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By - 10/13/16 - 9:33 am

King Bhumipol Adulyadej of Thailand, who was born at Mount Auburn Hospital, has died. He was 88.

The king was the son of Prince Mahidol of Songkla, who was a student at Harvard Medical School at the time.

By - 10/12/16 - 10:00 am

Not because he's Zoolander handsome or anything, but because police helpfully shut down the Mass. Ave. Bridge from Boston into Cambridge this morning so he could film a scene there for a movie.

By - 10/12/16 - 9:18 am

Wicked Local Cambridge reports on the vigil to commemorate Joe Lavins of Lexington, who died last week.

Cambridge Day looks at ways to reduce bicyclist deaths.

By - 10/12/16 - 12:17 am

Cambridge Police report arresting a local homeless man on charges he stole an ambulance from Cambridge Hospital Tuesday afternoon. Read more.

By - 10/6/16 - 9:57 pm

Peter DeMarco's writes a public thank you to everybody who cared for his wife, Laura, for the care they gave her - and him - during her last week of life there following a severe asthma attack, including one final thoughtful gesture by a couple of nurses.

By - 10/6/16 - 3:16 pm

The Massachusetts Appeals Court today tossed a lawsuit by Harvard students who wanted a judge to make Harvard sell off its endowment's holding in fossil-fuel companies. Read more.

By - 10/5/16 - 9:04 am
Porter Square crash scene

Porter Square crash scene. Photo by Stakx.

Shortly after 8 a.m., Cambridge Police report. Wicked Local Cambridge reports the crash involved a truck.

By - 10/5/16 - 8:30 am

Crimson reporter Hannah Natanson is posting updates from the front lines.

By - 9/30/16 - 10:30 pm
Misty Charles River dock

JB Parrett wasn't the only one out in the mist on the Esplanade.

By - 9/30/16 - 9:20 am

The Crimson reports on a blackout late last night and early this morning in the greater Harvard Square area.

By - 9/29/16 - 5:29 pm

Cambridge Police have released a photo of a pedestrian they say used his shoulder to push a bicyclist off her bike in Inman Square on Sept. 22.

If he looks familiar, contact police at 617-349-9384.

Read more.

By - 9/26/16 - 8:53 pm
Sunset over Cambridge and the Charles River

Jean Nagy watched the sun go down over the Charles and Cambridge tonight.

By - 9/26/16 - 7:38 pm
Crushed SUV in Cambridg

Nick Aldwin reports the driver of one car carrier didn't have much luck on Monsignor O'Brien Highway under the Green Line's Lechmere vidaduct this afternoon, winding up with a newly storrowed SUV.

By - 9/23/16 - 6:51 pm
Storm clouds over Cambridge and the Charles River

John Gage captured the front rolling across the area this evening.

By - 9/23/16 - 6:35 pm

Somebody got his hand stuck in a Red Line door at Central, somebody else pulled the emergency cord and, boom, instant delays that led to people piling up at stations up and down the line as T workers set about opening the door and re-setting the brake, or whatever it is they do after somebody pulls that cord. At least we know it works.

RedHeadedGirl reports the guy was in the train: Read more.

By - 9/21/16 - 3:34 pm
Cullers

Transit Police report arresting a Boston man on charges he took a video up a woman's skirt at the Porter Square Red Line stop around 3:30 p.m. yesterday.

Read more.

By - 9/19/16 - 7:45 pm
Red sunset over the Charles River

Jean Nagy enjoyed the post-storm sunset this evening.

She wasn't alone: Read more.