Crimson staff writer
Jasper G. Goodman
The University-owned Harvard Square Hotel has opened its doors to medical workers and first responders as a place to stay near local healthcare facilities as they help fight the coronavirus.
As the coronavirus has upended daily life in the United States — sending college students packing, shuttering businesses, and overwhelming medical facilities — politics has largely been put on pause, while campaigning moves to the back of the minds of voters and candidates alike.
Cambridge City Council Passes Measure Asking Landlords to Give Residents Leeway Amid Coronavirus Crisis
The Cambridge City Council greenlit a measure on Monday that encourages city landlords to give breaks to their tenants amid the coronavirus crisis.
City leaders hosted a virtual town hall and reassured Cambridge business owners that economic relief from the federal government and local programs is on the way.
Ravi Patel has taken over the popular convenience store Louie’s Superette after purchasing it from longtime proprietor Cheng-San Chen.
Massachusetts Governor Charlie D. Baker ’79 ordered all non-essential businesses to shut down and advised residents to stay at home Monday in the most drastic step taken by the state yet to stop the spread of the coronavirus outbreak.
Cambridge Activates Disaster Relief Fund for Residents Experiencing Financial Hardship Due to Outbreak
The City of Cambridge announced Thursday that it would activate the Mayor’s Disaster Relief Fund in order to help residents struggling economically during the coronavirus outbreak.
Homeless shelters in Cambridge have begun to solicit donations and call for government intervention to support their guests as they struggle to confront the coronavirus crisis.
Massachusetts Governor Charlie D. Baker ’79 ordered all restaurants and bars to close on-premise consumption beginning Tuesday, marking one of the most drastic measures yet taken by the state to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
Harvard freshmen expressed disappointment and frustration Thursday after their House assignments were delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak.