13 hours ago

‘A Christmas Carol’ at Central Square Theater, Nov. 24 to Dec. 31

A Christmas Carol plays at Central Square Theater, 450 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, November 24 through December 31, 2017. Tickets may be purchased by calling 617.576.9278 x1, at the Central Square Theater box office, or online at CentralSquareTheater.org

    'A Christmas Carol' at Central Square Theater, Nov. 24 to Dec. 31
    A New Adaptation by Debra Wise November 14 - December 31 2017 Magic, Merriment, and Puppetry: Transformation in One Winter's Night CAMBRIDGE, MA - Underground Railway Theater and The Nora Theatre Company are proud to present a new adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens story A Christmas Carol, which will be adapted and directed by Underground Railway Theater Artistic Director Debra Wise.
    http://sampan.org

13 hours ago

Mixed-Income Community Breaks Ground in MA

... a 308,000-square-foot, $190 million development in Cambridge, Mass. The project will feature 308 mixed-income apartments and 17,000 square feet ... intersection of Mass Avenue and Main Street in Central Square, Mass+Main ...

    Mixed-Income Community Breaks Ground in MA
    a 308,000-square-foot, $190 million development in Cambridge, Mass. The project will feature 308 mixed-income apartments and 17,000 square feet ... intersection of Mass Avenue and Main Street in Central Square, Mass+Main ...
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13 hours ago

10 Boston theater shows you have to check out this winter

24-Dec.31, Central Square Theater, 450 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, ... 10-14, Emerson Paramount Center, 559 Washington St., Boston, $20+, ...

    10 Boston theater shows you have to check out this winter
    24-Dec.31, Central Square Theater, 450 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, ... 10-14, Emerson Paramount Center, 559 Washington St., Boston, $20+, ...
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13 hours ago

Target signs lease for site in Porter Square, filling long-vacant space once a Walgreens

Less than year after opening a store in Central Square, the retailer Target ... Michael Brandon, clerk of the North Cambridge Stabilization Committee, ...

    Target signs lease for site in Porter Square, filling long-vacant space once a Walgreens
    Less than year after opening a store in Central Square, the retailer Target ... Michael Brandon, clerk of the North Cambridge Stabilization Committee, ...
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14 hours ago

Twining Properties Breaks Ground on 308 Apartment Mixed Use Development in Central Square in …

Cambridge, MA- Twining Properties, joined by Massachusetts State Treasurer ... a 308,000 square foot development in Cambridge's Central Square. ... Shops, restaurants and food vendors will line sidewalks and passageways, ...

    Twining Properties Breaks Ground on 308 Apartment Mixed Use Development in Central Square in ...
    Cambridge, MA- Twining Properties, joined by Massachusetts State Treasurer ... a 308,000 square foot development in Cambridge's Central Square. ... Shops, restaurants and food vendors will line sidewalks and passageways, ...
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16 hours ago

Denise Simmons added an event.

Join me on Thursday, November 30th from 6-8pm at Sonia, 10 Brookline Street, Cambridge, where I take the time to celebrate you and all of the support that you've given to my reelection campaign!

    Thank You for Your Support
    Join me on Thursday, November 30th from 6-8pm at Sonia, 10 Brookline Street, Cambridge, where I take the time to celebrate you and all of the support...
    https://www.facebook.com

28 hours ago

This Week on TV: Meet Christos the Cobbler of Felix Shoe Repair in Harvard Square

WATCH: The newest content from Cambridge producers plays each week on Channel 8, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 7pm and Wednesdays ...

    This Week on TV: Meet Christos the Cobbler of Felix Shoe Repair in Harvard Square
    WATCH: The newest content from Cambridge producers plays each week on Channel 8, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 7pm and Wednesdays ...
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28 hours ago

Shepley Metcalf to perform ‘It’s About Time’

Cambridge singer Shepley Metcalf will perform “It's About Time” at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 and 9 and 4 p.m. Dec. 10 at Central Square Theatre, 450 ...

    Shepley Metcalf to perform 'It's About Time'
    Cambridge singer Shepley Metcalf will perform "It's About Time" at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 and 9 and 4 p.m. Dec. 10 at Central Square Theatre, 450 ...
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28 hours ago

Lennar’s Cambridge Collection at Silver Oaks Now Selling

Lennar's Cambridge Collection at Silver Oaks Now Selling ... Lennar Central Valley is bringing their prestigious Cambridge Collection of new ... from that vary in size from approximately 1,877 to 3,185 square feet of living space, with ...

    Lennar's Cambridge Collection at Silver Oaks Now Selling
    Lennar's Cambridge Collection at Silver Oaks Now Selling ... Lennar Central Valley is bringing their prestigious Cambridge Collection of new ... from that vary in size from approximately 1,877 to 3,185 square feet of living space, with ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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28 hours ago

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 17-19

Dance Complex Teaching Artists & Student Concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at The Dance Complex, 536 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Tickets are ...

    Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 17-19
    Dance Complex Teaching Artists & Student Concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at The Dance Complex, 536 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Tickets are ...
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40 hours ago

World-renowned public artist Eltono has compl...

World-renowned public artist Eltono has completed his work on the IDEO Cambridge building! #CentralSQ is looking brighter every day thanks to the Central Walls project and everyone involved. 📷: @eltonogram on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    World-renowned public artist Eltono has completed his work on the IDEO Cambridge building! #CentralSQ is looking brighter every day thanks to the Central Walls project and everyone involved. 📷:...
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45 hours ago

License, legal officials reject responsibility for plight of buyers steered wrong by city

Jackie Linnane and Caroline Enright, formerly of Central Square's River Gods restaurant, leave a License Commission hearing Wednesday. (Photo: ...

    License, legal officials reject responsibility for plight of buyers steered wrong by city
    Jackie Linnane and Caroline Enright, formerly of Central Square's River Gods restaurant, leave a License Commission hearing Wednesday. (Photo: ...
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45 hours ago

New theater collective offers opportunities for minorities

Simmons said she helped to create Front Porch a year ago after partnering with Central Square Theater in Cambridge for fiscal backing and ...

    New theater collective offers opportunities for minorities
    Simmons said she helped to create Front Porch a year ago after partnering with Central Square Theater in Cambridge for fiscal backing and ...
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2 days ago

Two Chocolate Pop-Ups Make Cambridge Even Sweeter This Holiday Season

EHChocalatier, based out of Somerville, will begin appearing at Central Bottle Wine + Provisions near Central Square (196 Massachusetts Ave.) ...

    Two Chocolate Pop-Ups Make Cambridge Even Sweeter This Holiday Season
    EHChocalatier, based out of Somerville, will begin appearing at Central Bottle Wine + Provisions near Central Square (196 Massachusetts Ave.) ...
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3 days ago

Central Square tower looms over changing neighborhood

The look of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square hasn't changed much for decades, with its mishmash of squat ... Ave. and Main Street that will be among the tallest buildings in Cambridge, and is the latest — and largest — in a ...

    Central Square tower looms over changing neighborhood
    The look of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square hasn't changed much for decades, with its mishmash of squat ... Ave. and Main Street that will be among the tallest buildings in Cambridge, and is the latest - and largest - in a ...
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3 days ago

Construction is beginning on a 19-story apart...

Construction is beginning on a 19-story apartment tower at Mass. Ave. and Main Street in Cambridge.

    Central Sq. gets first tall building, as change pressures once funky neighborhood - The Boston Globe
    The look of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square hasn't changed much for decades, with its mishmash of squat storefronts and low-rise brick buildings from an earlier time. That's about to change. Construction is beginning on a 19-story apartment tower at the corner of Mass. Ave.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

3 days ago

Glass Wheels posted 1 photo to Flickr:

3 days ago

Central Square tower looms over changing neighborhood

Construction is beginning on a 19-story apartment tower at the corner of Mass. Ave. and Main Street that will be among the tallest buildings in Cambridge, and is the latest — and largest — in a wave of projects transforming the eclectic neighborhood.

    Central Square tower looms over changing neighborhood
    This is an excerpt of a story from BostonGlobe.com. Don't have a Globe subscription? Boston.com readers get a free two-week trial. The look of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square hasn't changed much for decades, with its mishmash of squat storefronts and low-rise brick buildings from an earlier time. That's about to change.
    https://www.boston.com

3 days ago

Thank you for the warm welcome to the neighbo...

Thank you for the warm welcome to the neighborhood! Wakefield town officials joined local business leaders, Hallmark Health leaders, physicians, state elected officials, employees and representatives from CannonDesign and Consigli Construction to cut the ribbon for the Melrose-Wakefield Medical Building at 888 Main St., in Wakefield.

    Hallmark Health
    Thank you for the warm welcome to the neighborhood! Wakefield town officials joined local business leaders, Hallmark Health leaders, physicians, state elected officials, employees and...
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3 days ago

The Central Square that used to be

Ave., between Central and Harvard Square. ... It's the type of oddball, neighborly friendship that Cambridge was once famous for — when it was a ...

    The Central Square that used to be
    Ave., between Central and Harvard Square. ... It's the type of oddball, neighborly friendship that Cambridge was once famous for - when it was a ...
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3 days ago

Cambridge Residents React to Assisted Suicide Legalization

Last week, Cambridge residents were eager to discuss their opinions. ... Other Cambridge residents in the Central Square neighborhood said they ...

    Cambridge Residents React to Assisted Suicide Legalization
    Last week, Cambridge residents were eager to discuss their opinions. ... Other Cambridge residents in the Central Square neighborhood said they ...
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4 days ago

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop an...

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” — Ferris Bueller. #MondayMotivation 📷: @91degreesnorth

    Central Square Business Association
    "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Ferris Bueller. #MondayMotivation 📷: @91degreesnorth
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6 days ago

Mahler Hammer swings only twice Sunday, but CSO member loved making it anyway

Cambridge Symphony Orchestra tuba player Bill Whitney took on a second ... Band” and “Dance Central” games founded in Central Square in 1995.

    Mahler Hammer swings only twice Sunday, but CSO member loved making it anyway
    Cambridge Symphony Orchestra tuba player Bill Whitney took on a second ... Band" and "Dance Central" games founded in Central Square in 1995. This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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6 days ago

Happy #VeteransDay from #CentralSQ! 📷: @noe...

Happy #VeteransDay from #CentralSQ! 📷: @noemurilllov on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    Happy #VeteransDay from #CentralSQ! 📷: @noemurilllov on Instagram
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6 days ago

Have you seen our new Melrose-Wakefield Medic...

Have you seen our new Melrose-Wakefield Medical Building at 888 Main Street in Wakefield? Stop by today, Saturday, Nov. 11, to visit our open house from 9am to 1pm. Meet the physicians, tour the building, and get a flu shot. https://www.hallmarkhealth.org/MelroseWakefieldMedicalBuilding

    Melrose-Wakefield Medical Building | Hospitals & Health Centers | Hospitals & Health Centers
    Hallmark Health works with Tufts Medical Center and other Boston area academic medical centers across multiple clinical areas to provide high-quality care for our patients locally, including excellence in neonatology with Tufts Medical Center.
    https://www.hallmarkhealth.org

Nov 11

Billy Ruane would have turned 60 today. Here’s a reminder of what Boston thought of him.

His ashes remain on display at the Middle East in Central Square, ... to support the cause and get the measure in front of Cambridge officials. As the ...

    Billy Ruane would have turned 60 today. Here's a reminder of what Boston thought of him.
    His ashes remain on display at the Middle East in Central Square, ... to support the cause and get the measure in front of Cambridge officials. As the ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 09

COLUMN: A tribute to trailblazer Susan Phelps, owner of Hubba Hubba

Susan Phelps was the Vivian Westwood of Boston / Cambridge; she ... Liza Chapman were “the glamorous lesbian couple of Central Square;” they cut ...

    COLUMN: A tribute to trailblazer Susan Phelps, owner of Hubba Hubba
    Susan Phelps was the Vivian Westwood of Boston / Cambridge; she ... Liza Chapman were "the glamorous lesbian couple of Central Square;" they cut ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 09

Fall looks good on you, #CentralSQ. 📷: Kyle...

Fall looks good on you, #CentralSQ. 📷: Kyle Klein Photography

    Central Square Business Association
    Fall looks good on you, #CentralSQ. 📷: Kyle Klein Photography
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Nov 09

Yet to get your flu shot? Well City of Cambri...

Yet to get your flu shot? Well City of Cambridge (Official) is holding a free clinic Monday, Nov. 13, at 119 Windsor St. http://www.cambridgepublichealth.org/services/diseases-conditions/flu/2017-Cambridge-Flu-Clinic-Schedule-10-19-17.pdf

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Nov 09

Sophomores Come Up Short in Municipal Elections

By the time the Cambridge City Council preliminary election results came out early ... in Central Square as the technical problems facing the election commission ... Sophomore William H. MacArthur '20, a Cambridge local, ran for the ...

    Sophomores Come Up Short in Municipal Elections
    By the time the Cambridge City Council preliminary election results came out early ... in Central Square as the technical problems facing the election commission ... Sophomore William H. MacArthur '20, a Cambridge local, ran for the ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 08

‘Substantially unofficial’ results released for City Council, School Committee races

... p.m. to the counting room at the Citywide Senior Center in Central Square. ... In the council race, the “quota” needed to be elected in Cambridge's ...

    'Substantially unofficial' results released for City Council, School Committee races
    p.m. to the counting room at the Citywide Senior Center in Central Square. ... In the council race, the "quota" needed to be elected in Cambridge's ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 08

Brighton Man Arrested for Cambridge Bank Robbery

"Moments later, officers responded to the Central Square T station outbound platform as a train had just arrived from Harvard Square. Emergency ...

    Brighton Man Arrested for Cambridge Bank Robbery
    "Moments later, officers responded to the Central Square T station outbound platform as a train had just arrived from Harvard Square. Emergency ...
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Nov 08

Owner of Hubba Hubba, friend to many, leaves a hole in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE — Over 40 years in and around Central Square, Susan Phelps's Hubba Hubba evolved from a vintage-clothing store with a hint of ...

    Owner of Hubba Hubba, friend to many, leaves a hole in Cambridge
    CAMBRIDGE - Over 40 years in and around Central Square, Susan Phelps's Hubba Hubba evolved from a vintage-clothing store with a hint of ...
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Nov 08

Failure in aging voting machine technology delaying election results by at least an hour

Cambridge voting results – usually slow to be revealed, thanks to the ... crowd gathered in Central Square's Citywide Senior Center for the vote count.

    Failure in aging voting machine technology delaying election results by at least an hour
    Cambridge voting results - usually slow to be revealed, thanks to the ... crowd gathered in Central Square's Citywide Senior Center for the vote count. This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 08

The good, bad and ugly sides to being a tourist in Cambridge

For centuries, there has been a market in Cambridge's central square and the City Life and Open Spaces audio walk starts at the Guildhall on Market ...

    The good, bad and ugly sides to being a tourist in Cambridge
    For centuries, there has been a market in Cambridge's central square and the City Life and Open Spaces audio walk starts at the Guildhall on Market ...
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Nov 07

There's no gray day Graffiti Alley can't brig...

There's no gray day Graffiti Alley can't brighten up. #CentralSQ 📷: @jimmy_wils

    Central Square Business Association
    There's no gray day Graffiti Alley can't brighten up. #CentralSQ 📷: @jimmy_wils
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Man arrested for robbing a bank in Cambridge

“The bank robbery suspect was quickly identified and taken into custody at the Central Square T Station,” police said in a post to their Twitter feed.

    Man arrested for robbing a bank in Cambridge
    "The bank robbery suspect was quickly identified and taken into custody at the Central Square T Station," police said in a post to their Twitter feed.
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Nov 07

Cambridge police: Brighton man allegedly robs Brattle Street bank

Cambridge police: Brighton man allegedly robs Brattle Street bank .... as officers responded to the outbound platform of the Central Square station ...

    Cambridge police: Brighton man allegedly robs Brattle Street bank
    Cambridge police: Brighton man allegedly robs Brattle Street bank .... as officers responded to the outbound platform of the Central Square station ... This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
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Nov 07

‘An angel among angels’: Cambridge mourns death of Hubba Hubba owner Susan ‘Suzi’ Phelps

She was 'One of a Kind' for sure and an icon in the Cambridge area. ... Phelps opened Hubba Hubba at its first location in Central Square in 1978.

    'An angel among angels': Cambridge mourns death of Hubba Hubba owner Susan 'Suzi' Phelps
    She was 'One of a Kind' for sure and an icon in the Cambridge area. ... Phelps opened Hubba Hubba at its first location in Central Square in 1978. This is a syndicated post. Read the entire original post "
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 07

A New Boston Collective Wants To Combat Institutional Racism In Theater

... people of color — rehearse with scripts in hand, just like they'll be doing for the reading, in a few hours at the Central Square Theater in Cambridge.

    A New Boston Collective Wants To Combat Institutional Racism In Theater
    people of color - rehearse with scripts in hand, just like they'll be doing for the reading, in a few hours at the Central Square Theater in Cambridge.
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 06

Rachel Platten’s gigs make ‘Waves’

As part of her tour, Platten will be performing tonight at Sonia in Central Square, Cambridge — a place that conjures up even more pangs of nostalgia ...

    Rachel Platten's gigs make 'Waves'
    As part of her tour, Platten will be performing tonight at Sonia in Central Square, Cambridge - a place that conjures up even more pangs of nostalgia ...
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 05

Central Square Business Association added 2 n...

Have you heard? The Central Walls project is taking over #CentralSQ and world-renown public space artist Eltono is painting the IDEO building! 📷: @cfyw & @angelinayzhou on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    Central Square Business Association, Cambridge, MA. 2,102 likes · 37 talking about this · 204 were here. The Central Square Cultural District is a historic, dining, shopping, and entertainment...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 05

RIP: Susan Phelps, owner and founder of Hubba Hubba in Cambridge, has died

It spent several years in Cambridge's Central Square before moving to its ... Boston and Cambridge Headbangers, punks, skins and goths owe her a ...

    RIP: Susan Phelps, owner and founder of Hubba Hubba in Cambridge, has died
    It spent several years in Cambridge's Central Square before moving to its ... Boston and Cambridge Headbangers, punks, skins and goths owe her a ...
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 03

October 2017 in Review, From Lobster Rolls to Cider Doughnuts

Dorchester Is Getting a Sicilian Restaurant: Zia Gianna Caffe and Bakery will ... Dig Inn (Prudential Center, 800 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): There's ... Momi Nonmi (1128 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge): A modern ...

    October 2017 in Review, From Lobster Rolls to Cider Doughnuts
    Dorchester Is Getting a Sicilian Restaurant: Zia Gianna Caffe and Bakery will ... Dig Inn (Prudential Center, 800 Boylston St., Back Bay, Boston): There's ... Momi Nonmi (1128 Cambridge St., Inman Square, Cambridge): A modern ...
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Nov 03

A Look at the Dark Room Collective and the Psychedelic Club

Back in Cambridge, the two poets turned their 3-story Victorian-style house in Central Square—31 Inman Street—into a hub for black artists. Though ...

    A Look at the Dark Room Collective and the Psychedelic Club
    Back in Cambridge, the two poets turned their 3-story Victorian-style house in Central Square-31 Inman Street-into a hub for black artists. Though ...
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 03

Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 3-5

... Harvard University's Farkas Hall Studio, 10-12 Holyoke St., Harvard Square. ... 11 Divinity Ave., in the Agassiz neighborhood near Harvard Square. ... Central America and Caribbean Program at the David Rockefeller Center ... Saturday at Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St., West Cambridge.

    Five things to do this weekend: Nov. 3-5
    Harvard University's Farkas Hall Studio, 10-12 Holyoke St., Harvard Square. ... 11 Divinity Ave., in the Agassiz neighborhood near Harvard Square. ... Central America and Caribbean Program at the David Rockefeller Center ... Saturday at Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt Auburn St., West Cambridge.
    http://centralsquare.com

Nov 02

Central Square Business Association added 10 ...

#TBT to #CentralSCARE this past Halloweekend! We had a wonderful season of bringing local artists and vendors together for #CentralFlea in partnership with New England Open Markets. Stay tuned for details about future fleas! Photos by Matthew Coffey.

    Central Square Business Association
    Central Square Business Association, Cambridge, MA. 2,102 likes · 33 talking about this · 204 were here. The Central Square Cultural District is a historic, dining, shopping, and entertainment...
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