What’s New


AngelTronicsInc (735 Broadway, angeltronicsinc.com, ) moved to Ball Square on August 1 after three years in Davis. They offer Metro PCS, computer/laptop repair and Free to Air (FTA) satellite systems.

Ball Square Fine Wines and Liquors (716 Broadway,ballsquarefinewines.com, ) is expanding the store to add a tasting bar and even more selection. A grand tasting is scheduled for October 17.

Lyndell’s Bakery (720 Broadway, lyndells.com, ) is delivering a 124-year Somerville tradition to the North End at their new second location (227 Hanover St, Boston). Lyndell’s was recognized by Boston Parents Paper as a “Best of the Best for 2009.”


Black & Blues (89 Holland St, blackandbluesboutique.com, ) has new and experienced ownership: After three years as an employee, Stephanie Tagg is taking over the store, bringing fresh ideas to the boutique that has been in Davis Square since 1999.

Boston Burger Company (37 Davis Square, bostonburgerco.com, ) now serves beer and wine.

Buffalo Exchange (238 Elm St, buffaloexchange.com, ) is scheduled to open October 3. Buy, sell and trade clothing and accessories. This is the 35-store chain’s fourth East Coast store.

Powderhouse Productions (212 Elm St, powderhouse.net, ), based in Somerville since 1994, produced “SuperFetch,” which premieres October 3 at 8pm on Animal Planet. The show features renowned dog trainer Zak George attempting to pass his skills onto other dog owners.

Sunshine Lucy’s (93 Holland St, ) opened September 15, offering vintage and custom-built furniture in a trendy, funky setting.

Sprout (339R Summer St, thesprouts.org) is a new nonprofit devoted to improving the learning, teaching and everyday practice of science.

World Rhythms Dance and Fitness (313 Highland Avenue, wrdancefitness.com, ) opened just outside Davis Square offering classes for children and adults in more than 20 styles of dance.


Dutch Bicycle Company (161 Broadway, dutchbikes.us, ) has teamed up with Geekhouse Bikes of Boston to relocate their design and production from overseas. They now use local labor to build their bikes right here in Somerville.

East Somerville Main Streets’ new cookbook project, “Savoring East Somerville: A Taste-Based Guide to the Neighborhood,” is stirring up excitement! Special Pre-order sale price $15. To order, visit eastsomervillemainstreets.org/cookbook.htm


Trina’s Starlight Lounge (3 Beacon St, trinastarlitelounge.com, ) planning to open this October at the address of the departed Abbey Lounge. Trina’s serves comfort food and cocktails with seasonal juices, fruits, herbs and spices.


Broken Yolk (136 College Ave, brokenyolkbreakfast.com, ) now serves dinner Friday through Sunday, 5pm–10pm.

Spün (860 Broadway, spunyogurt.com, ) opened September 8. It serves made-on-site, tart frozen yogurt and fresh-daily fruit toppings.


Somerville Scout (235E Highland Ave, somervillescout.com, ) has a new office, a new business manager, a , online archives editions and a daily calendar of Somerville happenings. Email your events to . We also have a new blog, where you can follow the workout diaries of Holli and Jon as they toil at The Training Room (691A Somerville Ave). You can .

Supreme Kitchen (233 Highland Ave, ) is now serving Jon’s Almost Famous Oatmeal Ginger Cookies.


Teele Square Café (1153 Broadway, teelesqcafe.com, ) now offers free Wi-Fi.


Design Annex (67-70 Union Square, dannex.org, ) opened in September. A project of Union Square Main Streets, Design Annex provides resources for small firms and solo practitioners in design fields to grow their businesses in shared office space. There will be a grand opening celebration in late October. For more info, contact Mimi Graney at the above phone number.

Red Peppers Pizza (67 Summer St, ), which opened in August at the corner of Summer and School St., offers free delivery.

Sherman Café & Market (257 Washington St, ) opened the Market portion of their business in September.


The Training Room (691A Somerville Ave, thetrainingroomboston.com, ) offers personal and small group training, cycling, yoga and bootcamp classes. Follow Scout staff on our blog as we sweat it out with The Training Room’s trainers.


Bread & Company Bistro (394 Broadway, breadcompany.net, ) remodeled and added a full bar. Menu changes are coming soon.

Maria’s Italian Cold Cuts (314 Broadway, mariascoldcuts.com, ) now offers free delivery in Somerville for orders of $15 or more.

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