Tagged with East Somerville

East Somerville Block Party – Thursday July 17

East Somerville Main Streets is hosting a Cultural Block Party on Thursday, July 17 between 6 pm and 8 pm at Chuckie Harris Park in Somerville. Entrance is for free. The block party is a family-friendly event with authentic art, live music, food, games, and face-painting that represents the diverse and welcoming spirit of East … Continue reading »

Transfer Station to Leave Brickbottom Next Year

As was reported in the Somerville Journal earlier this week, Waste Management, which operates a waste transfer station in the Brickbottom area of Somerville, will be required to vacate its location on Poplar Street by October 1st, 2012. The eviction of the transfer station was a goal that Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone articulated in his … Continue reading »

Grounding McGrath Study and Working Group

Somerville High School Auditorium – map A public informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 20th at 6:00 p.m. in the Somerville High School auditorium to discuss the future of the McGrath O’Brien Highway. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), which gained ownership of the Route 28 corridor as a part of the 2009 … Continue reading »

Feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian

Warren Street – map The 85th annual feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian will be held on Warren Street on September 10th and 11th. Festivities will begin on Saturday at 2 p.m. with rides, music, games, and food. A candlelight procession will begin at 6:30 p.m. at 17 Porter Street, and there will be a … Continue reading »