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City to Launch Food Truck Program

The City of Cambridge is accepting applications for a pilot program that will bring food trucks to Central Square, Cambridgeport, Kendall Square, and North Point Park next year. The move comes after numerous residents told city officials that they’d like to see food trucks, according to Lisa Hemmerle, director of economic development for the Community […]


Weightlifting, Perception Shifting

By the numbers alone, Innercity Weightlifting (ICW) has been doing pretty well since making its Kendall Square debut. Founder and CEO Jon Feinman anticipated there would be plenty of gains—both fitness and finance-wise—when he expanded to another location beyond the small, five-year-old flagship in Dorchester back in 2015, but the numbers are nonetheless striking. “Our […]


“Whose Kendall?” History Café and Walking Tour

5:30-6:30: Walking Tour of Kendall Square, led by Daniel Berger-Jones. 6:45-8pm: Conversation with Rainey Tisdale & Peter Abair, moderated by  Daniel Berger-Jones, about Kendall Square’s urbanscape. Cambridge Brewing Company.




Go Beyond Barbells at These Cambridge Gyms

Sometimes all you want from a gym is to pop in your earbuds, jump on a treadmill and tune out while you work out. But if you’re looking to get fit in a space that offers a little more, check out one of these area gyms, where you’ll find yourself thinking “I get to go […]




Scout You: March/April 2016

In every issue, we send our photographer around town to capture photos of people having fun. Keep an eye out for her—you could be featured in an upcoming edition of Scout!


Kendall Square Scientists Take Us Into the Lab

The scientists and scholars of Cambridge are attractive assets for the growing biotechnology industry. Between self-starting entrepreneurs and big global pharma, the city has become a garden of research and development, a hotbed for whole new medical ecosystems. At its center is Kendall Square, where brick-lined sidewalks give way to a distinctively new landscape of […]


InnerCity Weightlifting: The Hidden Gym in Kendall Square

There’s a new gym in Cambridge. It’s brightly lit and features brand new equipment, interior grassy turf, showers, a team of welcoming but challenging personal trainers and a resident pit bull named Blizzard who innocently darts between the weight cages. It might sound like a typical gym, save the dog, but there’s one thing about […]


SCOUT OUT: Part of the Family at Emma’s Pizza

If it’s lunchtime in Cambridge, there’s a good chance you’ll find Lyndon Fuller dropping off pizza at area establishments like Savenor’s Market and Turnstyle Cycle. Fuller isn’t your average delivery guy—in fact, he’s not a delivery guy at all. He’s the manager of Emma’s Pizza (40 Hampshire St.), and these pizzas are on the house. […]