44 hours ago

East Coast Grill Is Gone for Real

East Coast Grill (1271 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge) has closed for real this time. This weekend’s brunch — the restaurant...

    East Coast Grill Is Gone for Real
    East Coast Grill (1271 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge) has closed for real this time. This weekend's brunch - the restaurant's final service under the East Coast Grill name - marked the end of an era.
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4 days ago

Don't miss your chance to vote in Cambridge's...

Don't miss your chance to vote in Cambridge's participatory budgeting!! Today is the last day. You can vote online. Several projects would benefit Inman Square. This process is open to all Cambridge residents who are at least 12 years old, including non-US citizens and university students. Make your voice heard! http://pb.cambridgema.gov/

    City of Cambridge Participatory Budgeting
    The fourth Participatory Budgeting Vote will take place from December 2-8, 2017. This process is open to all Cambridge residents who are at least 12 years old, including non-US citizens and university students. Make your voice heard! Voters will need an access code to vote online.
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6 days ago

Snappy Ramen Moves Across Davis Square and Reopens Today as Snappy Kitchen

...Ramen — and before that, Snappy Sushi) has taken over the former iYo Bistro space at 234 Elm St., and after altering a few planned arrival dates, the restaurant has announced it will open...

    Snappy Ramen Moves Across Davis Square and Reopens Today as Snappy Kitchen
    A popular Somerville ramen shop has completed its relocation in Davis Square and plans to reopen under a slightly different name on Wednesday, December 6. Snappy Kitchen (formerly Snappy Ramen - and before that, Snappy Sushi) has taken over the former iYo Bistro space at 234 Elm St., and after altering a few planned arrival dates, the restaurant has announced it will open its doors today, operating from 5 to 10 p.m.
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Dec 05

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Thank you Gather Here Stitch Lounge for spreading merriment and local love this holiday season! #inmansquare #shoplocal #gatherhere #gatherininman 🤣❄️🎄❄️🎈❄️🎅❄️🎁❄️

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Dec 05

Boston’s Eater Awards Winners 2017

243 Hampshire St., Inman Square, Cambridge

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233 Cardinal Medeiros Ave., Kendall Square, Cambridge Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater Duck at Café du Pays

253 Summer St., Fort Point, Boston Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar’s new Fort Point location

800 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston

1321 Boylston St., Fenway, Boston Sarah Storrer for Eater Fried chicken katsu sandwich at Eventide Fenway

224 Cypress St., Brookline

284 Broadway, Cambridge Rachel Leah Blumenthal for Eater Lamplighter Brewing Co.

50 Cedric St., Roxbury

    Boston's Eater Awards Winners 2017
    Today, we are pleased to announce the winners of the eighth annual Eater Awards, celebrating the chefs and restaurants that made the largest impact on all 24 Eater cities over the past twelve months. As noted throughout the voting period last week, awards are being given out in five categories, and each category features an editor's choice winner and a readers' choice winner.
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Dec 04

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    POSTPONED- Inman Square Intersection Improvements Community Meeting - Public Works - City of Cambridge, Massachusetts
    THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED - The City is developing plans to improve the intersection of Hampshire Street and Cambridge Street in Inman Square. The next public meeting for this project will be held on Tuesday, December 5th, at the Main Library, Lower Level (L2) from 6-8pm.
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Dec 04

November 2017 in Review, From Dumplings to Doughnuts

Wit’s End (1248 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge): The menu features “dueling” items — two versions of the same dish, such as a bacon and gouda mac and cheese versus a lobster and mushroom one.

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Bodega Canal (57 Canal St., West End, Boston): Mexican food from the team behind Ward 8 and North Square Oyster.

The Broadway (732 E. Broadway, South Boston): Boston Beer Garden’s rebirth (under the same ownership) with nitro cold brew martinis on draft.

Caffe Nero (55 Northern Ave., Seaport District, Boston; 218 Legacy Pl., Dedham): This European-born cafe chain keeps expanding around Massachusetts. The two most recent openings are in Boston’s Seaport District and at Dedham’s Legacy Place development.

City Winery (1 Canal St., West End, Boston): New York-based music venue, restaurant, and winery.

Cupola (1231 Centre St., Newton Centre): A casual pasta spot (replacing Bottega Fiorentina) with a focus on Florentine and Tuscan cuisine. There will be Neapolitan pizzas eventually as well.

Flatbread Company (76 Guest St., Boston Landing, Brighton, Boston): This local pizza chain has expanded to the new Boston Landing development in Brighton, and it’s one of several locations that features candlepin bowling.

Gong Cha (44 Harrison Ave., Chinatown, Boston): This Taiwan-based chain serves a wide variety of customizable bubble teas and more.

Jugos Supremo (502 Massachusetts Ave., South End, Boston): A juice-filled South End sibling to Jugos, a Back Bay juice bar.

Lobstah on a Roll (537 Columbus Ave., South End, Boston): Replacing Emma’s Pizza, this new restaurant — which will soon have a sibling in Arlington — serves five-foot-long lobster rolls.

Luke’s Lobster (53 Northern Ave., Seaport District, Boston): This is Boston’s third location of the New York-born, Maine-inspired, fast-casual lobster roll restaurant.

Oath Pizza (1350 Boylston St., Fenway, Boston): The Nantucket-based chain formerly known has Oath Craft Pizza has expanded to Fenway with its avocado oil-infused crispy crusts.

The Popover Lady at Boston Public Market (100 Hanover St., Downtown Boston): Popovers, scones, fruit pies, and other baked goods.

Pressed Juicery (180 Linden St., Suite 107, Wellesley): A California-based juice chain serving cold-pressed juices and more.

Rogue Lounge (222 Friend St., West End, Boston): Sushi pizza and mai tais on tap in the former North Star space.

Shan-A-Punjab (500 Harvard St., Brookline): Indian food in the former Rubin’s Delicatessen space. It’s a relocation from right across the street.

The Smoke Shop (343 Congress St., Fort Point, Boston): Andy Husbands’s Kendall Square barbecue joint now has a second location in the former Tavern Road space.

Som Tum Modern Thai Cuisine (1894 Centre St., West Roxbury, Boston): One Thai replaced another (Sticky Rice).

Sushi Factory (140 Brighton Ave., Allston, Boston): An all-you-can-eat sushi spot from the owner of Hi B3ar Ice Cream Roll nearby.

Sweetgreen (47 Northern Ave., Seaport District, Boston; 60 State St., Downtown Boston): Two new Boston locations of the DC-based salad chain.

Sweetgreen (47 Northern Ave., Seaport District, Boston; 60 State St., Downtown Boston): Two new Boston locations of the DC-based salad chain.

Top Mix Bar & Kitchen (257 Norfolk Ave., Roxbury, Boston): Top Mix focuses on cocktails — such as various martinis and a pineapple mojito — and also serves food, including sweet plantain ravioli, a maple bacon burger, and more.

Tuscan Kitchen (64 Seaport Blvd.): A giant, stately Italian restaurant with several sister spots in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Zia Gianna (1739 Dorchester Ave., Dorchester, Boston): Sicilian sandwiches, baked goods, espresso, and more.

Emerald Lounge (200 Stuart St., Downtown Boston): This five-year-old Revere Hotel nightclub has closed to make way for a new restaurant slated to open in spring 2018.

Self Portrait (77 Walden St., Cambridge): T.W. Food was revamped into a French bistro called Self Portrait in April, but it closed in November.

Cottage Tavern (1227 Hyde Park Ave., Hyde Park, Boston): This classic watering hole aims to transfer its liquor and food license to the Innovation and Design Building in the Seaport District.

Dudley Dough (2302 Washington St., Roxbury, Boston): The Haley House’s fair-wage pizzeria will close at the end of the year due to financial struggles.

Globe Bar & Cafe (565 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): It’s not closing for good; it’s just relocating down the street to the former Rattlesnake space. Relocation dates haven’t been announced yet.

Pikaichi (1 Brighton Ave., Allston, Boston): This Allston ramen destination will close on December 17 due to a rent hike but will try to relocate soon.

    November 2017 in Review, From Dumplings to Doughnuts
    November 2017 featured tons of openings, particularly in Boston's Seaport District and West End. It was a month filled with pasta, pizza, and yes, more juice bars. Non-local chains Caffe Nero and Sweetgreen continued to expand around the Boston area with two new locations apiece, while Luke's Lobster added a new location as well.
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Dec 02

Boston.com was live — at Wit's End.

We’re live from Wit’s End, a new bar in Cambridge that tries to spark conversation among patrons who know one another — and patrons who don’t. How? Through a combination of games, puzzles, and witty debate.

    Boston.com
    We're live from Wit's End, a new bar in Cambridge that tries to spark conversation among patrons who know one another - and patrons who don't. How? Through a combination of games, puzzles, and witty...
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Nov 27

"Founder Pete Stein created the bar to establ...

"Founder Pete Stein created the bar to establish a space for people to play games, solve puzzles, and start conversations with friends or strangers in the spirit of new interactions." That's our kinda neighborhood bar! Welcome Wit's End, and cheers! 🍻🥂

    A Bar for Well-Intentioned Witty Battles Opens in Cambridge
    The duality of debate manifests itself in a new bar that quietly opened over the weekend in Cambridge's Inman Square. At Wit's End (1248 Cambridge St.), the scene is set for conversation, with the decor and the menu both reflecting a two-sided theme.
    https://boston.eater.com

Nov 27

A Bar for Well-Intentioned Witty Battles Opens in Cambridge

...that quietly opened over the weekend in Cambridge’s Inman Square. At Wit’s End (1248 Cambridge St.), the scene is set for conversation, with the decor and the menu both reflecting a...

    A Bar for Well-Intentioned Witty Battles Opens in Cambridge
    The duality of debate manifests itself in a new bar that quietly opened over the weekend in Cambridge's Inman Square. At Wit's End (1248 Cambridge St.), the scene is set for conversation, with the decor and the menu both reflecting a two-sided theme.
    https://boston.eater.com

Nov 26

Puppy severely injured during argument over infant child, police say

The Taunton Gazette reports Christian J. Soares, 24, last known address 294 Prospect St., faces charges of animal cruelty and assault and battery.

    Puppy severely injured during argument over infant child, police say
    Police are still looking for a Brockton man they say severely injured his girlfriend's 7-month-old Yorkshire Terrier during an argument over their infant child. The Taunton Gazette reports Christian J. Soares, 24, last known address 294 Prospect St., faces charges of animal cruelty and assault and battery.
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Nov 25

Apply for Alliance of Portuguese Speakers medical scholarship by Dec. 15 deadline

Applications can be submitted to: Ms. Lucinda Morais, MAPS Administrative Manager, at lmorais@maps-inc.org or via regular mail to: Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund c/o Ms. Lucinda Morais, Administrative Manager, MAPS 1046 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02139.

    Apply for Alliance of Portuguese Speakers medical scholarship by Dec. 15 deadline
    From the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers, Nov. 7, 2017: The Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund is accepting applications for scholarships from Portuguese-American medical students and physicians in training, following the fund's goal of filling the need among the community for Portuguese-speaking medical professionals.
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Nov 20

Public Planting Committee – 11/21, 5:30 pm, C...

Public Planting Committee – 11/21, 5:30 pm, City of Cambridge Department of Public Works (Official), 147 Hampshire St. Webinar presentation of the Cambridge Urban Forest Canopy Assessment Update conducted by the University of Vermont Spatial Analysis Lab. Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne, the lab director, will present the results.

    Committee on Public Planting - Public Works - City of Cambridge, Massachusetts
    COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC PLANTING Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 DPW Main Conference Room 5:30 - 7 pm 1. Urban Forest Canopy Update - by webinar with Jarlath O'Neil-Dunne, director of the University of Vermont Spatial Analysis Lab, who oversaw the update, will present the findings.
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Nov 20

Thanksgiving affects municipal services: offices, trash pickup, cemetery and more

The Recycling Drop Off Center at 147 Hampshire St. will be closed on Thanksgiving, but be open with regular hours on Saturday, Nov. 25, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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The Cambridge Cemetery at 76 Coolidge Ave. will have the gates open from 7 a.m. until dusk on Thanksgiving and Friday, Nov. 24, but the Cemetery Administrative Office will be closed both days.

    Thanksgiving affects municipal services: offices, trash pickup, cemetery and more
    From the City of Cambridge, Nov. 16, 2017: Municipal offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23, and Friday, Nov. 24, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. On that Thursday, there will be no trash or recycling pickup or street cleaning in Cambridge. Service will resume Friday, with pickup routes for Thursday and Friday one day behind schedule.
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Nov 20

Snappy Ramen in Somerville's Davis Square Has Closed, Will Reopen as Snappy Kitchen in New Space

The address for the now-closed Snappy Ramen is 420 Highland Avenue, while the new address for Snappy Kitchen will be 234 Elm Street.

    Boston Restaurant Talk
    An Asian restaurant in Somerville that was rebranded a few years ago has closed, but it will reopen in a nearby space--and it will be rebranded once again. According to a Facebook post from Youji Iwakura of Snappy Ramen, tonight is the last night for the Davis Square restaurant, as it will be reopening on November 25 as Snappy Kitchen.
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Nov 19

East Coast Grill becoming Highland Fried, tied closer to recipes at Somerville eatery

East Coast Grill, at 1271 Cambridge St., opened in 1985 and got a reputation for spice (later become near infamy for its...

    East Coast Grill becoming Highland Fried, tied closer to recipes at Somerville eatery
    The resurrection of East Coast Grill lasted less than a year, but this time the Inman Square staple will disappear because of a name change. It will be called Highland Fried, making a direct connection with Somerville's Highland Kitchen, a restaurant owned for the past decade by Mark Romano and Marci Joy.
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Nov 18

Victim identified in fatal shooting near Cambridge's Inman Square

The shooting happened after 7 p.m. in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street.

    Victim identified in fatal shooting near Cambridge's Inman Square
    Authorities have identified the man who was shot and killed just blocks away from Cambridge's Inman Square Thursday. The shooting happened after 7 p.m. in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street. Authorities said the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen area.
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Nov 18

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    Cambridge Local First
    Cambridge Local First, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 2,076 likes · 40 talking about this · 11 were here. Choose Local First! Join us in promoting the independent locally owned businesses in our community...
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Nov 17

Man Fatally Shot In Busy Cambridge Neighborhood

A man in his 20s was found suffering from a single gunshot wound Thursday around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Tremont and Hampshire Street.

    Man Fatally Shot In Busy Cambridge Neighborhood
    CAMBRIDGE (CBS) - Police are investigating after a man was fatally shot in a busy Cambridge neighborhood described as normally "very safe." A man in his 20s was found suffering from a single gunshot wound Thursday around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Tremont and Hampshire Street.
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Nov 17

Police investigate fatal shooting in Cambridge

A spokeswoman for the Middlesex district attorney’s office says a man in his 20s was shot in the abdomen the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street at approximately 7:30 p.m. Thursday. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. The victim’s name was not immediately released.

    Police investigate fatal shooting in Cambridge
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating a fatal shooting in a busy Cambridge neighborhood. A spokeswoman for the Middlesex district attorney's office says a man in his 20s was shot in the abdomen the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street at approximately 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
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Nov 17

The Middlesex District Attorney's Office, Mas...

The Middlesex District Attorney's Office, Massachusetts State Police and Cambridge Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred last night in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street at approximately 7:30 p.m. One victim, a male in his 20s, was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Community members wishing to assist this investigation should contact Massachusetts State Police Assigned to the Middlesex District Attorney's Office at (781) 897-6600 or anonymously by text messaging Tip411 (847411) and begin your text with Tip650 and then type your message. You can also submit a tip anonymously via the Cambridge Police MyPD app or call CPD’s 24-hour anonymous Crime Hotline at 617-349-3359. This is an open and ongoing investigation. The victim's identity is being withheld at this time pending confirmation from the Medical Examiner's Office and next of kin notification. ###

    Cambridge Police Department
    The Middlesex District Attorney's Office, Massachusetts State Police and Cambridge Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred last night in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire...
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Nov 17

Police investigating Cambridge shooting that killed 20-year-old man

The shooting happened in the area of Tremont and Hampshire streets just after 7:30 p.m. Police said a dark sedan was seen fleeing the area following the shooting.

    Police investigating Cambridge shooting that killed 20-year-old man
    CAMBRIDGE, MA (WHDH) - A shooting that left a 20-year-old man dead in Cambridge Thursday night is under investigation by police. The shooting happened in the area of Tremont and Hampshire streets just after 7:30 p.m. Police said a dark sedan was seen fleeing the area following the shooting.
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Nov 17

Victim dead after shooting near Cambridge's Inman Square

The shooting happened after 7 p.m. in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street.

    Victim dead after shooting near Cambridge's Inman Square
    One person was dead after a shooting just blocks away from Cambridge's Inman Square. The shooting happened after 7 p.m. in the area of Tremont Street and Hampshire Street. Authorities said the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen area. The man in his 20s was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead.
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Nov 17

Shooting near Inman Square kills one; police may be seeking man, woman duo

...in Boston with a wound to the abdomen, and brought police to the scene at Tremont and Hampshire streets investigating, said Jeremy Warnick, director of communications and media relations for Cambridge police, in...

    Shooting near Inman Square kills one; police may be seeking man, woman duo
    A shooting at approximately 7:30 tonight sent one victim to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston with a wound to the abdomen, and brought police to the scene at Tremont and Hampshire streets investigating, said Jeremy Warnick, director of communications and media relations for Cambridge police, in an email.
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Nov 17

20-year-old man killed in Cambridge shooting

The shooting happened in the area of Tremont and Hampshire streets just after 7:30 p.m. Police said a dark sedan was seen fleeing the area following the shooting.

    20-year-old man killed in Cambridge shooting
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (WHDH) - A shooting that left a 20-year-old man dead in Cambridge Thursday night is under investigation by police. The shooting happened in the area of Tremont and Hampshire streets just after 7:30 p.m. Police said a dark sedan was seen fleeing the area following the shooting.
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Nov 16

Please be safe everyone. And speak with the p...

Please be safe everyone. And speak with the police if you have any information.

    Cambridge Police👮🏽 on Twitter
    A dark sedan was reportedly seen fleeing the area following the shooting. Any info? Call 617-349-3300. #CambMA https://t.co/0gnTlfmHh1
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Nov 13

Inman Square - Cambridge, MA. shared City of ...

Residents are invited to celebrate by attending the following events throughout the week of 11/13: Monday 11/13/17 – Compost Questions & Free Compostable Bags at O'Neill Library, from 3-5 p.m., 70 Rindge Ave. Tuesday 11/14/17 – Recycling games and prizes at Cambridge Public Library, from 4-6 p.m., 449 Broadway Wednesday 11/15/17 – Recycling games and prizes outside Cambridge City Hall, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 795 Massachusetts Ave. Friday 11/17/17 – Recycling games and prizes at the Community Learning Center, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 5 Western Ave.

    City of Cambridge (Official)
    Cambridge is joining thousands of communities across the U.S. to celebrate America Recycles Day on Wednesday, November 15. The City of Cambridge Department of Public Works (Official) Recycling...
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Nov 12

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    Dog Found In Somerville
    SOMERVILLE, MA - A Somerville resident is looking for the owner of a dog found on the corner of Pearl Street and Myrtle Street. In an email, Kavita Nayar said she took her in because of the weather. The dog is a female black pit bull with a pink collar.
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Nov 11

Attend a housing information session on Monda...

Attend a housing information session on Monday, Nov. 13 at MAPS, 1046 Cambridge Street to learn more about affordable rental and homeownership options in Cambridge. Two sessions covering the same information will be held at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. These sessions are open to all. No advance registration is required. CDD's Housing Division is currently accepting applications for the Homeownership Pool and the Rental Applicant Pool. Preference is given to Cambridge residents and families with children. http://camb.ma/2zqBnq8

    Affordable Housing Info Sessions Monday, Nov. 13
    Learn about the City's Affordable Rental and Homeownership Programs.
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Nov 11

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Happy Birthday Bondir Restaurant!!!

    BostonChefs.com
    Bondir Restaurant is celebrating turning 7 on Nov. 12 with a lit fireplace, cocktail hour and three-course menu! Details: http://bit.ly/2lYJQv7
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Nov 10

Attend a housing information session on Monda...

Attend a housing information session on Monday, Nov. 13 at MAPS, 1046 Cambridge Street to learn more about affordable rental and homeownership options in Cambridge. Two sessions covering the same information will be held at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. These sessions are open to all. No advance registration is required. The Community Development Department's Housing Division is currently accepting applications for the Homeownership Pool and the Rental Applicant Pool. Preference is given to Cambridge residents and families with children. http://camb.ma/2m2Bse7

    City of Cambridge (Official)
    Attend a housing information session on Monday, Nov. 13 at MAPS, 1046 Cambridge Street to learn more about affordable rental and homeownership options in Cambridge. Two sessions covering the same...
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Nov 10

"Shelley Barandes started Albertine Press 12 ...

"Shelley Barandes started Albertine Press 12 years ago, and has long dreamed of a storefront. Albertine Press sells its products in stores throughout the country and on Etsy." Welcome To The Neighborhood Albertine Press!!! :)

    Albertine Press Sets Up Shop in Inman
    A whole crew of antique letterpresses is headed to Cambridge next week as Albertine Press, a Somerville design and letterpress studio, gets a brick-and-mortar storefront in Inman Square. Albertine Press makes greeting cards, stationery, journals, coasters, and more by pressing raised, inked designs into cotton paper.
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Nov 10

East Coast Grill in Cambridge's Inman Square May Be Getting a Name Change

The address for East Coast Grill is 1271 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139. Its website can be found at https://www.eastcoastgrill.net/

    Boston Restaurant Talk
    A landmark Cambridge restaurant that was reborn earlier this year may be getting a new name. According to a license commission agenda page within the city's website, East Coast Grill in Inman Square has applied for a name change to "Highland Fried," with the request scheduled to be looked at on November 15.
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Nov 06

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Nov 03

October 2017 in Review, From Lobster Rolls to Cider Doughnuts

Momi Nonmi (1128 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge): A modern Japanese izakaya (with plenty of sake) with a touch of Hawaii.

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Barracuda on the Fly (55 Bromfield St., Downtown Crossing, Boston): A Key West-inspired little sibling to Barracuda Tavern.

Beantown Juice and Tea (32 Kneeland St.): Juices, smoothies, and bubble tea from the people behind the nearby Irashai Sushi.

Beta Burger (1437 Tremont St., Mission Hill, Boston): A permitting issue kept this Mission Hill burger spot out of commission for a few months, but it’s back.

Better Bagels (83 Seaport Blvd., Seaport District, Boston): A popular bagel pop-up gets its first brick-and-mortar location, featuring bagels and bagel sandwiches, as well as coffee and tea.

Bon Me (60 Binney St., East Cambridge): This new location is considered the flagship for the restaurant-and-food-truck group, which serves Vietnamese-inspired sandwiches, noodle bowls, and more.

Casalinga (151 Hanover St., Haymarket, Boston): Pasta with 30 choices of sauce, plus pizza, sandwiches, and more.

Chick-Fil-A (140 Providence Hwy., Dedham): This is the 11th Massachusetts location for the chicken chain.

Dig Inn (Prudential Center, 800 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): There’s another location of this New York-based fast-casual spot just a few blocks away, by Copley Square.

Eventide Fenway (1321 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): Portland’s acclaimed Eventide Oyster Co. now has a fast-casual sibling in Boston, and yes, the brown butter lobster roll is on the menu.

Golden Goose Cafe (65 Atlantic Ave., North End, Boston): Breakfast fare from the owner of Golden Goose Market.

Kings (60 Seaport Blvd., Seaport District, Boston): Bowling, arcade games, pool tables, plenty of televisions, and giant cocktails.

Kōhi Coffee Company (Boston Landing, 80 Guest St., Brighton, Boston): This Provincetown-based cafe has expanded to Brighton’s new Boston Landing development.

Local 338 Bagels & Coffee (1727 Centre St., West Roxbury, Boston): The bagels are made 90% in New York and then shipped to Boston frozen to be finished.

Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar (253 Summer St., Fort Point, Boston): With a location open for years in Back Bay, this sibling to Ruka and Yvonne’s is now in Fort Point as well, serving up Mexican cuisine and a hefty tequila list.

Poke Bento and Beard Papa’s (827 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): Poke bowls and cream puffs in the former Samurai space.

Scorpion Bar and the Grand (58 Seaport Blvd., Seaport District, Boston): A massive Mexican restaurant and nightclub from the Big Night Entertainment Group.

Tatte Bakery & Cafe (1350 Boylston St., Fenway, Boston): Another location joins the growing chain of Tatte cafes; this one spans around 3,000 square feet.

Wicked Bagel Bakery & Deli (171 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington): Bagels and bagel sandwiches, nitro cold brew coffee, and more.

Atlantic Beer Garden (146 Seaport Blvd., Seaport District, Boston): A new development is replacing this nearly decade-old bar.

Cinderella’s (901 Main St., Central Square, Cambridge): The recently renovated Italian spot closed to make way for the construction of a boutique hotel.

Emack & Bolio’s (1663 Beacon St., Brookline): This was the last remaining Brookline location of the ice cream chain, which got its start in Brookline in the 1970s.

Grub (738 Huntington Ave., Mission Hill, Boston): This poutine-oriented spot may now be closed, but sister spot Penguin Pizza will carry some of Grub’s most popular menu items.

Nunzio’s Pizzeria (195 State St., Downtown Boston): A casual pizzeria near the waterfront.

Patty Chen’s Dumpling Room (907 Main St., Central Square, Cambridge): The same construction that shuttered Cinderella’s is closing Patty Chen’s for six to eight months, but when it returns, it’ll have a bigger space and a bar.

Dudley Dough (2302 Washington St., Roxbury, Boston): The Haley House’s fair-wage pizzeria will close at the end of the year due to financial struggles.

Globe Bar & Cafe (565 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): It’s not closing for good; it’s just relocating down the street to the former Rattlesnake space. Relocation dates haven’t been announced yet.

    October 2017 in Review, From Lobster Rolls to Cider Doughnuts
    October 2017 featured a number of hotly anticipated openings, including Eventide Fenway (sibling to the acclaimed Eventide Oyster Co. in Portland, Maine) and the Fort Point location of Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar. It was also a big month for bagels, cafe, and nightlife venues.
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Oct 31

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Oct 31

乾杯 Kanpai! Welcome to the hood! #nomnom #sake...

乾杯 Kanpai! Welcome to the hood! #nomnom #sake #japanesegastropub https://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/2017/10/26/pour-sake-hold-gluten/m1LsZ5E81aBpsL2DGZ9pnJ/story.html

    Pour the sake, hold the gluten - The Boston Globe
    Where to Momi Nonmi, an Inman Square spot serving grilled rice balls, gluten-free tempura, sashimi, and more. Chef Chris Chung (AKA Bistro, Uni) modeled his new restaurant after izakaya, Japanese gastropubs. What for The genuine izakaya vibe. Chung's almost entirely gluten-free menu. Sake sommelier Stephen Connolly's encyclopedic knowledge of sake and Japanese whiskey.
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