Sunday, September 27, 2009

Capuano for Senate

Ok, last one for today:

Wicked Local Somerville
Posted Sep 27, 2009 @ 10:58 AM

Somerville —

The following is a press release from Capuano for Senate:

The Capuano for Senate campaign announced today that it will hold a series of "Open Mike" gatherings throughout Massachusetts. This will give Mike the chance to speak directly with voters and learn more about the issues that most concern them.

Twofer Sunday: Assembly Square

Looks like there might have been something left behind when they cleaned out the old Good Time Emporium from Assembly Square. From

Wicked Local Somerville
Posted Sep 24, 2009 @ 03:22 PM

Somerville —

A large boa constrictor was rescued bySomerville Police at Assembly square today.

Animal Control Officer April Terrio said the snake had a bruise on its head but looked healthy and active this morning. It is in the care of a snake expert until someone claims it. Age, weight and sex have not been determined yet.

At about 9:30 a.m. this morning, Terrio got a call about a snake found at Central Steel on Foley Street in Assembly Square.

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From varmazis' flickr photostream. Also see her Good Time post here.

QUALITY OF LIFE: Litter in East Somerville

Repost from the Somerville Resistat Blog:

QUALITY OF LIFE: Litter in East Somerville

Question/Comment: What can be done to reduce the amount of trash and litter that is on the streets in East Somerville?

City Update 5/12/2008: Inspectional Services will step up enforcement of business and residential trash violations in the area. Also, the Department of Public Works will monitor trash and increase street sweeping in areas with trash. Residents should call 311 for specific streets that need sweeping or where there is debris on sidewalks or streets.

Sunday, September 13, 2009