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Curtains in Harvard Square; App for Historic Sites

HUB-WIDE—Touring some of the area's historic sights, like Harborwalk, the Boston Public Library and the Mt. Auburn Cemetery? There's an app for that: "TourSphere LLC, a South Boston-based tech startup, has launched a series of free smartphone apps nationwide that act as virtual tour guides at historic sites—with a narrator and the phone’s GPS coordinates prompting you to walk to certain locations—and in recent weeks introduced the apps to several Boston-area sites..." [Herald]
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CAMBRIDGE—It's curtains for the AMC Loews across from Harvard Yard: "In addition to new releases, the Harvard Square theater hosted a weekly showing of 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' every Saturday at midnight. This tradition has lasted since 1984, when the showings moved from the Exeter Street Theater in Boston to Cambridge." [Crimson]

Harvard Square

Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138