Self-guided tour No. 4: Take a quick spin through our political movements on the back of a bicycle

Self-guided tour No. 4: Take a quick spin through our political movements on the back of a bicycle By Marieke Van Damme Monday, April 26, 2021 The first stop on the “Pedaling the People’s Republic” bike tour is Cambridge Common, pictured here circa 1970, when this area became part of the counterculture movement. (Photo: Cambridge Historical Society) “All politics is local,” said Tip O’Neill, Cambridge resident and speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1977 to 1986.

Help us "Stand Out Against Racism" at Porter Square on Sunday, 10am!

Please come out to Porter Square - Sunday, Sept.13, at 10 am. 

Help us say "Not One More"!

Bring your family, friends, your home-made signs, your masks and join your neighbors at Porter Square to "Stand Out Against Racism" to show how upset we are with institutional racism and continuing police violence in this country.

We welcome ALL of our neighbors and friends to join us. There is plenty of room around the Square and up/down Mass Ave to stay distanced and make an impact on passersby and drivers.

Please join us!

January 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 7:00pm

Fresh Food, Healthy Body, Healthy Planet

The perennial resolution to take better care of one’s body was the subtext of our January meeting.

November 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 7:00pm

Cambridge/Somerville Snow Clearance and Residential Energy Assessments

Annual Election of Officers

We reelected our current officers for another term.

Ruth Ryals, President

Susan Hunziker, Vice President and Secretary

Margaret Studier, Treasurer

Snow clearance on the Cambridge/Somerville line

The snow clearance policies and practices in Cambridge and Somerville were addressed by our two guests:

John Nardone, Deputy Commissioner, Cambridge DPW

September 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

" Food Waste"

Our speakers gave us different perspectives of the efforts to combat the evil twins of food insecurity and food waste.

  • Sasha Purpura, Executive Director of Food For Free
  • Todd Kaplan, representing Boston Area Gleaners

Food For Free