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City Politics

City Council Hears Plans for Potential Cambridge Skyscraper

Representatives from the Cambridge City Planning Board unveiled a potential plan to build a skyscraper in Kendall Square on Monday.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Zoning Board Delays Decision on Campus Center Plans

Cambridge residents and members of the board at a public hearing on Thursday expressed mixed opinions of the plans.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Crime

Two Years After Bombings, Tsarnaev Sentenced to Death

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev spoke in court for the first time since he entered a “not guilty” plea at his arraignment hearing two years ago, expressing remorse for his actions.

Harvard Stadium for 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston 2024 Downsizes Harvard’s Role in Olympic Bid

The change in plans represents a dramatic change from bid documents submitted to the U.S. Olympic Committee in December.

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Harvard No Longer Slated as Boston 2024 Tennis Host

Dorchester’s Harambee Park, not Harvard, would host Olympic and Paralympic tennis if Boston is selected as the host city of the 2024 Summer Games, yet another sign that Harvard’s relationship with the bid is evolving.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Cambridge Planning Board Recommends Campus Center Plans

The unanimous vote to recommend Harvard’s plans to renovate the Smith Campus Center to the city’s Board of Zoning Appeal moves the construction plans one step closer to city approval.

City Politics

City Council Talks Rental Properties and Snow Removal

Residents raised concerns about snow removal and the forced evacuation of rental properties on 295 Harvard Street at the Cambridge City Council’s weekly meeting on Monday.

Boston Olympics Tennis Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Tennis Location

DO NOT USE, NOT A TENNIS FIELD OF PLAY

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston's Olympic Bid

Harvard could factor into Boston’s plans for the 2024 Games, but its tumultuous history in Allston has some residents worried.

Harvard-Allston Task Force Meeting
City Politics

An Incomplete Partnership

With Harvard’s developments in Allston approved, neighborhood residents question if their voices are being heard.

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympic Locations 2024

Crime

Undergrads Report Attempted Robbery at Radcliffe

The victims fled without injury or relinquishing their property.

Boston Olympics Natatorium Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Natatorium Location

The proposal for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid plans to build a natatorium off of Western Avenue in Allston.

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Field Hockey Location

The proposal for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid plans to use Harvard Stadium for field hockey events.

Boston Olympics Fencing Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Fencing Location

Beauty After Ruin
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Beauty After Ruin

Harvard Ed Portal Opening
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Year In Review 2015

Fischer Touchdown
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Year in Sports 2015

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Front Feature

Class of 2015, By the Numbers