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.
Fired up by protected bike lanes they feel are hurting local retailers, a group of residents and business leaders are vowing to take over citywide transportation planning by forming a grassroots group.
The police department’s Special Response Team is holding public safety training exercises between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Foundry building in East Cambridge.
An Everett man has been arrested and charged in one of the shootings that took place minutes apart early Oct. 14 – one in Cambridge, one in Somerville.
Petco is pulling out of Cambridge next year, shutting down its First Street store with blame for a law passed in August against sales of certain animals.
A Boston man has been arrested in connection with a nonfatal shooting that took place Sept 5. at Auburn and River streets, matching the arrest of a suspect in a Sept. 10 shooting incident.
A bag full of Halloween events; MIT Annual Family Weekend Concert; “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”; Boston Hassle presents “Storytime at the Ape’s Nest”; and the Comicazi Cookie Clash.
It is not known if there is a connection between two fatal shootings took place before dawn Saturday, one in Cambridge and one in Somerville.
A long-promised performing arts venue called the Constellation Center might look very different when it opens, becoming a mixed-use complex with ground-floor arts space topped by a tower of housing or business space.
A renewed plan for East Cambridge’s empty Foundry building could see it open in 2020 and complete in 2021, filled with community arts, nonprofits, maker spaces and job training focused on science, technology, engineering and math.