Cambridge

By - 6/17/18 - 12:53 pm

Cambridge Police report finding several shell casings on Broadway at Moore Street following reports of gunfire around 9:25 p.m. on Saturday.

By - 6/16/18 - 11:59 pm
Save EMF in Cambridge

Greg Cook explains why artists and musicians were protesting at an annual Harvard music festival today - the Harvard Square business association that organizes it is headed by the property owner who kicked them out of the EMF building in Central Square.

By - 6/15/18 - 8:24 am

The MBTA reports a train with mechanical issues at Porter is now gone to wherever trains with mechanical issues are sent, and service is back to normal on the Red Line.

By - 6/12/18 - 4:26 pm

The T had to send in a rescue train to push a dead Red Line train out of the way outbound at Porter Square. Even with it now out of the way, there are still 25-minute delays on the line.

By - 6/11/18 - 9:22 am

The Crimson reports Breaktime, exact Harvard Square-ish location still under wraps, will feature Union Square donuts and vocational and mentoring programs for workers.

By - 6/10/18 - 12:33 pm
Sunrise over the Charles River

Ryan Murphy was up at 4:45 a.m. to take this photo from Kenmore Square.

By - 6/9/18 - 7:34 pm

An Arizona man was arrested last night on charges he posted two comments on photos posted on Instagram by Harvard University Instagram photos last year in which he threatened to kill blacks planning a graduation ceremony at Harvard in May, 2017. Read more.

By - 6/8/18 - 10:58 pm

Cambridge Police report arresting Shawndell Johnson, 22, of Cambridge, on charges he fired multiple rounds at somebody at Clement Morgan Park on Columbia Street around 4:40 p.m. on Wednesday. Read more.

By - 6/6/18 - 10:04 pm

Cambridge Police reports officers have recovered shell casings near Clement Morgan Park from gunfire around 4:40 p.m. Read more.

By - 6/4/18 - 12:30 pm
Mills

Transit Police report arresting a Somerville man they say was busy beating up an MBTA worker on the platform at Alewife this morning until other T workers managed to get him off her.

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By - 6/2/18 - 11:51 pm

A track fire just past the inbound side of Porter Square on the Red Line around 9 p.m. bollixed service tonight long after Cambridge firefighters extinguished the blaze.

By - 5/31/18 - 12:50 pm
Longfellow Bridge in 1908

The Cambridge Historical Commission shows us what the new Longfellow Bridge looked like in 1908 - a couple years after it opened - as the Cambridge Bridge. Look at those gasometers in Kendall Square on the Cambridge side. Read more.

By - 5/30/18 - 11:30 pm
Longfellow Bridge Wednesday afternoon

Longfellow on Wednesday afternoon. Photo by MassDOT

MassDOT reported tonight that all lanes on the Longfellow Bridge will be open for business tomorrow. Read more.

By - 5/30/18 - 9:31 pm

Two people face arraignment tomorrow on a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon following an incident this afternoon outside the Cambridgeside Galleria. Read more.

By - 5/30/18 - 2:59 pm

Cambridge Police report officers investigating multiple gunshots on Harvard Street at Washington Elms last night arrested a woman they say had ammunition in her purse. Read more

By - 5/30/18 - 8:17 am

Cambridge Police report a clerk at Richie's Shell, 1001 Cambridge St., was shot around 4 a.m. by one of two men he says stole a bottle of water. Read more.

By - 5/25/18 - 3:39 pm
Ireland

Cambridge officials announced today the city has hired Roderick Ireland, retired chief justice of the state Supreme Judicial Court, to conduct an independent review of how Cambridge police officers arrested a 21-year-old Harvard student standing naked on a Massachusetts Avenue traffic island on April 13. Read more.