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  • COOP gets a visit from The Boss

    People lined up on the sidewalk outside the Harvard COOP yesterday, where they awaited the arrival of Bruce Springsteen. The Boss visited fans and signed copies of his new book Born to Run, which is a bestseller. At the Hahvahd Tour across the street we love to see one of our favorite… Read More»

  • See Ben Stiller Filming in Harvard Square

    Yesterday, Ben Stiller was filming his latest movie “Brad’s Status” in Harvard Square. Ben stars alongside Austin Abrams as a father and son visiting Eastern Coast universities. It’s directed by School of Rock writer/director Mike White. You can read more about his visit in the Boston Globe.

  • HUDS workers on strike in the Yard

    If you have been in Harvard Square since Wednesday, you have likely noticed the hundreds of Harvard’s dining service workers on strike. They’ve been marching through the streets with chants and drums to get their message heard After months of negotiations, the workers finally walked off the job, the first… Read More»

  • “Play Me, I’m Yours,” music with Dan Andrew

    The Harvard Square Business Association welcomes a new musical art installation called “Play Me, I’m Yours” into Harvard Square. The music art project, which international public artist Luke Jerram conceived, places painted pianos all over the world. Most recently they added pianos in Boston and Cambridge locations, for everyone to… Read More»

  • Stay Adventurous blog features the Hahvahd Tour

    On his travel blog “Stay Adventurous” freelance writer Craig Zabransky recently visited Harvard Square and took in a Hahvahd Tour. Having already visited our rival Yale (bleugh!) Craig wisely embarked with tour guide Joe into Harvard Yard. One of Craig’s favorite features of the tour was the way Joe told “History… Read More»