Cambridge 10-Week Business Planning Program

Now Accepting Applications for Fall! Do you have a business idea that you would like to develop? Are you an entrepreneur seeking advice for getting your business off the ground? Apply to the Cambridge 10-Week Business Planning Program!  The program, a partnership between the City of Cambridge a…

Sad news from the Kuelzer Family

Dear friends and colleagues, With great sadness, I wish to share the news of my father, Herbert Kuelzer’s passing.  Herbie (as he was widely known) was a long-time businessman in Harvard Square.

Celebrating National Black Business Month

Join the City of Cambridge in celebrating National Black Business Month in August to recognize the importance of Black and Brown businesses to local communities and to the national economy.

42nd Annual Oktoberfest Applications NOW AVAILABLE

Harvard Square’s flagship event returns! We can’t contain our excitement either! Live music on multiple stages, countless international food vendors, crafts and of course, festive beer gardens located throughout the Square.

Remembering Priscilla Johnson McMillan

July 19, 1928 – July 7, 2021 The Harvard Square Business Association is mourning the loss of our friend and colleague, the famed author, historian, activist and Russian scholar, Priscilla McMillan.  Priscilla’s office was adjacent to ours at 18 Brattle Square for well over 20 years.

2021 Best of Boston in Harvard Square

Best Barbecue The Smoke ShopWith the pandemic-time addition of a fourth Smoke Shop location — this one in Harvard Square — we’re now never more than a fork’s distance away from Andy Husbands’ tender pulled chicken or best-in-class burnt ends.