Cambridge News

Mariama Ndiaye, Aug 2, 18
The Cambridge Jazz festival was held on July 29th in their new location; Danehy Park on a hot Sunday afternoon. The festival of jazz music in this park was to entertain and inform the people of Cambridge about the art of American jazz. This festival is committed to teaching the...
Photo: Three Rock Steady Boxing students punching individual bags.
Helen Kobek, Aug 1, 18
It can start with a slight tremor, or mere changes in posture or walking. But you can still do what you’ve loved and needed to do, with relative ease. (A whisper in the mind: “Nothing is wrong.”) Then it moves on, to increasing tremor, muscle rigidity, and some challenges in...
Tanina Carrabotta, Jul 31, 18
The Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics hosts free monthly tours and lectures of the Observatory. I was lucky to catch a behind the scene tour. Here are photos of parts rarely seen by the public. At the Observatory, I looked through special telescopes at the sun and...
Susan Fleischmann, Jul 31, 18
A discussion with Reverend Irene Monroe about the tragic loss of Richelle Robinson, a fifteen year old Cambridge teen who was killed last week. Also, the relationships of police and communities of color. 7-30-2018
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Tanina Carrabotta, Jul 28, 18
The Central Flea is a fun way to spend a summer day. It's a great place to see the latest fashion trends in Cambridge. A psychedelic vibe fills the marketplace. You'll discover a rainbow of brightly colored garments, from sequins to polka-dotted boots. You won't feel guilty...
Soulelujah
Siobhan Bredin, Jul 28, 18
"When we were starting out back in 2003, a friend called and said 'I love what you're doing, but you should know that people in Boston don't like soul.'" says Ty Jesso, one of the founders of Soulelujah. I said "That's interesting, but we're about playing great records."...
Distal photo of Gore Street pin oak in front of house, eclipsing it in height.
Helen Kobek, Jul 23, 18
A gentle giant Gore Street pin oak, estimated to be 100 years old, is no longer. This tree lived just one block from my house here in East Cambridge. I passed by her every day, so she was a familiar to me. So please allow me to give this tree a name: Centuris. Centuris towered...
Kristina Kehrer, Jul 23, 18
I don’t have an ear for rap music, but I do have an eye for character and Gorgeous Goddess, Bosstown (GGB) is just that – a charming young woman with an excellent singing voice, a great character, and the beats to go with. She calls her unique style of music Fem Rap, because...
Susan Fleischmann, Jul 19, 18
On May 5, 2018, CCTV and the Cambridge Public Library hosted the Human Library. More than 40 "readers" "checked out" human "books" for intimate conversations about personal discrimination and stigma. Following are brief videos of three readers and one book. The...
Bimal Nepal , Jul 16, 18
Please check some of Fashion & Style in around Cambridge, MA in July 2018. Please check this link for more high resolution photographs: https://www.flickr.com/gp/bimalnepal/7Q47YC
Bimal Nepal , Jul 16, 18
Please check my photographs of 4th of July Celebrations 2018 from around Cambridge, MA.
Mariama Ndiaye, Jul 13, 18
The Brattle Theatre in Harvard Square has long been known as the place to go to watch movies you might not have seen before (or haven’t seen in a very long time). It is a small repertory theatre that has been in Harvard since 1953. On their one big screen each week or even month...