With the average single-family home selling for $1.5 million, few people can afford to buy here. It is for that reason that we support more housing, and particularly more affordable housing.
So I’m just watching the morning news and a story comes on regarding leaving your child in a hot car, or even forgetting the kid in the car. One woman says to put a shoe in the back seat. Or try an app. What is wrong with you people?
The state’s community-based civil legal aid providers, including Greater Boston Legal Services and its office in Cambridge, can do only so much for its clients and potential clients without proper funding.
There’s a cancer eating away at the integrity of our civic governance. And it begins, as it often does, with money – money channeled from developers to our city councillors.
At the same meeting where he calls out his peers for hypocrisy, the city councillor stumbles over his words about ‘reconsideration.’
When you think about what Cambridge needs for its next superintendent of schools, what words come to mind? Leader? Role model? Visionary?
Customers pay to enter a T station to take a train based on MBTA train estimates, and the state has had more than a year to make those estimates accurate.
A Cambridge assistant superintendent crossed a line recently and acknowledged it, although an attempted correction of the situation leaves something to be desired.
In less than a month the MBTA will make a recommendation to the state for keeping or ending late-night T service, which is just wrapping up a year’s test (and, delightfully, got an extension to June 19).
For all that we have contended with – the loss of power, the lack of transportation, the bitter biting cold – we need to ring the bell, we need to reach the top. One hundred and 10 inches of snow sounds like a nice number to notch.