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Man arrested after allegedly 'upskirting' MBTA passengers - The Boston Globe

Google Porter Square - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 2:30pm

The Boston Globe

Man arrested after allegedly 'upskirting' MBTA passengers
The Boston Globe
... up female passengers' skirts at an MBTA station in Cambridge, authorities said. A woman told officers that 51-year-old James Cullers, of Boston, had been videotaping up her skirt at the Porter Square station in Cambridge, Transit Police said in a ...

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Reason 1 to Attend the Back Lot BBQ: The Cause

CCTV - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 2:27pm

If the delectable food, lively music, diverse auction, and deserving honoree were not compelling enough reasons to attend the BBQ, we have one more reason for you: the cause!

CCTV's Back Lot BBQ, happening this Thursday, 9/22 at 5:30 pm, is first and foremost a fundraiser for our fabulous Youth Media Program, which is a media arts and career development program for Cambridge young people. Teens involved in the program gain valuable media making and career readiness skills as they work as media artists. The program is comprised of two components: the Summer Media Institute and the School Year Production Program. Over the years, the program has grown exponentially and is now serving 56 teens each year. You can find more details about the program here. And, tickets to the BBQ can be purchased here.

Neighborhood & Community

Man wanted for rape caught taping upskirt video, say police - My Fox Boston

Google Porter Square - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 1:03pm

Man wanted for rape caught taping upskirt video, say police
My Fox Boston
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - A man wanted for rape was caught taping an upskirt video at MBTA's Porter Square station, said Transit Police. On Wednesday, a passenger pointed out to a woman that a man was filming up her skirt, said police. The victim confronted ...

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Man Accused of Shooting 'Up Skirting' Video on MBTA - Patch.com

Google Porter Square - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 10:47am

Patch.com

Man Accused of Shooting 'Up Skirting' Video on MBTA
Patch.com
CAMBRIDGE, MA — A man accused of secretly taking upskirt videos of female passengers on the T was arrested at Porter Square station Tuesday. Mass. Bay Transit Authority Police said in a press release they received a call from the Cambridge station ...

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Police: Man Wanted for Rape Caught Upskirting at MBTA Station - NECN

Google Porter Square - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 10:42am

NECN

Police: Man Wanted for Rape Caught Upskirting at MBTA Station
NECN
... according to police. James Cullers, 51, is expected in Cambridge District Court on Wednesday. ... Transit police say they responded to the Porter Square station on Tuesday afternoon for a report of a man taking secret videos of women on the T. The ...

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Reason 3 to Attend CCTV's Back Lot BBQ: The Auction

CCTV - Fri, 09/16/2016 - 3:40pm

The Back Lot BBQ is less than one week away (September 22)! If you haven't purchased your tickets yet, here's reason #3 as to why you don't want to miss this year's event: the auction.

This year's silent auction features something for everyone -- whether you're a sports fan, a music/arts enthusiast, or just looking for some fun activities to do with friends or family, you'll find many unique items to fit all budgets in this year's auction.

Some highlights of this year's auction include: an autographed an autographed Red Sox ball, a Google Chromebook, a weekend stay in New Hampshire, and numerous gift certificates and passes to local dining, entertainment, and arts establishments. And whatever you place your bid for, know that all of the proceeds will directly benefit CCTV's Youth Media Program. Purchase your tickets to CCTV's Backyard BBQ here, or in person at CCTV. See you there!

Neighborhood & Community

7 things to do this week in Cambridge - Wicked Local Cambridge

Google Porter Square - Thu, 09/15/2016 - 10:19am

Wicked Local Cambridge

7 things to do this week in Cambridge
Wicked Local Cambridge
PARK(ing) Day: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Porter Square, Lesley University, 1817 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. Representatives from the Fresh Pond Reservation will have a pop-up park of microscopic life at the City of Cambridge PARK(ing) Day celebration.

Dear New City Manager - Cambridge Camping

CCTV - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 2:27pm

Cambridge Residents are being given the opportunity to send a short video letter to whoever the new city manager may be. They can address issues that are important to them, help prepare the city manager for what to expect, or simply introduce themselves. This entry features Sharon Zimmerman, executive director of Cambridge Camping and one of her C.I.T.'s, Troy.

Police: Man with handgun arrested at Porter Square station - Boston.com

Google Porter Square - Tue, 09/06/2016 - 8:16pm

Boston.com

Police: Man with handgun arrested at Porter Square station
Boston.com
A Quincy man was arrested Friday in Cambridge's Porter Square for allegedly having a firearm with a defaced serial number, MBTA Transit Police said in a statement Tuesday. Around 1:30 p.m., an officer on patrol at the Porter Square commuter rail ...

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Police: Man with handgun arrested at Porter Square station - Boston.com

Google Porter Square - Tue, 09/06/2016 - 8:16pm

Boston.com

Police: Man with handgun arrested at Porter Square station
Boston.com
A Quincy man was arrested Friday in Cambridge's Porter Square for allegedly having a firearm with a defaced serial number, MBTA Transit Police said in a statement Tuesday. Around 1:30 p.m., an officer on patrol at the Porter Square commuter rail ...

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Transit police officer arrests man with loaded gun at Porter Square - The Boston Globe

Google Porter Square - Tue, 09/06/2016 - 2:21pm

The Boston Globe

Transit police officer arrests man with loaded gun at Porter Square
The Boston Globe
A Transit Police officer who spotted a man rolling a marijuana cigarette on the platform at the Porter Square commuter rail station in Cambridge allegedly discovered something potentially lethal in the man's backpack - a fully loaded handgun. Transit ...

Riding The Porter Square Escalator With The Sculptor Of 'Glove Cycle' - WBUR

Google Porter Square - Sun, 09/04/2016 - 10:43am

WBUR

Riding The Porter Square Escalator With The Sculptor Of 'Glove Cycle'
WBUR
The MBTA's Porter Square Station opened in Cambridge in 1984, featuring the public art installation, "Glove Cycle" by Mags Harries. For WBUR's Sharon Brody, seeing the artwork was love at first sight. She speaks with Harries on the Porter Square ...

Freedom on Wheels

CCTV - Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:44pm

A piece of bicycle propaganda for the 21st century, based on the 1954 auto propaganda video "Give Yourself the Green Light."

Politics & Government

Don't Miss Out on the Event of the Year!

CCTV - Thu, 08/25/2016 - 2:30pm

On Thursday, September 22, CCTV will host an unforgettable BBQ to benefit CCTV’s Youth Media Program, featuring delicious food from local restaurants and live music by Zili Misik. To honor the work and legacy of the retiring Cambridge City Manager, the Leading Role Award will be renamed the Rossi Award for Creative and Responsive Leadership and will be presented to City Manager Richard Rossi. The Back Lot BBQ will also feature inductions to CCTV’s Honorary Board. Inductees include former Director of the Cambridge Community Foundation, Robert Hurlbut, journalist and photographer Derrick Jackson, and Didi Delgado, a poet and activist. All are Cambridge residents and long-time supporters of CCTV.

Tickets are available for purchase here.

Neighborhood & Community

Baraka Cafe Will Relocate From Central to Porter Square - Eater Boston

Google Porter Square - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 2:25pm

Eater Boston

Baraka Cafe Will Relocate From Central to Porter Square
Eater Boston
A longtime Cambridge fixture will take its business from one neighborhood to another, Boston Restaurant Talk reports. Baraka Cafe is closing its doors at 80 1⁄2 Pearl St. in Cambridgeport, just outside of Central Square, but it will reopen at 1728 ...

The Fastest T Rider Alive produced by Giovanni Jajoute, Rocco Magliozzi and MilesTaylor

CCTV - Wed, 08/17/2016 - 6:09pm

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ride the MBTA for eight hours straight? How about racing around the entire thing in that time? Well, now it's time to find out. Miles Taylor takes on the challenge of beating the record for the fastest trip around the MBTA subway system in July of 2016.

Produced by Giovanni Jajoute, Rocco Magliozzi and Miles Taylor for the Summer Media Institute 2016

The Richest Nation On Earth produced by Diana Estrada and Anderson Guichette

CCTV - Wed, 08/17/2016 - 5:55pm

Produced by Diana Estrada and Anderson Guichette for the Summer Media Institute 2016

OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES: CCTV's Second Annual HorrorFest - International Film Festival

CCTV - Sun, 08/14/2016 - 4:46pm

OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES: CCTV's Second Annual HorrorFest - International Film Festival, 2016

On Wednesday, October 26th at 7pm, the week before Halloween, CCCTV will host a juried screening of film/video work at the Bartos Theater that addresses the theme of horror. We are looking for all types of short films and video projects in any category of horror: thriller, psychological, monster-movie, atmospheric, animated, fantasy, documentary, horror-comedy, or whatever gives you the shivers. Running time must be under 20 minutes. Submission is FREE!

If you are interested in showing your work, the submission form can be found here.

Submission deadline is Tuesday, October 11th at midnight. Filmmakers will be notified of acceptance no later than October 16th. Please be prepared to deliver or send a high resolution file if accepted. The festival will take place at the Bartos Theater, in the Wiesner Building on the MIT campus - 20 Ames Street Building E15, Atrium level, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139. There will be treats. This event is free and open to the public.

Questions? contact allison@cctvcambridge.org or 617-401-4009

(Image above from "A Dawning Darkness" by Jeff Palmer)

Arts & Entertainment

Summer Media Institute 2016 Screening at the MiT Museum! Thursday, August 11 at 6PM

CCTV - Mon, 08/08/2016 - 10:48am

Promotion for the Summer Media Institute 2016 Screening at the MiT Museum on Thursday, August 11 at 6PM

Produced by Odai Nakawa

Arts & Entertainment

Dear New City Manager - Mothers Out Front

CCTV - Thu, 08/04/2016 - 11:33am

Cambridge Residents are being given the opportunity to send a short video letter to whoever the new city manager may be. They can address issues that are important to them, help prepare the city manager for what to expect, or simply introduce themselves. The second entry in the series features Mothers Out Front.

Politics & Government

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