In this notebook about dining options during the Covid-19 shutdown, get some takeout to make a sunny lockdown more enjoyable: A lobster sandwich from Alive & Kicking, comfort fare from Cambridge Common, spicy tofu of all sorts from House of Chang and gourmet Thai from Chalawan.
Cambridge police sent 26 officers to Boston on Sunday after a protest grew violent, with Boston officers gassing and attacking citizens – but apparently not the visiting Cambridge officers, who are prohibited also from using chokeholds and using tear gas as other departments might.
Three teens, including two from Cambridge, have been arrested and charged with an incident in which a man was cut and stabbed on his arms, police said Friday. They are suspected in a crime spree that included the taking and crashing of two Lamborghini Urus sport utility vehicles.
In a look ahead at a week of Cambridge and Somerville events, there’s a free look at the work-in-progress dance piece called “Hebel,” the Dark Days, Long Night Fashion Show Dance Party, the 25th anniversary Bugs Bunny Film Festival, and a ton of events for (and against) Valentine’s Day.