Articles by Nicholas Golden

Ahead of the Curve and Straight to Your Couch

Puritan Trading Company brings Puritan & Co. to the cutting edge Call it the Amazon or Netflix scenario—translated into the food industry. That’s how Will Gilson, chef-owner of Puritan & Company in Inman Square, describes the drive behind launching Puritan Trading Company, his new, delivery-only ghost restaurant. “We didn’t think our menu here would translate […]


Blueprint to a Neighborhood

In East Cambridge, a community tells its story in churches. It’s hard to get a proper sense of East Cambridge as a neighborhood without taking the walk from Lechmere to Inman Square down Cambridge Street. The impact of the many immigrants is apparent in the architecture every step of the way. “Basically, East Cambridge developed […]


Home for Each Other’s Holidays

At first, Peter and Amy Bebergal had a Christmas bush. That bush morphed into a tiny tree over the years. Now, the Jewish-Protestant couple has an entire cupboard full of Christmas ornaments in their Cambridge home. Increasing numbers of Americans are marrying people of a different faith, according to a 2015 Pew poll. Before 1960, […]