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Mandorla Music Winter 2017 3-show bundle!
From now through January 1, we're offering a special promotion: pick any THREE shows from our January-February-March calendar and pay just $40, a value of up to $53, depending which shows you select. This is a great holiday gift for the music lover in your life or for yourself, and a great way to support local musicians in the process. You'll have the opportunity to select shows at the time of purchase from among: Sat 1/7: Andrew Dow/Yuriana Sobrino/Phil Grenadier Trio Fri 1/20: The Mobile Trio Sat 2/4: John Kordalewski Trio feat. Carlos Pino & Kesivan Naidoo Sat 2/25: Ameranouche Sat 3/11: John Funkhouser Quartet Fri 3/24: Giuseppe Paradiso & Jussi Reijonen // Kurtis Rivers & Alain Pacowksi More details about all shows at www.mandorlamusic.net.

When: Jan 7, 2017 8pm to Mar 24, 2017 10pm in Somerville, MA
Cost: 40 - 40 USD

Mandorla Music Winter 2017 Season Pass!

From now through January 1, we're offering a special promotion: tickets to all 6 winter shows for just $80. This is a great holiday gift for the music lover in your life or for yourself, and a great way to support local musicians in the process. Sat 1/7: Andrew Dow/Yuriana Sobrino/Phil Grenadier Trio Fri 1/20: The Mobile Trio Sat 2/4: John Kordalewski Trio feat. Carlos Pino & Kesivan Naidoo Sat 2/25: Ameranouche Sat 3/11: John Funkhouser Quartet Fri 3/24: Giuseppe Paradiso & Jussi Reijonen // Kurtis Rivers & Alain Pacowksi More details about all shows at www.mandorlamusic.net.

When: Jan 7, 2017 8pm to Mar 24, 2017 10pm in Somerville, MA
Cost: 80 - 80 USD

Massachusetts Entrepreneurship Forum

Want to network with high net worth individuals?  Have an interest in starting a business?  Already own a business and looking to improve? This event is for you.   Successful entrepreneurs in the home based business industry will converge to discuss how to earn ongoing residual income through part-time entrepreneurship.  Partnerships include Comcast, General Electric (GE), AT&T, Walmart and more.  Free admission for guests with RSVP (limited spots available).  Register early for limited, free VIP seating!  RSVP now! For Questions or for an alternate way to get on the list contact organizer, Natalie McCants, at 347-450-3595. Date/Time: Saturday January 21, 2017 Seating 9:30am.  Event duration: Approximately 2 hours Location: HOLIDAY INN CONFERENCE CENTER 30 Washington Street Somerville, MA 02143   For Questions or for an alternate way to get on the guestlist list, contact organizer at 347-450-3595  

When: Jan 21, 2017 10am in Somerville, MA

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India Palace 
23 Union Square
Somerville, MA 02143

617-666-9770
The food at India Palace is North Indian with a Punjabi influence. From the Tandoor specialties to the delicate yet powerful curries, you'll find India Palace's food cooked just the way North Indian Food should be. Awards include 2 years Best of Boston and 3 years in a row Best of the Best in Somerville.
About Somerville, MA
Somerville Massachusetts is located just northwest of Boston along the divide between the lower Charles and Mystic River watersheds. The easy access to Boston and Cambridge by public transportation and it's great parks and neighborhoods, makes Somerville a perfect choice to settle down and call home. Search local Somerville homes for sale and join the local community.

Closely built two families and triple-deckers fill the city to house its dense and diversified people. Today, Somerville is a mix of blue-collar families, young professionals, college students and recent immigrants. It is known for its large number of city squares which help mark neighborhood boundaries. Among those most active today are Davis Square, Union Square, Ball Square, Teele Square and Magoun Square.

In its earliest history Somerville served as the grazing lands for the residents and farmers of Charlestown and had only a few scattered permanent settlements. This is a sharp contrast to the Somerville of today which is comprised of 4.1 square miles of residential homes and commercial properties.

Somerville was established as a town in 1842 and its population grew in leaps and bounds from that time forward. Many of the new settlers worked in the brick yards producing as many as 1.3 million bricks a year by hand or 5.5 million with a new press. At its highest point in production the town was turning out 24 million bricks being made in 12 brick yards in the city.

By the end of 1851, heavy industry was prominent here and was soon followed by rolling and slitting mills, iron works and manufacturers of steam engines and boilers. With the establishment of the street car lines, Somerville's population again exploded growing to six times its number between 1870 and 1915. The scale of the meat packing industry earned Somerville the reputation as the Chicago of New England. The city's population reached its peak during the Second World War when almost 106,000 people were said to create a density greater than that of Calcutta!