Articles by Scout Editor

Meet the Scout Team: Sasha Pedro, Staff Photographer

Sasha Pedro would like a dog. But as a one-woman professional photography business who also works at MIT and keeps active in the local music scene, well … “I don’t have the time,” she laments. A South Shore native who lives in Weymouth, Pedro (which she pronounces with a long “e”) grew up in a […]


Down Under School of Yoga Bends Expectations

Down Under School of Yoga2000 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. (617) 661-6565 DOWNUNDERYOGA.COM Down Under School of Yoga is committed to doing things differently—rather than looking to existing studios for inspiration and guidance, Down Under founder and owner Justine Cohen wanted to bring the practice of yoga back to its roots, free from catchy slogans or pricey accessories. […]


Valentine’s Day Happenings Around Cambridge

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and we’ve got you covered when it comes to buying the perfect gift or finding the best places to eat, drink and be merry. Whether you want to get physical and partake in some ice skating or a spin class with your SO or would prefer a Lady and the Tramp-themed dinner, there’s something on this list […]


Go Beyond Barbells at These Cambridge Gyms

Sometimes all you want from a gym is to pop in your earbuds, jump on a treadmill and tune out while you work out. But if you’re looking to get fit in a space that offers a little more, check out one of these area gyms, where you’ll find yourself thinking “I get to go […]





SCOUT’S HONORED 2016: Shopping

Which is the best Cambridge bike shop? Where in the city can you get the finest thrifted finds? Read on to learn which local stores took home top honors in the shopping category of this year’s Scout’s Honored Awards.