Somerville High School Soccer Players Charged with Rape Three members of the Somerville High School junior varsity soccer team have been arrested and charged with rape. The alleged rapes occurred on Aug. 25 at Camp Lenox, in Otis, where Somerville High School fall sports teams were conducting team-building activities.
Possible New Plans for IKEA Site in Assembly Square It appears new plans are in the works for the former IKEA parcel in Assembly Square. Developers who wanted to build a large supermarket faced some opposition from residents who advocated for a mixed-use development. Somerville Alderman John Connolly withdrew a zoning amendment that would allow for the supermarket, saying "a mutually beneficial arrangement" could be in the works.
Sneak Peek: New Inman Square Whole Foods A Whole Foods is opening on Beacon Street, in Inman Square, on Sept. 4, and we got a sneak peek this week. You can take a look at some photos and a quick video.