Articles by Laura Stiffler

Saint Patrick’s Day In Somerville

Somerville’s bars and restaurants are so excited for Saint Patrick’s Day that they’ve decided to celebrate almost a whole week before… and a few days after, too. The ever-popular festival of Irish pride is celebrated—as always—on March 17, but local favorites like Olde Magoun’s Saloon and Brass Union have decided to get their green on the weekend […]


Valentine’s Day Three Ways

Ahh … Love is in the air this weekend as people around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning on spending the holiday with the one you’re head-over-heels for, celebrating Single Awareness Day or just enjoying a nice Saturday with your family, we have the best events around town to celebrate in style.


New Year’s Day Best of Brunches

Have your plans for tonight locked down, but nowhere to go come the early bright sunshine of tomorrow? After perhaps imbibing a little too much during the countdown to midnight, the last thing you’ll want to do is get out of bed the next morning. But its a New Year! And New Year’s Day deserves […]


SCOUT PICK: Somerville Illuminations Bike Tour

If you’re anything like us here at Scout HQ, you are probably waiting until the last minute to get all of your holiday shopping done. To be honest, it doesn’t exactly feel like the most festive and cheery season out there with the weather at 41 degrees and a (seemingly) constant rainfall. And now, to […]


11th Annual Davis Square Midnight Madness!

Looking for something to do tonight, but still need to pinch some pennies? Head on down to Davis Square for the 11th annual Midnight Madness! Tonight from 6 a.m. ’til midnight, most participating businesses throughout the square will be offering some serious discounts in some very fun ways! Here are a few locations you definitely […]


Handmade Cheeses at Fiore di Nonno

Hidden away slightly outside of Union Square sits Fiore di Nonno. If you’ve ever been to Diesel Cafe, Oleana or Dave’s Fresh Pasta, you’ve tasted the amazing cheeses produced in this small, but impressive, space.