Cambridge

By - 10/30/15 - 5:53 pm

Cambridge Police report they are looking for the driver of a pick-up they say swerved towards a bicyclist on Webster Street shortly after 7 a.m. on Sept. 29:

Just before the hit and run, the operator of the pickup yelled, honked his horn and then made contact with the bicyclist's handle bar, causing him to fall.

Read more.

By - 10/29/15 - 2:16 pm

Ayr Muir, founder of Clover Food Lab, says it's been bothering him that some of his full-time workers don't make enough to live on in Boston. So he writes today he's going to experiment with gradual price increases over the next couple of years to get all of his workers up to at least $20 an hour.

I think we can't build a long-term sustainable food system without changing our labor practices. I think we can do this, but I need your help. We ask a lot of our customers, we want to know what we can do better, we want to know what you think of new menu items. We even ask you for recipes and ideas for the next sandwich. We ask you to tell everybody you know about Clover. Now I want to ask you to help us pay more. ...

By - 10/27/15 - 8:34 am

Wicked Local Cambridge reports on John Sanzone's decision, related to posts he made on a white-supremacist Web site during "a difficult period of time" when he was closeted and his father was under arrest.

By - 10/24/15 - 11:40 pm
Jimmy Fallon in Harvard Square

617 Images watched Jimmy Fallon in a chariot procession through Harvard Square before being honored by the Harvard Lampoon as "Emperor of Comedy."

Photographynatalia has more photos.

By - 10/24/15 - 12:40 pm

Cambridge Police report a Boston man was stabbed during a robbery near the North Cambridge Catholic Cemetery on Rindge Avenue around 8:45 p.m. on Friday. Read more.

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
Honk

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.