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New CVS Store Open
Student Life

New 24-Hour CVS Opens at 6 JFK Street

A new CVS, complete with 24-hour service and a pharmacy, opened at 6 JFK St. Sunday several days ahead of its projected April opening.

Drinks at Felipe's
Harvard Square

Drinks at Felipe's

Felipe’s Taqueria is expecting to serve liquor in the coming weeks at the bar in its new location on Brattle St. This follows a months-long delay to obtain their liquor license.

Snow on Plympton
Harvard Square

Amid Snow, Square Tour Companies Weather the Winter

Although this past winter buried many tour group businesses in weeks of slow or no sales—especially those that depend on last-minute bookings—the damage was lessened by the industry’s anticipation of such seasonal cycle.

Drinks at Felipe's
Student Life

Felipe's Says Liquor License Is on Its Way

While the restaurant’s liquor license application was approved, the owners have yet to receive the physical license itself, preventing them from specifying when exactly they can begin to serve alcohol.

Paul J. Barreira
College

Photos of the Day (03/25/2015)

Crimson Key Tour
College

Photos of the Day (03/26/2015)

Ishiguro Book Signing
Harvard Square

Ishiguro Book Signing

Author Kazuo Ishiguro signs copies of his novels for fans in Memorial Church.

Kazuo Ishiguro with Robert Birnbaum
Books

Kazuo Ishiguro with Robert Birnbaum

Author Kazuo Ishiguro in conversation with journalist Robert Birnbaum at the Harvard Book Store signing of Ishiguro's latest novel The Buried Giant.

Hurdy-Gurdy in the Square
Music

Hurdy-Gurdy in the Square

Watertown resident Donald N. Heller plays the hurdy-gurdy in front of the Harvard Book Store on Wednesday afternoon. Heller said he prefers playing on the periphery of the Square because the more crowded areas with lots of musicians can become a “circus.” “I like this spot,” he said, “this spot here.”

Keep the Door Closed
Student Life

Around Town: Iced Coffee in The Square

The first day of spring was this past Saturday, meaning that it is a blustery 30 degrees in Cambridge when I set out to begin my day on Sunday afternoon. Still, it’s 90 degrees somewhere—more specifically, it’s 90 degrees in the exotic locales my classmates are returning from, as they climb off of airplanes sunburned and with an Instagram feed much sunnier than mine (the status of my bank account vehemently vetoed any kind of international or trans-coastal flight).

Sandrine's Bistro Closing
Food and Drink

Sandrine's Bistro Closing

Sandrine’s Bistro, located on 8 Holyoke Street, will close on Mar. 30. The restaurant management company Classic Restaurant Concepts LLC purchased the space.

UC Forum
College

Photos of the Day (03/24/2015)

Sandrine's Bistro Closing
Harvard Square

After 18 Years in the Square, Sandrine’s Will Close Monday

Sandrine's Bistro will close March 30, and will be replaced by a new high-end restaurant that will open in May.

A Literary Giant
Books

A Literary Giant

Novelist Kazuo Ishiguro speaks to journalist Robert Birnbaum at the Harvard Book Store's signing event for Ishiguro's latest novel “The Buried Giant” in Memorial Church.

Kazuo Ishiguro
Books

Kazuo Ishiguro

Acclaimed novelist Kazuo Ishiguro speaks at a Harvard Book Store signing event for his latest novel “The Buried Giant” in Memorial Church.

Big States, Little States
College

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard

Central Administration

In Op-Ed, Law Profs Call for University Governance Changes

Jeffrey K. McDonough Artwork
Scrutiny

Not a 9-to-5 Job

Advising Programs Office Under Construction
College

Freshman Advising: Under Construction