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Dance For World Festival Hit Cambridge for Year 2

Dance For World Festival Hit Cambridge for Year 2

The second annual Dance for World Festival took place this past weekend in Cambridge.  As mentioned in last year’s post we were hoping that it would become an annual event.  With the leadership support of the Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre and sponsorships from a variety of corporate sponsors it seems to be on it’s way […]

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Boston Breakers Don’t Disappoint Fans

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Boston Breakers Don’t Disappoint Fans

This past weekend we planned to take in a Boston Breakers Women’s Soccer game at Harvard Stadium after strolling through the Cambridge River Festival.  It seemed like a great plan given that our kids are both art and soccer fans. The Boston Breakers play at Harvard Stadium which is just across the Cambridge line in […]

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Mass Life Sciences Center Awards Cambridge Area Companies

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Mass Life Sciences Center Awards Cambridge Area Companies

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center recently announced their 2010 Small Business Matching Grant Awards.  The 3 companies awarded include 2 in Cambridge and 1 in Somerville.  One of the main goals of the Small Business Matching Grant Program is to create jobs by helping to commercialize products in the Life Sciences. Boston Biochem, Inc which […]

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Memorial Day Weekend in Cambridge

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Memorial Day Weekend in Cambridge

If parades are your thing Cambridge will have a Memorial Day parade that starts off at the Cambridge Common on Monday at 9:30am.  This annual tradition is brought to you by the Cambridge Veterans Organization.  As is usual the Mayor will be involved which means Mayor Maher will be acting as one of the parade […]

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Cambridge Continues to Rank for Top Companies

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Cambridge Continues to Rank for Top Companies

Cambridge based public companies held their own in the latest publication of the Globe 100.  Though the list has shrunk to 82 in 2010 due to the economy The Globe 100 still listed 7 companies based in Cambridge. The list did change though since Alkermes and Bitstream(moved to Marlborough) which were on the list last […]

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Cambridge Commencement Ceremonies Begin

Cambridge Commencement Ceremonies Begin

This past Saturday Cambridge Area Colleges kicked off the 2010 commencement season starting with the Longy School of Music.  Their ceremony took place on Saturday where famous choreographer Mark Morris spoke and received a lifetime achievement award. Though it is true that just because a speaker is well known or “hot”  doesn’t necessarily make for […]

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Charles River TMA’s Mass Commuter Challenge

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Charles River TMA’s Mass Commuter Challenge

May is National Bike Month and the Charles River TMA is participating in the Mass Commuter Challenge that is being put on by MassCommute.  The Mass Commuter Challenge takes place from next Monday May 17th to Friday May 21st.  There is still time to register. Biking is definitely getting more attention since the rise in […]

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Cambridge Celebrates Drinking Water Week 2010

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Cambridge Celebrates Drinking Water Week 2010

Cambridge is celebrating Drinking Water Week with activities culminating with Fresh Pond Day on Saturday, May 8th.  Cambridge was lucky enough to escape the water boil order that affected other parts of metro Boston (the boil order was lifted today).  The main reason is that Cambridge has its own system that runs separately from the […]

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Boston Film Festival Kicks off in Somerville

Boston Film Festival Kicks off in Somerville

The 8th annual Independent Film Festival opens in Boston tonight with an appearance by Kevin Kline.  Kevin Kline will be appearing after the showing of the comedy film The Extra Man in which he also stars.  I am a long time fan of Kline admiring his range of acting.  Though he is better known for […]

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Boston Breakers Home Season Kick’s Off at Harvard

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Boston Breakers Home Season Kick’s Off at Harvard

The Boston Breakers bring women’s professional soccer to the Boston area this weekend at Harvard Stadium.  Whether you live in Boston, Cambridge or the other surrounding towns it is a great opportunity to catch professional level soccer close by.  The other option is Gillette Stadium and the Revolution but we have only made the trip […]

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