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The Somerville News Weekly’s Special Person of the Week Michelle Angiulo Bowler

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Everybody knows Michelle Angiulo Bowler, Somerville’s favorite and best friend!
If your fortunate enough to be friends with Michelle, she’ll be your best friend for life!

Michelle is always there for good a cause and always the first one to step up to the plate when someone needs help!

We here at the Somerville News Weekly salute you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.

Congratulations!

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BE A PART OF SOMETHING BIG! ASK US HOW TO JOIN “The Somerville Lions Club”

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Our next meeting is being held on Tuesday September 2nd at the Mount Vernon Restaurant located at 14 Broadway Somerville 6:15 pm
Dinner: Non members $20 per person

Members $5 per person

Sit in, introduce yourself and Be a Part of “Something Big!”
Hope to see you there!

For more info contact President Bill Tauro at: Wmtauro@aol.com

Please visit our website: Somervillelionsclub.com and visit us on Facebook!

Affordable rental opportunity in Somerville

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Five rental units at 625 McGrath Highway will be available to income-qualified households at an affordable rent through the City’s Inclusionary Housing Program. The affordable units are one studio apartment, two one-bedroom units, and two two-bedroom units.

There will be an information session for anyone interested in applying for the units on Thursday, August 7, at 6 p.m., at the Visiting Nurse Association 3rd Floor Conference Room, 259 Lowell St. If you are unable to attend the information session, but would still like to apply to rent one of the units, you must contact Housing Program Specialist Vicki Wairi at 617-625-6600 x 2577 or vwairi@somervillema.gov BEFORE August 7.

RSVP Business After Hours at Redbones August 7th!

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Please join us at the Chamber’s next Business After Hours…

Redbones
55 Chester Street, Davis Square
5-7 PM, Thursday, August 7, 2014
Excellent networking event featuring free appetizers with cash bar. Bring your business cards for drawing. Members and their guests welcome. Treat your colleagues and clients! Sponsored by Rockland Trust. Hosted by Somerville Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Co-Chair Dana Iacopucci of Cubby Oil & Energy.

RSVP with name(s) and affiliation(s) for you and your guests to smackey@somervillechamber.org

Somerville Neighborhood News is produced by the volunteers, interns and staff of SCATV. Here is the latest newscast and segments

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Somerville Neighborhood Newscast #20:
July 29, 2014 – What’s the latest on the McGrath grounding? Are bikers obeying the laws in Somerville? City residents went downtown to a Continue reading Somerville Neighborhood News is produced by the volunteers, interns and staff of SCATV. Here is the latest newscast and segments

Candidates for State Representative Attend Political Forum Hosted by Somerville Labor Coalition

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By William Tauro

This past Wednesday night, the Somerville Labor Coalition held it’s State Representative Political Forum on SCATV.

Out of the five invited candidates Christine Barber, Erin DiBenidetto, Nick Lanzilli and Craig Rourke were in the hot seats answering questions being

Continue reading Candidates for State Representative Attend Political Forum Hosted by Somerville Labor Coalition

This week on Greater Somerville

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“Catch this week’s Greater Somerville with guest Christine Barber, candidate for State Representative for the 34th Middlesex district. Barber recently sat down with co-host Joe Lynch and discussed her candidacy, the issues for the district and her thoughts on some of the issues facing voters this election year. Watch the episode on greatersomerville.wordpress.com or watch for the replay on SCATV, channel 3 in Somerville.”

FOOD FOR GUNS: SOMERVILLE RESIDENT GUN BUYBACK EVENT AUGUST 16

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Trade in firearms and rifles, license or unlicensed— for grocery store gift certificates
What: Somerville Gun Buyback
Where: Somerville Police Headquarters, 220 Washington Street
When: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
SOMERVILLE—The City of Somerville Police Department, in conjunction with Continue reading FOOD FOR GUNS: SOMERVILLE RESIDENT GUN BUYBACK EVENT AUGUST 16

Parenting Journey (formerly The Family Center) named Champion in Action in Strengthening Communities category

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Citizens Bank and NECN provide $35,000 funding, PR, and volunteer support

SOMERVILLE, MA – Citizens Bank and NECN today announced Parenting Journey (formerly The Family Center) as a 2014 Champion in Action® in the category of strengthening communities. Parenting Journey will receive $35,000 Continue reading Parenting Journey (formerly The Family Center) named Champion in Action in Strengthening Communities category