A revamp of how the city handles its retail and what it allows for home businesses won a strong recommendation at a Wednesday hearing, with seven city councillors eager to get it before the full council to be enacted as quickly as possible. The process began in 2015.
As part of its 325 Binney St. lab building project, Alexandria Real Estate has bought the land it will give to Cambridge for construction of the city’s long-envisioned path for walkers, runners and bicyclists, according to a post on the Bldup development platform Monday.
Proposed “missing middle” zoning looks to benefit mid-income earners who want an opportunity to buy properties in Cambridge and gain equity long term. For those who are not that, it has nothing to do with them.
Television and film actor Viola Davis will get a very different Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year celebration Thursday than Elizabeth Banks did in January 2020, before the pandemic locked us down.
If an Italian-style Pilsner meant for day-sipping that’s great with food sounds appealing, there’s exactly two places to get it starting Sunday: Pammy’s, the New American trattoria in Mid-Cambridge, and Lamplighter Brewing, a brewery and taproom in The Port.
Susan Fleischmann, former executive director of Cambridge Community Television, has been selected to get its 2021 Sakey Award for “outstanding contributions to development of access to the media in Cambridge” at CCTV’s annual meeting April 21.
There’s just one week left (or so we are told) to get one of the glorious Japanese sandwiches at the Mikkusu Sandos pop-up in the storefront formerly occupied by Cuchi Cuchi.
Ultimate safe movie ticket: ‘Film as a Monument’ exhibit screens in open air on the side of a church
Anxious to get back to movie theaters but still apprehensive despite getting your first or even second vaccine shot? Something to tide you over might be the “Film as a Monument” exhibit at Lesley University, which takes the concept of community and contactless film screening to another level.
This coronavirus edition of movies to shelter with includes two Brattle streams from first-time documentary filmmakers and the Oscar-nominated “Two Distant Strangers,” but also goofy genre flicks from Netflix such as “Thunder Force” and “What Lies Below.”