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Bicyclist Killed in Collision with Tractor-Trailer in Porter Square

A bicyclist was killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer in Porter Square around 8 a.m. Wednesday, Cambridge police say. The truck’s driver remained at […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Regal Reading Nook in Cambridge

Gertrude Stein, Bill Clinton, and more have all been guests here.

Arts & Entertainment

Alan Cumming’s Book Tour Stops in Cambridge This Weekend

Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor Alan Cumming is making a trip to Cambridge this week in support of his new book You Gotta Get […]

Bruce Springsteen
Arts & Entertainment

Bruce Springsteen to Wrap Up Born to Run Book Tour in Cambridge

The Boss won’t be taking much of a break after his “The River” tour concludes at Gillette Stadium on Wednesday. Bruce Springsteen plans to quickly […]

City Life

Mike Connolly Becomes First Occupier Elected to Beacon Hill

Update: Tuesday, November 8, 10:15 p.m. It’s official: Connolly has emerged victorious. The Cambridge progressive Democrat was endorsed in the uncontested race by Sen. Bernie Sanders’ […]

City Life

Another HAWK Crosswalk Just Opened in Cambridge

MassDOT is watching out for pedestrians like a HAWK, the agency says. In its latest experiment with jazzed up crosswalks, the state this month has […]

City Life

Black Lives Matter Protest Blocks Cambridge City Hall

Update 3:13 p.m.: Cambridge Police ended up arresting four protesters after all, bringing an end to an hours-long demonstration calling for increased access to affordable housing. […]

City Life

Out of Town News, Iconic Harvard Square Newsstand, Could Be Forced to Close

Out of Town News, the iconic newsstand at the heart of Harvard Square for decades, could soon be forced to close. The City of Cambridge […]

City Life

Cambridge’s Favorite Bowling Alley, Lanes & Games, May Close

According to documents making the rounds online today, legendary Cambridge bowling alley Lanes & Games may be nearing the end of its days. A developer, Waltham’s […]

City Life

Cambridge Among Four Districts to Begin Using Electric School Buses

For some Cambridge students, it won’t be a typical school bus rumbling down the street to pick them up for their fast-approaching first day of school—it will […]

City Life

Dump Truck Hits Cyclist in Cambridge at Mass. Ave. Bridge

A 10-wheel dump truck struck a cyclist at approximately 8:30 this morning on the Cambridge end of the Mass Ave Bridge. The cyclist, a middle-aged […]

Restaurants

Ames Street Deli and Study (Recently Merged as ‘Study at Ames’) Closed

Bad news for Ames Street Deli fans. As of Tuesday, July 12, the popular Cambridge spot has closed for the foreseeable future. A note posted out […]

City Life

Is a Secret Banksy Event Headed to Cambridge?

A secret event related to the notorious British street artist Banksy is, apparently, coming to Boston. And Banksy himself might, but probably won’t, be there. […]

Arts & Entertainment

Cambridge’s Annual City Dance Party Returns This Weekend

The streets of Cambridge will be filled with dancing this weekend. Officials are gearing up for the return of the annual City Dance Party on […]

Home & Property

A New Town Beat Out Brookline as the Most Expensive in the State

Brookline usually claims the title as the most expensive place to buy a home in Massachusetts, but this year, there’s a new pricey town on top. Our neighbor […]