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What Hurricane Maria Taught US about Puerto Rico

It is not hard to understand the Trump administration’s response to the recently ravaged US territory, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria ferociously swept across the island on September 20, 2017.

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Harvard Square Celebrates Winter

The cold is no reason not to have fun

 

 

 

10th Annual Winter Carnival in Harvard Square
January 18th – March 30th, 2018

 

 

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday events starting Monday

Brian Corr of Peace Commission in Cambridge shares a variety of MLK Jr. tribute events

Brian Corr of Cambridge's Peace Commission spoke last Friday with CCTV Live Spring Affair host Maurice Wilkey. Brian shared the plethora of events going on throughout the city in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Kicking off on Monday there will be a Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Winter Wonder Dance Festival

Dance Complex's 5th annual festival

On December 29-31 2017, Dance Complex held it's 5th annual Winter Wonder Dance Festival. Dance Complex's Creative Program Manager, Rachel Roccoberton informs us on how the event is set up and who are the guests stars teaching the classes. The festival welcomed all dancers, beginners to advance level to learn a variety of dance such as ballet and interpretive dance. The Dance Complex will be expecting another Winter Wonder festival and other festivals again in 2018!

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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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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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This One’s For Tom Petty Fans

A Conversation with Steve Morse of the Boston Globe

Over the last couple of years as we have lost our rock & roll icons and symbols of our youth and rebellion, I uttered the most unfortunate words, “At least I won’t have to worry about Tom for a while.”

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It's that time of year

Welcome Home CRLS, CHLS, and Rindge Tech Alumni

  A series of Homecoming events for alumni and staff of CHLS, CRLS, and Rindge Tech begin on Saturday the 18th and will run through Sunday the 27th.  Here's the schedule:

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Spirits Come Early to Cambridge this Halloween

2nd Annual Local Craft Spirits Festival in Kendall Square October 20

2nd Annual Local Craft Spirits Festival Program

Crowds flocked to the Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts' Local Craft Spirits Festival Friday night to enjoy this event offering Massachusetts and New England based local craft distilled spirits, cider, artisan beverages as well as a bit of craft beer. The final tweet gives the appearance that your @Neighbormedia correspondent was blotto, but this was actually due to low light.