Cambridge

Taylor Square
Cambridge

At the Intersection: Cambridge's Smallest Public Park

The envelope's only contents were a small golden key inscribed “Copy Me” and a notice: The city of Cambridge had built a new park, right in front of her house.

Free Barre and Soul Session
Harvard Square

Free Barre and Soul Session

Jenna Geissler, studio manager of Barre and Soul Yoga in Harvard Square, leads a promotional barre class, hosted in the basement of Urban Outfitters.

College

Students Welcome New Cambridge Bike Safety Resolutions

According to a trio of resolutions passed by the City Council last week, the Cambridge City Manager’s office will work with local universities to disseminate information about bike laws and safety to all new residents.

City Politics

With Sharp Rhetoric, City Council Backs HUDS Strike

The Cambridge City Council unanimously voiced their support for Harvard University Dining Services workers’ intent to strike and delivered biting criticism of the Harvard administration in a vote Monday evening.

Curious George Store Closing
Harvard Square

Hate It: The World's Only Curious George Store

Settled snugly in the acute angle created by the bifurcation of Mass. Ave into Brattle and JFK, the building is a charming combination of marble foundation and red-brick upper levels. Its least attractive feature is without a doubt its first-floor tenant: the self-styled “The World’s Only Curious George Store.”

Curious George Store Closing
Harvard Square

Love It: The World's Only Curious George Store

Wedged triangularly at the intersection of JFK and Brattle, The Curious George Store boasts that it is the world’s only store of its kind. That is a shame. We need more Curious George Stores in this world.

City Politics

Three Finalists Vie For Cambridge’s ‘Most Powerful’ Office

In just eight days, the Cambridge City Council will vote for a new city chief executive.

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text
Religion

Harvard Humanist Hub Reads Harry Potter Like the Bible

Harry Potter may not be divinely inspired, but for a group of Harvard students and Cambridge residents, that has not stopped them from treating it like the bible.

#savegeorge
Harvard Square

#savegeorge

A sign outside the iconic Curious George Store encourages people to sign a petition to reject the proposal to remodel the building, in an effort to save the store from eviction.

Thy Neighbors
On Campus

Thy Neighbors

Harvard locals flock to the Queen’s Head Pub Monday night to discuss the various interest and cultural groups available to residents as a part of an event hosted by Harvard Neighbors. Neighbors aims to unify Cantabrigians through education programs and cultural exploration.

The Lilypad
Music

The Lilypad

The Lilypad is a live-music venue in Inman Square.

Cambridge Cycling
Cambridge City Council

New Harvard Students to Receive City-Mandated Bike Info

The resolutions requested that the City Manager’s office work with the city and local colleges to provide new residents and students respectively, with relevant bicycle safety information.

Cambridge Cycling
City Politics

Cambridge Cycling

Ed School student Justin C. Hauver bikes along Massachusetts Avenue toward Harvard Square Monday afternoon. The Cambridge City Council plans to approve initiatives for bike safety around college campuses.

Harvoid Square
Harvard in the City

FM Imagines: Harvard Square in Four Years

42 CVS locations and a turkey celebrity; what other fixtures will you find in the Square in four years?

HUDS Ballot Box
Student Life

Photos of the Day 09.16.16