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CAMBRIDGE - The Barack Obama burger (feta cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion) at the legendary Harvard Square burger purveyor Mr. Bartley's is selling well, reports the Boston Business Journal. As is the Scott Brown (bacon, American cheese, grilled onions, jalapenos). The Elizabeth Warren (Swiss cheese and grilled peppers with potato salad), not so much, "which probably is because of what's in it" says the restaurant's owner. [BBJ via GS]

BRIGHTON - Incredibly, there could be another froyo shop coming to town. reports that the self-serve Sweet Frog is looking to open at 433 Washington St. in what was Naked Pizza. The company's website says that the "Frog" part stands for "Fully Rely On God." [, Official Site]

WATERFRONT - Don't expect a new restaurant at the end of Long Wharf anytime soon. The BBJ reports that opposition to developing the small park there has increased now that the "environmental advocacy nonprofit" the Conservation Law Foundation has joined the fight. [BBJ]

[Photo: Yelp/Samantha E.]

Mr. Bartley's

1246 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

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