askJO: Ball Square Thrives

Well, we have a hole where the bridge will be for the next 10 months. This is taking a toll on many of the businesses in Ball Sq. Let's get together and find a way to keep Ball Square thriving!

If you are a resident, business owner, remote office owner, family, neighbor, and just a lover of Ball Sq, come join us for convo and din-din.

Monday, June 17th

All Day Grocery Day

Visit Tufts Market

734 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144

Need some milk (organic), loaf of bread, a stick of butter?

Tufts market is a family-run business welcomes you to come by and buy from their more-than-convienience-store. If you love a particular item, let them know- they will stock it for your. Organic fruit and veg, household supplies, ice cream, cereal and more!

We have 2 liquor stores

Crawley's Liquors 

Ball Square Fine Wines- with fabulous events and Friday tasting

Don't forget about dessert!

Lydells is there with their famous half-moons. Check out the weekend specials in June.

Tell them JO sent you!

Why are you doing this? Well, we have a hole. This is an effort to connect all of us who want to see Ball Square continue to thrive. My goal is to strengthen our Ball Sq activity to include families, entrepreneurs, brick and mortar and BallSq lovers!

It's not just me-BallSquare Business Association, City of Somerville, are already involved getting our word out, come join us. 

Love, JO

No refunds. Rain or shine. All ages.

#loyal2local #loyal2localballsquare


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Tuesday, June 18th 6-7pm


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MTCB: Event Schedule

July 2019: Boston area

May 2019: Memphis


Calendar of All JO-Things

This calendar includes all events. 

Musicians Taking Care of Business, Legal Shield, Mystic River Theater, Twisted Network... and more!



Twisted Networking


Twisted Networking is a relationship building networking event. We want to help you take your business, career or cause to the next level... During our time together, we will engage in 4 unique relationship building activities.  Figure out the TWIST!

Get Twisted!


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Let's get your family protected!

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Business Solutions


Employee Benefits, Affordable Legal services,  Identity Theft Education, Small Business wrap around support, Sign Language Interpreter, Photographer, Singer, Presenter, Consultant, Coordinator, etc.

Get to asking

Mystic River Theater Co, Inc


mystic river theatre co. all teen production company is aiming to produce the teen production of be more chill in summer 2019. click here for upcoming fundraising, audition, and much more...


Beep, Boop

Musicians: Taking Care of Business


Everyone is welcome to these Lunch and Learn Socials.

I am creating a list of partners with musicians, agents, labels who have business information to share lessons from the road. Sponsors are needed and welcome to keep the events low cost.

We will always have a few tunes shared in the event. 

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Welch Ledbetter Connection

BMA stage- The Mikes with Tony Branegal, Scot Sutherland, and Anthony Geraci .

2019 Mike Welch, Guitarist

2019 Welch-Ledbetter Connection, Band

2019 Mike Ledbetter, Vocalist

2019, Mike Ledbetter, Entertainer of the Year

Mike Ledbetter, we love you. 1986-2019

2018 Blues Music Award Traditional Blues Album

Right Place, Right Time

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From JO

If you are meeting me in time of need


No one can understand how this is impacting your life, family, and business. Knowing your rights will have a significant impact on mental and physical health, it did for me. askJO came into existence to bring that knowledge and access to everyone. For all that has transpired, I hold space for you and your loved ones. Thank you for taking the time to see if this is what you need.- Always, JO 

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