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Cambridge MIT Post Office Branch on Closing List

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Cambridge MIT Post Office Branch on Closing List

Cambridge mail delivery may be changing soon due to changes that the US Postal Service is having to consider. Many of us know that the traditional way mail has worked has been changing for some time. With the adoption of email and texting never mind competitors like UPS the US Postal Service is not seeing […]

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Cambridge Real Estate Bucks the Trend

Filed in Lifestyle by on August 3, 2009 1 Comment
Cambridge Real Estate Bucks the Trend

Last week  the Boston Globe reported that the median price of a home sold in Massachusetts dropped by 8% for the month.  This was according to the Warren Group.   Another report  showed that median home prices are above $300,000  for the first time since August 2008.  So is this good news or bad news?  The […]

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Cambridge Moves Forward, Releases 911 Tapes

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Cambridge Moves Forward, Releases 911 Tapes

NECN has posted a press release.  The City of Cambridge held a press conference today as it attempts to move forward past the controversy of the Professor Gates arrest.  City Manager Robert Healey discussed the plan to form a committee of national experts including Robert Wasserman of Strategic Policy Partnership and Chuck Wexler of PERF […]

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Cambridge Area Companies in the Globe 100

Filed in Business by on July 20, 2009 0 Comments
Cambridge Area Companies in the Globe 100

Each year the Boston Globe comes out with a listing of the 100 Best Massachusetts companies.  Cambridge has always been well represented and the 2009 list is no exception. The companies are ranked by the Boston Globe on the following basis: 1) Return on average equity, a measure of how effectively shareholder money is employed; […]

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Memorial Day Parade in Cambridge

Filed in Lifestyle by on May 23, 2009 1 Comment
Memorial Day Parade in Cambridge

Don’t miss the Memorial Day Parade on Monday.  Cambridge City Hall notes that the Cambridge Veterans’ Organization will be holding their parade on Monday.  For the younger ones among us who aren’t clear what Memorial Day is all about.  The holiday is to commemorate those in the Armed Forces who have given their lives in […]

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Harvard and Cambridge Rocked by Shooting

Filed in University College Life by on May 20, 2009 0 Comments
Harvard and Cambridge Rocked by Shooting

According to the Associated Press, a man identified as Justin Cosby was shot in the stomach while standing in the stairway of a Harvard Dorm Monday afternoon . He died yesterday morning at Beth Israel.

The details of this incident are still being investigated. Mr. Cosby was not a student at Harvard which was even more confusing.

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