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Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 15-17

Holiday Open House from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Longfellow House/Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St., West Cambridge, and Winter Solstice Farewell to Fall from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fresh Pond Reservation, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway. Free.

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Holiday Open House from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Longfellow House/Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St., West Cambridge, and Winter Solstice Farewell to Fall from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fresh Pond Reservation, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway. Free.

Beyond Tabletop Game Jam from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at NuVu Studio, 450 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.

Holiday concerts with brass from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Saint Peter Parish, 100 Concord Ave., West Cambridge; and with strings from 11 a.m. to noon Sunday at the Longy School of Music of Bard College, 27 Garden St., Harvard Square.

    Five things to do this weekend: Dec. 15-17
    Holiday Open House from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Longfellow House/Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St., West Cambridge, and Winter Solstice Farewell to Fall from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fresh Pond Reservation, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway. Free.
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30 hours ago

Gardner man’s death ruled a homicide

Randy Vaillancourt, 56, was found dead in his apartment at 50 Nichols Street on Saturday.

    Gardner man's death ruled a homicide
    GARDNER, MA (WHDH) - Authorities say they are now investigating a Gardner man's death as a homicide. Randy Vaillancourt, 56, was found dead in his apartment at 50 Nichols Street on Saturday. Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early said Vaillancourt's death was ruled a homicide following an autopsy.
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30 hours ago

Hotels! Shopping! Dining! Ticketed events!...

Hotels! Shopping! Dining! Ticketed events! Outdoor family-friendly free events! All listed here to help you plan your one-stop holiday destination, Harvard Square! Come Friday and stay for the weekend at one of our fabulous hotels. Shop until you drop!

    Harvard Square Shop Over Weekend Extravaganza
    It's the most wonderful time of the year and there is no better place to spend it than historic Harvard Square. With so much to see and do, come for the weekend! Hotels! Shopping! Dining! Ticketed events! Outdoor family-friendly free events! All listed here to help you plan your one-stop holiday destination, Harvard Square!
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43 hours ago

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2 days ago

Harvard Square was live — at El Jefe's Taquer...

Today's Ben Abercrombie Day in Harvard Square. From 8am - 4am, all revenue from all sales at El Jefe's Taqueria go to the Benson M. Abercrombie '21 Fund. Co-sponsored by the Harvard Varsity Club. Donate online harvardvarsityclub.org/abercrombiefund #standwithben #eljefestaqueria #benabercrombie #allamerican #harvardsquaretakescareofitsown #yourteamforlife #wheresdenisetoday #cambridge #givingback #truemeaningoftheholidays

    Harvard Square
    Today's Ben Abercrombie Day in Harvard Square. From 8am - 4am, all revenue from all sales at El Jefe's Taqueria go to the Benson M. Abercrombie '21 Fund. Co-sponsored by the Harvard Varsity Club....
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3 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. 54,894 likes · 958 talking about this · 232,345 were here. Welcome! Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining, cultural and historical destination.
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3 days ago

Public Facilities Commission Meeting (DND)

That, having duly advertised a Request for Proposals to develop said properties, Terrace Bravo, LLC, a Massachusetts limited liability company, with an address of 1683 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 to be tentatively designated as developer of the vacant land located at:

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Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Oxbow Urban LLC: Vacant land located at 21, 22, 28, 37 Angell Street and 12, 14 Lorne Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts.

Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Oxbow Urban LLC: Vacant land located at 21, 22, 28, 37 Angell Street and 12, 14 Lorne Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts.

21 Angell Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 04224000, Square Feet: 10,000

22 Angell Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 04259000, Square Feet: 5,398

28 Angell Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 04256000, Square Feet: 5,420

12 Lorne Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 04296000, Square Feet: 3,214

Conveyance to Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation: Vacant land located at 9-11 Bromley Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60...

Conveyance to Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation: Vacant land located at 9-11 Bromley Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62...

...Neighborhood Development Corporation: Vacant land located at 9-11 Bromley Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street...

...Vacant land located at 9-11 Bromley Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street...

...at 9-11 Bromley Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street, 894-900 Parker Street...

...Street, 13-17 Bromley Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street, 894-900 Parker Street and 908 Parker Street...

...Street, 19 Bromley Street, 21 Bromley Street, 58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street, 894-900 Parker Street and 908 Parker Street, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts...

...58 New Heath Street, 60 New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street, 894-900 Parker Street and 908 Parker Street, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts...

...New Heath Street, 62 New Heath Street, New Heath Street, 894-900 Parker Street and 908 Parker Street, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts...

That having duly advertised its intent to sell to Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, a Massachusetts non-profit corporation, with an address of 31 Germania Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, the vacant land located at:

Amendment to the vote of July 20, 2016 to extend the Tentative Designation and Intent to Sell period from 24 to 48 months to Indigo Block Apartments, LLC: Vacant land located at 65 East Cottage Street, Roxbury, Massachusetts.

...land, to Indigo Block Apartments, LLC, a Massachusetts limited liability company, with an address of 594 Columbia Road, Suite 302, Dorchester, MA 02125...

Conveyance to Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation: Vacant land located at 131 and 133 Southern Avenue, Dorchester, Massachusetts.

131 Southern Avenue, Ward: 17, Parcel: 01534000, Square Feet: 4,000

...Castle Rock Properties, Inc.: Vacant land located at two (2) unnumbered parcels on Violet Street, 523 Norfolk Street, 36 Goodale Road, 11 Hosmer Street, Unnumbered parcel on Hosmer Street and 9 Leston Street...

...Inc.: Vacant land located at two (2) unnumbered parcels on Violet Street, 523 Norfolk Street, 36 Goodale Road, 11 Hosmer Street, Unnumbered parcel on Hosmer Street and 9 Leston Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts...

...located at two (2) unnumbered parcels on Violet Street, 523 Norfolk Street, 36 Goodale Road, 11 Hosmer Street, Unnumbered parcel on Hosmer Street and 9 Leston Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts...

...523 Norfolk Street, 36 Goodale Road, 11 Hosmer Street, Unnumbered parcel on Hosmer Street and 9 Leston Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts...

...of principals[1] from Castle Rock Properties, Inc., a Massachusetts corporation, with an address of 77 Pond Avenue, No. 1508, Brookline, MA 02445 to be tentatively designated as developer of the vacant land...

That, having duly advertised a Request for Proposals to develop said properties, Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston, Inc., a Massachusetts non-profit corporation, with an address of 240 Commercial Street, Boston, MA 02109 to be tentatively designated as developer of the vacant land located at

725-727 Parker Street, Ward: 10, Parcel: 00495000, Square Feet: 3,207

Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Z Capital Investments, LLC: Vacant land located at 21-23 Wensley Street, 53 Wensley Street and Unnumbered parcel on Fisher Avenue, Roxbury, Massachusetts.

Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Z Capital Investments, LLC: Vacant land located at 21-23 Wensley Street, 53 Wensley Street and Unnumbered parcel on Fisher Avenue, Roxbury, Massachusetts.

That, having duly advertised a Request for Proposals to develop said properties, Z Capital Investments, LLC, a Massachusetts limited liability company, with an address of 1089 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 to be tentatively designated as developer of the vacant land located at:

Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Terrace Bravo, LLC: Vacant land located at 40-42 Terrace Street and 132 Terrace Street, Roxbury, Massachusetts.

Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to Terrace Bravo, LLC: Vacant land located at 40-42 Terrace Street and 132 Terrace Street, Roxbury, Massachusetts.

    Public Facilities Commission Meeting (DND)
    The presenter is the Department of Neighborhood Development. VOTE 5: Christopher Rooney, Housing Development Officer, Real Estate Management and Sales Tentative Developer Designation and Intent to Sell to a nominee comprised of principals from Castle Rock Properties, Inc.: Vacant land located at two (2) unnumbered parcels on Violet Street, 523 Norfolk Street, 36 Goodale Road, 11 Hosmer Street, Unnumbered parcel on Hosmer Street and 9 Leston Street, Mattapan, Massachusetts.
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