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Cambridge Hosts Boston Biotech Conference

Filed in Business by on April 9, 2010 0 Comments
Cambridge Hosts Boston Biotech Conference

Cambridge’s Charles Hotel is hosting the 2010 Boston Biotech Conference next Tuesday, April 13th.  The Biotech Industry has played a big role in the Massachusetts economy but needs to ramp up as a bigger part since the recession.  The Biotech Conference this Tuesday will be for Business Development.  There is still time to register. The […]

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Central Square Theater A Truly Unique Experience

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Featured by on April 6, 2010 0 Comments
Central Square Theater A Truly Unique Experience

When most people think of the theater(or is it the theatre?) you rarely think of anything related to science.  Cambridge’s Central Square Theater not only delivers entertaining and thoughtful plays but they teach you something about science at the same time.  Their current performance, From Orchids to Octopi is no exception.  Well known local playwright […]

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Twitter App Store Company Comes to Central Square

Filed in Business, Featured by on March 31, 2010 0 Comments
Twitter App Store Company Comes to Central Square

OneForty Inc is coming to Mass Ave Central Square in Cambridge.  This according to reports on the BBJ.  Cambridge is no stranger to cool start ups but we are always ready to welcome one more.  OneForty showcases and provides tools/apps for Twitter via their online store.  It was founded by none other than Laura Fitton […]

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Cambridge Public Schools Trying to Shake Things Up

Filed in Featured, Lifestyle by on March 25, 2010 0 Comments
Cambridge Public Schools Trying to Shake Things Up

As Cambridge deals with the challenges of a major renovation to Cambridge Rindge and Latin they continue to assess changing the way they educate the middle grades.  Superintendent Jeff Young gave a thought-provoking presentation about the status of the Cambridge Public Schools in the middle grades. If you have kids in the K-8 range you […]

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Cambridge Area Winces After More Rain

Filed in Lifestyle by on March 23, 2010 1 Comment
Cambridge Area Winces After More Rain

Many cities and towns in Massachusetts including Cambridge are hoping that today’s rainfall has minimal impact on the damage that was already sustained during and after the last “rain nor’easter”.  Though the rain has let up a little it is supposed to pick up later on. Cambridge and Waltham have gotten a lot of the […]

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Will Faces in Cambridge Ever be Demolished?

Filed in Featured, Lifestyle by on March 15, 2010 1 Comment
Will Faces in Cambridge Ever be Demolished?

Last week I drove past the Faces off of Route 2 in Cambridge and for a second had a glimmer of hope that some sort of development was being done on this long standing eyesore.  Sadly is looks like the construction and police detail in front of the Cambridge Gateway Inn and the Faces lot […]

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Chinese New Year in Harvard Square – Colorful

Filed in Lifestyle by on March 10, 2010 0 Comments
Chinese New Year in Harvard Square – Colorful

Did you miss the Chinese New Year Celebration in Harvard Square?  Sadly I did too but thanks to the magic of Youtube you can get to see some of the colorful entertainment that people enjoyed.  If you are not from the area you may not be familiar with the Hong Kong Restaurant located on Mass […]

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The Census Road Tour to Visit Cambridge

Filed in Featured, Lifestyle by on March 5, 2010 1 Comment
The Census Road Tour to Visit Cambridge

Whether you are looking to get more information about what the 2010 US Census is all about or even looking for a job you will be able to get plenty of information next Friday when the Census Road Tour visits Harvard Square. Though official hiring for census takers will not be taking place until the […]

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Cambridge Restaurant Week Returns for March

Filed in Featured, Lifestyle by on March 4, 2010 0 Comments
Cambridge Restaurant Week Returns for March

Returns for August 2010 as well!  Please read our update for the Cambridge Restaurant Week options for August 2010 at the bottom of this Cambridge Restaurant Week 2010 post. March is a tough time of year here in New England.  Unless you are an avid skier you are probably tired of the cold weather and […]

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Massachusetts Biotech and Life Sciences Under Pressure

Filed in Business by on March 2, 2010 0 Comments
Massachusetts Biotech and Life Sciences Under Pressure

Genzyme already had it’s hands full before Carl Icahn entered the picture. Genzyme and Biogen both with major operations in Cambridge are now considered possible takeover candidates in an industry that is starting to heat up with merger and acquisition activity. Initially this post was going to be titled “Is Carl Icahn Good for Cambridge?” […]

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