Cambridge

Renderings of Church St.
Harvard Square

Chan Unveils Plans to Build Theater, Retail Center at Vacant Church St. Site

The plans detail a new 50,000 square-foot building that would include two below-ground movie screens, three or four retail shops, and five stories of office space above.

Cambridge Historical Commission Map
Cambridge

Cambridge Historical Commission Map

Curious George Store Closing
Cambridge

Gatekeepers of the Square

As developers propose ambitious renovations, the Cambridge Historical Commission has been thrust into a city-wide debate about the future of Harvard Square.

MayFair at Harvard Square
Music

MayFair at Harvard Square

Jesse Dee and his band play at the Harvard Square Business Association’s 34th Annual MayFair Sunday afternoon in Harvard Square. This annual springtime event featured music, dancing, food, and a chalk art gallery.

Nadeem Mazen at danger!awesome
Cambridge City Council

Nadeem Mazen Not Seeking City Council Re-election

Mazen said that after the election, he hopes to keep working with various Cambridge organizations and his nonprofit Jetpac, which trains minority candidates to run for office.

Inman Square Bicyclist
Features

Inman Square Bicyclist

A bicyclist stands at the intersection of Cambridge St and Hampshire St, in Inman Square.

Nathanael Fillmore
Features

Nathanael Fillmore

Nathanael Fillmore, a Cambridge-based bicycle activist, stands in front of a protected bike lane he advocated for on Massachusetts Ave.

Harvard Square Bicycle Lane
Features

Harvard Square Bicycle Lane

A car double-parked in the bicycle lane on Massachusetts Ave, near Harvard Square.

The Three Bicyclists
Features

The Three Bicyclists

Bicyclists ride along the green-backed sharrows paralleling Hampshire St, in Inman Square.

Cambridge Bike Lanes
Cambridge

Cambridge Bike Lanes

Inman Square Bicyclist
Cambridge City Council

After Fatal Crashes, Cantabrigians Debate Bike Lanes

With many cyclists come congested streets and, some residents say, an unsafe and accident-prone environment.

Bike Lanes
Cambridge City Council

Bike Lanes

City council candidates respond to hot topics such as bicycle lanes and other transportation policies as Cambridge grows in population.

College

Six Harvard Students Arrested at Boston Protest

​Six Harvard students were arrested after they held a sit-in at the Suffolk County House of Correction in protest of the detention and deportation of undocumented immigrants.

Cambridge City Hall
Cambridge City Council

Cambridge City Manager Unveils $600 Million Budget Proposal

​The Cambridge City Manager unveiled a roughly $600 million budget proposal for fiscal year 2018 that will expand funding for supporting undocumented Cambridge residents among other initiatives, at the City Council’s meeting Monday night.

Nadya Okamoto
Cambridge City Council

In Outside Bid, Okamoto Seeks to Overcome Odds

As Nadya Okamoto ’20 begins her unconventional bid for a spot on Cambridge’s City Council, she has had some early success.