This Week in NeighborMedia: a recap of the week's captivating Cambridge stories produced by NeighborMedia correspondents at Cambridge Community Television.
- Beverly Mire reflects on one of few downsides to living in Harvard Square, not being able to buy simple groceries, like chicken: "No Chicken."
- Joan Squeri showcases the work of Margaret Fuller House and community efforts to keep it funded and active: "Annual ‘Sweet Soul Supper’ Feeds the Work of Margaret Fuller House, Area Four and Beyond."
- Siobhan Bredin profiles Cambridge teens in the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program, who are learning about sustainability and green efforts while doing hands-on work projects like eliminating invasive plants, composting, and more: "Green Sense Team Works for Environmental Sustainability."
- Sarah Cortes reports on local voices represented at the Las Vegas DefCon conference, reportedly the world's largest computer hacker conference: "Cambridge Security Expert Josh Corman Appears in "Anonymous" Film "We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists"", "Computer Hackers Share Tips at DefCon, Sound Alarms about Government Surveillance", and "Corman Takes Anonymous Computer "Hacktivist" Group Discussion from Cambridge to Las Vegas."
Upcoming Cambridge Events
- August 4
- Cambridge Discovery Days 2012: "Power & Politics"
- Lughnasadh / Lammas / Harvest (Ritual and Drum Circle)
- August 6
- Introduction to Cello and Violin; a summer program for ages 5 - 10
- Computers for Seniors - Attaching Files to Email
- Mick Jagger in PERFORMANCE
- CCTV DSLR Photography Class
- Big Screen Classics: MANHATTAN
- August 7
- Computer Help for Job Seekers: Creating a Business Card
- CCTV Chroma Key for Post-Production Class
- Balagan Experimental Film Program presents FLESH
- August 8
- Cambridge Family and Children's Service Bringing Hope Home Hour
- TURN ME ON, DAMMIT! (Få Meg På, For Faen)
- Computers for Spanish Speakers/Computadoras Para Personas Que Hablan Español
- GOODBYE FIRST LOVE/UN AMOUR DE JEUNESSE
- August 9
- CCTV's Summer Media Institute (SMI) Screening
- CCTV Field Camera I Class
- What is Twitter? Class (Free and open to all Cambridge residents)
- August 10
- Classic Tough Guys Weekend, featuring GET CARTER, POINT BLANK, DIRTY HARRY, SHAFT, THE GETAWAY, and THE MECHANIC
- Ongoing Events
- Car Talk: The Musical!!! (June 14 - August 12)
- For additional events or to post your own, visit CambridgeCalendar.org.
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