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Mike's Pastry
Harvard Square

North End Comes to the Square with Mike's Opening

The Harvard Square location, which is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m., has “more of the express to go” style than the North End location, according to supervisor Danielle Papa.

Mike's Pastry
Food and Drink

Mike's Pastry

The new location of Mike's Pastry offers an assortment of desserts, from the pictured cannolis to cookies and cream puffs. Mike's Pastry opened in Harvard Square on Thursday and is open seven days a week from 8am to 10pm.

Harvest
Food and Drink

Farm to Harvard Square: Harvest Turns 40

Establishments in Harvard Square and throughout the U.S. look to Harvest as a leader in the local food movement.

Car Talk
Harvard Square

Car Talk

The fictional firm Dewey, Cheetham, & Howe is located above the Curious George store on the corner of JFK and Brattle Streets.

The Square

Biden Caravan Shuts Down Square Briefly En Route to Fundraiser

Several streets in an around the Square were temporarily shut down Wednesday evening, as a caravan of vehicles and limousines carrying Vice President Joseph R. Biden to and from a nearby fundraiser passed through Cambridge.

Honk! Parade
Harvard Square

Honk! Parade

Musicians and artists participate in the HONK! parade, an annual Oktoberfest tradition. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Honk!
Harvard Square

Honk!

A signpost shows the schedule for the HONK! Parade. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Stilt Walkers
Harvard Square

Stilt Walkers

Stilt walker Adelaide Gross dances to a band play a cover of "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Oktoberfest Stilt Dancing
Harvard Square

Oktoberfest Stilt Dancing

Stilt walker Adelaide Gross dances to a band play a cover of "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. People from all over the world stop by to taste the various foods, drink the beer, and listen to live music while appreciating the various artistic crafts presented.

Food at Oktoberfest
Harvard Square

Food at Oktoberfest

Marco Martinelli serves chicken kebabs at a food stand in Harvard Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. The festival featured beer gardens, live music, and a variety of food, clothing, and art vendors.

Parts and Crafts
Harvard Square

Parts and Crafts

Andy Payne of Jamaica Plain plays a xylophone made by kids of The Parts and Crafts Collective in Winthrop Square during Oktoberfest on Sunday afternoon. The alternative school in Somerville was featured in the Oktoberfest parade which provided local groups the opportunity to showcase their work.

Food at Oktoberfest
Graduate School of Design

Today in Photos (10/14/2014)

Change Coming to Gerald Chan's Harvard Sqaure
Harvard Square

Change Coming to Gerald Chan's Harvard Sqaure

Gerald T. Chan Gift
Harvard Square

Changes Slowly Taking Shape for Many of Chan's Properties

Though Gerald Chan’s record-breaking $350 million donation to Harvard’s School of Public Health grabbed headlines, he’s also been quietly developing his large portfolio of properties in Harvard Square.

Food and Drink

Ramen Shop To Open in Square

The eatery will be located at 1 Bow St., the former location of Dunkin’ Donuts; its hours have not yet been determined.

STANTING TALL
Football

Harvard-Yale 2014

Playing with the Rules
Scrutiny

Playing With The Rules

Highlight

Title IX Complaints in Higher Education

Art Museum Feature
Visual Arts

Newly Opened, Art Museums Prepare To Engage Undergrads