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Extreme Makeover: LUCAD Edition - Cambridge Community Television

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 3:12pm

Extreme Makeover: LUCAD Edition
Cambridge Community Television
If you've walked near Porter Square anytime in the past year, you've undoubtedly noticed a large construction project that is underway. The addition of the Lunder Arts Center has been in the works, and visible to the surrounding community for about a year ...

MBTA chief: Reimbursements possible - Lowell Sun

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 7:08pm

MBTA chief: Reimbursements possible
Lowell Sun
The Porter Square Commuter Rail station stands idle in Cambridge on Feb. 10. The third major winter storm in two weeks left the Boston area with another two feet of snow and forced the MBTA to suspend all rail service for the day. AP Photo Sun staff photos ...

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Boston: State House Weekly Recap - 95.9 WATD-FM (blog)

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:05pm

95.9 WATD-FM (blog)

Boston: State House Weekly Recap
95.9 WATD-FM (blog)
The Porter Square Commuter Rail station stands idle in Cambridge, Mass., Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. The third major winter storm in two weeks left the Boston area with another two feet of snow and forced the MBTA to suspend all rail service for the day.

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MBTA Rail Service Reopens, But It's Another Slow-Moving Commute - WBUR

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 4:16pm

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MBTA Rail Service Reopens, But It's Another Slow-Moving Commute
WBUR
Commuters wait for the Red Line in Cambridge's busy Porter Square station Wednesday morning. MBTA rail service is up again, but it's running a limited schedule. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR). By WBUR Newsroom. Updated February 11, 2015, 3:40 pm.

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Lesley's Lunder Arts Center unveiled in Porter Square - Wicked Local Cambridge

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 9:36am

Lesley's Lunder Arts Center unveiled in Porter Square
Wicked Local Cambridge
“It dramatically enhances the university's ability to train tomorrow's artists, designers and filmmakers, and creates a nexus for the arts for the larger Cambridge community,” he added. The center is Lesley's first building designed to LEED Gold standards and it ...

No rest for the weary: New England expecting more snow - LancasterOnline

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 7:56am

LancasterOnline

No rest for the weary: New England expecting more snow
LancasterOnline
The Porter Square Commuter Rail station stands idle in Cambridge, Mass., Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. The third major winter storm in two weeks left the Boston area with another two feet of snow and forced the MBTA to suspend all rail service for the day.

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Somerville YMCA peeper charged again in Cambridge - Wicked Local Cambridge

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:53pm

Somerville YMCA peeper charged again in Cambridge
Wicked Local Cambridge
According to Cambridge police reports, a woman in a public restroom at Porter Square saw Perez recording her while she was urinating at about 12:20 p.m. Police also reportedly found marijuana on Perez. He is being held without bail pending a hearing on ...

When transit systems collapse - Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 8:53am

When transit systems collapse
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
The Boston area transit system used its resources today to salt and shovel the entrances to its subway system, which is closed today. This man hoping to take a train at Porter Square, Cambridge, finds the station closed. pic.twitter.com/ZHu8xJPDCx. — Robin ...

Visit the new Lesley University Lunder Arts Center - Cambridge Community Television

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 11:25am

Cambridge Community Television

Visit the new Lesley University Lunder Arts Center
Cambridge Community Television
The new Lesley University Lunder Arts Center is a state-of-the-art complex in Cambridge's Porter Square created to teach tomorrow's artists, designers, filmmakers and others. It is the new home of the Lesley University College of Art and Design, and will serve ...

Cambridge Police looking for suspected wallet thief - WHDH-TV

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 6:07pm

Cambridge Police looking for suspected wallet thief
WHDH-TV
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (WHDH) - Cambridge Police are looking for a man suspected of stealing a wallet from someone's jacket in Porter Square. They posted a video of the reported incident. Police said they hoped someone could help them identify the man.

Greater Boston author readings January 4-10 - Boston Globe

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 6:04pm

Boston Globe

Greater Boston author readings January 4-10
Boston Globe
... and Pamela Petro (“Sitting Up With the Dead: A Storied Journey Through the American South”) read at 6:30 p.m. at Lesley University's Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., Cambridge … Anita Diamant (“The Boston Girl”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ...

Thai and Vietnamese specialties at a new Porter Square spot - Boston Globe

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 7:28pm

Boston Globe

Thai and Vietnamese specialties at a new Porter Square spot
Boston Globe
1790 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square, Cambridge 617-547-8888. http://www.phohousema.com. Liquor: Wine and beer. Suggested dish: Dac biet (Vietnamese beef noodle soup), Vietnamese sandwich with pork, spicy eggplant, green curry with shrimp, ...

Thai and Vietnamese specialties at a new Porter Square spot - Boston Globe

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 7:28pm

Thai and Vietnamese specialties at a new Porter Square spot
Boston Globe
1790 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square, Cambridge 617-547-8888. http://www.phohousema.com. Liquor: Wine and beer. Suggested dish: Dac biet (Vietnamese beef noodle soup), Vietnamese sandwich with pork, spicy eggplant, green curry with shrimp, ...

Woman takes wrong turn onto tracks, barely escapes oncoming train - WCVB Boston

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 7:49am

WCVB Boston

Woman takes wrong turn onto tracks, barely escapes oncoming train
WCVB Boston
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. —A Belmont woman who took a wrong turn and mistakenly drove onto train tracks in Cambridge Saturday night managed to escape from her car before it was hit and dragged 100 feet by an MBTA commuter rail train, Cambridge fire ...

Protesters Hit Streets, Cause Delays in Cambridge and Somerville - Boston.com

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 8:08pm

Protesters Hit Streets, Cause Delays in Cambridge and Somerville
Boston.com
Protesters in Somerville and Cambridge shut down several MBTA stops and blocked streets on Massachusetts Avenue on Friday afternoon in another demonstration against the lack of indictments for two high-profile police killings in New York and Ferguson, ...

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Thick Crowds Of Protesters March Somerville And Cambridge Streets Friday - WBUR

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 6:32pm

Thick Crowds Of Protesters March Somerville And Cambridge Streets Friday
WBUR
... officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man in New York. The protest was organized by students at Tufts University and began at Davis Square in Somerville. Cambridge police are expecting heavy traffic delays in and around Porter Square.

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Protesters Hit Streets, Cause Delays in Cambridge and Somerville - Boston.com

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 6:24pm

Protesters Hit Streets, Cause Delays in Cambridge and Somerville
Boston.com
Protesters in Somerville and Cambridge shut down the Davis Square MBTA stop and blocked streets on Massachusetts Avenue on Friday afternoon in another demonstration against the lack of indictments for two high-profile police killings in New York and ...

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Mix-It Bestows Sushi and Noodles Upon Porter Square - Eater

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 2:10pm

Mix-It Bestows Sushi and Noodles Upon Porter Square
Eater
The new Cambridge restaurant has opened in the former Harvard Law location of The Coop on Massachusetts Avenue. Mix-It — which at one point was going to be called Spice & Noodle, and then Yoi — has opened at 1678 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston ...

Holiday gift guide: Best boutiques in Cambridge, Newton, Scituate - Boston Globe

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:24am

Holiday gift guide: Best boutiques in Cambridge, Newton, Scituate
Boston Globe
Holiday gift guide: Best boutiques in Cambridge, Newton, Scituate. We browsed the shops in Cambridge's Porter Square, Newton Centre, and Scituate Harbor to find that special something, even for that hard-to-please someone. E-Mail ...

Cambridge Police: Lexington woman slapped in road-rage incident - Wicked Local Cambridge

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 3:45pm

Cambridge Police: Lexington woman slapped in road-rage incident
Wicked Local Cambridge
A Lexington woman was slapped in the face last week during a road-rage incident in Porter Square, Cambridge Police said. The victim was stopped at a red light in Davis Square in Somerville on Nov. 15 at approximately 4 p.m. when an unknown woman ...