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Isabel M. Kendall

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Quad Sound Studios

Four Thousand Dollars of Equipment Stolen from Quad Sound Studios

The Quad Sound Studios has yet to recover any of the recording and sound equipment—totaling more than $4,000 in value—that was stolen from their studio in late March.

Superintendent Ridealong
Cambridge Police

Superintendent Ridealong

Police Superintendent Christine A. Elow turns to chat during our ride along in Central Square.

Superintendent Ridealong
The Scoop

Arresting, In Development

On a chilly March afternoon, weeks before the incident, FM met Cambridge Police Department Superintendent Christine A. Elow in her office. The space is just like any other career professional’s: kids’ drawings pasted on the walls, plaques and awards arranged tidily along the shelves. She’s the second highest ranking officer in the department and the first woman to ever hold her position. And she’s a local. She grew up in Cambridge, attended Cambridge public schools, and, after serving four years with the U.S. Navy, ended up back in her hometown with the CPD.




From Harvard to the Hill: Chuck Schumer’s Years at the College

Before he hobnobbed with the University's president, Schumer was just another undergraduate at the College.

Church Street

Ritual Remains Retrieved From Rubbish

Three boxes containing three pig heads, deer heads, and a bird, were found near the trash barrels on Church Street.

HUPD Crime Data Screenshot

Crimes Clustered Around Square, River, Per Harvard Police Data

A Crimson analysis of data provided by the Harvard University Police Department on 581 reported crimes in 2017 reveals crime on campus generally occurs near the Charles River and Harvard Square.


Unnamed Assailant Robs Harvard Alum Near Sever Hall

The robbery was reported in Harvard Yard near Sever Hall at 6:59 PM Monday night.

Bob Massie

Gubernatorial Candidate Bob Massie Speaks at The Democracy Center

Activist and author Robert “Bob” K. Massie visited The Democracy Center on Friday to discuss his campaign for the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Governor Charlie D. Baker ’79 this November.

Bob Massie

Bob Massie

Activist and author Robert “Bob” K. Massie discusses his gubernatorial campaign at The Democracy Center Friday evening

Nadeem A. Mazen
Cambridge City Council

Mazen Drops Out of Congressional Race

Mazen said his primary reason for withdrawing from the race was a lack of campaign financing.

Marijuana in Harvard Square
Harvard Square

Federal Marijuana Crackdown Could Disrupt Budding Industry

Session’s decision comes just days after the first-ever medical marijuana dispensary opened in Harvard Square.

Student Life

Into the Weeds

Pot shops may come to Harvard Square, but Harvard students may be limited in their ability to frequent them.

Fenway Park

Harvard-Yale Venue Change Concerns Some Students

While some students say they’re excited by the move to Fenway Park, others expressed concern about transportation, tailgating venues, and potentially lower student attendance.

Adams K Space
House Life

Adams House Institutes Temporary Alcohol Ban in House Party Spaces

Adams House staff have seen a decline in students’ use of “the Molotov” and “K Space” following the ban.