Attend Memorial Day parade, observances; gun violence panels; building reuse appeal

Attend Memorial Day parade, observances; gun violence panels; building reuse appeal

A long-empty 12-unit apartment building at 12 Arnold Circle is the subject of a legal class that gets a hearing Thursday before the Board of Zoning Appeal. (Photo: Marc Levy) Memorial Day parade and observances Public events starting at Cambridge Common, starting at 9:30 a.m. Monday The city’s Veterans Services department and the Cambridge Veterans’ Organization plan their annual Memorial Day Parade and Observance starting with a cannon salute at 9:30 a.m., proceeding through Harvard Square up Mount Auburn Street to Coolidge Avenue and concluding at Cambridge Cemetery . An observance will be held at the cemetery at around 11 a.m., followed by a brief memorial ceremony at the Weeks Bridge in honor of military personnel lost at sea. A collation will end the day at the VFW Mount Auburn Post 8818, 688 Huron Ave. , in the Strawberry Hill neighborhood. Participants in the events include veterans groups, elected officials, police and fire personnel, color guards, bands, drill teams and youth organizations. Youth panel on gun violence Public event from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday Student leaders from Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, Somerville High School and the Cambridge Community Charter School hold a panel discussion on gun violence with students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. This event is part of the “Our Path Forward” series presented by Cambridge’s libraries to affirm its commitment to public discourse and democracy. In the lecture hall of the Cambridge Main Library, 449 Broadway , Mid-Cambridge. Discussion on recent […]

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