State Rep. Mike Connolly invites residents to bring questions, concerns and policy ideas to office hours scheduled for Jan. 19 in East Cambridge.
A free Arts & Community Dialogues Series begins Wednesday and runs through May on such weighty topics as race, immigration, education and the American dream, using a simple but potent formula: Use the art to ease into the dialogue.
A lot happens in the course of a year in a densely packed city of 105,162 people with high-profile industries, clashing interests and significant class disparities. From standing up for the vulnerable to deceiving people who come here to do business, here’s a rundown.
Off-Mic at Gallery 263; Sailor Moon Shoujo Spectacular; Shameless: New Year’s Eve Eve; Low-Key New Year’s Eve of Dessert + Bubbly With Ruby Rose Fox; and a New Year’s Eve Artist Lounge Party.
After nearly three decades between setting the “linkage” rate developers pay to help build affordable housing, city staff and officials are already preparing for the next potential increase in 2019.
Constituents of the 26th Middlesex District are encouraged to bring questions, concerns and policy ideas to a town hall meeting to be held Dec. 4 by Democratic state Rep. Mike Connolly.
The resurrection of East Coast Grill lasted less than a year, but this time the Inman Square staple will disappear because of a name change: It will be called Highland Fried, making a direct connection with the owners’ Highland Kitchen in Somerville.
A neighborhood group gathered and voted seemingly to form a committee urging city officials to reevaluate and fix recently installed bike lanes it felt weren’t addressing traffic-safety goals, similar to the conclusion of an earlier meeting held by a different group.
A low bid for completing the stalled MBTA green line extension project means not just that the project can go forward, but that its seven light-rail stations won’t be as bare-bones as feared.
The House is debating long-overdue reforms to the state’s criminal justice system, and state Rep. Mike Connolly will give an update on criminal justice reform and other matters at the State House.