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The Harvard Square Homeless Shelter Youth Initiative, aimed at launching the first overnight shelter for youth in Cambridge, has received a grant that will support its operating costs for the next 15 years.
The toilet will be located between Harvard Yard and the Old Burying Ground and is expected to open later this fall or early next year.
The store, whose facade made an appearance in the 1997 film “Good Will Hunting,” will make the move from its current location at 1 Bow St. to its new location at 1001 Mass. Ave. in early June.
The homeless experience in the Square varies widely.
Stanford Professor Ian Morris talks about his new book, "War! What Is It Good For?" at the Harvard Book Store on April 21.
During a book talk at the Harvard Book Store Monday evening, Stanford professor of history and Classics Ian Morris argued that wars force society to become stronger and less violent.
The Taco Truck is moving into 83 Mt. Auburn St. which was formerly occupied by Felipe’s Taqueria until it moved to Brattle Square.
A photo of Mark Zuckerberg posing with an employee hangs on the wall of Noch's.
Photos adorn the walls of Pinocchio's Pizza & Subs, relating its rich history in Harvard Square.
Though many store owners and others affiliated with Harvard Square business positively characterize their relationship with the homeless, some cite concerns about the impact of the visible homeless population on the shopping experience.
At Harvard, there’s a weird mix of geeks, bros, hipsters, and people who never left the 1960’s. Walk out of the Yard, and it gets even stranger.
The workers will be compensated with payback totaling over $4,000 and will have their terminations rescinded from their records.
UpStairs on the Square, a New American and Italian restaurant, has recently announced its closure this year.