Author Archives: Peter Paul Payack

About Peter Paul Payack

Creator of LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK + Editorial Cartoonist for the Cambridge Chronicle and Banker & Tradesman + Stonehill College alum + Stereotypical Cantabrigian
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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: GROWING MINDS

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Growing Minds

Where were these educational tomatoes when I was in grade school?! You can learn more about CitySprouts here!

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: SKATE OR TRY!

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Skate or Try!

I’ve been hearing about the East Cambridge skatepark for years now … I even did a cartoon about it TWO YEARS AGO! This thing is starting to give the Big Dig a run for its money.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: DON’T BET ON IT

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Don’t Bet on It

Yes, the Planning Board voted to move forward with the Sullivan Courthouse redevelopment … But will it ever really happen? Read about the Planning Board’s decision here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: RE-CYCLISTS

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Re-Cyclists

Good thing Cambridge isn’t too hilly! Read more about Metro Pedal Power here.

Got an idea for a Cambridge cartoon? Send it to me by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack)! And visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work.

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: “Welcome Back, Councilors!”

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: "Welcome Back, Councilors!"

Welcome back, Cambridge City Council members! School is now in session!

Got an idea for a Cambridge cartoon? Send it to me by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack)! And visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work.

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: PORT OR COAST?

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Port or Coast?

This cartoon was inspired by an actual conversation I had last week. Hopefully this helps clarify things a bit … though it’ll probably just confuse people further. Oh well.

Got an idea for a Cambridge cartoon? Send it to me by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack)! And visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work.

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: THE WILD WEST[ERN AVE]

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: The Wild West[ern Ave]

Anyone else feel like this is kinda necessary before traveling down Western Ave?

Got an idea for a Cambridge cartoon? Send it to me by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack)! And visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work.

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: ART GALLERY BLUES

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Art Gallery Blues

This is a sad story, and unfortunately not that uncommon in Cambridge. I’ll miss checking out what’s new in the Out of the Blue windows as I walk down Prospect Street almost daily. I’m glad to hear the gallery is pursuing a new location in the city though! You can read more about this story here and/or donate to keep Out of the Blue alive here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: MASS. WEEDS OUT GREENEWAY

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Mass. Weeds Out Greeneway

With a name like Greene, how could you not trust John when it comes to selling weed? Learn more about this story here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: #GRADUATIONSELFIE

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: #GraduationSelfie
CONGRATS, CLASS OF 2014! Camera-phones hardly even existed when I graduated high school … Jeez. Class of 2005, baby!
Got an idea for a Life on the Left Bank cartoon? Shoot me an email at peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com! Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more cartoons & follow me at @PPPayack.