t doubt him. Continue reading BUDDY’S DINER SOMERVILLE IS OPEN FOR TAKEOUT ORDERS 113 Washington Street Somerville (617)623-9725