Business

SHAG Discout Weekend!

Haven’t gotten your tickets to SHAG yet? Worried you’re going to miss an amazing evening of music, dance, and sh(w)ag? Starting today, snag seat in the upper balcony for $15, and the lower balcony seating is a steal at $20, with an additional $5 off the Cuisine En Locale VIP after-party. This offer is only […]




A-Listers: Talli Clemons and Renée Polcaro

By Sarah Cadorette Photos by Shane Godfrey A quote thrown around like Fluff in Union Square’s aptly-named festival is that Somerville has more artists per capita than any city in the nation besides New York City (if you call that a city!). What is less known is the number of entrepreneurs, foodies, yogis, politicos, athletes, […]





Scout Out!: Secret Ships

One’s a performer in rock bands, sideshows and burlesque shoots. The other is an avid global traveller. Together, they are Secret Ships – an online store and traveling fashion boutique offering unique jewelry and home decor from all over the world. “Our customers can expect to find handmade jewelry, home accessories and global curiosities from […]


Ball Square Fine Wine’s Temporary Closing Sale

Bad News: Ball Square will be temporarily closed for some minor structural repairs from Wednesday, July 9th until Sunday, July 13th. Good News: They want to make sure you’re good and stocked up for this breif dry spell, so they’re taking 10% off all orders of 6-12 bottles of wine, and 20% orders of 12 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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!