Home » Posts tagged with » Alewife

‘Draft Day’: Football flick puts Costner back in play, falls short of his greatest

‘Draft Day’: Football flick puts Costner back in play, falls short of his greatest

The actors are fine, but the drama of the real draft deserves better. Next time producer/director Ivan Reitman should draft a better team of writers.

Alarm over a ‘tsunami of development’ brings new call for citywide master plan

Alarm over a ‘tsunami of development’ brings new call for citywide master plan

City councillor Dennis Carlone has launched a petition asking for a new citywide master plan after a new residents’ group draws 150 to a development meeting.

Police identify body found at Fresh Pond as being book lover from Arlington, 61

Police identify body found at Fresh Pond as being book lover from Arlington, 61

Remains found near Fresh Pond in Cambridge have been tentatively identified as John J. Rosenberger, of Arlington, missing since December.

Alewife business boom rates a food truck; Weekday lunch starts Monday for Clover

Alewife business boom rates a food truck; Weekday lunch starts Monday for Clover

Clover is coming to Alewife with a dedicated food truck starting Monday, and plans to roll out another truck location every two weeks until May.

‘300: Rise of an Empire’: Black Sabbath, CGI and slo-mo as Greeks fight Persians

‘300: Rise of an Empire’: Black Sabbath, CGI and slo-mo as Greeks fight Persians

“300: Rise of an Empire” is pretty much “300” right down to a new anachronistic war song, despite a change in director and even more CGI muscles.

‘The Lego Movie’: Well-assembled, glossy and fun for all ages, to no one’s surprise

‘The Lego Movie’: Well-assembled, glossy and fun for all ages, to no one’s surprise

This animated flick throws a lot of pieces at the audience – including a little Lego Batman voiced by Will Arnett – but it’s mainly sharp, smart and clicks along snappily.

‘Labor Day’: Escaped convict very handy in the kitchen, handsy with his captive

‘Labor Day’: Escaped convict very handy in the kitchen, handsy with his captive

A good meal can solve a lot of things. Leftovers like in Jason Reitman’s uneven romantic hash, with a convict on the run who can really cook, not so much.

‘The Nut Job’: An animated film noir with gangsters, ‘Gangnam Style’ is a mixed bag

‘The Nut Job’: An animated film noir with gangsters, ‘Gangnam Style’ is a mixed bag

Think about this for a moment: a ’40s-styled crime caper teeming with rodents that’s scored to K-pop.

‘Walking with Dinosaurs’: A hodgepodge roams the late Cretaceous, looking great

‘Walking with Dinosaurs’: A hodgepodge roams the late Cretaceous, looking great

The visual craftsmanship is a wonderment, but the story is silly, the shrill voiceovers detract and the educational facts are well-intentioned but a bit random and ill-conceived.

At last meeting on council, vanBeuzekom gets vote for medical marijuana districts

At last meeting on council, vanBeuzekom gets vote for medical marijuana districts

The city nearly saw a new delay on medical marijuana dispensaries from the last council meeting of the year, but Minka vanBeuzekom, in her final public moments in office, instead called for a vote and got action.

Page 1 of 10123Next ›Last »