Cambridge

Cambridge, Massachusetts is a historic city situated directly north of Boston, across the Charles River. Just moments away from the hustle of Boston, Cambridge is an eclectic town with unique shops, restaurants and cafes, and is home to several notable colleges, including Harvard University and MIT. From bars to coffee shops and bookstores, there is plenty to explore and enjoy in 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 […]

City Life

Cambridge City Council Votes to Rename Columbus Day

In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue—to maim and massacre thousands of Native Americans. On Monday night, the Cambridge City Council voted in favor of […]

Arts & Entertainment

Artist Pays Tribute to Muhammad Ali with Mural in Cambridge’s Central Square

When news broke Friday that former heavyweight boxing champion and civil rights icon Muhammad Ali had died at the age of 74, Brian Wentworth knew […]

Arts & Entertainment

In Cambridge, a Fresh Take on Stravinsky’s Immortal Firebird

It’s that classic story of boy meets mythical bird, bird gives boy magical feather, boy rescues girl from evil sorcerer king with bird’s help. “And […]

City Life

The Story of Boston in Six Squares

As a city, they’ve long defined us. Now they show us how we’re changing.

City Life

Coors Light Truck Hits Cyclist in Cambridge

A Coors Light truck struck a bicyclist this morning in Cambridge near the corner of Massachusetts Ave. and Sidney Street. The bicyclist suffered leg injuries […]

City Life

A Nine-Year-Old Cambridge Girl Helped Put Harriet Tubman on the $20 Bill

A U.S. Treasury official said Wednesday that it would replace former President Andrew Jackson with abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, marking the first time […]

Arts & Entertainment

Middle East to Host Third Annual Keytar Bear and Abby Taylor Day

The Middle East in Cambridge will honor Boston’s most beloved fur-covered merrymaker, hosting the third annual Keytar Bear and Abby Taylor Day. Last seen providing […]

City Life

Owen Labrie’s Bail Revoked After Run-In with Journalist on the T

A judge in Merrimack County Superior Court revoked Owen Labrie’s bail after it was determined he missed curfew. He was taken into custody Friday afternoon. Labrie, […]