Harvard Square

Pinkberry
Harvard Square

Pinkberry

Pinkberry in Harvard Square

Crimson Corner in Jeopardy
Harvard Square

&pizza Eyes Harvard Square Location

The Cambridge zoning board will consider a bid this week to replace Harvard Square’s family-run newsstand and gift shop Crimson Corner with Washington, D.C.-based eatery &pizza.

Harvard Square

In Tense Meeting, City Council Debates Square’s Future

A roundtable discussion at Cambridge City Hall turned tense at times as attendees discussed recent developments in Harvard Square with representatives from Harvard and other major property owners like Equity One and Gerald L. Chan.

Blue Bottle Coffee Site
College

Blue Bottle Coffee Site

40 Bow Street, the future site of Blue Bottle Coffee’s Harvard Square location.

Food Markets in Harvard Square
Features

The Cambridge Food Conundrum

Despite the variety of stores in Harvard Square, the surrounding area is largely devoid of grocery stores and supermarkets.

Pop-Up Chocolate Shop
Food and Drink

Pop-Up Chocolate Shop

Lizzy’s Ice Cream has temporarily been replaced with a pop-up chocolate shop that will occupy the space through February.

Serhii Plokhy at the Harvard Bookstore
Books

Serhii Plokhy at the Harvard Bookstore

Ukrainian History professor Serhii Plokhy speaks about his new book, The Man With the Poison Gun, on Bohdan Stashynsky, who was coerced into becoming a KGB assassin and ultimately defected to West Germany.

Harvard in the City

Final Verdict on Curious George Store Delayed Again

The Cambridge City Historical Commission did not reach a final decision last Friday on whether to approve renovation plans for the historic Abbott Building in Harvard Square, after a previous iteration of developer Equity One’s plans was rejected by the Commission for being too disruptive to the surrounding neighborhood.

Benedetto's
Harvard Square

Benedetto's

Benedetto, a high-end Italian restaurant, recently filled the vacancy left in the Charles Hotel following the closure of Rialto in June.

Benedetto's
Food and Drink

Benedetto Serves Up Italian Fare At Charles Hotel

The menu, which executive chef Michael Pagliarini said plans on regularly adjusting, includes offerings from braised duck leg to pasta made in-house.

The Coop Prepares for Influx of Business
College

The Coop Prepares for Influx of Business

Harvard Square businesses prepare for the arrival of thousands of people for the Harvard-Yale game this Saturday.

Square Business Prepares for Harvard-Yale
College

Square Business Prepares for Harvard-Yale

The Harvard Coop, a fixture in Harvard Square, prepares for an influx of people arriving for the Harvard-Yale game this weekend. Jerry P. Murphy ’73, president of the Harvard Coop, said they will promote specific Harvard-Yale merchandise as thousands of alumni and visitors come to Harvard for the weekend.

UC Executive Meeting
College

Photos of the Day 11.16.16

Square Business Prepares for Harvard-Yale
Harvard Square

Square Businesses Prepare for Harvard-Yale Game

Harvard Square businesses are preparing for thousands of alumni and Yale students to descend on Cambridge for the annual Harvard-Yale game Saturday.

Tatte Bakery & Cafe
Student Life

What Does Your Favorite Harvard Square Cafe Say About You?

You can tell a lot about a person from their choices. The books they choose to read willingly, what you can find on their Facebook newsfeed, or their favorite student grill order. But since we’re fortunate enough Harvard Square and Cambridge in general has so many cafés to choose from, why not learn more about yourself and your friends through the places you use to get all the caffeine you need to survive the day?