A Sweet Ending and a New Beginning

Salt & Olive is Moving to the Garage. We’ve loved our time in the Bow & Arrow district of Harvard Square — mostly because we got to meet you!  But today is our last day at 1160, and we begin the transition to our new home in The Garage.


Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:00am – 4:00pm Harvard Square Yard Sale!All Proceeds to Benefit the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter Saturday, February 16, 20190 Brattle Street (former Urban Outfitters location)8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Parsnip Restaurant & Lounge Announces New Executive Chef

Parsnip Restaurant & Lounge has announced the appointment of Jeffrey Salazar as Executive Chef. Chef Salazar is reimagining the menu to offer New American, seasonally inspired, and ingredient-driven cuisine in the restaurant’s contemporary and relaxed setting.

Harvard Square Kiosk and Plaza

In 2017, the City established a Harvard Square Kiosk and Plaza Working Group, composed of residents, business and property owners, representatives from local institutions, and urban design experts, to create a vision for the future use, operation, and governance of the Harvard Square Kiosk and Plaza…


CASPAR will be holding a Winter Coat Drive this year. CASPAR clients are in need of winter coats for both men and women.

5th Annual Winter Warmth Drive 2018

Five years ago, while serving food at First Parish-Unitarian Universalist in Harvard Square, I met a young homeless woman. During our conversation about housing, job training and mental health services, she turned to me and said “Those are all important, but I just need some blankets tonight.