Mary Holbrow

Cambridge MA
I'm a retired journalist, mother of 5, grandmother, birdwatcher, garden lover. I live in Cambridgeport, work as a free-lance editor.

mholbrow's History

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Cambridge Community Chorus to... Pamela Mindell will conduct the Cambridge Community Chorus on Sunday afternoon, December 17, in a... Published 10/16/17 7:07pm
A Far Cry - an orchestra with... A new approach to orchestral music has emerged in the Boston area with A Far Cry, a group of lively... Published 9/7/17 9:00pm
"Beat the Belt" rest... Photos: 1. Tuesday, June 20: Artist Bernard LaCasse assists restorers who started work the... Published 6/21/17 4:29pm
Cambridgeport Neighborhood Ass... Photos, above: 1) Sgt. Louis Cherubino discussed the opioid situation. 2) Steve Del Grosso (left)... Published 6/11/17 12:15pm
CCC Spring Concert Friday, Jun... The featured work at the Cambridge Community Chorus Concert on Friday, June 2 is Eternal Light - a... Published 5/23/17 10:38am
Gallery 263 part of Cambridge... Illustrations: 1) Gallery 263 at Pearl and Putnam 2) Jenny Lai Olsen 3) Leo Meullner A display of... Published 5/15/17 11:33am
Cambridge Historical Society A... Photos: 1) CHS President Tod Beaty 2) Speakers Ed Childs (left), Shaun Nichols (right) 3)... Published 3/25/17 10:57am
"Pests of Urban Gardens... Photos, above: 1. Speaker Dr. Mary Sullivan 2. Do marigolds deter rabbits? 3. Ladybugs help keep... Not published 3/10/17 9:44am
C'port Neighborhood Assoc... The Cambridgeport Neighborhood Association met at the Central Square Library on Thursday, February... Published 2/26/17 5:55pm
Counting the birds at Magazine... Photos: 1) Jeanne Strahan is preparing a bird census for Magazine Beach 2) Mallards sit on the ice... Published 12/29/16 5:21pm
SuperHero 5K Race October 23 Photos: 1) Lead runners 2) Starting line 3) SuperHero dog Part of the fun of the SuperHero 5K Race... Published 10/23/16 10:40pm
8th Annual SuperHero 5K Race O... The 8th Annual SuperHero 5K Race is one of Cambridge’s great yearly events -- fun for the whole... Published 10/20/16 5:33pm
On The Rise Benefit Dinner Photos: 1) On The Rise Board Chair Carol Goss 2) Event Chairs Janna Murgia and Jack Hoppin 3) OTR... Published 9/18/16 10:12am
Colibri Boston students and lo... Performers, l. to r.: Len Solomon, Runyu Feng (Rachel), Nina Morales, Emily Brother Gallery 263,... Published 7/23/16 5:21pm
Iftar Dinner at City Hall Photos: 1) Dinner was served buffet style 2) City Councillor Nadeem Mazen 3) Imam Ismail Fenni... Published 6/30/16 10:29pm
On The Rise program recalls pa... Photos: 1) Remembrance Garden memorials 2) Rev. Diana Phillips welcomes guests 3) Garden benefactor... Published 5/20/16 11:02am
C'Port Neighborhood Assoc... Stories of days gone by in Cambridge were a highlight of the Cambridgeport Neighborhood Association... Published 5/13/16 3:51pm
MIT Celebrates A Century In Ca... On Saturday, May 7, crowds flocked to the campus of MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) for... Published 5/7/16 10:11pm
Spring Concert May 14: Cambr... Music Director: Pamela Mindell American music is celebrated in this spring's Cambridge Community... Published 3/21/16 10:35am
EMPTY BOWLS LUNCHEON MARCH 12 Photos: --Guests choose bowls to take home --On The Rise Board President Joshua Gerber and... Published 3/15/16 8:11pm
Empty Bowls event features sou... A menu of epicurean soups and a display of hand-crafted pottery bowls by area artisans drew a crowd... Published 3/15/16 3:47pm
Seven seek to represent First... On March 8 all seven candidates for State Senator for the First Suffolk and Middlesex District... Published 3/12/16 10:07pm
SEVEN SEEK STATE SENATE SEAT F... On March 8 all seven candidates for State Senator for the First Suffolk and Middlesex District... Published 3/12/16 7:56pm
Third Annual Empty Bowls lunch... The Third Annual Empty Bowls project on Saturday, March 12, will help feed the hungry in Cambridge... Published 2/28/16 6:21pm
Third Annual Empty Bowls lunch... The third annual Empty Bowls project on Saturday, March 12, will help feed the hungry in and around... Published 2/28/16 5:45pm
MIT celebrates LIGO detection... Bursts of applause from a packed house greeted a panel presentation led by Professor Rainer Weiss (... Published 2/21/16 10:02pm
Birds have to eat, even when i... Even with temperatures approaching 0˚ F., the robins that stay around all winter need to get out... Published 2/12/16 3:39pm
Jay Livingstone campaign kick-... On Saturday, February 6, a lively crowd of supporters joined Rep. Jay Livingstone (third from right... Published 2/7/16 9:48pm
Cambridge Community Chorus Con... Join the Cambridge Community Chorus for seasonal comfort and joy! Winter Concert at MIT’s Kresge... Published 12/9/15 5:33pm
Proposal for downtown medical... A petition requesting an amendment of downtown zoning to allow a medical marijuana dispensary at... Published 11/9/15 8:56am
November 3 preliminary electio... Preliminary Cambridge election results for the City Council and the School Committee were... 2 Published 11/4/15 4:10pm
Eighteenth Annual Prepare For... The atmosphere was upbeat as volunteers, donors, and guests mingled during the reception and silent... Published 9/29/15 10:59am
On The Rise's Prepare For... At the 18th annual Prepare For Winter Dinner, On The Rise President Carol Goss will introduce the... Published 9/18/15 9:38am
Charrette Series Aims to Comba... It was Day Two of the City of Cambridge’s 2015 Charrette on Homelessness, Wednesday morning,... Published 9/16/15 10:46pm
Monarch butterflies released a... Lead photo: Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) in screened crate await release. “These... Published 8/25/15 9:48am
Miss Cambridge is hard at work Harvard graduate student Samantha Hawkins is hard at work carrying out the responsibilities that go... Published 8/5/15 8:28am
Local restaurants offer lunche... This has been a week of stand-out lunches at On The Rise, Inc., the day program for homeless women... Published 7/24/15 3:55pm
Local restaurants offer meals... This has been a week of stand-out lunches at On The Rise, Inc., the day program for homeless women... Published 7/24/15 11:31am
City organizes Charrette to co... ““We’re working to develop a set of recommendations for the city on what we can actually do about... Published 6/27/15 9:11pm
City Organizes Charrette to Co... “We’re working to develop a set of recommendations for the city on what we can actually do about... Published 6/27/15 9:06am
Cambridge launches effort to c... As part of a project to develop a Strategic Action Plan on Homelessness, the city is seeking input... Published 6/21/15 11:28am
Harvard 's Widener Librar... A rousing chorus of “Happy Birthday” marked today’s 100th anniversary celebration of the opening of... Published 6/19/15 11:06pm
Widener Library Celebrates Cen... A rousing chorus of “Happy Birthday” marked today’s 100th anniversary celebration of the opening of... Published 6/19/15 11:02pm
Cambridgeport Neighborhood Ass... The meeting of the Cambridgeport Neighborhood Association on Tuesday, June 9, was of compelling... Published 6/11/15 4:12pm
Forever Creative Open House Ju... Show of Artworks by members of the Forever Creative Class A collaborative program of the Agassiz... Published 6/9/15 9:38am
On The Rise 20th anniversary c... More than a hundred supporters,volunteers, and friends gathered on May 28 at the Microsoft NERD (... Published 6/1/15 10:22pm
On The Rise 20th anniversary c... Over a hundred supporters, volunteers, and friends gathered on May 28 at the Microsoft NERD (New... Published 6/1/15 2:38pm
On The Rise program for homele... On The Rise, Inc., a day program for homeless women, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with an... Published 5/19/15 4:38pm
Sean Collier Monument Dedicate... The massive granite memorial to MIT police officer Sean Collier in the North Court at the corner of... Published 4/29/15 11:04pm
Community Chorus Sings at Libr... A lively South African tune, “Siyahamba,” opened a program with a Peace theme performed by members... Published 4/29/15 9:15am

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