By - 10/21/15 - 9:58 am

Peggy McClellan captured an interesting performance at the Harvard Square T stop yesterday.

By - 10/20/15 - 3:32 pm

Cambridge Day provides the denouement to the only-in-Cambridge case of a man convicted of forging signatures to the city licensing board against a proposed wine bar, allegedly at the behest of the owner of a rival restaurant - who has steadfastly denied involvement.

By - 10/19/15 - 7:58 am

The Cambridge City Council today may consider a request from some residents to make it illegal to march wild animals down the street - which would block the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus from making its traditional elephant walk from MIT to the Garden, at least for the two years until the circus stops using elephants in its performances. Read more.

By - 10/18/15 - 8:57 pm

Cambridge Day reports at-large Councilor Ayanna Pressley has endorsed Manikka Bowman, a candidate for school committee in Cambridge, where voters get to choose who oversees the school system.

By - 10/17/15 - 10:59 pm
Head of the Charles Regatta in the Charles River

Troublewithtribbles was among the thousands who lined the Charles today for the annual Head of the Charles Regatta.

Copyright Troublewithtribbles. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 10/17/15 - 7:53 am
Quiet Charles River before the Head of the Charles Regatta

Tamas K-L got to the Head of the Charles finish line this morning before the regatta started.

By - 10/13/15 - 7:51 pm
Lewd guy

Cambridge Police have released surveillance video and photos of a man they say entered St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church around 3:15 a.m. on Sept. 29, "initially put on priest clothing, later de-clothed and then committed a lewd act on the altar of the church." Read more.

By - 10/11/15 - 11:45 pm

Greg Cook took in the tenth annual Honk festival, both yesterday.

Mark watched today's parade: Read more.

By - 10/5/15 - 9:01 pm
Sunset over Centre Street in West Roxbury

People were getting their phones out along Centre Street in West Roxbury this evening to take photos of the sunset.

And people everywhere else were looking up as well: Read more.

By - 9/30/15 - 10:24 am

The T is reporting the feared "severe" delays on the Red Line inbound due to a dead train at Central - a train that may be dead because shortly before 10 a.m., a passenger tried rushing through closing doors, which got stuck on his bag, and he couldn't get it out, so he pulled the emergency brake.

By - 9/30/15 - 7:25 am

The exigencies of another day at work caused a Red Line train to take an eternal rest near Alewife and an Orange Line train to take a ride with the Grim Reaper at Downtown Crossing between 7 and 7:30 a.m.

By - 9/27/15 - 11:42 pm

Cambridge Day reports on Harvard's revised plans for the space.

By - 9/26/15 - 6:11 pm
Pickup truck driving down the Charles River

Bettlebrox spotted this novel craft in the Charles today:

It wasn't very fast, I passed it while cycling along the river and I last I saw of it was when it went under Harvard Bridge (Mass Ave Bridge)

Posted under this Creative Commons license and in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 9/25/15 - 4:38 pm

Antwan Gonsalves, 33, was arraigned today for the fatal stabbing of Tywann Jones of Roxbury in Central Square, Cambridge Police report. Read more.

By - 9/25/15 - 10:48 am

Ari Ofsevit ran into the Bernie Guy - with his sign done in a local font, natch - yesterday. He reports that if you take a picture of him, he smiles and yells "Bernie!" Read more.

By - 9/23/15 - 8:01 am

A Cambridge woman who bought an Audi A3 TDI in 2010 has sued Volkswagen Group of America for breach of contract, breach of warranty and "unjust enrichment" for selling diesel cars that belched more pollutants than allowed. Read more.

By - 9/22/15 - 10:53 pm
George Eastman's shiny nose

Among the many scientists and inventors honored along the Infinite Corridor at MIT is Kodak founder and MIT benefactor George Eastman. Is rubbing his nose supposed to bring good luck?

By - 9/17/15 - 3:13 pm

This video shows people playing a part of a song on a piano placed in Central Square on July 18 as part of the Hands Movement.

Participants were taught how to play a part of an original song, and then filmed as they performed it. In the end, a video captured the many different hands and participants coming together to make one complete song.

By - 9/14/15 - 8:38 am

Craig Kelley, Cambridge City Council, facebook:

How does one answer a completely loaded, manipulative, junky City Council questionnaire like the one these people, calling themselves Democrats for Education Reform, just sent to me? People for Public School Privatization would, I suspect, be a more accurate name given their pro-Charter stance. It's not the first slanted questionnaire we've received, but, arguably, it's the worst.