Harvard Square

By - 12/2/16 - 9:21 am
Turkeys on Massachusetts Avenue in Harvard Square

John Overholt managed to flee in advance of the avian onslaught on Mass. Ave. this morning.

By - 12/1/16 - 9:09 am
Anti-Trump protesters in Harvard Square

Greg Cook braved the rain for last night's anti-Bannon, anti-Nazi protest outside the Kennedy School in Harvard Square.

By - 11/29/16 - 8:07 pm

The Crimson reports. Don't worry, the protest is still on.

By - 11/29/16 - 12:53 pm
Elhalabi

Transit Police report arresting a Canton man for an incident at Harvard Square station around midnight on Nov. 18:

The male took exception to the victim's complaint and proceeded strike him in the face with a closed fist.

Read more.

By - 11/22/16 - 4:46 pm

The note to Sanford Levinson is every bit as charming as you'd expect. Mailed from England.

By - 11/21/16 - 7:27 pm

Wicked Local Cambridge reports on an incident at the Hong Kong.

Ed. note: Longtime Boston Licensing Board fans will note a familiar name, now doing similar work in Cambridge.

By - 11/12/16 - 9:56 pm

Erik P. Kraft reports the copter hovering over Harvard Square today was hired by the university to take infrared images of 46 of its buildings. Why would they do that? To find roof leaks, he says.

By - 11/10/16 - 6:37 pm
Looking for Trump in all the wrong places

Jessica Chapel reports Abby here will be in Harvard Square tonight and tomorrow for all those poor Trump supporters.

By - 11/6/16 - 12:49 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports Cafe Algiers isn't dead yet.

By - 11/6/16 - 10:21 am

The Crimson reports the Harvard men's cross-country team keeps a spreadsheet about women athletes, but that it no longer includes notes on specific physical attributes or which women seem to be getting which kind of dick.

"We have really changed the team culture since then, and now the spreadsheet is clean and we try to refrain from making comments like that," [the current team captain] said.

By - 11/3/16 - 8:20 pm

The Crimson reports administrators made the decision after discovering the lewd rating of women athletes that started in 2012 continued right through this year.

By - 10/31/16 - 5:33 pm

Today's tales from the underground involve delays caused by signal problems at Harvard.

By - 10/27/16 - 10:05 am
Dead Red Line train at Harvard Square

Ari Ofsevit was among the riders ordered off an inbound Red Line train at Harvard around 9:40 a.m. because, oh, who the hell knows anymore?

By - 10/24/16 - 5:40 pm
Harvard students occupy Harvard builidng in support of striking workers

Carlos Aramayo shows us the scene inside 124 Mt. Auburn St. in Cambridge, home to Harvard's HR department. The Crimson has more.

By - 10/23/16 - 9:01 am

Boston Restaurant Talk reports Cafe Algiers is closing for good today.

By - 10/21/16 - 9:23 am

The Crimson interviews some of the small number of Harvard food-services workers who have gone back to work.

By - 10/14/16 - 9:20 am

Wonder if the researchers will look at the impact of paying workers a living wage on reducing poverty rates.