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Snowplows
Snow

Snowplows

Snowplows drive down Memorial Drive Tuesday as snow falls in Cambridge.

Harvard Square Homeless Shelter
Harvard Square

Shelters Prepare To Accommodate Homeless During Blizzard

The Cambridge Police Department will coordinate with area shelters to ensure the safety of Cambridge’s homeless population, facilitating “proper transportation if needed."

Salt
Harvard in the City

University Monitors 'Potentially Historic' Blizzard

The National Weather Service predicts a “crippling and potentially historic” 20 to 30 inches of snow for the Boston area, with snowfall accumulation at rates from 2 to 4 inches per hour.

Night Market
Harvard Square

Asian Street Food Restaurant Opens in Square

Offering a diverse small plate menu, Night Market opened last night in the former home of Tamarind Bay at 75 Winthrop St.

"Die-in" in Harvard Square
Crime

Protesting Grand Jury Decisions, Hundreds March Through Cambridge

An estimated 600 protesters streamed through Harvard Square Friday evening in what appears to be the largest gathering yet in Cambridge in response to two decisions by grand juries not to indict police officers who killed unarmed black men.

Stopping Traffic
Race

Students March To Protest Ferguson Verdict

Cambridge City Hall
City Politics

Cambridge Council Discusses Citywide Plan

The plan was created in response to City Council interest earlier this year in an outline of goals and recommendations to guide future change in Cambridge.

Allston Home Damage
Allston

Parking Issues Come to Fore in Tense Allston Meeting

Allston residents demanded solutions to what they called chronic problems, particularly competition for parking from construction workers, at a tense Harvard-Allston Task Force meeting Monday night.

Felipe's Delay
Student Life

Felipe’s Opening Delayed Until After Thanksgiving

After months of delays, Felipe’s Taqueria may open at its new location at 21 Brattle St. in time to welcome students back from Thanksgiving break.

Allston Home Damage
Allston

For Allston Homeowners, Alleged Home Damage Remains Unresolved

Allston residents demanded a response from Harvard at a recent Harvard-Allston Task Force meeting about alleged damage to their homes caused by construction on a University-owned plot of land.

Cambridge City Council

City Council Approves Transportation Pilot Program

The Cambridge City Council approved a six-month pilot program for Bridj, a transportation startup, on Monday night.

Eric Lesser
Politics

Former Kirkland Tutor To Become State Senator

On Tuesday, former Kirkland House tutor Eric P. Lesser ’07 secured the Massachusetts State Senate seat for the First Hampden and Hampshire District.

Maura Healey Elected Attorney General
Politics

Healey '92 Sweeps Mass. Attorney General Race

Maura T. Healey '92 won the race for Massachusetts Attorney General Tuesday night, becoming the first openly gay person to be elected attorney general in the United States.

Politics

Mass. Voters Reject Container, Gaming Ballot Measures

Massachusetts voters picked a new governor on Tuesday, but also voted on several new ballot measures.

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor
Politics

Baker '79 Elected Next Governor by Thin Margin

He will be the first Republican governor of the Bay State since 2006.

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
College

The Top 10 Stories of 2014