Cambridge Common

By - 6/24/13 - 9:29 am

Brazil protest in Cambridge.

Ed Hatfield photographed a solidarity protest on the Cambridge Common yesterday in support of growing protests in Brazil, originally sparked by plans to raise bus fares in Sao Paulo and Rid de Janeiro.

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By - 12/23/12 - 9:23 pm

Fairmount Hill lights

Darryl Houston captured the daylight-powerful lights on Fairmount Hill in Hyde Park - put up by a guy who rents an aerial lift to ensure no surface is unilluminated.

Uma Mirani photographed Cambridge Common:

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By - 3/18/09 - 12:13 pm

Alright, probably more like LED-illuminated hula hoops of fun, but that just doesn't sound as good. In any case, the Hula Hoop Light Show on the Common is Friday, March 20 at sunset (6:57 p.m.). Wear black clothing and sturdy boots.

Via Views of the Northeast.

By - 9/11/08 - 12:06 pm

Cambridge Police report on two punching incidents yesterday:

Around noon:

[T]wo victims stated that while they were walking on Mass. Ave. by Memorial Dr., a man approached them and punched them in the face for no apparent reason.

The puncher was arrested, taken to a local hospital for observation, police say.

Around 9 p.m., a Harvard student walking through Cambridge Common was set upon...Read more