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'Beyond Lolita' discussion to be held at Porter Square Books - Wicked Local

Sun, 01/17/2016 - 1:34pm

'Beyond Lolita' discussion to be held at Porter Square Books
Wicked Local
Boston-area writers Benoit Denizet-Lewis, Jaclyn Friedman, Cathi Hanauer, Dan Jones and Marjan Kamali will join series moderator Anna March for a “Beyond Lolita” discussion Jan. 25, 7 p.m., at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge. This marks ...

Cambridge Police: Somerville man arrested for exposing himself - Wicked Local

Wed, 01/06/2016 - 4:27pm

Cambridge Police: Somerville man arrested for exposing himself
Wicked Local
A 22-year-old Somerville man allegedly exposed himself to a woman while she was shopping in a Porter Square store, according to police. The man — later identified as Malcolm Alaimo-Defeo — reportedly approached the woman and asked for a hug.

Greater Boston author readings Jan. 5-9 - The Boston Globe

Sat, 01/02/2016 - 6:10pm

The Boston Globe

Greater Boston author readings Jan. 5-9
The Boston Globe
... Public Library, 700 Boylston St., Boston. . . . Paul Ringel (“Commercializing Childhood: Children's Magazines, Urban Gentility, and the Ideal of the Child Consumer in the United States, 1823-1918”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books in Cambridge.

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New apartment community on Cambridge's Richdale Avenue to open in spring - Wicked Local

Sun, 12/27/2015 - 8:36am

New apartment community on Cambridge's Richdale Avenue to open in spring
Wicked Local
Construction is more than 60 percent complete at Hathaway Lofts, Cambridge's newest residential apartment community located in a residential neighborhood at 15 Richdale Ave., Cambridge; just two blocks from Porter Square. “As residents seek convenient ...

Cambridge police: Arlington woman slapped, robbed of cellphone in Porter Square - Wicked Local

Fri, 12/18/2015 - 11:43am

Cambridge police: Arlington woman slapped, robbed of cellphone in Porter Square
Wicked Local
An Arlington woman was walking in Porter Square when a man allegedly slapped her in the face, stole her cellphone and then broke it, according to police reports. The incident took place around 3 p.m. on Dec. 7. The woman reported that the man had ...

Children's Holiday Sales 2015: Picture Books and Middle Grade Top YA - Publishers Weekly

Fri, 12/11/2015 - 8:58am

Publishers Weekly

Children's Holiday Sales 2015: Picture Books and Middle Grade Top YA
Publishers Weekly
Although retail sales over the Thanksgiving weekend often receive a lot of attention, the fourth quarter as a whole continues to be vital for independent bookstores. Porter Square Books in Cambridge, Mass., for example, does as much as 40% of its sales ...

Man on walker robbed at Cambridge's Porter Square station - Wicked Local

Mon, 11/23/2015 - 4:14pm

Man on walker robbed at Cambridge's Porter Square station
Wicked Local
A 25-year-old man using a walker was reportedly robbed getting off the elevator at the Porter Square train station on Nov. 17 around 6 p.m.. The suspect — later identified as Louise Silvia, 37, of 10 Russell St. in Cambridge — reportedly pushed the ...

Cambridge, Somerville officials warn of rush hour traffic amid march - The Boston Globe

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 4:41pm

Cambridge, Somerville officials warn of rush hour traffic amid march
The Boston Globe
In a tweet Wednesday afternoon, Cambridge police told drivers to “expect significant traffic delays” in the Porter Square area beginning at 4:30 p.m. until 6 p.m., because of marches coordinated by Tufts and Harvard university students. Advertisement.

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Cambridge, Somerville officials warn of traffic delays due to student ... - The Boston Globe

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 4:28pm

Cambridge, Somerville officials warn of traffic delays due to student ...
The Boston Globe
In a tweet Wednesday afternoon, Cambridge police told drivers to “expect significant traffic delays” in the area of Porter Square beginning at 4:30 p.m. until 6 p.m., because of marches coordinated by Tufts and Harvard university students. Advertisement.

Hathaway Lofts – An Exciting Apartment Community in Porter Square Nears 60 ... - Digital Journal

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 12:41pm

Hathaway Lofts – An Exciting Apartment Community in Porter Square Nears 60 ...
Digital Journal
Cambridge, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/10/2015 -- Construction is more than 60% complete at Hathaway Lofts, Cambridge's newest residential apartment community located in a prime residential neighborhood at 15 Richdale Avenue, just two blocks from Porter ...

Greater Boston author readings Nov. 1-7 - The Boston Globe

Wed, 10/28/2015 - 7:05pm

The Boston Globe

Greater Boston author readings Nov. 1-7
The Boston Globe
Tomie dePaola (“The Magical World of Strega Nona”) reads at 2 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Howard Axelrod (“The Point of Vanishing”) reads at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord … Stephen Kurkjian (“Master Thieves: The Boston ...