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Mount Auburn Hospital has Christmas babies in stock (and in holiday stockings)

Mount Auburn Hospital has Christmas babies in stock (and in holiday stockings)

Mount Auburn Hospital has found nine kids young enough to believe in Santa Claus – or, actually, too young to believe: this year’s Christmas babies.

Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 21-22

Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 21-22

A new kids’ musical, “The Light Princess.” Uncle Petey’s Christmas Comedy Spectacular! “The Wicker Man Resurrected.” “Considerable Disadvantage: The Quiz Show for Assholes.” And a Brendan Burns Quartet.

Nice shot: Many legs, one ingredient, wrong name

Nice shot: Many legs, one ingredient, wrong name

Salads are typically – okay, always – a mix of things. Unless you’re shopping at the new Star Market.

Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 14-15

Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 14-15

Get your local holiday chocolate at Taza. Treat your kids to a last tea at UpStairs on the Square. Cruise Somerville’s holiday homes by bike. Take to the rink at The Charles Hotel. And have a Papercut Zine holiday party.

Five thing to do this weekend: Dec. 7-8

Five thing to do this weekend: Dec. 7-8

Observe a Festivus of Comedy. Enjoy free or cheap entertainment courtesy of MIT. Hear some hip-hop at the Kulturez Dynasty Toy Drive. Get some buy-local gift shopping done. And relive “Foxtrot” as staged by Genesis.

Think Cambridge residential real estate is out of control? Consider this beach town

Think Cambridge residential real estate is out of control? Consider this beach town

Some will be glad Manhattan Beach, Calif., a coastal city of one-third Cambridge’s population but two-thirds its size, is too unlike Cambridge to serve as a model.

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 30-Dec. 1

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 30-Dec. 1

Face the fact that the end-of-the-year holiday season is here. Hear great singer/songwriter folk. See “Raiders” on the big screen again. Help comedian Jimmy Tingle help the Homeless Empowerment Project. And embark on a Sailor Moon Shoujo Spectacular!

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 23-24

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 23-24

Check out the Brickbottom & Joy Street Open Studios. Give your kids fun with Music That Paints a Picture. Experience avant-garde music and improvised dance. Tailgate at The Sinclair. And play Old School Game Show.

Hubway bike rentals will go throughout winter – but at Cambridge stations only

Hubway bike rentals will go throughout winter – but at Cambridge stations only

The Hubway bike-rental system is shutting down for the winter throughout Boston, Brookline and Somerville – but not in Cambridge, which gets a pilot program to test year-round Hubway service.

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 16-17

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 16-17

Retrace Thoreau’s steps, without leaving town. Hear music with your kids that you’ll all enjoy. Buy cupcakes and warm-weather clothing, see art and hear a tuba quartet. Put on the Ritz with “Young Frankenstein.” And take in a free folk concert.