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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
Leila Sales (“Once Was a Time”) reads at 3 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Danielle Legros Georges (“Maroon”) reads at 4 p.m. at the Paul Pratt Memorial Library, 35 Ripley Rd., Cohasset … Diane Rehm (“On My Own”) in conversation with Robin Young at 7 ...

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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

Wicked Local

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 ...

Porter Square, Once Home to Cattle Yards, Will Get Beefed up With a New Steakhouse - Eater Boston

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 1:38pm

Eater Boston

Porter Square, Once Home to Cattle Yards, Will Get Beefed up With a New Steakhouse
Eater Boston
In fall 2013, a Korean restaurant called Kaya shuttered in Cambridge's Porter Square, and a hotel — then referred to as both Kaya Hotel and Porter Hotel — was in the works for that plot of land (1924 Massachusetts Ave.) In fact, the hotel plan dates ...

Porter Square Hotel set to open May 1 - Wicked Local

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 1:07pm

Wicked Local

Porter Square Hotel set to open May 1
Wicked Local
Porter Square was previously flanked by cattle yards, and the porterhouse cut of steak originated from Porter's Hotel, Soderberg said. “We're going to tap into that history and open up the steak house to resurrect a very unique part of Cambridge ...

Friends, family pay tribute to Cambridge woman killed by car - Wicked Local

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 9:04am

Wicked Local

Friends, family pay tribute to Cambridge woman killed by car
Wicked Local
A 63-year-old Cambridge woman who died recently after she was struck by a car in a busy intersection in Porter Square is being remembered for her generosity, uplifting spirit and ability to connect with almost anyone, according to many who knew her.

Cambridge police: Woman struck, killed in Porter Square - Wicked Local

Fri, 02/19/2016 - 2:37pm

Cambridge police: Woman struck, killed in Porter Square
Wicked Local
A 63-year-old Cambridge woman was struck by a car and killed while walking at the intersection of Somerville Avenue and White Street early Thursday morning, according to police. On Friday afternoon, Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan ...

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Nightlife: Yume Wo Katare - BU Today

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 1:07am

BU Today

Nightlife: Yume Wo Katare
BU Today
He's the owner and chef behind Yume Wo Katare, the tiny ramen shop that opened in Cambridge's Porter Square in 2012. The restaurant's philosophy: ramen is a path to realizing your dreams—if you can finish the huge bowl of ramen served there, you can ...

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

Sun, 01/17/2016 - 2:34pm

'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 ...