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Cambridge Fire Department
Breaking News

Cambridge Fire Department

Authorities line Quincy St. behind Sever and Emerson halls, two of the buildings evacuated after HUPD received unconfirmed reports of explosives Monday morning.

Closed Gates
Breaking News

Closed Gates

Firefighters stand outside the closed gates to Harvard Yard on Quincy St.

In Annenberg
Breaking News

Gallery: Authorities Descend on Harvard Yard Amid Reports of Explosives

Adams

Cambridge Fire Department Investigates Sunday Fire Outside Claverly Hall

While the investigation is ongoing, a Cambridge Police Department report filed Sunday described the fire as “possible arson.”

HUDS

Manhole Fire in Harvard Square Halts Traffic, Cuts Out Power

On Friday morning, underground electrical cables ignited, causing a manhole fire and prompting Cambridge Police to temporarily close JFK Street between Mount Auburn Street and Memorial Drive.

Scene of the Accident
Cambridge

Bus Collision on Broadway Sends Bicyclist to Hospital

A bicyclist collided with an MBTA bus on Broadway Street near the Arthur M. Sackler Museum shortly after 3 p.m. on Monday.

Student Life

It Takes Two: Fire Door Friends

Kirkland House roommates Kathleen J. Koenigs ’15 and Nosipho D. “Dichaba” McGinty ’15 met across their freshman fire door. Their friendship is a testament to the fact that, though mostly utilized for eavesdropping, a thin fire door occasionally provides more than just fodder for resentment—it can be the key to finding a best friend.

House Life

Coal, Fire Engines, and a Blazing Yuletide Dinner

Every week, The Crimson publishes a selection of articles that were printed in our pages in years past.

Crime

Drunk Football Players, A New Fire Station, and JFK's Assassination

Every week, The Crimson publishes a selection of articles that were printed in our pages in years past.

College

Widener Evacuated...Again

 

Libraries

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Water damage on a sign in Widener

College

Fire Drill at Lamont

Lamonsters were awakened! If you were just sleeping in Lamont, we're pretty sure you woke up to the sounds of a very loud fire alarm. Indeed, Lamont was evacuated due to a drill at 3:15 p.m. today. Luckily, the sun was shining outside and it wasn't too cold. Go back to sleep.

Fire trucks swarm the Fogg
Cambridge Fire Department

Fire trucks swarm the Fogg

Fire trucks swarm the Fogg

Fire trucks swarm the Fogg
Visual Arts

Fire Trucks at The Fogg

At approximately 11:07 on Friday, smoke could be seen emerging from the Fogg Art Museum, which is currently undergoing renovations. Crowds of people were standing outside the building and firefighters were responding to the scene.

Ladder Over De Wolfe Street
Cambridge Fire Department

Ladder Over De Wolfe Street

At around 5PM on Tuesday, the Cambridge Fire Department's Engine 5, Ladder 5, and Ladder 1 raise a ladder to the top floor of the new quincy building while responding to an incident.

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