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The last video store in Cambridge is closing - Boston.com

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:41pm

The last video store in Cambridge is closing
Boston.com
The soon-to-be-closed Porter Square location is the last video store in Cambridge after Hollywood Express shut down its Central Square spot in 2010. General Manager Joe McClure said the store is shutting down because business has suffered in the past ...

Bookings: Greater Boston author readings May 17-23 - Boston Globe (subscription)

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 11:30am

Bookings: Greater Boston author readings May 17-23
Boston Globe (subscription)
David McCullough (“The Wright Brothers”) reads at 7 p.m. at First Parish Church, 1446 Mass. Ave., Cambridge ($5 tickets at www.harvard. com/event/david_ mccullough1/) … Derrick Z. Jackson (“Project Puffin”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books …

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Project Tracker: Five-story building to replace Gourmet Express - Wicked Local Cambridge

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 1:05pm

Project Tracker: Five-story building to replace Gourmet Express
Wicked Local Cambridge
When Gourmet Express closed its doors last year it marked the end of an era in Porter Square, but a new beginning in the neighborhood is underway.The property owner, Peter Wasserman, demolished the old building at 1868 Mass. Ave. to build a new ...

A Reminder, T Riders: The MBTA Is Free On Friday - WBUR

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:00am

WBUR

A Reminder, T Riders: The MBTA Is Free On Friday
WBUR
Commuters waited for the Red Line in Cambridge's busy Porter Square station in early February. After MBTA service was suspended, the rail service was up again but at a limited schedule. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR). Commuters wait for a MBTA bus in Central ...

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This Week's Boston Deal Sheet - Bisnow

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 4:55pm

Bisnow

This Week's Boston Deal Sheet
Bisnow
Canadian Cubresa opened its first US office in the Cambridge Innovation Center. The company based in Winnipeg builds compact pre-clinical nuclear imaging scanners for drug and disease research. As the company looked around the world, it focused on ...

Cracking The Case Of The Bookseller-Novelist Josh Cook - WBUR

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 5:49am

WBUR

Cracking The Case Of The Bookseller-Novelist Josh Cook
WBUR
Cook, a bookseller and the marketing director at Porter Square Books in Cambridge, is a newly minted debut novelist. The book, “An Exaggerated Murder,” was released last month by Melville House, an independent publisher in Brooklyn, and is receiving ...

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Cracking The Case Of The Bookseller-Novelist Josh Cook - WBUR

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 5:49am

WBUR

Cracking The Case Of The Bookseller-Novelist Josh Cook
WBUR
Cook, a bookseller and the marketing director at Porter Square Books in Cambridge, is a newly minted debut novelist. The book, “An Exaggerated Murder,” was released last month by Melville House, an independent publisher in Brooklyn, and is receiving ...

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Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed - Wicked Local Cambridge

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:12am

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed
Wicked Local Cambridge
The victim told police he was at the Porter Square shopping center at 6 p.m. on April 4 when someone suddenly tripped him from behind, causing him to fall to the ground and lose consciousness after hitting his head during the fall, according to the police ...

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed - Wicked Local Cambridge

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:12am

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed
Wicked Local Cambridge
The victim told police he was at the Porter Square shopping center at 6 p.m. on April 4 when someone suddenly tripped him from behind, causing him to fall to the ground and lose consciousness after hitting his head during the fall, according to the police ...

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed - Wicked Local Cambridge

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 12:12am

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed
Wicked Local Cambridge
The victim told police he was at the Porter Square shopping center at 6 p.m. on April 4 when someone suddenly tripped him from behind, causing him to fall to the ground and lose consciousness after hitting his head during the fall, according to the police ...

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed - Wicked Local Cambridge

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:28am

Cambridge police: Stoneham man knocked unconscious, robbed
Wicked Local Cambridge
The victim told police he was at the Porter Square shopping center at 6 p.m. on April 4 when someone suddenly tripped him from behind, causing him to fall to the ground and lose consciousness after hitting his head during the fall, according to the police ...

Guest Column: Boycott SodaStream for peace - Wicked Local Cambridge

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 3:45pm

Guest Column: Boycott SodaStream for peace
Wicked Local Cambridge
A year-and-a-half ago, several residents of Cambridge, Somerville and the surrounding area began conversations with the management of TAGS Hardware in Porter Square in order to share information with the retailer about the growing international boycott ...

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Greater Boston author readings March 29 - April 4 - Boston Globe (subscription)

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 12:39pm

Boston Globe (subscription)

Greater Boston author readings March 29 - April 4
Boston Globe (subscription)
... College, Newhouse Center for the Humanities, 106 Central St., Wellesley . . . Pedro Noguera (“Schooling for Resilience: Improving the Life Trajectories of African American and Latino Boys”) reads at 7 p.m. in Lesley University's Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., Cambridge . . . David Shields (“I Think You're Totally Wrong: A Quarrel”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Katherine Grandjean (“American Passage: The Communications Frontier in Early New England”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ...

MBTA to offer 1-day commuter rail pass, give regular passholders discount, in ... - MassLive.com

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:35pm

MassLive.com

MBTA to offer 1-day commuter rail pass, give regular passholders discount, in ...
MassLive.com
The Porter Square Commuter Rail station stands idle in Cambridge, Mass., Tuesday, 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. As a result of ...

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Extreme Makeover: LUCAD Edition - Cambridge Community Television

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:12pm

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 - 8:08pm

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 - 1:05pm

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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Boston-area transit system head resigns after snow delays - The Elkhart Truth

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 1:40am

The Elkhart Truth

Boston-area transit system head resigns after snow delays
The Elkhart Truth
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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Boston-Area Transit System Head Resigns - Valley News

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 1:35am

Valley News

Boston-Area Transit System Head Resigns
Valley News
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 chief to resign as snow delays pile up - GazetteNET

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 12:46am

GazetteNET

MBTA chief to resign as snow delays pile up
GazetteNET
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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