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Scout Archives: Hundreds March In The Name of Black Lives

For the next five days we’re going to share our favorite stories and pictures from Scout’s decade of local reporting. We need you to share those stories alongside your favorites. And then we need you to stand for Scout by becoming a member. Here’s a look back to Cambridge, 2014. — Last night, about 600 protesters […]


50 Shades of Grey

I was on the way from Scout HQ in Somerville to East Cambridge one day in December during that week of considerable rainfall. What should have been a few feet of lovely snow turned out to be a torrential downpour due presumably to climate change’s grasp on our souls. Normally I’m pretty immune to inclement […]


Yes, Please: Amy Poehler Named Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year

There are a lot of reasons to love and cherish Amy Poehler: She’s funny, she’s smart, she’s a feminist–and of course she helped bring us Broad City. And Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals is hip to this love, as they’ve crowned Poehler the 2015 Woman of the Year.


Bukowski Is Back: Tavern To Reopen in Early January

We steeled ourselves back in July when we heard that Bukowski Tavern in Inman Square (1281 Cambridge St.) was to close for renovations until the fall. It was still summer then, when the days are long and you feel invincible. But as summer turned into fall, and then fall into winter, and the pub’s reopening […]


Editors’ Note: Em and Emily’s Excellent Adventure

The November/December edition of Scout Cambridge is packed with pages and pages of great local gift ideas, but you’re all getting a really rad present a few months early: two new managing editors. We’re the Emilies – Emily Cassel and Emily Hopkins – and we’re so pleased to be occupying your screen.