13 hours ago

Bobby Mac the Knife's mobile sharpening retur...

Bobby Mac the Knife's mobile sharpening returns this Friday Farmers Market! Sharpen up your dull knives🔪 scissors ✂️ or even lawnmower blades from 3-7pm this week. Bobby can return your utensils to razor sharp while you shop. Look for Bobby's van in #PeabodySquare and see bobbymactheknife.com for information on services and prices. If you have a large item (lawn mower blades) please arrive early to ensure same day service!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Bobby Mac the Knife's mobile sharpening returns this Friday Farmers Market! Sharpen up your dull knives🔪 scissors ✂️ or even lawnmower blades from 3-7pm this week. Bobby can return your utensils to...
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14 hours ago

Join us this Friday for our Seniors Market! O...

Join us this Friday for our Seniors Market! Our vendors this week will have a special focus on our elders and anyone 65 and up can enter our raffle to win a #FarmersMarket prize pack at the market table. This week, join us at the market for: 👵🏼 Aging in Boston, Harbor Health Services, Inc., and Standish Village will all be with providing resources and information on aging, nutrition, and health. 🔪Bobby Mac's Mobile Sharpening LLC. truck will sharpen your knives & blades 🎸 Entertainment from Eric Royer's One Man band who'll create fun tunes on a Guitar Machine and banjo! Our entertainment this this week is sponsored by 🌿 Back to Life Chiropractic & Wellness! This and every week, we'll have: 🥕 Spring Brook Farm of Littleton selling heirloom tomatoes, beans, squash, eggs, Carlisle Honey, preserves, meat, and more! 🥔 Sibling Organic Farm selling veggies and Asian greens 🥖 Fornax Bread Company with boules, baguettes, baguette, batards, and twists. 🐟 EverGreen Delivery offering Red's Best fish from local dayboat fishermen including Tuna, Striped Bass, Halibut and Scallops as well as Boston Smoked Fish Co products including Bluefish Pate and Salmon Bacon. You can pre-order at evergreendelivery.bike 🧘🏾‍♀️ 4 Corners Yoga + Wellness Yoga in Peabody Square, 4-5pm. Bring water, a Yoga Mat and a towel. 🍽️ Our #SummerEats site serving free, healthy meals to Kids and Teens 4-5:30pm at the Market.

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Join us this Friday for our Seniors Market! Our vendors this week will have a special focus on our elders and anyone 65 and up can enter our raffle to win a #FarmersMarket prize pack at the market...
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17 hours ago

Local Italian restaurant hit by Harvard Square fire

Local firefighters worked quickly to respond to a two-alarm fire Tuesday morning in Harvard Square. Cambridge fire officials said the blaze began in the back of Toscano, the Italian restaurant that occupies the first floor of the three-floor brick building on the corner of Story and Brattle streets.

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There was minor damage to the building at 5 Story St.

    Local Italian restaurant hit by Harvard Square fire
    Local firefighters responded quickly to the two-alarm blaze, which sent black smoke billowing above Cambridge. Local firefighters worked quickly to respond to a two-alarm fire Tuesday morning in Harvard Square. Cambridge fire officials said the blaze began in the back of Toscano, the Italian restaurant that occupies the first floor of the three-floor brick building on the corner of Story and Brattle streets.
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28 hours ago

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2 days ago

A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance with Soul Clap, a jazz open mic, more

Resist(D)ance: Under Construction from 7 p.m. to midnight at Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Harvard Square. Tickets are $20. The first two hours will be a forum for local...

Find Waldo! search party and activities from 1 to 4 p.m. starting at Palmer and Brattle streets, Harvard Square. Free, but register here. Mark three decades of wondering “Where’s Waldo...

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Shakespeare Slam from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Burren, 247 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville. There is a suggested donation of $5 for admission. A Shakespeare open...

...and Heather Abel read from 7 to 8:15 p.m. at Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Free. Luloff’s “Remind Me Again What Happened” is the tense, haunting tale...

...Storytime and BYOPIcnic from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Somerville Community Growing Center, 22 Vinal Ave., near Union Square, Somerville. Free. Pack a picnic, grab a favorite bedtime friend, put pajamas...

...Open Mic & Vocal Showcase from 7:30 to 11 p.m. at La Fabrica Central, 450 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free, but donations to the Musicians Economic Recovery Program are encouraged. There are...

NorthBeast Regional Team Slam II at the Boston Poetry Slam from 7:15 p.m. to midnight at The Cantab Lounge, 738 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. There’s a $5 cover. 

...Nerds: A “30 Rock” Quiz! from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Somerville Brewing, 15 Ward St., East Somerville. Play is $5 per person. We don’t usually hype trivia nights, but...

Mind Myths from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Ave., in The Port neighborhood. Tickets are $15. Can you teach an old dog new tricks...

...radio play from 8 to 10 p.m. at Boston Brunch Church (formerly Responsible Grace), 204 Elm St., Davis Square, North Cambridge. Tickets are $15. The Post-Meridian Radio Players present three mysteries...

...2 to 11 p.m. in the parking lot by the American Legion Marsh Post, 5 Greenough Blvd., West Cambridge. Admission is $30 (or $33.75 with the online fee), by reservation only...

    A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance with Soul Clap, a jazz open mic, more
    NorthBeast Regional Team Slam II at the Boston Poetry Slam from 7:15 p.m. to midnight at The Cantab Lounge, 738 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. There's a $5 cover.
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2 days ago

Coming Attractions: July 15 through 31– What Will Light Your Fire

Special Exhibitions Gallery, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

...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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Charlotte F. and Irving W. Rabb Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA

YELLOW PERIL. 60 Valley Street #5, Providence, RI

ICA Watershed, 256 Marginal Street, Boston, MA

Hostetter Gallery, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA

Cynthia Reeves, The Barn at 28 Main Street, Walpole, NH

The Taming by Lauren Gunderson. Directed by Juliet Bowler. Staged by Hub Theater Company at Club Cafe, 209 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA, through July 28.

Dark Room by George Brant. Directed by Olivia D’Ambrosio. Staged by Bridge Repertory at the Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second Street, Cambridge, MA, July 27 through August 16.

Sixth Annual Mad Dash, staged by Fresh Ink Theatre at the Lyric Stage, 140 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA, July 21.

Leftovers by Josh Wilder. Directed by Summer L. Williams. Staged by Company One Theatre at the Strand Theatre, 543 Columbia Road, Boston, MA, July 21 through August 18.

9 Wallis, Beverly, MA

    Coming Attractions: July 15 through 31- 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 The Luchino Visconti retrospect concludes with this 238 minute epic. "The film surrounds the excesses, dalliances, and eventual political censure of King Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845-1886), also known as the "Mad King."
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3 days ago

You heard it here: #Harvard was a consolation...

You heard it here: #Harvard was a consolation prize. ;-) 11 Little Known Facts about #CambMA via Cambridge Historical Commission http://www.cambridgema.gov/historic/cambridgehistory/elevenfacts

    Eleven Little-Known Facts of Cambridge History - Cambridge Historical Commission - City of Cambridge, Massachusetts
    Listing eleven little-known facts of Cambridge history.
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4 days ago

Ashmont Farmers Market was live.

Our guest Greater Ashmont Main Street #smallbiz STYLLISTIK salon with her own formula hair care products are at the market today!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Our guest Greater Ashmont Main Street #smallbiz STYLLISTIK salon with her own formula hair care products are at the market today!
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4 days ago

Ashmont Farmers Market shared their photo.

It's Friday Farmers Market Day! For all of today's offerings, check out our weekly calendar at tinyurl.com/afmcal See you at the Market on the MBTA Ashmont/Peabody Square Station Plaza, 3-7pm!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Ashmont Farmers Market, Boston, Massachusetts. 1K likes. An urban Farmers Market in the heart of Dorchester's Peabody Square (Ashmont MBTA plaza) June -...
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4 days ago

An Iconic Cambridge Deli and Food Shop Hits the Seaport District

Cardullo’s first opened in Harvard Square (5 Brattle St.) in 1950, and over nearly seven decades, it has sold everything from wine and beer to cheese, chocolate, tea, and assorted other retail goods. The shop’s deli counter has always been a popular lunch option in the neighborhood.

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...neighborhood that’s in the midst of massive growth. Cardullo’s Gourmet Shoppe debuted at 99 Seaport Blvd. this week, offering a hefty selection of retail food and beverage items and featuring a...

    An Iconic Cambridge Deli and Food Shop Hits the Seaport District
    A longtime food and wine shop in Cambridge's Harvard Square just expanded to a Boston neighborhood that's in the midst of massive growth. Cardullo's Gourmet Shoppe debuted at 99 Seaport Blvd. this week, offering a hefty selection of retail food and beverage items and featuring a deli counter serving up plenty of breakfast and lunch sandwiches.
    https://boston.eater.com

4 days ago

Variations on a Theme: The Great Restaurant Bake-off

44 Brattle St., Cambrudge, 617-868-2255, harvestcambridge.com.

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443 W. Broadway, Boston, 617-993-8080, caposouthboston.com.

569 Columbus Ave, Boston, 617-536-9500, srvboston.com.

    Variations on a Theme: The Great Restaurant Bake-off
    Want a cake a cut above the rest? Skip the bakery lines and order up a custom confection from one of your favorite restaurants in town. Before he became Executive Pastry Chef at Harvest, Joshua Livsey got his start in cake-making at a small sweets shop in Rhode Island, and even ran his own baking business.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

4 days ago

Do you ride @MBTA buses? Check out the Better...

Do you ride @MBTA buses? Check out the Better Bus Project #boston #CambMA #publictransit #masstransit https://www.mbta.com/projects/better-bus-project

    Better Bus Project | Transforming the T | MBTA
    Official website of the MBTA -- schedules, maps, and fare information for Greater Boston's public transportation system, including subway, commuter rail, bus routes, and boat lines.
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5 days ago

Join us this summer at the Ashmont Farmers Ma...

Join us this summer at the Ashmont Farmers Market for free meals! 🌞 All kids under 18 are welcome at our #SummerEatsMA site to sit and eat with us this Friday 4-5:30pm! #healthymeals #healthychildren

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Join us this summer at the Ashmont Farmers Market for free meals! 🌞 All kids under 18 are welcome at our #SummerEatsMA site to sit and eat with us this Friday 4-5:30pm! #healthymeals #healthychildren
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5 days ago

Do you #recycle right? Tips from City of Camb...

Do you #recycle right? Tips from City of Cambridge Department of Public Works (Official) & MassDEP. https://youtu.be/tabMxnrPSNE

    Recycling Contamination
    Learn how you can keep Cambridge's recycling stream clean and contamination free.
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6 days ago

With two weeks left in our Yoga in Peabody Sq...

With two weeks left in our Yoga in Peabody Square series with 4 Corners Yoga + Wellness, it's not too late to get limber. Join us Friday, 4-5pm for a free class suitable for all ages in front of the Ashmont Grill! 🧘🏻‍♀️🧘🏾‍♂️ Bring a mat and your water!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    With two weeks left in our Yoga in Peabody Square series with 4 Corners Yoga + Wellness, it's not too late to get limber. Join us Friday, 4-5pm for a free class suitable for all ages in front of the...
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6 days ago

Discover STYLLISTIK at this Friday Farmers Ma...

Discover STYLLISTIK at this Friday Farmers Market. This fabulous Greater Ashmont Main Street salon specializes in natural hair styles and products. Stop by to get your hair questions answered and purchase their custom hydration oils to condition, moisturize, and give your hair a shine! Friday, 3-7pm

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Discover STYLLISTIK at this Friday Farmers Market. This fabulous Greater Ashmont Main Street salon specializes in natural hair styles and products. Stop by to get your hair questions answered and...
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6 days ago

Take some time for you, start the summer of h...

Take some time for you, start the summer of healthy way. Yoga for all levels in Harvard Square.

    Free outdoor yoga in Winthrop Park in Harvard Square
    helps individuals to manage stress and gain resilience. The integration of mindfulness, yoga, nutrition and positive psychology provides clients with strategies to empower them through an integrative approach to healing from stress. Your Whole Healing helps facilitate change both on the individual level as well as helping to create healthy communities.
    http://www.harvardsquare.com

Jul 10

We've got a great neighborhood job for you! A...

We've got a great neighborhood job for you! Apply now.

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Ashmont Farmers Market, Boston, Massachusetts. 972 likes. An urban Farmers Market in the heart of Dorchester's Peabody Square (Ashmont MBTA plaza) June - October.
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Jul 10

We're excited to welcome the Boston Cyclists ...

We're excited to welcome the Boston Cyclists Union #BikeToMarket program to Peabody Square this Friday Farmers Market! BCU will be providing basic bike consultation and maintenance at the market. Of course, you can always head across the street to Ashmont Cycles for major repairs or for a new set of wheel. Roll on over the market, 3-7pm.

    Boston Cyclists Union
    Want to volunteer or learn how to work on your bike? Sign up here! The Boston Cyclists Union started the Bike to Market program in 2010 to increase access to bike repair services in areas underserved by bike shops.
    https://bostoncyclistsunion.org

Jul 10

Ashmont Farmers Market shared Greater Ashmont...

Why shop at the #FarmersMarket? Of course, you're getting fresh, local food, but that's only the beginning! https://www.pps.org/article/the-benefits-of-public-markets

    Greater Ashmont Main Street
    Ever wonder why Greater Ashmont Main Street runs the Ashmont Farmers Market in our Boston Main Streets district? Here's a few of our favorite reasons brought to you by the Project for Public Spaces....
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Jul 10

Ashmont Farmers Market shared UMass Boston Co...

Thanks for the shoutout UMass Boston Community Relations! We appreciate your support!

    UMass Boston Community Relations
    UMass Boston Community Relations added a new photo.
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Jul 10

Curious about the red flags installed at the ...

Curious about the red flags installed at the Harvard Science Center plaza? https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2018/06/artistic-canopy-creates-comfort-zone-in-science-center-plaza/

    Artistic canopy creates comfort zone in Science Center Plaza
    Just outside the Science Center, waves of shade cascade across the plaza, providing respite from the summer sun - the product of a recently installed canopy dubbed Wavelength that combines form and function to create a practical and visually striking work of art.
    https://news.harvard.edu

Jul 09

What's posted to this compelling bulletin boa...

What's posted to this compelling bulletin board outside of the Sacramento Street Community Garden (hint: a surprising history of the field)? Come find out and celebrate the opening of Sacramento Field on Wednesday, July 11 at 5:30 PM - http://agassiz.org/2018/06/sacramento-field-celebration/

    Agassiz Baldwin Community
    What's posted to this compelling bulletin board outside of the Sacramento Street Community Garden (hint: a surprising history of the field)? Come find out and celebrate the opening of Sacramento...
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Jul 09

The Harvard Lampoon Building (Lampoon Castle)...

The Harvard Lampoon Building (Lampoon Castle) constructed in 1909 was used as a residence to undergraduates before the creation of Harvard's house system. @harvardsquare @harvard #cambridgema #lampooncastle #floralbeard #peekaboo #summerdays #nothingbutblueskies #notacloudinthesky #edmundmwheelwright #bowstreet #architecture #seetheface

    Harvard Square
    The Harvard Lampoon Building (Lampoon Castle) constructed in 1909 was used as a residence to undergraduates before the creation of Harvard's house system. @harvardsquare @harvard #cambridgema...
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Jul 07

GRANOLA, COFFEE: Café to open July 17 in Heights

The Roasted Granola Café will open on Tuesday, July 17, in Arlington Heights, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 1346 Mass. Ave., Arlington Heights.

    GRANOLA, COFFEE: Café to open July 17 in Heights - > YourArlington.com - Your news, your views
    The Roasted Granola Café will open on Tuesday, July 17, in Arlington Heights, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 1346 Mass. Ave., Arlington Heights. The space is shared with artlounge Arlington, which offers a wide variety of art classes as well as specialty workshops in the evenings.
    https://www.yourarlington.com

Jul 07

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Jul 06

Ashmont Farmers Market was live.

Elhurst Milked at the farmers market with vegan milk samples!

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    Elhurst Milked at the farmers market with vegan milk samples!
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Jul 06

Agassiz Baldwin Community shared Maud Morgan ...

Up next in Chandler Gallery: Family of Origin: Work by Merill Comeau July 9 – August 3, 2018 Join us for the reception on Thursday, July 12, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, and meet the artist, Merill Comeau, at her Artist Talk on= Thursday, August 2, 6:00 – 8:00 pm Merill Comeau Explores Community and Identity Through Textile Creations

    Maud Morgan Visual Arts Center
    Up next in the Chandler Gallery, Merill Comeau takes over for Family of Origin. Doors open on Monday 7/9.
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Jul 06

Summer showers can't keep us down. The foreca...

Summer showers can't keep us down. The forecast looks like rain, but the farmers market is on. Dodge the drizzle and come out to support our vendors, 3-7pm! ☔️☔️‬

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Jul 05

Travel a few neighborhoods over and you can l...

Travel a few neighborhoods over and you can learn about the history of the Caribbean community in The Port. Check it out on Monday, July 9, 6:30 PM & Saturday, July 14 at 10:30 am. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/caribbean-community-in-the-port-history-cafe-3-and-walking-tour-tickets-46766609187 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/caribbean-community-in-the-port-walking-tour-tickets-47089168972

    Caribbean Community in the Port Walking Tour
    Second Chance! Walking Tour of the Port with Marian Darlington-Hope & Joe Galusha We will focus on the history of the Caribbean community in the Port through personal stories in the context of places of work, education, worship, and outreach. Tour starts at 10:30am sharp. Please arrive 5-10 minutes early.
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Jul 04

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square is live now.
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Jul 04

Harvard Square is live now.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square is live now.
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Jul 04

Harvard Square was live.

    Harvard Square
    Harvard Square was live.
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Jul 04

Agassiz Baldwin Community and Maud Morgan Art...

Agassiz Baldwin Community and Maud Morgan Arts are closed today in observance of Independence Day.

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Jul 03

Ashmont Farmers Market added 3 new photos.

Ashmont Farmers Market works hard to get fresh produce onto your plate without letting any go to waste! Each week, we donate leftover food to Daily Table, here in Dorchester. Other leftovers get used to feed the cows and chickens back on the farm! #zerowaste ♻️

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Ashmont Farmers Market added a new photo.
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