Condo project by church finds Historical Commission hurdles

Development of condominiums around a historic Porter Square church was hampered tonight at a meeting of the Cambridge Historical Commission, with commission members seeming to suggest ways for the project to be slowed and the revelation of an ancient deed that could be used in an attempt to block construction.

Storyteller Brother Blue dead at 88

Cambridge’s beloved storyteller, Brother Blue, died Wednesday. There will be visiting hours Sunday at the Keefe Funeral Home, 2175 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge.