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Obituary: Carmen Pellegrino

PELLEGRINO, Carmen Of Somerville, July 28, 2014. Beloved husband of Antonia (Cataruozzolo). Loving father of Linda, Thomas, Robin Memory, and Mark all of Somerville. Brother of Joseph. George, Carmella Giordano, Lucy Demers, Anthony, Mary Russell, Rose Quirci, Ann Tehan, Frank, John and the late Eleanor Chisholm. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt.60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Monday at 9 am. Funeral mass will be held at Saint John's Church in Cambridge at 10 am. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Sunday 2-6 pm. Burial is private. Please omit flowers. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. ...
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Obituary: John Finnerty

FINNERTY, John Of Monterey, CA, formerly of Arlington, MA, died peacefully July 21, 2014. Preceeded in death by his wife of 58 years, Eleanor M. Finnerty (Gaddis). John leaves behind his beloved children Kathleen Chanliau, William Finnerty, Patricia Rossi, Susan Finnerty, Mark Finnerty & his wife Lora ; & his cherished grandchildren Sarah, Timothy Rossi, Vanessa, Pierre & Jessica Chanliau & Kelly Finnerty. Born in Somerville, MA, John was raised in Arlington & graduated Arlington High School. Following high school John worked for AT&T until joining the Army at the beginning of WWII. After returning from the war John worked for AT&T for 40 yrs. John was the Commissioner of the EMSOA & President of IAABO. John also owned Finnerty's ...
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Obituary: George L. Dodge

DODGE, George L. Jr. Of Arlington, formerly of Cambridge. July 27, 2014. Beloved husband of Mary (Walsh). Loving father of James Dodge and his wife Carina, Patricia Patti and her husband Louis, and Marybeth Dodge all of Arlington. Devoted grandfather of Edward and his wife Jessica and Kelly Dodge, Michelle, Chris, and Jillian Patti, Taryn Saunders and her husband Steve and Michael Foley. Great grandfather of Grady, Cameron, Caden, and Madison. Brother of Brenda Szlosek and her husband Clayton of VA, and the late Joan Broodhurst and her late husband Thomas, and the late Philip Dodge. Brother in law of Agnes Dodge. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt. 60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on ...
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Obituary: Joseph F. Bilinkiewicz

Bilinkiewicz, Joseph F., Jr. Of Lowell, formerly of Arlington. July 26, 2014. Beloved son of the late Joseph F. Sr., and Elizabeth (Tedford) Bilinkiewicz. Loving brother of Maryann Denault and her husband Dennis of FL, and Bettyjean Bilinkiewicz of FL. Cherished uncle of Chayna Castrellona and her husband Alex of Gardner, and great uncle of JAC, Jr. Devoted close friend of Thomas McDermott, Jr. of Watertown. A funeral service will be held at the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt. 60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Thursday at 11pm. Burial at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Arlington. Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph's ...
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Obituary: M. Evelyn Falwell

Falwell, M. Evelyn "Evie" (King) Of Arlington, July 26th, 2014, at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late George Falwell. Loving mother of David Falwell and his wife Lynn, Thomas Falwell and his wife Pat, Dennis Falwell, Jan Haroutunian and her late husband Harry, and Joanne Holton and her husband Stephen. Devoted grandmother of Alyssa, Stephen, Cyndy, Suzanne, Alyson, Gary, Andrew, Sharon, Jill, Patrick, and Tim. Cherished great grandmother of Aidan, Colin, Evan, Seamus, Breigh, Cameron, Carly, Nolan, Audrey, Theodore, Greyson, and Parker. Dear sister of the late Charles King. Evie was a proud Auxiliary Volunteer for many years at the Symmes Hospital in Arlington. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt. 60 (adjacent to ...
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Obituary: Mary F. Massucco

MASSUCCO, Mary F. (Faulkner) Of Arlington. Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Massucco. Loving mother of Edward and his wife Susan of Keene, NH, Rosemary Green-Lewis of Springfield, and Donald of Townsend. Cherished grandmother to Joseph, Shelly, Brian, ALison, Deborah, Travis and Shawn. Also survived by five adoring great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito Funeral Home, 1145 Mass. Ave., ARLINGTON, on Wednesday from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM and to a funeral home service to commence at 12:00 PM. Burial to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Mary's memory to the Visiting Nurses & Community Health, 37 Broadway, Suite 2, Arlington, MA 02474. For directions ...
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Somerville Skillshare offers free classes by local artists this Sunday

Somerville Skillshare invites the community to partake in a day of free classes led by area artists and entrepreneurs for their inaugural “skill sharing” event. The organization, run by a team of volunteers, seeks to connect talented residents across the city by providing a platform for free collaboration and education.
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Lexington school superintendent is retiring in 2015

Lexington school Superintendent Paul Ash announced at Tuesday's School Committee meeting that he will retire on June 30, 2015.Ash, who has served as superintendent for nearly nine years, said in a prepared statement that he is stepping down from his role to take a new position at a large national educational consulting company. He said he announced his retirement now to ensure that the School Committee has time to find a new candidate for superintendent.
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Brooklyn Boulders Somerville hosting tryouts for youth climbing team

Brooklyn Boulders Somerville will be holding tryouts for the SomerVillains, their inaugural youth climbing team, this Saturday. The rock-climbing team invites any level of climber ages 8 to 18 to come show what they’ve got on the rocks.
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Man dies after being jailed for alleged assault in Arlington

A Medford man jailed after he was charged with indecently assaulting a 14-year-old girl in Arlington this month died this morning after being sent to the hospital for emergency care.
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Jasper White's Summer Shack revamps old Cambridge digs, but it's still a shack

It’s still a shack, but celebrity chef Jasper White says his flagship Summer Shack restaurant in Cambridge is a bit more refined after its first major renovation in 14 years.
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Arlington's Ed Burns passes away at 93

By Bob Holmes, Globe Staff Hockey lost one of its heroes Sunday with the news that longtime Arlington coach Ed Burns died. He was 93. “It’s a sad in Arlington for sure,” said current Spy Ponders coach John Messuri, who...
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Dance extravaganza coming to Copley Square, dancers needed

Celebrity Series of Boston, the same group that brought the city Street Pianos, is looking for over 150 dancers to participate in a unique dance extravaganza. The enthusiastic, contemporary line dance will descend on Copley Square this May. Information meetings will be held February 2 to February 4.
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Schools closed, parking ban in effect in Arlington

Nor'easter forecast closes public schools, spurs parking ban (via Your Arlington) A forecast of a Nor'easter with up to 14 inches of snow for the Boston region has led to the closing of the Arlington public schools for two...
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