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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, […]

City Life

Ray Tomlinson, the Man Who Invented Email in Cambridge, Dead at 74

Ray Tomlinson, the man who invented email in Cambridge in 1971, has died of an apparent heart attack. He was 74. A native of Brampton, […]

Arts & Entertainment

A Rare Opportunity to Hear the Greatest English Symphony in Boston

Arriving at the stately Brattle Street home of Benjamin Zander, conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, I find the maestro in slippers, seated in a […]

City Life

Crapping on Cambridge’s First Public Crapper

I’ve peed on the streets of Cambridge—more than once, in fact. Faced with a long walk home after hours of being over-served by heavy-handed barkeeps, […]

City Life

GentriWatch: Cambridge Rents Saw Biggest Jump in 2015

Welcome to GentriWatch, where we look for signs of gentrification happening around the city. DEPENDING ON WHO YOU ASK, the Boston area’s hottest neighborhood in […]

Home & Property

Open Houses in Cambridge to See This Weekend

1. A Historic Harvard Square Haven 29 Grant Street #29 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1,758 square feet, $1,695,000 Open House: Sunday, January 24. 12-1 p.m. What makes it cool: […]

World of Beer

World of Beer Taps into Cambridge

UPDATE, July 11: World of Beer opens at the CambridgeSide Galleria today. PREVIOUSLY: By the time you have to start back-to-school shopping, the CambridgeSide Galleria […]

City Life

Cambridge Named Third-Queerest City in America

Cambridge has been named the third-queerest city in America by The Advocate, an LGBT publication. Hartford took top honors, while Inglewood, California came in second. “There […]

Home & Property

Twenty20 in Cambridge Is a Vision of Perfection

East Cambridge goes upscale with the neighborhood’s newest tower.

City Life

Cambridge Has the Best New Bike Lane in America

The seemingly never-ending construction on Western Avenue made that vital Cambridge thoroughfare nightmarish, but today the work is complete, leaving Cantabrigians with a vastly improved […]