Universal Hub

The Massholiest street in JP gets a visit from the hazmat unit

So this out of towner makes the mistake of parking on Oakview Terrace in JP last night and makes the further mistake of telling the local to be more careful the next time he parks after...
Universal Hub

Another woman attacked in Porter Square; suspect may be same as last week's

Somerville Police report a woman was attacked as she walked down the 300 block of Beacon Street early Monday. She had departed the Porter Square MBTA Station and was walking alone on...
Universal Hub

UMass student charged with campus bomb threats

Dean Beckford, 29, of Somerville, was arraigned today on two counts of making a bomb threat for calls that emptied Wheatley Hall at UMass Boston last Thursday and again yesterday, the...
Universal Hub

Two college jocks charged with stomping homeless man; woman praised for stopping them

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 02:00A pair of beefy men were arraigned today on charges they beat a panhandler to the sidewalk early one morning in Allston, in an attack that stopped only when a...
Universal Hub

Downtown's other lost department store

See it larger. Filene's, Jordan Marsh, Gilchrist's, even Woolworth, all names from downtown's past now. But don't forget R.H. Stearn's, at Tremont and Temple Place, which once rivaled...
Universal Hub

ABC to film in the North End for Boston‐based series that doesn't involve mobsters or drunken bros

I know, get out! NorthEndWaterfront.com reports ABC Family plans to film along Hanover Street starting next week for "establishing shots" for show about "April, an ambitious young...
Universal Hub

Welders, neighboring landlord sued over fatal Beacon Street fire

WBUR reports the owner of 298 Beacon St. is suing the welders who allegedly started the fire that killed two Boston firefighters and the owner of 296 Beacon, where they were working.
Cambridge Civic Journal Forum

Cambridge InsideOut Episodes 53 and 54 with Cambridge Mayor David Maher

Cambridge InsideOut Episode 53 with Mayor David Maher (Part 1). This program was broadcast on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at...
Cambridge Day

Cambridge Health Alliance programs earn award from Boys & Girls Clubs

Cambridge Health Alliance received the Boys & Girls Clubs of Middlesex County's 2013 Community Partner Award last month.
Cambridge Day

Kendall Square Cinemas expands hours in mid‐May to capitalize on late‐night T

Kendall Square Cinemas is approved to stay open until 2:30 a.m. on weekends, taking advantage of new late-night hours for the T.
Cambridge Day

Clover confirms coming to Central Square with hopes of being city's 24‐hour eatery

Clover is the next tenant for the space Central Square space that was Hi-Fi Pizza, and the chain's founder says he'd be happy with late-night hours.
Boston Globe

Obituary: James W. Burnet

BURNET, James W. Of Cambridge. April, 21 2014. Beloved husband of Jeanne (Meagher). A complete notice will follow on Thursday....
Boston Globe

Obituary: Dorothy Rodenmacher

RODENMACHER, Dorothy (Sheridan) Born in Newton Upper Falls to Joseph and Mary (Regan) Sheridan on September 4, 1929, died...
Cambridge Community Television

Programming Highlights: Wed, Apr 23 ‐ Tue, Apr 29, 2014

CCTV publishes weekly Programming Highlights to promote new material produced or sponsored by local members and Cambridge residents. Please visit our Television Schedule for the most...
Cambridge Day

Election Commission reminds residents: Census forms must be filled out, returned

The Cambridge Election Commission has mailed the annual city census form to all households. Residents are urged to fill out and return the form in the postage-prepaid envelope sent...
Cambridge Day

Running into Mid‐Cambridge building was only the start of a driver's trouble

An arraignment is expected Tuesday for the man accused of hitting the Bo Concept high-end furniture store with his car over the weekend.
Boston Globe

Obituary: Marilyn A. Cassidy

CASSIDY, Marilyn A. (Miskevitch) Of Stoneham, formerly of Medford, April 17, 2014. Daughter of the late Joseph and Violet...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Edith P. Leccacorvi

LECCACORVI, Edith P. (Graves) Of North Cambridge, April 18, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Frank Leccacorvi. Loving mother...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Paul F. Nelson

NELSON, Paul F. Of Cambridge, April 15, 2014. Beloved son of the late Elizabeth G. (Sloane) and Arnold W. Nelson, Sr. Loving...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Richard W. Hennessy

HENNESSY, Richard W. 82, of Ventura, CA, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, April...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Mary Janikies

JANIKIES, Mary 87, of West Yarmouth, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Mayflower Place Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Mary Macbain

MacBAIN, Mary D. (Bulcamino) Of Cambridge April 17. Beloved wife of the late Manuel Pestana. Daughter of the late Enrico...
Cambridge Civic Journal Forum

About Bicycling on Hampshire Street

I have posted a video I shot on Hampshire Street in Cambridge during an organized group ride, in the middle of the day on...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Henry U. Grunebaum

GRUNEBAUM, Dr. Henry U. Age 87, of Cambridge, on Friday, April 11, 2014. For 54 years, dear husband of Judith (Seder) Grunebaum....
Cambridge Civic Journal Forum

Cambridge InsideOut with Cambridge City Councillor Dennis Carlone

Cambridge InsideOut Episode 51 with Cambridge City Councillor Dennis Carlone (Part 1). This episode broadcast on April 15,...
Boston Globe

Obituary: Edward J. Goguen

GOGUEN, Edward J. Of Medford, Arlington and North Cambridge. Resident of Medford for 48 years, resident of Arlington for...
Your Town

State to begin dismantling Longfellow Bridge towers this week

The iconic towers on the Longfellow Bridge sometimes referred to as the “salt and pepper” shakers are about to be taken...
Your Town

Everett State Sen. DiDomenico going Irish for a day

Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day in Boston. Now an Italian-American state senator from Everett is going green, too. State...
Your Town

Alumni asking public to pick the best prank in MIT history

Pranksters at MIT have been trying to outdo each other for years with hacks ranging from perching a police car atop the Great...
Your Town

Cambridge answering calls for public toilet in Harvard Square

Cambridge officials are preparing a set of recommendations that if approved could lead to the construction of a public bathroom...
Your Town

Somerville Skillshare offers free classes by local artists this Sunday

Somerville Skillshare invites the community to partake in a day of free classes led by area artists and entrepreneurs for...
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