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A Guide to Boston’s Non-Local Coffee Chains

...within the past 48 hours. Blue Bottle Coffee opened its first location in Massachusetts at 40 Bow St. in Cambridge in early 2018. In mid-May, another location opened in Downtown Boston, and...

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Intelligentsia is on the verge of adding a second location in the area, this one in Boston proper, at 225 Franklin St. in the Financial District.

Founded in Philadelphia, La Colombe has since opened locations in New York, Chicago, Washington, DC, and Boston, starting with a location near South Station, which opened early in 2016. A second location opened in December 2017 in Boston’s Seaport District, at 29 Northern Ave.

...has since grown to have more than 1600 locations worldwide, including one in Boston at 333 Massachusetts Ave. (near Symphony Hall). The chain sources its beans from Brazil, Bolivia, and Papua New Guinea...

...coffee chain that first opened in Boston on Newbury Street in 2014, relocated to Framingham (181 Concord St.) in April of 2017. Owner Diego Gonzales closed down the Boston cafe in October 2016...

Case in point: In May 2016, the South Boston neighborhood contested plans for Starbucks at 749 E Broadway. Members of the community expressed concern that the coffee chain would take business away from...

    A Guide to Boston's Non-Local Coffee Chains
    Bostonians love their coffee, and while New England's loyalty to Dunkin' Donuts runs deep, there are plenty of out-of-towners making moves to contend for a portion of the local love. Here's a look at the non-local coffee companies that have started to lay down roots in Boston, many of which already provide the beans that fuel some of the local shops.
    https://boston.eater.com

46 hours ago

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square was live.
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2 days ago

Harvard Square shared a link.

    Harvard Square Survey - Please tell us about you!
    Harvard Square is an authentic urban place where all are welcomed. Take a stroll down any street in the Square and you will find global leaders and homeless veterans, chess players and skateboarders, musicians and poets, students and professors, visitors and residents coming together in this sometimes zany, sometimes Zen but always unparalleled place we know and love as Harvard Square.
    http://www.harvardsquare.com

2 days ago

Gig with us! We're hiring musicians 🎤🎸 to per...

Gig with us! We're hiring musicians 🎤🎸 to perform at the Ashmont Farmers Market this season. Apply below for a chance to play. We can offer $75 + an opportunity to busk and sell merchandise in beautiful Peabody Square!

    Entertainment Series Application 2018
    Each Friday in market season, The Ashmont Farmers Market provides live entertainment in Peabody Square. We are seeking musicians, artists, or entertainers to play at the market for our weekly Entertainment Series each Friday from 4 - 6:30pm beginning June 29th.
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2 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

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    Harvard Square was live.
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2 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC added 5 new photos.

#TBT to the Commonwealth Tenant Association Candidate's Night last week: Allston Brighton CDC staff and volunteers have been working alongside residents of the Commonwealth Apartments and the Boston Housing Authority on their tenant elections. We're so excited to be a part of their leadership development process!

    Allston Brighton CDC
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2 days ago

Your Guide to Memorial Day 2018 Events around Boston

May 25-May 27, Friday starting at 2:45, all day Saturday and Sunday, Harvard Athletic Complex; 65 N. Harvard St., Boston; bostoncalling.com.

May 25-May 28, Friday 6 p.m.-12 a.m., Saturday and Sunday 12 p.m.-12 a.m., Monday 12 p.m.-11 p.m., Club Passim; 47 Palmer St., Cambridge; passim.org.

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May 23-May 28, all day starting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Boston Common; 139 Tremont St.; Boston, massmilitaryheroes.org.

May 28, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts; 465 Huntington Ave., Boston; mfa.org

    Your Guide to Memorial Day Weekend Events in Boston
    From the Garden of Flags to the Campfire.festival, there's more than enough going on in Boston to keep you busy this holiday weekend. Dust off your white pants and get the grill going, Boston: It's finally Memorial Day.
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3 days ago

We're so grateful that the State House has pa...

We're so grateful that the State House has passed a 2.15 million supplemental budget that will extend Healthy Incentives Program funding through the next fiscal year! You can once again earn HIP benefit on your SNAP fruit and veggie purchases starting TOMORROW, May 23. Find a location accepting HIP at mass.gov/agr/massgrown/hip.htm and earn HIP credit at the Ashmont Farmers Market starting Friday, June 29!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    We're so grateful that the State House has passed a 2.15 million supplemental budget that will extend Healthy Incentives Program funding through the next fiscal year! You can once again earn HIP...
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3 days ago

We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsor...

We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsors! We're so grateful for the support of the sponsors who've already committed to supporting our market this year! Blue Hills Bank, Carney Hospital, City of Boston Credit Union, Eastern Bank Fields Corner Business Lab, Codman Square Health Center, and UMass Boston, THANK YOU. We're so grateful for your support as we kick-off another amazing season in Peabody Square, June 29th! If you'd like to sponsor the market, it's not too late! We're accepting sponsorship applications through June 5th. You can find out more at tinyurl.com/SponsorAFM

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsors! We're so grateful for the support of the sponsors who've already committed to supporting our market this year! Blue Hills Bank, Carney Hospital, City...
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4 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

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4 days ago

Community forum Wednesday aims to help revive Heights

...says Karen Walson in the release. She co-owns Classic Kitchen and Bath Design at 1321 Mass. Ave. in the Heights. "It’s exciting that the town has taken the time and invested...

    Community forum Wednesday aims to help revive Heights - > YourArlington.com - Your news, your views
    Participate in developing a Neighborhood Action Plan The town's Planning Department is working with the Metropolitan Area Planning Council on a neighborhood action plan for Arlington Heights and invite you to a community forum set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, at the Dallin Elementary School.
    https://www.yourarlington.com

5 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC shared Allston ForwardMa...

We love seeing residents of Allston Brighton CDC housing giving back - that's Arthur on the far right!

    Allston ForwardMass
    Our monthly volunteer day at Cradles to Crayons!
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5 days ago

A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Impeachment, sacred spaces, Jelly comedy

“The Amorous Heart: An Unconventional History of Love” with Marilyn Yalom from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at The Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Free.

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Skip the Small Talk from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Aeronaut Brewing, 14 Tyler St., near Union Square, Somerville. Admission is $10 for this 21-plus event.

Malcolm Mooney and Herbcraft from 8 to 11 p.m. at First Church Somerville UCC, 89 College Ave., between Davis and Powder House squares in Somerville. Tickets are $12 (or $13.41 with the online service fee).

Jelly: Women in Comedy Night from 9:30 to 11 p.m. at ImprovBoston, 40 Prospect St., Central Square. Tickets are $10.

Fresh Dance Friday with ProviDance Project from 4 to 5 p.m. Friday at Green Street Studios, 185 Green St., Central Square. Free.

Standing Waves Series with Aki Onda from 4 to 6 p.m. at The MIT Press Bookstore, 301 Massachusetts Ave., in The Port neighborhood near Central Square. Free, with a suggested donation of $5 to $10.

    A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Impeachment, sacred spaces, Jelly comedy
    "The Amorous Heart: An Unconventional History of Love" with Marilyn Yalom from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at The Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Free. Scholar Marilyn Yalom explains the history of the two-lobed heart symbol from scripture and tapestry to T-shirts and text messages, shedding light on how we have expressed love since antiquity.
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6 days ago

Coming Attractions: May 20 through June 5 — What Will Light Your Fire

...Directed by Diane Paulus. Staged by the American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA, through July 15...

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Childs Gallery, 169 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

Gallery NAGA, 67 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

MIT List Visual Arts Center, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA

Boston College, 2101 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston MA

Allegiance Book by Mark Acito, Jay Kuo & Lorenzo Thione. Music and Lyrics by Jay Kuo. Directed by Paul Daigneault. Music Direction by Matthew Stern. Choreography by Ilyse Robbins. Staged by SpeakEasy Stage Company at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, through June 2.

The Plague, the novel by Albert Camus, adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett. Directed by Daniel Boudreau. Staged by Praxis Stage at the Dorchester Art Project, 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA, May 11 through 20 and at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre 949 Commonwealth ave, Boston, MA, through May 27.

The Plague, the novel by Albert Camus, adapted for the stage by Neil Bartlett. Directed by Daniel Boudreau. Staged by Praxis Stage at the Dorchester Art Project, 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA, May 11 through 20 and at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre 949 Commonwealth ave, Boston, MA, through May 27.

...Director, Allyssa Jones. Choreography by Jean Appolon. Staged by Lyric Stage Company of Boston at 40 Clarendon Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA, through June 24...

Brokelahomo musical comedy by Ryan Landry. Staged by the Gold Dust Orphans, at MACHINE, 1254 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, through May 27.

After Grace by Cary Crim. Directed by Regge Life. Staged by Shakespeare & Company in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre, 70 Kemble Street, Lenox, MA, May 24 through July 15.

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At the First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA

    Coming Attractions: May 20 through June 5 - What Will Light Your Fire
    Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks. By The Arts Fuse Staff Film A restoration of this great 1968 revisionist Spaghetti Western. The Italians had no interest in heroism; their westerns flourished in an era seething with cynicism and contempt for government.
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May 18

Want to work at the market? We're hiring an a...

Want to work at the market? We're hiring an assistant for our upcoming season (Fridays, June 29-October 19). Apply or share this opportunity with someone who'd be passionate about supporting food-access and building community this season!

    Market Assistant 2018.pdf
    https://drive.google.com

May 18

Here’s Where to Watch the Royal Wedding in Boston

...citrus, and carrot cake treats available starting at 11 a.m. $3 per doughnut, Harvest, 44 Brattle St., Cambridge, harvestcambridge.com...

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...the event proceeds will be donated to Franciscan Children’s hospital. $88, Mandarin Oriental Boston, 776 Boylston St., Boston, tickets...

...s lovely Royal Roses gummies to commemorate the day. Sold out, the Fairmont Copley Plaza, 138 Saint James Ave., Boston, fairmont.com...

...booth will be open to make guests’ Instagrammable dreams come true. Prices vary, Café Fleuri, 250 Franklin St., Boston, reservations...

...Framingham 16 to screen the festivities starting at 10 a.m. $10, Fenway Stadium 13, 201 Brookline Ave., Boston; AMC Assembly Row 12, 395 Artisan Way, Somerville; AMC Framingham 16, 22 Flutie Pass...

    Where to Watch the Royal Wedding in Boston
    From the Mandarin Oriental Boston to the Fairmont Copley Plaza, several spaces around the Hub will be hosting festive streaming parties in honor of the special bash. You've memorized a slide deck with details on the royal family tree. You've decided you can pull off saying the words "posh" and "rubbish" without it being too weird.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

May 17

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like T...

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management, referrals, leadership development opportunities (as pictured), financial coaching, and more. Thank you for your contributions to the #Allston #BrightonMA community!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management,...
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May 17

Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.

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    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 17

What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

...and cupcake with elderflower meringue buttercream, inspired by the betrothed’s wedding cake. At Harvest (44 Brattle St., Cambridge), there will be handful of wedding cake-inspired doughnuts to have in-house (or...

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Central Flea, Sundays, May 6-October, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 41 Sidney St, Cambridge, newenglandopenmarkets.com.

Sunday, May 20, seatings at 5:30 and 8 p.m., Wink & Nod, 3 Appleton St., South End, Boston, Eventbrite.

    What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend
    Plus, where to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding with English pale ale and fancy cupcakes; new brunch menus at Fat Baby in South Boston, Bambara Kitchen and other restaurants; and more weekend dining events, food, and drinks.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

May 17

Harvard Square was live — at The Harvard Coop...

Meet our new friends from Brownsville Collegiate Charter School in Brooklyn visiting Harvard Square for the first time! #wheresdenisetoday #cambridge #harvardsq #harvardsquare #youdidagoodjob #7thgrade #HarvardCoop #wings #photoop

    Harvard Square
    Meet our new friends from Brownsville Collegiate Charter School in Brooklyn visiting Harvard Square for the first time! #wheresdenisetoday #cambridge #harvardsq #harvardsquare #youdidagoodjob...
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May 17

The Harvard Square Business Association is ho...

The Harvard Square Business Association is honored to commemorate the 367th commencement of Harvard University. Founded in 1636, the university is the cornerstone of our community. We congratulate the class of 2018 who are so full of hope and promise as they promenade in their caps and gowns.

    Harvard Square Business Association Newsletter - Special Commencement & Cultural Edition - Issue 20
    The Harvard Square Business Association is honored to commemorate the 367 th commencement of Harvard University. Founded in 1636, the university is the cornerstone of our community. We congratulate the class of 2018 who are so full of hope and promise as they promenade in their caps and gowns.
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May 15

Harvard Square updated their cover photo.

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    Harvard Square updated their cover photo.
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May 15

Allston Brighton CDC shared Brighton Main Str...

Don't miss Brighton Main Streets annual meeting tonight and the chance to win Boston Calling tickets!

    Brighton Main Streets
    Our FREE annual meeting and celebration is tonight! Lots of door prizes, PLUS, make a donation in any amount to be entered to win Boston Calling Music Festival tickets! Our bylaws require us to...
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May 15

Check Out Our Picks for Tomorrow’s National Barbecue Day

16-18 Eliot St., Cambridge

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    Check Out Our Picks for Tomorrow's National Barbecue Day | BU Today | Boston University
    10 local spots you'll want to try Barbecue is a distinctly American cuisine. But ask people to define it and you'll likely get many answers. Different regions have distinct ways of preparing it. There's Memphis-style, Kansas City-style, Carolina-style, and Texas-style. There's the beef vs pork vs chicken debate, the dry rub vs wet rub-then there's the sauce: vinegar or ketchup?
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May 14

A week of Cambridge, Somerville events: Grolier Poetry Festival, Lego prom, more

Resistance Mic at 8 p.m. at Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Harvard Square. Tickets range from $5 to $25. 

Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at The A.R.T. at Harvard University, 64 Brattle St., Harvard Square. Tickets are $20.

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Singer-Songwriter Showcase from 10 p.m. to midnight at The Plough & Stars, 912 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.

World Qualifier Speed Slam at the Boston Poetry Slam from 7:15 p.m. to midnight at The Cantab Lounge, 738 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.

Comedy: 8 O’Clock at 730 Vol. XXVI: Diddle Diddle Haaay Edition from 8 to 10 p.m. at 730 Tavern, 730 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.

FirstWorks theater premiere: “Haunted by Hypatia” from 8 to 10 p.m. at Unity Somerville, 6 William St., just off College Avenue near Davis Square, Somerville. Suggested donation of $5.

Soirée de Musique de Chambre from  7:30 to 9 p.m. at the New School of Music, 25 Lowell St., West Cambridge. Free.

Grolier Poetry Festival: Open House & Street Fair from noon to 6 p.m. at the Grolier Poetry Bookstore on 6 Plympton St., Harvard Square. Free. (Rain date is June 2.)

Red Inman Square Walking Tour from 11 a.m. to noon, leaving from the Practice Space Design Studio, 1307 Cambridge St., Inman Square. Tickets are $5.

    A week of Cambridge, Somerville events: Grolier Poetry Festival, Lego prom, more
    Teams of local filmmakers were given exactly 48 hours to make movies, and here's the first half of the 60 short films they wrote, shot, edited and scored over the sleepless weekend of May 5. Information is here. Each showcase in this semi-regular series features solo artists playing original material.
    http://www.cambridgeday.com

May 13

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