Episode Link: http://www.scatvsomerville.org/greater-somerville-presents-candidates-speak-out/
Join hosts Joe Lynch and KyAnn Anderson, as “Greater Somerville” and Somerville Community Access Television are airing a special of the 2013 preliminary election candidates program recently produced at SCATV. The preliminary election is on Sept. 24. Please remember to vote! SCATV also is running this special on Channel 3 in Somerville.
“Greater Somervile” will be producing a show in October for the November ballot candidates. Stay tuned.
Join host KyAnn Anderson speaks with Russ Joyner, Assembly Row’s vice president and general manager, and Andi Simpson, the development’s director of marketing and tourism Andi Simpson, about where they are in the construction process, what you can expect in the months ahead, what unique Assembly Row events are on the horizon, and why it has been so important for Federal Realty to gain the trust of the Somerville community for all of these years.
With this transformative 50-acre mixed-use neighborhood on the horizon to open Phase I of construction in the fall of 2014, this is an important topic for the Somerville community to stay engaged and informed.
Join host KyAnn Anderson as she speaks with MaryCat Chaikin, the co-founder of RELISH – a new social enterprise and Center for Urban Agriculture – located in the heart of Union Square in Somerville. Find out why she and co-founder Mimi Graney of Union Square Main Streets, started this center, what community workshops are on the horizon, and why you should get involved in this worthwhile organization. Whether you find yourself on the pulse of the canning craze, want to conquer beehive construction, or simply hope to see those raised-bed gardens thrive this summer, this is an episode you won’t want to miss.
Join host KyAnn Anderson as she discusses culinary creativity in Somerville and how many local entrepreneurs are taking advantage of a venue known as Kitchen Inc – an incubator space for innovation that has put Somerville a step ahead in the local foodie arena. Tonight, she speaks with the owners of Black Magic Coffee and Union Square Donuts, who are on the cutting edge of this culinary trend. They’ll be speaking about how they got started, why Kitchen Inc has been so vital to their business success, and what you can do to transform those premature business plans into a satisfying career, while simultaneously building community.
Black Magic Coffee Company – http://blkmagiccoffee.com
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Join hosts KyAnn Anderson & Joe Lynch as they kick-off the summer months in Somerville and beyond. Want to find something fun to do this summer? Then tune into Greater Somerville tonight to find out what hot events you can’t afford to miss. Oh yes, and don’t forget your sunscreen everyone! Enjoy.
Join host KyAnn Anderson as she speaks with Somerville Garden Club’s Lori Fitz and Rita Edmunds to talk about their upcoming event: Backyard Havens of the Somerville Garden Club: A Self-Guided Tour, happening this Sunday, June 9th from 11am-4pm (rain or shine). Whether you’re a green thumb, a flower enthusiast, or simply someone who loves to browse the backyards of others – this is an event and episode that you won’t want to miss!
Grand Uncle Joe Lynch received this photo from Greater Somerville’s newest fan. Not sure what the bunnies are all about, but glad she’s not fast asleep. We may have taken that to mean we’re boring. Thanks to Christie and Grayson for blessing me with another Greater Somerville viewer.
Tonight on Greater Somerville, host Joe Lynch responds to a recent letter issued by Mayor Joe Curtatone regarding the alleged homophobic slurs against a sitting alderman. Joe Lynch, an openly gay man who ran for Somerville alderman in Ward 5 in 2007, earlier this week wrote an open letter to the Mayor and the public addressing homophobia in Somerville and related issues.
Join host KyAnn Anderson as she speaks with Som |Dog President Brian Davis and Alderman-at-Large Dennis Sullivan about Somerville’s dog culture, how our city compares to others regarding dog-friendly rules and regulations, and what new dog initiatives are starting to form at City Hall as a result. Tune in to find out why more off-leash dog parks are needed in Somerville, how one local non-profit organization is building community through fostering responsible dog ownership, and why you and your four-legged friend need to be in Union Square this Sunday, May 19th, from 10am-2pm, for Som|Dog’s first annual “Spring Fling” – a canine fashion show, grooming clinics, and the ever-so-popular “Bark Beer Garden” at Precinct are just a handful of the activities to enjoy this weekend. For all of you dog lovers out there, this is an episode to watch.
Join host Joe Lynch as he speaks to State Representative Denise Provost about what’s going on in Somerville.