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Lunder Arts Center recognized with LEED Gold certification - Wicked Local Cambridge

Google Porter Square - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:59am

Lunder Arts Center recognized with LEED Gold certification
Wicked Local Cambridge
... LEED Gold, as was the focus on air quality for the artist-users and a 40 percent reduction in energy and water usage. Additionally, we were able to leverage the smart-growth strategies available in Porter Square, one of Cambridge's major urban ...

Special Democracy Now! Broadcasts this weekend

CCTV - Wed, 01/18/2017 - 5:46pm
Inauguration Day and DC Women's March Specials from Democracy Now! - UPDATED BROADCAST TIMES Watch a special Democracy Now! broadcast on the day of the Presidential Inauguration, Fri. Jan. 20 3-10pm on Channel 8. Regular daily broadcasts of Democracy Now! will still play as usual on Channel 9, 8-9am, 12-1pm, and 9-10pm.

More special broadcasts for the DC Women's March Sat. Jan. 21, 12-7am and 10am-noon. And, Sun. Jan. 22 1am-12pm. Arts & Entertainment

Lexicon - The Boston Globe

Google Porter Square - Tue, 01/17/2017 - 9:16pm

Lexicon
The Boston Globe
Portmanteaus that blend Cambridge and Somerville. Uttered in real estate circles or as a social-scene shorthand to describe border neighborhoods like Inman Square (Cambridge), Davis Square (Somerville), and Porter Square (Cambridge) that attract ...

Have You Seen This Man? Cambridge Police Seeking Public's Help - Patch.com

Google Porter Square - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:43pm

Patch.com

Have You Seen This Man? Cambridge Police Seeking Public's Help
Patch.com
Have You Seen This Man? Cambridge Police Seeking Public's Help. The alleged Porter Square bank robber's description mirrors the man described after another reported robbery in Harvard Square.

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Pedestrian who bumped Cambridge officer is charged - The Boston Globe

Google Porter Square - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 6:25pm

The Boston Globe

Pedestrian who bumped Cambridge officer is charged
The Boston Globe
Hodge, who uses his middle name “Ali” instead of his first name, said he was texting someone as he headed for the Porter Square T station, and thought Ahern instigated the bump. Ahern, in a police report, said Hodge had made eye contact and bumped him ...

Social Justice? The Environment? Human Rights?

CCTV - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 1:44pm

However you define the issues that matter, make a resolution to take action and advocate for what you think is important. Learn how to use the resources at CCTV in your political work. We have the tools and training you need to get your message out. Join our community of activists and artists to have an impact locally and nationally.

CCTV Open House & Citizen Journalism Info Session
Thursday, January 12 from 6-8pm
Open to all - bring your friends (there will be cookies).

Neighborhood & Community

CCTV & MIT Host Bring Your Own Device Session for Older Adults

CCTV - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 1:31pm
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

CCTV is partnering with MIT for its "Day of Service" to offer adults over 50 years of age one-on-one assistance with a technological device. Did you receive a new device as a gift this holiday season, or do you have a device you've owned for awhile and just want to learn some new options? Get the most out of your phone, tablet or laptop - bring it by and we'll help you become more familiar with your new technology!

Please contact Allison Rodriguez at 617-401-4009 or allison@cctvcambridge.org for more information. Registration is required.

Neighborhood & CommunityClasses$0.00Member Cost: $0.00Phone Number: 617 401 4008

Elephant Walk Ambles Out of Cambridge - Eater Boston

Google Porter Square - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 11:18am

Eater Boston

Elephant Walk Ambles Out of Cambridge
Eater Boston
The Cambridge location, situated at 2067 Massachusetts Ave. just outside Porter Square, left details of the closure in its outgoing voicemail, indicating the restaurant is closed for renovations and will be greeting customers “with a new concept soon ...

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CAMBRIDGE TOP STORIES: Falcons win state title; murders remain unsolved - Wicked Local Cambridge

Google Porter Square - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 8:56am

CAMBRIDGE TOP STORIES: Falcons win state title; murders remain unsolved
Wicked Local Cambridge
-Marcie Mitler, a 63-year-old psychotherapist from Cambridge, died after a car struck her Feb. 18 as she walked along a busy intersection in Porter Square at the corner of Somerville Avenue and White Street. No charges against the driver have been filed.

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Abington

Google Porter Square - Thu, 12/22/2016 - 5:53am

Wicked Local Abington

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Abington
In the wake of a tragic crash earlier this year, cycling advocates have set the wheels in motion on an effort to honor the victim's legacy and prevent more cyclist ...

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Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Cohasset

Google Porter Square - Thu, 12/22/2016 - 3:14am

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Cohasset
On Oct. 5, Bernard “Joe” Lavins, of Lexington, was struck and killed by a truck in Porter Square in Cambridge. Carlson, along with several at-large bicycle safety advocates, came together to create The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety which will help ...

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Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Watertown

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 9:44pm

Wicked Local Watertown

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Watertown
On Oct. 5, Bernard "Joe" Lavins, of Lexington, was struck and killed by a truck in Porter Square in Cambridge. Carlson, along with several at-large bicycle safety advocates, came together to create The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety which will help ...

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Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Provincetown

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 7:20pm

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Provincetown
On Oct. 5, Bernard “Joe” Lavins, of Lexington, was struck and killed by a truck in Porter Square in Cambridge. Carlson, along with several at-large bicycle safety advocates, came together to create The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety which will help ...

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Fund Started for Lexington Man Killed in Cambridge Bicycle Crash - Patch.com

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 6:26pm

Patch.com

Fund Started for Lexington Man Killed in Cambridge Bicycle Crash
Patch.com
The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety, created by the Boston Cyclists Union, honors the legacy of Bernard "Joe" Lavins, who was struck by an 18-wheeler in Porter Square Oct. 5. In a nod to Lavins' own passion for promoting bicycle safety, the fund ...

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Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Holbrook

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 3:29pm

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Holbrook
On Oct. 5, Bernard “Joe” Lavins, of Lexington, was struck and killed by a truck in Porter Square in Cambridge. Carlson, along with several at-large bicycle safety advocates, came together to create The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety which will help ...

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Youth Media Screening for the School Year Production Program Fall 2016

CCTV - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 11:47am
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:00pm

Join us on Thursday January 19 for a public screening of the most recent work produced by the participants of the School Year Production Program. Students have been working since October on a diverse mix of projects that tell the stories of what they think is important from their own perspectives. The screening is free and open to the public.

Exhibits$0.00Member Cost: $0.00Phone Number: 6176616900

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push - Wicked Local Cambridge

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 4:57am

Wicked Local Cambridge

Porter Square death inspires bike safety fundraising push
Wicked Local Cambridge
On Oct. 5, Bernard "Joe" Lavins, of Lexington, was struck and killed by a truck in Porter Square in Cambridge. Carlson, along with several at-large bicycle safety advocates, came together to create The Joe Lavins Fund for Bicycle Safety which will help ...

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Wafu-Ya Japanese Kitchen Taking over Bluefin Restaurant in Cambridge - Eater Boston

Google Porter Square - Tue, 12/20/2016 - 10:42am

Eater Boston

Wafu-Ya Japanese Kitchen Taking over Bluefin Restaurant in Cambridge
Eater Boston
A Cambridge restaurant is undergoing a transformation that is nearly complete, and it will soon operate under a new name. Porter Square's Bluefin Restaurant, located inside the Porter Exchange, will soon disappear, with Wafu-Ya Japanese Kitchen taking ...

Single Tweet From Porter Square Books Leads to Hundreds of Book Recommendations - BTW

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 4:26pm

Single Tweet From Porter Square Books Leads to Hundreds of Book Recommendations
BTW
Porter Square Books logo On Friday, November 25, the night after Thanksgiving, Josh Cook, a bookseller and the marketing director for Porter Square Books in Cambridge, Massachusetts, sent out a simple tweet over the store's Twitter account: “You there!

Single Tweet From Porter Square Books Leads to Hundreds of Book Recommendations - BTW

Google Porter Square - Wed, 12/14/2016 - 4:26pm

Single Tweet From Porter Square Books Leads to Hundreds of Book Recommendations
BTW
Porter Square Books logo On Friday, November 25, the night after Thanksgiving, Josh Cook, a bookseller and the marketing director for Porter Square Books in Cambridge, Massachusetts, sent out a simple tweet over the store's Twitter account: “You there!

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