The bill, which would apply a fee to real estate transactions larger than $2.5 million statewide, revives an idea dating back to the 1990s in Cambridge “to capture some of the value that is created by speculative activity” in high-end commercial and luxury real estate.
As Cambridge Hospital expands and upgrades its emergency room for the first time in years, the hospital has quietly transformed itself into one of the most efficient emergency departments in Massachusetts and a model for other hospitals across the country.
Seven months into its fiscal year, Cambridge Health Alliance is reporting a surplus of $3 million and is doing better than its budget forecast for this year. But one factor in the financial success is physician and other staff vacancies.
Free “For the Love of Ireland” celebration; free “On Record: Music by Bach and Brahms”; “Hypnotic Manipulation” dance show; Spring Equinox Pagan Witch Ritual & Variety Show; and an Activist Art Pop-Up Market.
Cambridge Public Schools officials have taken a couple of good half steps toward transparency on calling snow days, but the two half steps don’t quite equal taking a whole step forward. It looks more like shuffling uncertainly.
Where the film soars – aside from some ingenious casting – is in its unabashed embracing of the inherent theatricality of musicals. While there were iconic numbers in the animated version, the remake is performed much closer to a wall-to-wall musical.
The man arrived at 8:02 p.m. to the hospital, where a stolen vehicle was recovered out front. Police are searching the area for a man who ran away when police showed up.
Look for the opening of a Somerville Pet Food Bank this spring, which will work with the Somerville Homeless Coalition to keep pets fed and with their families.
A free public meeting of the Cambridge Residents Alliance taking place March 12 will include state Rep. Denise Provost, reporting on the status of the construction of the MBTA green line extension, and other guests with information on the project.
“Signs of Protest: Posters, Photos, and Art from the Women’s March”; Ava DuVernay’s “13th”; David Bowie’s Complete “Blackstar” for orchestra; “Dissident” political theater; Fluff Centennial Birthday Party; Maple Syrup Boil Down Festival; and a seven-band mini-fest.