WOBURN – Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan and Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie have announced that two men have been charged in connection with the January 3, 2016 fatal shooting of 19-year-old Omar Wilfredo Reyes in Everett. Continue reading Two Arrested In Connection With January 3 Everett Murder
Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will be bringing the annual Children’s Winter Festival to Boston Common during school vacation week on Tuesday, February 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Continue reading CHILDREN’S WINTER FESTIVAL COMING TO BOSTON COMMON FEBRUARY 16
Experience Clarifies Lessons For Success, Says Serial Entrepreneur
“If only you’d known then what you know now” is a statement we could all make several times throughout our lives, says serial entrepreneur Parviz Firouzgar. Continue reading How To Make Your First Million As If It Were Your Second
WOBURN—Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and other authorities are requesting assistance from the public on the anniversary date of the murder of a store owner in Malden on January 29, 2013.
Continue reading Seeking Public’s Help On Anniversary Of Murder Of Shawn Clark
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS FRIDAY, January 29, the 29th day of 2016 with 337 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 7:02 and sunset is @ 4:52. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Mars, Saturn & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1728 – John Gay’s The Beggar’s Opera was first performed at Lincoln’s Inn Fields Theatre, Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Ambitious College Students Have the Advantage
Although young job seekers with only a high school degree are in even worse shape, recent college graduates have entered a grim job market. Continue reading The Best Career Advice For College Students: Avoid Easy Internships
A New Thesis Could Change The Nature Of The Debate
As scientists study the causes and severity of climate change, they have looked to Earth’s atmosphere for answers. Continue reading A Shift In Earth’s Magnetic Poles May Hold The Secret To Climate Change
Coalition, now in 15th year, has helped put $215 million back into residents’ pockets Continue reading MAYOR WALSH AND UNITED WAY TO KICK OFF 2016 BOSTON TAX HELP SEASON AT ROXBURY CENTER FOR FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT
Some Of Us Haven’t Progressed Much, ‘Guy Feminist’ Says
Former president Jimmy Carter, a longtime Baptist deacon and Bible teacher, recently spotlighted women’s issues when he said: “Women and girls have been discriminated against for too long in a twisted interpretation of the word of God.” Continue reading What Could A 19th-Century Feminist Teach Us Today About Free Love & Humanity?
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Steve Kaloyanides, a longtime devoted former employee of New England Tea and Coffee Company recently turned 90 years young! Continue reading Longtime New England Coffee & Tea Employee Celebrates 90 Years
Mayor Carlo DeMaria recently welcomed the Everett Crimson Tide Cheerleading B Team to the City Council Chambers to recognize them for winning the national title during the national tournament held in Florida. Continue reading EVERRET MAYOR DEMARIA AND CITY RECOGNIZE EVERETT CRIMSON TIDE CHEERLEADING B TEAM
Taking Potential Medical Expenses Into Account Is
Important When Preparing For Retirement, Says Financial Planner
A majority of affluent older Americans who are nearing retirement share the same concern – that health care costs could strike a blow to their retirement plans. Continue reading Why Health Care Costs Could Be Your Retirement’s Achilles’ Heel
By Chuckles Boss Clown
On January 30, 2016 the Clowns will be hosting a recruiting tour of our Boston Hospital. Nobles, Blue lodge Brothers and their ladies are invited to meet at the Aleppo Temple 99 Fordham Rd Wilmington Massachusetts at 9:30 AM and board a shuttle to the Hospital. Continue reading THE ALEPPO CLOWNS RECRUITING TOUR AT THE HOSPITAL
Newton, Ma- Participating Valvoline Instant Oil Change stores have an exciting partnership with Speedway’s Speedy Rewards® program. You can now earn 1,000 bonus points with any oil change purchase at many Valvoline Instant Oil Change locations. Continue reading Valvoline Instant Oil Change Will Now be Accepting Speedy Rewards®
I’ve always believed in abiding by the rules unless there’s a good reason to break them. Like most people, I’m more likely to break rules when the challenge to follow them takes on a human face.
Last year, I made the expensive decision to cut down some huge trees that lined our long driveway. Continue reading A Human Face By Linda Mornell
Today is the big day! Just for buying my new book today, I’ll give you HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS worth of bonuses! “Beat the Curve!’ is a huge forum to unveil the most recent strategies and secrets for achieving success in your business and life.
Continue reading Ankit Shukla Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress To Co-Author New Book : Celebrity Branding Agency
Partnership With City of Somerville & Union Square Main Streets Provides Four Local Businesses Free Access To Marketing Consultants And Funding For Recommended Improvements Continue reading US2 Announces Round Two Small Business Technical Assistance Program Awardees
When You Are Over 40
Young love is so widespread each Valentine’s Day that it threatens to deplete Cupid’s stock of arrows.
But the mythological god of desire might want to keep a supply of those magical darts in reserve for a more mature crowd. Continue reading Dating The Grown-Up Way:4 Reasons Going Courting Is Even More Romantic
MEDFORD – Mayor Burke has identified several boards and commissions in the City of Medford that have vacancies as of 2016. Continue reading OPEN POSITIONS ON MEDFORD BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS AND MASSPORT COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE
MEDFORD – Mayor Stephanie Muccini Burke announced today the names of persons who will make up the staff of the Mayor’s office. Continue reading MAYOR STEPHANIE M. BURKE ANNOUNCES STAFF
There’s nothing better to kids than a half day of school. Unless that half day includes fun programs run by Andover DCS! Continue reading Andover DCS Early Release Day Fun For Kids
WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan today confirmed the identity of the victim of a fatal pedestrian collision that occurred over the weekend in Reading as Jacob Goldberg, 89, of Reading.
Continue reading Identity of Victim Identified in Fatal Pedestrian Collision in Reading
WOBURN – Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan has announced that on December 29, 2015, William Noble, 50, of Lowell, a former Boy Scout volunteer, was sentenced in Lowell Superior Court, on charges related to the 2002 sexual assault of a child. Continue reading Former Boy Scout Volunteer Sentenced in Connection with 2002 Sexual Assault
WOBURN – Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan and Waltham Police Chief Keith MacPherson have confirmed the identities of a man and woman in connection with a Waltham murder-suicide as Jeannine O’Connor, 51, and her husband, Kevin O’Connor, 51, both of Waltham. Kevin O’Connor is a retired Waltham Police Officer. Continue reading Victims Identified in Waltham Murder-Suicide
The Zion Church community and the City of Everett gathered together this past Monday at the Connolly Center to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King. Continue reading EVERETT GATHERS TO HONOR MLK AT ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP BREAKFAST
BURLINGTON — Chief Steven Yetman announces that the Burlington Fire Department has adopted a new cardiac arrest treatment protocol to increase the survival rate for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients and improve their neurological outcomes. Continue reading Burlington Fire Department Improving Cardiac Arrest Outcomes with Cardio-Cerebral Resuscitation
Joe Auciello ran a highly successful Italian take-out restaurant, Francesca’s Kitchen in Arlington, for 10 years. The food was great, the menu was extensive and it was always busy. There was something missing, however. Continue reading Melrose:Wood and Fire: authentic Italian cuisine with a personal touch
Ketty Toussaint is a quiet, poised and articulate senior Medford Vocational Technical High School student who not only is ranked number one in her class, but also serves as Senior Class President. Continue reading KETTY M TOUSSAINT – MEDFORD VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR … SHE IS MAKING IT HAPPEN!!”
On January 6th, Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Planning Department held a meeting to discuss the upcoming Community Development Grant Application that will be submitted to the State Department of Housing and Community Development on February 12, 2016. Continue reading CITY OF EVERETT PREPS FOR 2016 CDBG GRANT
Tewksbury Town Clerk, Denise Graffeo, would like to notify voters that Absentee Ballots are now available at the Town Clerk’s Office for the March 1st Presidential Primary. Continue reading Tewksbury:ABSENTEE BALLOTS AVAILABLE
Officers Prevent Potential “Suicide by Cop” Situation with Restraint
ARLINGTON — Chief Frederick Ryan is today praising the efforts of Arlington Police Officers, who used a great deal of restraint and care to prevent a potential “suicide by cop” situation, when an armed woman approached them while officers were conducting a well-being check,
Continue reading Arlington Police Subdue Distraught, Knife-Wielding Woman
Recently at the Andrews Middle School, art and learning came together, taking center stage as a Mosaic was unveiled depicting Medford’s natural history, entitled, “Medford’s Flora and Fauna: Mystic to the Fells”. Continue reading Medford:“THE ART OF THE MATTER”…COMES TO THE ANDREWS MIDDLE SCHOOL!
The Medford Public School district has two middle schools at the Hormel site. Continue reading Medford:IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR TO SELECT A MIDDLE SCHOOL FOR YOUR ELEMENTARY STUDENT!
On January 12th, 2016, members of the Tewksbury Police Department conducted a narcotics investigation into an Oxycodone/Percocet pill distributor delivering to locations in Tewksbury. Continue reading Drug Distribution Arrest 01-12-16
On January 11th, 2016, members of the Tewksbury Police Department conducted a motor vehicle stop on Main Street (Route 38) near the intersection of the Interstate 495 off-ramp. Continue reading Tewksbury Drug Distribution Arrest 01-11-16
Throughout my life I have never felt better than when I committed myself to eating a balanced diet. It is truly amazing how much better you feel when you know you are building a better body through proper diet and exercise. Continue reading Everett:KEEPING A COMMUNITY HEALTHYBy: Mayor Carlo DeMaria
BOSTON – January 13, 2016 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Governor Charlie Baker today celebrated General Electric’s decision to relocate their world headquarters to Boston Continue reading GENERAL ELECTRIC CHOOSES BOSTON FOR HEADQUARTERS
WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Tewksbury Chief of Police Timothy Sheehan announced today that Hilda Gandia, 42, of Lawrence and Agustin Antonio Tejeda Ruis, 45, of Tewksbury have been arraigned today after being arrested in Tewksbury allegedly in possession of 30 kilograms of a substance, which tested positive as fentanyl in preliminary field testing.
Continue reading Middlesex District Attorney’s Office Arraigns Two Individuals in Connection with Suspected Ongoing Multimillion Dollar Drug Conspiracy
Cambridge, MA, January 8, 2016 – City Manager Richard C. Rossi is seeking volunteers to serve on the newly formed Envision Cambridge Advisory Committee, the Envision Alewife Working Group, and the Engagement and Communications Working Group. Continue reading Volunteers Sought for Envision Cambridge Advisory Committee and Working Groups Help Shape the Citywide Plan!
LITTLETON — Chief Matthew King reports that the Littleton Police Department is actively investigating acts of graffiti vandalism done to the Massachusetts headquarters of presidential candidate Donald Trump. Continue reading Littleton Police Investigating Graffiti Vandalism at Political Headquarters
CONCORD — Chief Joseph O’Connor reports that the Concord Police Department arrested a man for larceny into a business, and in turn, identified him as the suspect allegedly involved in multiple thefts throughout eastern Massachusetts. Continue reading Concord Police Arrest Man for Larceny, Connect Suspect to Multiple Thefts In Massachusetts
This publication, Boston News Group/Somerville News Weekly, from this day forward will be endorsing Presidential Candidate Donald J. Trump as our next president of the United States of America! Continue reading It’s Got To Be Trump!
Ambitious College Students Have the Advantage Continue reading The Best Career Advice For College Students: Avoid Easy Internships
Increases in Minimum Wage and Earned Income Tax Credit Took Effect on January 1, 2016
BOSTON — Over 450,000 hardworking families across Massachusetts will now receive a raise, as the state minimum wage increased to $10 an hour and the state Earned Income Tax Credit expanded by over 50% on January 1, 2016. Continue reading Working Families Get a Raise from Senate-Led Initiatives
WOBURN – The Middlesex District Attorney’s Office and the Malden Police Department are investigating a motor vehicle crash in Malden where a pedestrian was struck and killed. Continue reading Middlesex District Attorney’s Office Investigating Malden Motor Vehicle Crash where Pedestrian was Struck and Killed
BOSTON – January 5, 2015 – The Boston Public Library Presidential Search Committee is reminding the public of three additional public listening sessions scheduled for late January and February 2016. Continue reading BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL PUBLIC LISTENING SESSIONS
WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Everett Police Chief Steven Mazzie have confirmed the victim of a January 3, 2016 shooting in Everett has died. The victim, found in the early morning hours under the Tileson Street overpass, has been identified as Omar Wilfredo Reyes, age 19, of Everett. The investigation remains active and on-going.
By William Tauro
This past Sunday January 3rd, the 2016 Inaugural Committee was pleased to host the swearing in ceremony for the Mayor, City Council and School Committee members in the Marsha Caron Theater at Medford High School. Continue reading Medford Welcomes New Mayor at 2016 Inauguration