Somerville LEGOLAND to Open in 7 Months New England's first LEGOLAND Discovery Center is now under construction in Somerville's Assembly Square, and it is expected to open to the public in May of 2014. There was a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, complete with a cascade of LEGO blocks dumped from a bulldozer.
Capuano Votes 'Yea' on Budget Bill Somerville's congressman, Michael Capuano, voted on a spending bill that funded the federal government into January. The bill ended the government's two-week shutdown, but Capuano wasn't happy, saying the measure is like "kicking the can down the road."
Unsolved Murder of Teen Girl 'Haunts Us,' Says Mayor Eighteen years after the murder of Deanna Cremin, the Somerville Board of Aldermen held a moment of silence for her, and Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone said it's important to continue looking for her murderer.