WEEK IN REVIEW: Cambridge Power Outage, Burgers in Assembly Square
A look at top stories from the past week. Click on the links to read more.
Thursday Power Outage in Cambridge Ruined Evening Commute
A significant power outage in Cambridge Thursday plunged much or our neighboring city into darkness for a few hours during the evening commute.
Burger Dive Opens in Assembly Row
Burger Dive, a new restaurant by the same group that owns Papagayo, Sip Wine Bar and other restaurants in the Boston area, opened in Assembly Square this week. It's the first restaurant to open in the new Assembly Row development, which is under construction.
New Campus Location Among Options to be Considered by High School Task Force
Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone convened a task force to assess the condition of Somerville's aging high school—which needed at least $10 million in repairs before Hurricane Sandy caused further damage to the roof, auditorium and cafeteria—and make recommendations about its long-term future, including the possibility of building a new school at a different site.
Somerville Home Sales Remained Steady in October
Home sales remained steady in Somerville during October, compared to October of 2011. According to a city assessors report to the Board of Aldermen presented Nov. 20, single-family home values and condo conversions are on the rise.
Somerville 2012 Holiday Dates to Know
There's a lot going on during the holiday season in Somerville. Here are some key dates.