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Arts & Entertainment

Pop-Up Holiday Markets Coming to Boston in Winter 2017

Holiday Cr[EAT]or Market Is there a place more fitting to grab tasty gifts for the holidays than the Boston Public Market? The year-round marketplace for locally-sourced […]

Restaurants

Review: Les Sablons in Cambridge

Are you a small-plates progressive, or a structured-course traditionalist? A Harvard Square bistro draws a line in the sand.

News

Dozens of Professors Were Arrested at a DACA Protest in Harvard Square

At least 20 professors from Harvard and area universities are being arrested in an act of civil disobedience against DACA repeal pic.twitter.com/YC3rjsJki0 — Leah Yared […]

Arts & Entertainment

Harvard Square: Date Night Ideas in a Smart Locale

Welcome to our Date Night series! Each week, we’ll share a new set of recommendations for you and your sweetheart. Romance is always subject to the whims of the […]

News

UMass Boston Wants to Build a New Harvard Square

What do you do if you’ve got a big plot of land in a pretty prime location of a booming city? If you’re UMass Boston, […]

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Out of Town News, Iconic Harvard Square Newsstand, Could Be Forced to Close

Out of Town News, the iconic newsstand at the heart of Harvard Square for decades, could soon be forced to close. The City of Cambridge […]

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Is a Secret Banksy Event Headed to Cambridge?

A secret event related to the notorious British street artist Banksy is, apparently, coming to Boston. And Banksy himself might, but probably won’t, be there. […]

Restaurants

Restaurant Review: Parsnip in Cambridge

Real estate mogul Gerald Chan resurrects a storied Harvard Square space. The results? A luxurious throwback that’s as starchy as its namesake.

Restaurants

Harvard Square Fast-Casual Chains Shutter, Relocate as Construction Starts

UPDATE, April 5, 1 p.m.: Clover has reopened at 1326 Mass. Ave. PREVIOUSLY: Lunch time in Harvard Square is going to look pretty different in the […]

News

First Student-Run Homeless Shelter for Young Adults to Open in Harvard Square

When Jamila Bradley first arrived in Boston from her native Florida, it was the city’s countless brick buildings she noticed first—or, more accurately, their permanence. […]

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‘Scary Snowman’ Returns to Cambridge to ‘Terrorize’ Pedestrians for the Holidays

Jason Lichtenberger likes to spread Christmas fear. But he also just enjoys making people laugh. For the second year in a row, Lichtenberger returned to […]

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Restaurants

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Harvard Square’s Rialto

September 19 marks the 20th anniversary of the Harvard Square restaurant that turned chef-owner Jody Adams into a culinary superstar.

Arts & Entertainment

Cirque du Soleil Performers Are Coming to Harvard Square

* Update, Tuesday, 6/3/2014: Due to inclement weather, this event has been rescheduled for Wednesday, June 18, 12-2 p.m. Cambridge is in for a special treat […]

Restaurants

Shake Shack Opens Its Doors In Harvard Square

A snowstorm won’t keep people from being able to grab a burger at Harvard Square’s newest restaurant. Shake Shack’s owners celebrated the official opening of […]

News

Casey Affleck Would Like to Reopen the Harvard Square Movie Theater

A phone call between the owner of the vacant Harvard Square Theatre and actor Casey Affleck could change the fate of the niche Cambridge arts […]