African drums: Art, culture, history in downtown

CAMBRIDGE — “It’s all about connecting,” Baba Dennis Minus said on Sunday. He was speaking to a group of locals and visitors at the Harriett Tubman Museum and Educational Center, sharing his knowledge of African drumming. Mr. Minus – “Baba” is a word in many African languages meaning “father,” and is used as a term […]

Tubman conference meets 10th year

CAMBRIDGE — The 10th Annual Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference was held at Chesapeake College’s Cambridge branch on May 31 and June 1, attracting visitors and experts from around the country to discuss the life and legacy of “The Moses of her People.” This year’s theme was “It Ran on Faith,” a nod to the […]