Democratic challenger for president Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris won 91.5 percent of the vote in Cambridge balloting Tuesday. A smaller electorate appeared to help President Donald Trump edge up ever so slightly among Cambridge voters from four years ago, to 6.5 percent.
This coronavirus edition of movies to shelter with highlights the Boston Jewish Film Festival, starting Wednesday – just after Election Day, which you can prep for with “John Lewis: Good Trouble” or “Totally Under Control” or avoid thinking about with “Zardoz,” “My Octopus Teacher” and more.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Ed Markey beat challenger U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III in Tuesday’s primary, giving the political dynasty its first Congressional loss in Massachusetts. Incumbents ruled, though newcomers won open seats in Cambridge (Steve Owens) and Somerville (Erika Uyterhoeven).