The diversity of the 16 candidates making it to and through the Ward 6 Democratic Committee-organized full event spoke for itself, though they also fielded a question on protecting at-risk communities, and even more candidates of color were missing from the event.
Parents fearful of the violence that broke out at a Charlottesville, Va., white supremacy march struggled with whether to bring their children to a protest Saturday on Boston Common. One family came up with the perfect way to help the cause while avoiding danger.
Glow Festival; free classical performances; “Radical: Cambridge and Somerville activism in the ’60s and today”; Feminist Fiber Art Exhibit; and the Fourth Annual Cambridge Jazz Festival.
Maurice Abisdid-Wagner was being sought on seven warrants for charges dating back to 2012 when he encountered three Cambridge police detectives waiting for him Wednesday near Fayette Street.
Morningbird at The Plough & Stars; Black Tie Stereo at at The Middle East Corner; This Wild Life at at The Sinclair; Arum Rae at Club Passim; The Thurston Moore Group at The Sinclair; Conor Oberst at House of Blues; and Mamma’s Marmalade at Atwood’s Tavern.
Activists from the 1960s and today and Cambridge and Somerville historians gather for “Radical: Cambridge and Somerville activism in the ’60s and today,” a free event to be held July 29.
Members and alternate members are sought to fill vacancies on the Avon Hill Neighborhood Conservation District Commission, Half Crown-Marsh NCD Commission and Mid-Cambridge NCD Commission
The Lizard Lounge Open Mic Challenge; That One Eyed Kid at Thunder Road; Dylan McKinstry at Passim; Rocco DeRosa at The Plough & Stars; the Bill Charlap Trio at Regattabar; and Jarren Benton at Sonia.
For qualified applicants, HomeBridge offers financial assistance up to half of of the purchase price for three-bedroom units; 45 percent of the price for two-bedroom units; and 40 percent for one-bedroom units.
Fresh Air @ARTFarm rock festival; “In No Time: A Garden Party” of MIT artists; Fresh Pond Day; An Afternoon with Granta Magazine’s Best of Young American Novelists; and two new, daring dance performances.