Around the same time that Julia Teren was working toward living a greener lifestyle, she was laid off from her job. It was the height of the financial crisis and Teren poured her time, energy and passion into learning everything … Continue reading →
Product designer Sam Palmer was always tinkering in his basement and one day about four years ago he came upstairs with an object made out of an old fleece. His wife, Jennifer Feller, saw a lot of potential in what … Continue reading →
Welcome to the Beat
After chronicling Somerville from a local perspective for three years, Founder Elyse Andrews has embarked on a new chapter of her career. Here you'll find her 600-plus stories about Somerville as well as some updates about ongoing projects.