DORCHESTER/ROXBURY—The farming could start this summer: "Applications have been received to develop three vacant parcels that the city has been pushing for commercial urban agriculture use, according to officials from the Department of Neighborhood Development, which managed the process." [Boston.com]
CAMBRIDGE/SOMERVILLE—Charles Cherney has a new digital magazine out about the cities' neighborhoods. Get leafing [Flipboard].
HUB-WIDE—There's an answer to this: "A couple weeks ago, I had a listing for a condo in Cambridge that received ten offers. The same week, two of my colleagues had eight offers each on their listings. Another had 28. This was not an anomaly, nor is it likely to change anytime soon. So what's a hopeful homebuyer to do?" [Cambridgeville]