Articles by J Patrick Brown

Congratulations, Thalia Tringo!

The Davis Square resident and broker-owner of Thalia Tringo real estate was awarded the “Good Neighbor Award” by the Greater Boston Association of Realtors for her contributions to the Somerville community. In addition to serving on the Board for the Somerville Homeless Coalition, Tringo also volunteers extensively with the Community Cooks nonprofit, providing free meals […]

Albion Playground Has Reopened!

Closed since the end of April, the new and improved Albion playground is officially back in business. Well, recreation. It’s officially back in recreation. According to the city’s press release, renovations to the playground include: a new concrete retaining wall at the grass slope; reducing the grades at the steep portions of the grass hill; […]

Legoland Announces Adult Night

Love Legos? Super-pumped about Legoland? Less pumped about having to have a kid in order to gain entry to said Legoland? Well, you’re in luck – starting tonight, Legoland will be hosting Adult Nights every third Wednesday of the month. You, and any other 18 and over friends can enjoy all of Legoland’s rides and […]

Once More, With Feeling

Let’s try that again, shall we? Only today and tomorrow separate you from the 16th Annual Taste of Somerville and the 50+ restaurants, breweries and wineries participating. Proceeds directly benefit The Somerville Home, so if kicking off the Summer weather with the best food, drink and live entertainment the city has to offer while giving […]

Yuengs and Wings

Harvard Square’s Pizzeria Uno is newly renovated and back in business, and they’re celebrating with an inaugural Yuengs and Wings – every Thursday night, from 4pm to midnight, you can get 20 oz. of Yuengling for $3.49, and 50 cent wings. That’s 10 wings for $5. Or 4 Yuenglings for $14. Or 100 wings for […]

World Cup Wednesday Kicks Off Tonight

The World Cup doesn’t officially start till next Thursday, but Olde’s is getting its head in the game early with a special June menu kicking off tonight. Each Wednesday night, enjoy international offerings inspired by the Copa do Mundo’s power players, from Belgian Moules Frites to Brazilian Bauru. German beer, Brazilian soccer, and Argentinian hot […]

Nominate Now …

Or forever hold your choice for the best piece of pie in Somerville to yourself. The Scout’s Honored nomination polls officially close on midnight, Saturday, June 7th. So if the thought of your favorite corner store not getting the love it deserves breaks your little heart, do something about it and vote!

Hold that Thought!

Remember what we said about that nice, sunny Summer weather finally kicking off? Well … we might have jumped the gun on that. Unfortunately, early weather reports call for rain tomorrow, so tomorrow’s Taste of Somerville has been delayed until next Wednesday, June 11th. While we’ve never been good with delayed gratification, it’ll totally be […]