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Scout’s Honored 2016: Shopping

Looking for the best Somerville bike shop? The coolest home decor items in the city? Read on to learn which local stores took home top honors in the shopping category of this year’s reader-voted Scout’s Honored Awards. If you’re trying to track down the best service providers around town, those are rounded up here. Check back […]


Maximum Hesh and Element Breathe New Life Into Old Boards

Conscientious consumers know you can reuse and recycle almost anything—crayons, computer parts, tires, tin foil. This weekend at Maximum Hesh (378A Highland Ave.), skateboards will join that list. On April 30, the Davis Square skate shop is partnering with Element Skateboards for a Somerville installment of the national project No Board Left Behind. The initiative aims to […]


Break-in Reported at Maximum Hesh

By Joey Del Ponte Late Wednesday night, an unknown assailant broke into Maximum Hesh Skate Shop on 378A Highland Ave. and stole several items of merchandise. According to a post from the Maximum Hesh Facebook page today, dozens of Skateboard decks and some skate shoes were taken. The missing merchandise includes Antihero Skateboards, Lurkville Skateboards, […]


Scout Out: Best Trick Contest at BKB

Brooklyn Boulders isn’t just for climbing. On Saturday, July 20, the rock gym opened up its new space to a skate contest held by 1031 Skateboards, Landshark Wheels and Somerville’s Maximum Hesh shop. The Best Trick contest saw local skaters compete alongside members of the 1031 and Landshark skate teams as Newport, Rhode Island skate […]