Square Business

Harvard Square

Just Crust Pizzeria Set to Close

​Citing rising rents, Harvard Square pizzeria The Just Crust will officially close after being shuttered for “renovations” since July.

Whole Heart for New Smith Center
Food and Drink

Whole Heart Provisions, Blackbird Doughnuts Look to Open in Smith Center

If approved by the City of Cambridge, the two eateries will join six other tenants in the student center’s ground floor public spaces.

Curiosley Still Open
Harvard Square

Curious George Store to Remain in Harvard Square

"We are not closed,” said store owner Adam S. Hirsch. “We are not going anywhere anytime soon.”

The Market in the Square
Square Business

Eulogy For The Market

O, Middlesex County Sheriff. You know not what you do.

Brand Illustration Web
Scrutiny

Cashing In On Crimson

From nonprofit workshops to lucrative college consulting businesses, here's the story of how organizations leverage the Harvard brand to advance their interests.

Spare Change News
The Square

Spare Change News

Gregory H. Daughtery has been selling Spare Change News on Harvard Square for over 25 years.

The Market in the Square
Harvard Square

The Market in the Square

Officers from the Middlesex County Sheriffs Office stand outside Market in the Square on Thursday afternoon.

Harvard Square
Harvard Square

Square Property Values Nearly Doubled in Last Five Years

The rise in appraised property values provides a window into the economic forces reshaping Harvard Square.

SEIZED
Harvard Square

SEIZED

Signs notifying the public of Market in the Square's seizure were posted on the premises' windows early Thursday.

The Market in the Square
Harvard Square

Middlesex County Sheriff Seizes Market in the Square

Police from the Middlesex Sheriff’s Department presented a court order to seize the property this morning.

Gender Neutral Bathroom
Harvard Square

Gender Neutral Bathroom

The gender neutral bathroom at Charlie's Kitchen.

Grafton Street Pub & Grill
College

Restaurants Notice Boost With Classroom to Table Revival

With the return of Classroom to Table this semester, participating restaurants are welcoming the increase in traffic.

eva boardplus greenhouse pizza
Food and Drink

Pizza Chains Compete for Harvard Students with New Deals

In the battle for the hungry stomachs of Harvard undergraduates, pizza chain Papa John’s recently employed deals to gain a greater share of an already competitive market.

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Cambridge Prepares for Flood of Regatta Visitors

Ahead of this weekend's Head of the Charles regatta, Square businesses say “nothing else really compares" to the rush of customers from the annual event.

Smith Center Construction
Food and Drink

Bon Me and Pavement Coffee Look to Smith Campus Center

Bon Me and Pavement Coffeehouse could open in the renovated Smith Campus Center as soon as September 2018.