Somerville

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Two Somerville Scientists On Short List For One-Way Trip To Mars

Here’s a thought that’s literally out of this world: a one way trip to Mars. Two locals are on the short list to do just that.

05/21/2014

Joseph Curtatone (WBZ-TV)

Somerville To Limit Detention Of Immigrants

Somerville’s mayor says he will sign an executive order that bars city police from detaining people simply because they are suspected of living in the U.S. illegally.

05/21/2014

Josh Wairi (Photo from Facebook)

Cambridge Teacher Facing Child Porn Charges To Stay Behind Bars

A Cambridge elementary school teacher charged with trading and collecting child pornography waived a detention hearing in federal court in Boston today, asking to be held voluntarily while the case against him is investigated.

04/23/2014

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Harvard Warning Students After Off-Campus Attack

Harvard University is telling students to be on alert after a student was allegedly assaulted off-campus.

04/23/2014

Dean Beckford (Transit PD photo)

UMass Boston Student Charged Over Two Bomb Threats

A University of Massachusetts Boston student has pleaded not guilty to making two recent bomb threats to the same campus building.

04/23/2014

Somerville Police

Harvard University Student Assaulted In Somerville

Harvard University has issued an alert after a student was attacked off campus.

04/22/2014

Josh Wairi (Photo from Facebook)

Cambridge Teacher Charged With Child Porn Also Taught In Somerville

Josh Wairi, 27, of Somerville, previously taught at two Somerville schools and was teaching at a Cambridge school this year. He was arrested at home Thursday.

04/18/2014

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Townie Trivia: How Much Do You Know About Somerville?

Once upon a time, Somerville was part of Charlestown. Then some things happened. Now, Somerville is a city unto itself. So test your knowledge. How much do you know about Somerville? 1. After Worcester, Somerville […]

04/18/2014

Josh Wairi (Photo from Facebook)

Feds: Cambridge 5th Grade Teacher Traded Child Porn, Secretly Videotaped Kids

A fifth grade teacher in Cambridge is facing federal child pornography charges.

04/17/2014

The burgers are a half-pound at R.F. O'Sullivan's in Somerville. (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: R.F. O’Sullivan’s In Somerville

People often ask who makes the best burger in Boston. It’s a tough question to answer, but any search should start at R.F. O’Sullivan’s in Somerville.

04/17/2014

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