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Arts & Entertainment

Brookline and Newton Make Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live Ranking

Newton and Brookline are two of the “Best Places to Live in America” according to Money magazine. Surprised? We’re not. Money’s latest ranking of the “50 […]

Wellness

A New, Unique Yoga Studio Is Opening in Somerville

Lisa Natale’s grandfather would be proud. She’s about open a yoga studio on the parlor level of her family’s historical Somerville triple decker, where three generations of […]

Arts & Entertainment

Honk! Festival Hits the Streets of Somerville in October

There will be banging, there will be singing, and there will be dancing in the streets. On Friday, October 10, the ninth annual Honk! Festival, […]

Arts & Entertainment

Rob Gronkowski to Visit Youth Football Program in Somerville

After Julian Edelman is done passing out free Dunkin’ Donuts coffee at the Greenway on Tuesday, Patriots teammate Rob Gronkowski will visit Somerville, where he […]

City Life

Somerville’s Getting Serious About Their New Styrofoam Ban

Beginning in October, officials from Somerville’s Inspectional Services Department will finally begin scouting food establishments around the city to warn them that citations will be […]

Restaurants

Restaurant Review: La Brasa in Somerville

At La Brasa, chef Daniel Bojorquez cooks whatever he feels like. The result? A menu that’s as exciting as it is inconsistent.

City Life

Somerville’s Streets Are Going Green

There’s more than one Green Line coming to Somerville.  The city put out a bid on Friday seeking a company to lather up existing bike […]

City Life

Roche Bros. Eye Davis Square for New ‘Brothers Marketplace’

If Alderman Jack Connolly had a dollar for every time he heard someone in Somerville say that the city needs a grocery store in Davis […]

City Life

Guns For Groceries

Somerville wants your guns, and in exchange, they’ll give you gift cards to go grocery shopping. As for spending that hard-earned cash at a Somerville […]

City Life

What People Are Saying About Boston on the ‘SketchFactor’ App

Stereotypes, while ignorant and shortsighted, are unfortunately unavoidable at times. That much is evident from how people are accessing a new app recently released by […]

Restaurants

Four Reasons to Say ‘Prost!’ at Bronwyn in Somerville

If it were possible for a restaurant to have an evil twin, T.W. Food’s brooding dopplegänger would almost assuredly be Tim Wiechmann’s other culinary concept, Bronwyn in Union […]

City Life

Shelves Remain Bare As Market Basket Protests Continue

Shoppers visiting Market Basket locations over the weekend were met with pamphlets and petitions in place of produce and other perishable goods as the embattled […]

City Life

Keeping Union Square Open for the Arts

A grassroots neighborhood coalition in Somerville is kicking off a series of community-based meetings to make sure that as Union Square takes on massive redevelopments, […]

Restaurants

Somerville Brewing to Unveil Beer Garden at Assembly Row [Updated]

Updated, November 18: Slumbrew’s American Fresh Brewhouse will open tomorrow, November 19 at 4 p.m., according to co-owner Caitlin Jewell. Originally slated to open in early […]

City Life

Somerville’s Planting 575 New Trees This Month

Residents won’t have to travel to a nearby park in order to enjoy the foliage in Somerville. As part of a push to beautify the […]