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Power knocked out at Porter Square station - The Boston Globe

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 9:53am

Power knocked out at Porter Square station
The Boston Globe
Emergency lighting is in use at the MBTA's Red Line station in Porter Square in Cambridge, the MBTA said. A power surge knocked electricity out inside the tunnel around 9:35 a.m. and emergency lighting has been activated, Jason B. Johnson, an MBTA ...

Power knocked out at Porter Square station - The Boston Globe

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 9:53am

Power knocked out at Porter Square station
The Boston Globe
The MBTA has restored power after an outage at the Red Line station in Porter Square in Cambridge. A power surge knocked electricity out inside the tunnel around 9:35 a.m., causing the emergency lighting to activate, according to Jason B. Johnson, ...

Sen. Jehlen and challenger Cheung face off at forum in Cambridge ... - Wicked Local Somerville

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 10:05am

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Sen. Jehlen and challenger Cheung face off at forum in Cambridge ...
Wicked Local Somerville
Held at Lesley University's Amphitheater in Porter Square on June 8, the forum was moderated by Robert Winters of the Cambridge Civic Journal. In March, Cheung, a councilor since 2009, announced his campaign against Jehlen, who has held the seat ...

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Police: Cambridge man punched in face after saying 'Good morning' to stranger - Wicked Local

Sat, 06/11/2016 - 8:38am

Police: Cambridge man punched in face after saying 'Good morning' to stranger
Wicked Local
A 30-year-old Cambridge man called police after he was reportedly punched in the face by an unidentified homeless man in Porter Square. The man told police that on June 3, around 5:30 a.m., he said “Good morning” to a man who was approaching him.

Contemporary Cambridge Townhouse Sells for Six Figures Over - Curbed Boston

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 11:04am

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Contemporary Cambridge Townhouse Sells for Six Figures Over
Curbed Boston
The contemporary townhouse at 54 Porter Road off Cambridge's Porter Square spent less than four months officially on the sales market. Compass listed Unit 54/4 in late February for $1,125,000, with an admonition that offers were due within two weeks.

In memory of Marcie: Dance project continues in honor of Cambridge creator - Wicked Local

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 9:20am

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In memory of Marcie: Dance project continues in honor of Cambridge creator
Wicked Local
Following the death of Cambridge resident Marcie Mitler, who was struck by a car in Porter Square in February, it was uncertain whether her co-creation, the Across the Ages Dance Project, would continue another year. But after an overwhelming show of ...

Hot Property: Spacious living near Porter Square - Boston Herald

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:05am

Boston Herald

Hot Property: Spacious living near Porter Square
Boston Herald
A new 46-unit loft-style apartment building has risen out of a former bread bakery two blocks from Cambridge's Porter Square. The Hathaway Lofts are named after a wholesale breadmaker that operated for 40 years in a pair of 1910- and 1913-built brick ...

Great Boston author readings April 24-30 - The Boston Globe

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 10:04pm

The Boston Globe

Great Boston author readings April 24-30
The Boston Globe
... at Porter Square Books … Anjali Mitter Duva (“Faint Promise of Rain”) reads at 7 p.m. at Canton Public Library, 786 Washington St., Canton … Ilija Trojanow (“The Lamentations of Zeno”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave ...

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West Side Lounge closes after 16 years in business - Boston.com

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 10:29am

Boston.com

West Side Lounge closes after 16 years in business
Boston.com
As of Tuesday, Cambridge has one less restaurant. West Side Lounge, located between Porter Square and Harvard Square on Mass Ave., closed its doors for the last time Monday after 16 years in business. Boston Restaurant Talk first reported in February ...

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Greater Boston author readings April 17-23 - The Boston Globe

Thu, 04/14/2016 - 10:00pm

Greater Boston author readings April 17-23
The Boston Globe
Hope Jahren (“Lab Girl”) reads at 7 p.m. at WorkBar Cambridge, 45 Prospect St., Cambridge … Mark Pawlak (“Reconnaissance”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Book … Zachary D. Kaufman (“United States Law and Policy on Transitional Justice”) reads at 7 ...

Greater Boston author readings April 17-23 - The Boston Globe

Thu, 04/14/2016 - 10:00pm

The Boston Globe

Greater Boston author readings April 17-23
The Boston Globe
Mark Pawlak (“Reconnaissance”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Book … Zachary D. Kaufman (“United States Law and Policy on Transitional Justice”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge … Jonathan Levi (“Septimania”) in ...

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The most popular places to order food from in Cambridge, according to Grubhub - Boston.com

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 2:24pm

Boston.com

The most popular places to order food from in Cambridge, according to Grubhub
Boston.com
1908 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square. Popular items: Peking Dumplings ($6.15), Chicken Lo Mein ($9.95), General Gau's Chicken ($12.25). 3. Cafe Anthony · 983 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Popular items: Bacon Egg and Cheese ($5.00), ...

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The most popular places to order food from in Cambridge, according to Grubhub - Boston.com

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 2:24pm

Boston.com

The most popular places to order food from in Cambridge, according to Grubhub
Boston.com
1908 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square. Popular items: Peking Dumplings ($6.15), Chicken Lo Mein ($9.95), General Gau's Chicken ($12.25). 3. Cafe Anthony · 983 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Popular items: Bacon Egg and Cheese ($5.00), ...

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8 - Wicked Local

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 2:27am

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8
Wicked Local
1 Seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser, Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge, Saturday, April 2, 5-7 p.m. The Healey School community will hold its seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser. Porter Square Books will donate 20 ...

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8 - Wicked Local

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 2:23am

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8
Wicked Local
1 Seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser, Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge, Saturday, April 2, 5-7 p.m. The Healey School community will hold its seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser. Porter Square Books will donate 20 ...

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8 - Wicked Local

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 2:21am

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5 Things to Do This Week, April 1-8
Wicked Local
1 Seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser, Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge, Saturday, April 2, 5-7 p.m. The Healey School community will hold its seventh annual Porter Square Books Fundraiser. Porter Square Books will donate 20 ...

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Greater Boston author readings March 27- April 2 - The Boston Globe

Sat, 03/26/2016 - 11:08am

Greater Boston author readings March 27- April 2
The Boston Globe
Ave., Cambridge . . . Justin Krebs (“Blue in a Red State: A Survival Guide to Life in the Real America”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books, 25 White St,, Cambridge . . . Ana Ortins (“Authentic Portuguese Cooking”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Peabody ...

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Porter Square's Rand to Feed Condo-Starved Cambridge 20 Units - Curbed Boston

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:08am

Curbed Boston

Porter Square's Rand to Feed Condo-Starved Cambridge 20 Units
Curbed Boston
If there is one city hereabouts that needs more housing post-haste, it is Cambridge. A perennial for-sale crunch in the People's Republic fuels a climate of bidding wars and over-asks harsh even by Greater Boston standards. So! When along comes a new ...