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Pandemic Philanthropy: Local Investor Buys Groceries for 400

Customers shopping at the Somerville Market Basket during the hours set aside for seniors and those with compromised immune systems got a surprise last Friday and Saturday when Collin Yip picked up the tab for all their groceries. While he wished to remain anonymous at first, his good deed was confirmed by Kristin Phelan, spokeswoman […]


An Afternoon At Market Basket

It’s tough to explain the singular experience of shopping at the Market Basket on Somerville Avenue—the deals, the crowds, the packed parking lot—so in our “Know Your Neighborhood” issue, we let these photos do the talking. This story appears in the May/June 2017 issue of Scout, which is available for free at more than 220 drop spots throughout […]


Scout You: March/April 2016

In every issue, we send our photographer around town to capture photos of people having fun. Keep an eye out for her—you could be featured in an upcoming edition of Scout!