Dancing in the Streets Festival 2014

For the second consecutive year the Somerville Arts Council, the City of Somerville, and the Boston Dance Alliance are partnering up to produce a city-wide dance festival. Check out all local and regional talent in squares, parks, and lots across the city in June. Admission is free for all visitors. June 2014 Calendar June 7, … Continue reading »

Volunteers Needed for Carnaval at Somerstreets 2014

Carnaval at Somerstreets brings together around 5,000 people each year to celebrate East Somerville. This year’s Carnaval is on Sunday, June 1st and, as always, a committed group of volunteers are needed in order to make this wonderful festival possible. To volunteer, contact East Somerville Main Streets at info@eastsomervillemainstreets.org or by phone at (617) 623-3869. … Continue reading »

MassDOT announce High School Video Contest to promote “Safe Streets. Smart Trips.” Initiative

MassDOT Secretary and CEO, Richard A. Davey announced a statewide high school video contest to promote the Safe Streets. Smart Trips. initiative at an event on Thursday, May 15h at Somerville High School. The initiative is a multiagency and multidisciplinary effort within the Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Awareness and Enforcement Program, and part of the Massachusetts … Continue reading »

2014 Fire Hydrant Flushing

The following announcement is from The Cambridge Water and Fire Departments. – Tim THE CAMBRIDGE WATER AND FIRE DEPARTMENTS WILL BE CONDUCTING ANNUAL FIRE HYDRANT MAINTENANCE AND FLOW TESTS BETWEEN APRIL 28 AND JUNE 20, 2014 Maintenance and testing will be conducted between the hours of 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Monday through Friday, excluding … Continue reading »

Green Line Extension: Community Path Meeting

The Green Line Extension (GLX) Project Team will hold a public meeting to review the latest design plans for the Community Path on Wednesday, May 14 at the Holiday Inn in Somerville on 30 Washington Street from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. MassDOT Secretary & CEO Richard A. Davey announced on April 30th that as … Continue reading »

An Introduction to the Common Core Curriculum

Scott Morrison, Director of Curriculum for the Manchester Essex Regional School District, will present an overview of the Common Core State Standards on Thursday, May 8th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the East Somerville Community School on 50 Cross Street. Dinner is served at 5:30 pm for pre-registered attendees (register by May 6th … Continue reading »

Public Hearing on I-90 Allston Interchange Project

The City of Cambridge and Cambridge legislators will be hosting an informational meeting for the I-90 Allston Interchange Project on May 1st at 6:00 pm in the Sullivan Chamber of Cambridge City Hall. This is a MassDOT highway project that will straighten the Massachusetts Turnpike in the area of the Allston toll-plaza with the goals … Continue reading »

Miles for Hope Fundraiser Tomorrow

The family of António Manuel Moniz along with the CYA of Saint Anthony Parish invite you to the 2nd Annual Miles for Hope Fundraiser that will be held tomorrow, April 26, 2014. This fundraiser at the parish hall at Saint Anthony Church will include family-style dinner at 6:30pm and a live performance by Starlight. All … Continue reading »