Newstalk – July 19

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

Elio LoRusso, who is a candidate in Ward 1 for alderman, is having his campaign kickoff on Tuesday, August 8, at Casey’s on Lower Broadway from 5:30 p.m. on. It’s a campaign kickoff and fundraiser.

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Bob McWatters meet and greet

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

Ward 3 Alderman Bob McWatters held a meet and greet session at Faulkner Towers last Saturday.

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Rep. Barber votes for FY18 budget, rejects MassHealth cuts

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

From the Office of  State Rep Christine P. Barber 

State Representative Christine P. Barber of Somerville and Medford voted last week to enact a $40.2 billion budget for fiscal year 2018 that includes funding for schools and local aid, key community programs, and a number of critical local projects.

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True Bistro

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times


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Located at the corner of Broadway and Curtis Street, this upscale bistro has graced Teele Square for the past seven years. The dining room features large windows inviting much natural light into the dining area showing off the white textured walls of brick and smooth surfaces as well as the old fashioned tin ceiling. The blending of contemporary with some of the original characters of the space gives a unique style to this space.

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Our View of the Times – July 19

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

The City of Somerville’s Board of Alderman recently passed a resolution supporting the extension of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS), a form of immigration status that provides employment authorization and protection from deportation for foreign nationals who cannot be safely returned to their home countries.

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City honors Somerville Youth Softball teams

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

The Somerville Youth Softball 12U Division Tornadoes and the 10U Division Cyclones each received citations from the Somerville Board of Aldermen last week.

By Rebecca Danvers

Two Somerville Youth Softball teams received citations of merit from the city at the latest regular meeting of the Board of Aldermen.

Both the 12U Division Tornadoes and the 10U Division Cyclones players attended the meeting and were presented with their official citations.

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Interview with Somerville Poet David Blair

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times


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Author of the poetry collection ‘Arsonville’
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David Blair is a poet who is firmly rooted in Somerville, and on any given day you may see him walking the streets of our very walker-friendly city, closely observing, taking in the sights – and pondering his next poem.

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Lyrical Somerville – July 18

On July 19, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times


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Dan Provost has been published throughout the small press for years. He is the author of eight books.

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GLX upcoming overnight work

On July 18, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

To Our Somerville Neighbors: Upcoming Overnight Work

Please be advised that Keolis will be performing night work along the Fitchburg Line as part of the current Early Works project. This work needs to be performed during non – revenue hours. The GLX Team apologizes for the inconvenience this work may cause. All attempts will be made to minimize impacts to abutters.

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Somerville YMCA CIT/LIT Job Readiness Program

On July 18, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

Plenty of spaces are still open for the second session of the Somerville CIT/LIT Job Readiness program. The program serves approximately twenty-four 13-15 year olds in a 4 week long session.

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