SENATE APPROVED BILL ON MASS COMMISSION AGAINST DISCRIMINATION

By Bob Katzen

The House gave initial approval to a Senate-approved bill requiring the MCAD Advisory Board to include representatives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth (LGBTQ) community. Final approval is necessary in both branches before the measure goes to Gov. Charlie Baker.

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Second Quarterly Public Meeting to Discuss Updates to Parking Changes on Central Hill Campus to be Held ‪Wednesday, June 20‬

 

With construction on the new Somerville High School building project underway and set to ramp up in the summer months, gradual changes to parking options on the Central Hill Campus (which includes City Hall, Somerville High School, and the Somerville Public Library) and the surrounding public streets have begun.

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UDPATE: Community Path (Buena Vista Rd. to Cambridge Line) to Close for Drainage, Retaining Wall Repairs ‪Beginning‬ ‪June 24, 2018‬

This portion of the path expected to be closed for approximately three months during excavation. Detour routes available at www.somervillema.gov/detours

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GOOD FOOD FOR ALL TO DEBUT IN UNION SQUARE ‪SOMERVILLE JUNE 23-30‬

More than 30 local businesses team up to create a more inclusive farmers market

[Somerville, MA, June 14, 2018]   Good Food for All is a week-long, community campaign debuting throughout Union Square June 23-30. More than 30 local businesses have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for the local SNAP match available at the Union Square Farmers Market.

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GOVERNOR BAKER PROCLAIMS ‪SATURDAY JUNE 23rd‬  “LEGO MINIFIGURE DAY” IN MASSACHUSETTS IN HONOR OF 40TH BIRTHDAY OF ICONIC TOY

 

BOSTON-   In honor of the 40th birthday of the LEGO® Minifigure in 2018, Governor Charles Baker has proclaimed Saturday, June 23, 2018 as “LEGO® Minifigure Day” in Massachusetts.

In the official proclamation, Governor Baker writes:

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, June 17, the 168th day of 2018 with 197 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:05 and sunset is @ 8:23. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 0362 – Emperor Julian issued an edict banning Christians from teaching in Syria. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SATURDAY, June 16, the 167th day of 2018 with 198 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:05 and sunset is @ 8:23. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 0455 – Rome was sacked by the Vandal army.

1487 – The War of the Roses ended with the Battle of Stoke. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, June 15, the 166th day of 2018 with 199 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:05 and sunset is @ 8:22. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1215 – King John of England put his seal on the Magna Carta.

1381 – The English peasant revolt was crushed in London. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

Public Hearing Legislative Matters Committee of the Whole on Proposed revised Demolition Delay Ordinance Monday, July 9th 6:00 PM‬

A Public Hearing is scheduled at a Legislative Matters Committee of the Whole meeting on the proposed revised Demolition Delay Ordinance for Monday, July 9 at 6 PM.

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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, June 14, the 165th day of 2018 with 200 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:05 and sunset is @ 8:22. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1775 – The Continental Army was founded by the Second Continental Congress for purposes of common defense. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer

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