Somerville Neighborhood News Archive

Somerville Storytelling Project | SNN
Somerville Storytelling Project | SNN

by Amanda Best In honor of Somerville’s 175th birthday, the City has begun a Storytelling Project, encouraging members of the community to share their Somerville experiences. An event was held at the Somerville Public Library (MA) to kick off the … Continue reading

We Are One Somerville: Sanctuary City Rally | SNN
We Are One Somerville: Sanctuary City Rally | SNN

by Peter Levine On February 4th, the City of Somerville in partnership with The Welcome Project held a rally for Sanctuary Cities and Inclusion. Speakers included city officials, local business owners, Somerville High School students and more.

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Journalism 101 Workshop

Are you seeing stories in your community that aren’t being told? Do want to help hold your local government more accountable? Do you need an excuse to go meet new people, see new places and indulge your curiosity? Come join … Continue reading

Boston Women’s March
Boston Women’s March

More than 175,000 people met in the Boston Common for the Boston Women’s March for America. The March featured many notable speakers including Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, Attorney General Maura Healey, Senator Ed Markey, and Tanisha … Continue reading

SNN Visits Fabville
SNN Visits Fabville

Somerville High School recently opened a publicly-run Fabrication Laboratory or “Fab Lab” called Fabville. SNN took a tour of Fabville and had the opportunity to talk to Fabville Director, Jerry Shaw.

“One Somerville” MLK Annual Celebration
“One Somerville” MLK Annual Celebration

On January 16th, City of Somerville Health and Human Services Department and the Somerville Public Schools presented “One Somerville”, the City’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration.

Cambridge Fire Update
Cambridge Fire Update

Somerville Neighborhood News covered the recent 10-alarm fire in Cambridge and SNN contributor, Nic Schweitzer, reports on this story.