27 hours ago

Heads up, #CentralSQ! Due to the weather fore...

Heads up, #CentralSQ! Due to the weather forecast and holiday weekend, we have decided to cancel this weekend’s #CentralFlea. Enjoy the long weekend! Be sure to visit us when we pick it back up on June 3rd: bit.ly/CentralFlea2018

    Central Square Business Association
    Heads up, #CentralSQ! Due to the weather forecast and holiday weekend, we have decided to cancel this weekend's #CentralFlea. Enjoy the long weekend! Be sure to visit us when we pick it back up on...
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29 hours ago

#MemorialDayWeekend plans: stuntin’ at the #C...

#MemorialDayWeekend plans: stuntin’ at the #CentralFlea. 🕶 Every Sunday from 11am to 5pm! 📷: @etalley_ on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    MemorialDayWeekend plans: stuntin' at the #CentralFlea. 🕶 Every Sunday from 11am to 5pm! 📷: @etalley_ on Instagram
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30 hours ago

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

2 days 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

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    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
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Guerilla Opera Looks to the Future at their Season Finale!

OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA

    Guerilla Opera Looks to the Future at their Season Finale!
    Whet your appetite for the "enterprising" (Opera News) Guerilla Opera's productions and recordings to come at "Emergence I," a concert presentation featuring a first-listen to new music from Mischa Salkind-Pearl's A Dead Body based on the short story by Anton Chekhov, libretto by Franny Zhang, as well as beloved revivals of Marti Epstein's magical Rumpelstiltskin and Per Bloland's dark and brilliant Pedr Solis with libretto by Paul Schick.
    http://guerillaopera.org

3 days ago

With all the public art in #CentralSQ, there’...

With all the public art in #CentralSQ, there’s a photo op at every corner 👑 #CitizensOfCentralSQ 📷: Art and Seeking

    Central Square Business Association
    With all the public art in #CentralSQ, there's a photo op at every corner 👑 #CitizensOfCentralSQ 📷: Art and Seeking
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4 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square was live.
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5 days ago

Fresh food coming through! #CSBA member Viale...

Fresh food coming through! #CSBA member Viale is now serving lunch every Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. See the menu: bit.ly/LunchAtViale 📷: @super9v on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    Fresh food coming through! #CSBA member Viale is now serving lunch every Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm. See the menu: bit.ly/LunchAtViale 📷: @super9v on Instagram
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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

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

May 19

Fingers crossed for clear skies tomorrow! We’...

Fingers crossed for clear skies tomorrow! We’ll be rocking the #CentralFlea with from 11am to 5pm at University Park. More details & RSVP: Central Flea 📷: Graffito SP

    Central Square Business Association
    Fingers crossed for clear skies tomorrow! We'll be rocking the #CentralFlea with from 11am to 5pm at University Park. More details & RSVP: Central Flea 📷: Graffito SP
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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.

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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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 17

Have you heard of Liam's Lunches of Love? Lia...

Have you heard of Liam's Lunches of Love? Liam is an 11-year-old Central Square native who has made it his mission to help the homeless. Learn more about his family’s lunch program in their #CitizensOfCentralSQ spotlight on our blog:

    #CitizensOfCentralSQ Spotlight: Liam's Lunches of Love
    Meet The Hannons! 11-year-old Liam and his father, Scott, founded Liam's Lunches of Love in June of 2017 and are now serving around 50 to 70 lunches per week to those less fortunate in our Central Square neighborhood. "It all started because Liam didn't want to go to summer camp, but I needed him to stay busy.
    https://centralsquarecambridge.com

May 16

#CitizensOfCentralSQ Spotlight: Liam’s Lunches of Love

#CitizensOfCentralSQ Spotlight: Liam’s Lunches of Love

    #CitizensOfCentralSQ Spotlight: Liam's Lunches of Love
    Meet The Hannons! 11-year-old Liam and his father, Scott, founded Liam's Lunches of Love in June of 2017 and are now serving around 50 to 70 lunches per week to those less fortunate in our Central Square neighborhood. "It all started because Liam didn't want to go to summer camp, but I needed him to stay busy.
    https://centralsquarecambridge.com

May 15

Harvard Square updated their cover photo.

    Harvard Square
    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 14

The Central Square Farmers Market returns tod...

The Central Square Farmers Market returns today! #ShopLocal every Monday from 12-6pm in the parking lot behind Graffiti Alley. 📷: @rego301 on Instagram

    Central Square Business Association
    The Central Square Farmers Market returns today! #ShopLocal every Monday from 12-6pm in the parking lot behind Graffiti Alley. 📷: @rego301 on Instagram
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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. 

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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.

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.

    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 11

Take Mom to the #CentralFlea this #MothersDay...

Take Mom to the #CentralFlea this #MothersDay! We’ll have all the vintage, art, food, & drinks she could ever dream of. #CitizensOfCentralSQ

    Central Square Business Association
    Take Mom to the #CentralFlea this #MothersDay! We'll have all the vintage, art, food, & drinks she could ever dream of. #CitizensOfCentralSQ
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May 11

Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https:...

Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-may-newsletter

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC: May Newsletter - https://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-may-newsletter
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May 09

Allston Brighton CDC added 5 new photos.

Thank you North Shore CDC for hosting today's MACDC's Organizer Peer Group meeting & tour of the Punto Urban Art Museum! The artwork is stunning!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 08

Central Square Business Association added 4 n...

Thanks to all who came out for the first #CentralFlea of the season! We’re doing it again EVERY SUNDAY at University Park. Shop, eat, + drink local with us in #CentralSQ: bit.ly/CentralFlea2018

    Central Square Business Association
    Central Square Business Association added a new photo.
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May 08

Harvard Square updated their cover photo.

Artist Jason Talbot's wings painted during MayFair. Come by Palmer Street and take your own photo and tag us! Photo by Bill Manley.

    Harvard Square
    Artist Jason Talbot's wings painted during MayFair. Come by Palmer Street and take your own photo and tag us! Photo by Bill Manley.
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May 07

Kris_Butler posted 2 photos to Flickr:

May 06

Jason Talbot's fabulous creation.

Jason Talbot's fabulous creation.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. 55,238 likes · 1,008 talking about this · 236,195 were here. Welcome! Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining, cultural and historical destination.
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May 06

Harvard Square was live.

Jason Talbot's fabulous creation.

    Harvard Square
    Jason Talbot's fabulous creation.
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May 06

Coming Attractions: May 6 through 22 — What Will Light Your Fire

Wig Out! by Tarell Alvin McCraney. Directed by Summer L. Williams. An American Repertory Theater production presented in collaboration with Company One Theatre at Oberon 2 Arrow St. Cambridge, MA, through May 13.

Sanders Theatre/Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

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Childs Gallery, 169 Newbury Street, Boston, 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.

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

...Neil Bartlett. Directed by Daniel Bourdreau. 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...

...Project, 1486 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA, May 11 through 20 and at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre 949 Commonwealth ave, Boston, MA, May 23 through 27...

...Director, Allyssa Jones. Choreography by Jean Appolon. Staged by Lyric Stage Company of Boston at 40 Clarendon Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA, May 18 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.

Performing Arts Center at 51 Walden, Concord, MA

At Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

Church of the Covenant, 67 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

At the First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA

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

    Coming Attractions: May 6 through 22 - 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 This 17th Annual International Film Series promotes cross-cultural performances as well as ethnic cuisine via Monday screenings of international feature films, documentaries, animation, and shorts.
    http://artsfuse.org

May 06

Harvard Square is live now.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square is live now.
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May 06

Harvard Square was live.

Mariachis....in Harvard Square

    Harvard Square
    Mariachis....in Harvard Square
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May 06

Harvard Square is live now.

Setting up for Harvard Square Mayfair celebration....

    Harvard Square
    Setting up for Harvard Square Mayfair celebration....
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May 06

Central Square Business Association added 4 n...

35 vintage + antique dealers • 70 artists + designers • 27 food trucks + vendors • Brand new location + beer garden The #CentralFlea opens for the season at 11am! Click through to see everything you need to know.

    Central Square Business Association
    Central Square Business Association added a new photo.
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May 05

May 04

Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few resident...

Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few residents from our housing. #MayThe4thBeWithYou

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Celebrating Star Wars Day with a few residents from our housing. #MayThe4thBeWithYou
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May 04

Allston Brighton CDC added 2 new photos.

Thanks so much to Ken and Deanna for coming by yesterday and to PrimeLending, A PlainsCapital Company for their charitable contribution to Allston Brighton CDC! Your support will help build a stronger, more stable #Allston #BrightonMA community.

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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