The Middle East nightclub drew a warning from the interim police commissioner Wednesday despite being found not responsible last week for three recent incidents involving unruly patrons, apparent substance abuse and violence on the streets outside.
Kendall Square could see another 1,400 dwelling units and 1.7 million square feet of office, research and development with ground-floor retail as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology redevelops the federal John A. Volpe National Transportation Center.
Officials at the city’s public housing agency say they’re worried that President Donald Trump’s policies on immigrants could affect foreign-born residents – whether undocumented or here legally – who live in public housing or hold Section 8 rent certificates.
Some tourists flowing through this signature square in the “the People’s Republic of Cambridge” joined the rally, and some seemed amused by it – but others were put out. “It looks like we’ve got some liberals here,” one woman said to her daughter.
The City Council has a rule allowing roundtables should be televised, city councillor Nadeem Mazen noted during a budget talk with the School Committee, which has no such rule. “Is there any reason why we think that citizens don’t want to see this meeting?”