Probably the most anticipated portion of my trip to the Pacific Northwest this fall was visiting Portland. I’d been hearing about it for years from friends, I’d seen a few episodes of Portlandia and was told it was a lot … Continue reading →
Of all the places I visited on my recent Pacific Northwest trip, Seattle is the only one I could see actually living in (don’t worry, my head and heart are firmly planted in Somerville). It’s a city brimming with wonderful … 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.