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Habari Gani! What Is the News Cambridge?

Lovely Hoffman stops by CCTV Live to share a musical message!

Habari Gani! What Is the News Cambridge! Roxbury born Lovely Hoffman stopped by CCTV Live studios for the reboot of Spring Affair with host Maurice Wilkey. Ms. Hoffman holds a lot of titles. Not only is Lovely a Boston school teacher, she is a music artist, an actor, a singer, activist, and producer. One of her latest music creations is a song titled 'My Black is Beautiful'.

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“One of Nightlife’s Hometown Heroes”

DJ Joe Bermudez

DJ Joe Bermudez opened for Madonna at the Boston Garden. Can you imagine that!

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Christmas Celebration

Inman Sauare apartments

The Wednesday before Christmas twas actually December 20th, 2017; and the  Inman Square apartments held their annual Christmas Holiday Party. The management who puts on this gala affair outdoes themselves year after year. The community room located on the top floor of this apartment building was where this festive occasion was held.

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Listening to Cambridge Part 5: Porter Square

Fifth in a series of soundwalks in our fair city

Cambridge Naturals

Twas the day before Christmas 

And all through the Square

People were dashing hither and there

Getting books, toys, and treats

And dinner to share

With family and friends

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VIDEO: Skating into the New Year

Cambridge's Lynch Family Skatepark During Winter Months

Even during winter months, skaters of all ages and levels enjoy Cambridge's Lynch Family Skatepark tucked away at 0 Education St, Cambridge, MA 02141.

As long as temperatures are above freezing and there is no risk of frostbite, skaters say there is no reason not to. On Tuesday, December 19th it was warm enough to skate in a t-shirt.

The park has been open for just over two years now, and has a supportive, friendly vibe for skaters of all levels.

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Up Close and Personal

Citizen Journalist Kristina Kehrer Reveals All

Whether she’s delivering cookies or picking up a camera, Kristina Kehrer is always a welcome presence at CCTV, where she’s been covering Cambridge people, places and perspectives since 2013.

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MIT Students Send Warmth to Syrian Refugees by Self-Designed Sleeping Bags

By Ying Wang / BU News Service

The temperatures can drop to 30 degrees Fahrenheit as snowstorms hit the Middle East. A group of MIT students is working to help refugees with their own version of a survival sleeping bag before this winter comes.

Vick Liu, a finance and political science sophomore, started out with an original idea sketched out on a napkin. Eight months later that inspiration become a line of sleeping bags for Syrian refugees.

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Podcasting

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CHRISTOPHER HOPE came to CCTV in november to give us a lesson in podcasting. The first thong he taught us answered the question: What is a podcast? A podcast gives you what you want to do such as interviews, music, a newsreel,sports etc. Before you can begin to podcast there are some supplies which you will need. A usr or analog xlr , most people use a blog, you also of course need a computer. The atmosphere is important in doing your podcast.

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Lady Cop

Deputy Superintendent Pauline Wells

I first laid eyes on DS Wells at the Senior Center in Central Square on election night. I was on the CCTV crew covering the election results, while she, along with the new police Commissioner, Branville G. Bard, Jr and several other police officers were on duty protecting the process.

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Kids-Only! Holiday Sale

An opportunity for school-age children to purchase gifts for family and friends in this safe, supportive, and fun environment.

Our sale features a wide variety of affordable items from peppermills to stuffed animals to holiday cards to eco-friendly wares to handmade crafts created by Agassiz Baldwin Afterschool students.  Proceeds support students enrolled in Agassiz Baldwin Children’s Programs.

The Kids Only! Holiday Sale is at Maud Morgan Arts, 20A Sacramento St., Cambridge.

Saturday, December 16th from 10:00am-1:30pm