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Danehy Park in Cambridge Hosts Annual Family Day

Filed in Featured, Local Events, Things to Do by on September 23, 2011 0 Comments
Danehy Park in Cambridge Hosts Annual Family Day

Boooo, the Summer’s over but hopefully there is still some good weather left to enjoy the outdoors for those of us who may not be into skiing, skating or snowboarding.  Cambridge is again holding their annual Family Day at Danehy Park this Saturday from 11am to 4pm.  Danehy Park may seem off the beaten path […]

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Free Summer Concerts Continue in Kendall Square

Free Summer Concerts Continue in Kendall Square

It’s not too late to catch some lively and entertaining music in Kendall Square this summer. Though in the past we have been able to provide you with a listing of the Lunchtime Concerts put on by Cambridge Center sadly we can’t provide one this year since Boston Properties just confirmed for us that the […]

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Mindy Kaling’s Matt & Ben at Home in Cambridge

Mindy Kaling’s Matt & Ben at Home in Cambridge

Many of you may know that Mindy Kaling is from Cambridge but you might not know that her entertainment career was “launched” by spoofing another famous pair from Cambridge.  Kaling and Brenda Winters penned a play about the start of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck’s big time entry into the entertainment scene with their Oscar […]

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Taste of Cambridge Goes Green

Filed in Featured, Things to Do by on June 15, 2011 0 Comments
Taste of Cambridge Goes Green

The annual Taste of Cambridge is taking place in about a week (Thursday June 23, 2011) and this year the event is going green.  Sadly we won’t be able to attend this year but we can’t recommend this event enough. You get exposed to many of the best restaurants in and around Cambridge and you […]

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Memorial Drive – Festivals and Celebrations This Weekend

Filed in Featured, Local Events, Things to Do by on June 9, 2011 0 Comments
Memorial Drive – Festivals and Celebrations This Weekend

Memorial Drive will be the site of 2 fun events this weekend here in Cambridge.  The Boston Dragon Boat Festival will be taking place both on the Charles River with it’s races and on the Cambridge side of the river with performers and activities revolving around the Asian-American Culture.  Spectators can view the races from […]

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Amy Poehler kicks off Memorial Day Weekend

Filed in Featured, Local Events, Local News by on May 26, 2011 0 Comments
Amy Poehler kicks off Memorial Day Weekend

Harvard Magazine was nice enough to tape Amy Poehler’s speech at Harvard College Class Day.  Her speech was both funny and insightful.  Commencements and Memorial Day tend to be more serious but her speech actually made me realize that we live in a challenging world but that makes it even more important to be able […]

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Cambridge Science Festival – Science is Everywhere

Cambridge Science Festival – Science is Everywhere

Officially the 2011  Cambridge Science Festival starts on Saturday but there is on pre-festival taking place Friday night.  Big Ideas for Busy People will kick things off with 10 minute talks on topics ranging anywhere from the origins of life to the search for habitable worlds.  The annual festival can be seen both as a […]

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Genzyme Finally Sells – Henri Termeer to Resign

Filed in Business, Featured, Local News by on February 16, 2011 0 Comments
Genzyme Finally Sells – Henri Termeer to Resign

Well whether you wanted Genzyme to be bought or not many of us are happy the back and forth with Sanofi-Aventis is finally over.  The 9 month drama was painful to watch since most of us in Massachusetts are wary of what the takeover may bring.  Though many second guessed Genzyme management for not accepting […]

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Harvard’s Connection to the Oscars

Harvard’s Connection to the Oscars

Though Harvard tends to be associated more with achievements in business or science the annual Hasty Pudding Pot awards reminds us that “the Theatre” is also a significant part the Harvard experience.  Yesterday Harvard’s Theater club honored Julianne Moore, an actress that though recently was snubbed by the Academy Awards received a Golden Globe nomination […]

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Shaq the Big Shamrock Makes an Impact

Filed in Featured, Local News, Sports by on October 27, 2010 0 Comments
Shaq the Big Shamrock Makes an Impact

Did you think Shaquille was here only to play basketball?  Last week he thrilled fans and passersby when he visited Cambridge’s Harvard Square.  He posed like a statue and it appeared the “show” was being filmed.  Maybe it will be part of his other professional pursuits in entertainment like the Shaq VS TV series on […]

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