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Ian Morris
Books

Ian Morris

Stanford Professor Ian Morris talks about his new book, "War! What Is It Good For?" at the Harvard Book Store on April 21.

Ian Morris
Books

Today in Photos (04/21/2014)

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

Though homeless youths in Cambridge have the best chance of avoiding chronic homelessness, they also are among the most vulnerable.

Bridge Renovation
Harvard Square

Bridge Renovation

Construction is slowly starting at the John W. Weeks bridge, as plans are being implemented to renovate the 87-year old bridge.

Taco Truck in Felipe
Harvard Square

Taco Truck in Felipe

The Taco Truck is moving into 83 Mt. Auburn St. which was formerly occupied by Felipe’s Taqueria until it moved to Brattle Square.

Taco Truck in Felipe
IOP

Today in Photos (04/10/2014)

Crime

Cambridge Police Report Surge in ATM Fraud

The Cambridge Police Department issued a Citizen’s Alert last week warning that thieves have used devices called “skimmers,” which attach to ATMs, to gain access to personal bank account information.

Ken and Frenchie
On Campus

Today in Photos (04/08/14)

Ken and Frenchie
On Campus

Ken and Frenchie

Ken, left, and Frenchie, right, ask for spare change with their dog Penny outside clothier J. August. Ken ran an outdoor book store on the sidewalk of Massachusetts Ave. for eight years before having to shut down in 2013.

Felipe's
Harvard Square

Due to Construction Delays, Felipe’s Temporarily Moves to Flat Patties

Amid delays in construction of the new location of Felipe’s, a popular late night Mexican restaurant, students and Cambridge residents can satisfy their burrito cravings at Flat Patties, where Felipe’s will operate until the grand opening of its new home at 21 Brattle St.

Noch's Wall of Pictures
Harvard Square

Noch's Wall of Pictures

Photos adorn the walls of Pinocchio's Pizza & Subs, relating its rich history in Harvard Square.

Ken and Frenchie
Harvard Square

Harvard Square Store Owners, Homeless Population Follow Unspoken Agreement

Though many store owners and others affiliated with Harvard Square business positively characterize their relationship with the homeless, some cite concerns about the impact of the visible homeless population on the shopping experience.

Winthrop Square Developments
Harvard Square

Cambridge Votes Down Proposed Winthrop Square Development

Cambridge developer Raj Dhanda will be allowed to submit a new plan for three stories of residential microunits on top of the existing Galeria building.

Winthrop Square Developments
On Campus

Winthrop Square Developments

Members of the community are concerned that a development on the Galeria building would negatively impact the Winthrop Square aesthetics.

Men's Basketball

Around the Square, Members of Harvard Community Gather to Support Men’s Basketball

Hundreds of energetic Crimson fans from the Harvard and Cambridge community gathered in dorms, in restaurants, and around laptops in the Yard and across the Square on Saturday night to watch Harvard’s men basketball team in the third-round NCAA Tournament game.

House Art Cover Wallpaper
Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover
Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance