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Loyal Nine, restaurant with Colonial bent, gets OK to revitalize East Cambridge area

Loyal Nine, restaurant with Colonial bent, gets OK to revitalize East Cambridge area

An empty package store in East Cambridge is being transformed into restaurant called Loyal Nine, focused on small plates of locally sourced shellfish, meat and produce.

Ethan Johns on Passim stage Wednesday with stark, troubadour-style ‘Reckoning’

Ethan Johns on Passim stage Wednesday with stark, troubadour-style ‘Reckoning’

Famed producer Ethan Johns steps out from behind the mixing board to perform songs from his second album as a performer, “The Reckoning.”

‘The Equalizer’: Washington, Fuqua apply ‘Training’ to elevate TV show action thrills

‘The Equalizer’: Washington, Fuqua apply ‘Training’ to elevate TV show action thrills

Take a moderately successful 1980s TV crime drama, drop in the “Training Day” director and star and set it in Boston and you get … an occasionally thrilling flick.

Bookends of disaster, comeback: Friedkin brings two films to Harvard Film Archive

Bookends of disaster, comeback: Friedkin brings two films to Harvard Film Archive

What makes an artist and even a whole generation capable of the highest achievements suddenly wander into a creative desert? You can ask William Friedkin yourself.

William Gleason, a star in world of aikido, demonstrates art to newcomers Thursday

William Gleason, a star in world of aikido, demonstrates art to newcomers Thursday

Along with beer, sake, and snacks and a week of free beginner classes, there’s a glimpse of nearly 25 years of accumulated aikido skills in action.

CCTV news survey asks how Cambridge consumes its media – and how it wants to

CCTV news survey asks how Cambridge consumes its media – and how it wants to

How do residents get their local news? What is the correlation between an interest in local news and civic engagement? Cambridge Community Television is asking through Sept. 30.

In Tuesday’s Stand Up Sit Down show, audience gets to quiz comics after sets

In Tuesday’s Stand Up Sit Down show, audience gets to quiz comics after sets

True fans of comedy will love Tuesday’s Stand Up Sit Down, where the audience hears comedy, then gets to pick comedians’ brains about their process.

‘Last Days in Vietnam’: Understanding, insight into dark chapter in U.S. history

‘Last Days in Vietnam’: Understanding, insight into dark chapter in U.S. history

What Rory Kennedy has rendered is so subtle and poignant that it sneakily stays with you – the true test of an effective documentary.

‘Tusk’: Kevin Smith changes things up, and his podcaster hero bears the brunt

‘Tusk’: Kevin Smith changes things up, and his podcaster hero bears the brunt

The latest from Kevin Smith signals something of a return to form and a bit of a surprise – a hefty slab of comedy atop a serial killer thread that alleges to be based on “actual events.”

‘Strange Color of Your Body’s Tears’: High-order perversity at The Brattle

‘Strange Color of Your Body’s Tears’: High-order perversity at The Brattle

From its enigmatic title to the startling open sequence to the psycho-sexual implications of its bizarre finale, this is a kind of shocker that’s all but vanished from U.S. screens.

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