Note: I retired the Beat in the summer of 2015, so this post is no longer being updated and may contain incorrect information. Please check with the individual farms for 2016 details. We may be living in a snow globe … Continue reading →
Many people flee the city for one last summer fling during Labor Day weekend, but there’s plenty to do if you stay put in Somerville. Here are some of my favorite ways to spend a free day or two in … Continue reading →
One of the things I missed most about moving from Prospect Hill to Magoun Square was being able to walk to literally dozens of terrific restaurants. So you can imagine my excitement when I heard that Ana Sortun, the woman … 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.