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  • Burger at Tony C's
    Tony C's sports bar and restaurant opens in Somerville
    Looking for a great place to watch a game in Somerville, MA? Tony C's new Somerville location at Assembly Row is about as good an option as a sports fan can get. The interior is a whopping 11,000 square feet with more than enough seating for...
  • November Concert Calendar
    November Concert Calendar
    I'm always amazed at how the local music scene seems to go in cycles, vacillating between times when it seems the rock dynasty has landed in a tour bus, and other times, when it feels like only up-and-coming (read: unknown) artists are playing...
  • Assembled: Weekly Handmade Market At Assembly Row
    Assembled: Weekly Handmade Market At Assembly Row
    This past weekend, I was able to attend a fabulous handmade art market at Assembly Row in Somerville.Known as ASSEMBLED this artist showcase will have handmade arts and crafts on display and for sale by New England’s many creative talents...
  • "Golden Boy" CBS 2013
    Detective avenges her brother’s killer on CBS' ‘Golden Boy’
    The new CBS TV cop drama “Golden Boy” airs each Tuesday night at 10/9 p.m. (Check your local listings). Last night’s episode on April 2, 2013 called “Mckenzie on Fire” nabbed 7.73 million total TV viewers. It also...
  • Unidentified bank robber
    Unidentified suspect robs Citizens Bank in Somerville, flees with money
    Somerville Police and the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force are searching for an unidentified suspect who robbed the Union Square branch of Citizens Bank in Somerville on Saturday morning, October 13.The suspect, according to police, passed a note to...
  • Local herbs and healing: Herbstalk was a huge hit
    Local herbs and healing: Herbstalk was a huge hit
    Yesterday's first annual Herbstalk was a rousing success. Steph Zabelenvisioned her event as "a lively, educational fair and market celebrating herbs and their healing powers." After months of hard work planning and promoting, she...
  • Project Soup: a simple ask for Somerville
    Project Soup: a simple ask for Somerville
    On the heels of The Kids Are All Right, a local 'living case' of students driving change.Last Saturday atthe Somerville Winter Farmers Market (on again today at the Armory), I met Tufts University students Laura Glick and Jordana Laks who...
  • Kickass Cupcakes kicks it up a notch!
    Kickass Cupcakes kicks it up a notch!
    SOMERVILLE, MA - Kickass Cupcakes is raising the bar, introducing a new lineup of "Kickass Cupcakes Celebrity Series"cupcakes that begins with Gisele Bundchen. The chocolate cupcake honoring the top model and Patriots' quarterback...
  • Pini's pizzeria
    Pini's pizzeria
    Whether you're in the mood for wings, pizza, or even a wrap, Pini's Pizzeria has what you need to get you to the happily sated state, for a price that can be afforded even on a college budget.Self-proclaimed as "old fashion Italian...
  • Real-life Breaking Bad Plot Unfolds In Mass. Meth Bust
    Real-Life Breaking Bad Plot Unfolds In Mass. Meth Bust
    BOSTON, Mass.—A mathematics professor is living the life of Walter White from the popular AMC series “Breaking Bad,” after police discovered she was running a methamphetamine lab from her Boston-area home alongside her 29-year...
  • Downshifting for local: Boston winter farmers markets flourish
    Downshifting for local: Boston winter farmers markets flourish
    This winter, the indoor farmers market swept across Massachusetts.TheBoston Globereportedon how small farms, food entrepreneurs, and non-profits have evolved to accommodate the increased demand for local, small-farmed food.Some venues conduct e...
  • Scenes from the Somerville Winter Farmers Market
    Scenes from the Somerville Winter Farmers Market
    The Somerville Winter Farmers Market, held at the Center For Arts at the Armory, runsevery Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. through March 26. Local farms and vendors bring everything from produce, meats, and fish to chocolate, wine, and cider...
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    Somerville Winter Farmers' Market opens Saturday
    The much-anticipated Somerville Winter Farmers' Market, an initiative of Shape Up Somerville, opens this Saturday! Held at The Center for Arts for the Armory, the market will run every Saturday from January 8 until March 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p...
  • Local cranberries from Wareham, MA
    JJ Gonson shares tips for shopping locally in the off-season
    Not sure how to shop locally for your holiday meal? JJ Gonson of Cuisine en Locale comes to the rescue with a list of options for buying local during the winter over on Somerville Local First.From local shops, such as Sherman Market and Savenor&...
  • Union Square Farmers Market
    Boston.com announces Union Square as area's busiest farmers market
    Bringing in higher sales and profits to local farms and vendors than the Copley Square, Government Center, and Central Square farmers markets, the Union Square Farmers Market has been named the busiest market in the area, according to today's...