Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Curious site for big redo

A Harvard Square landmark is set to be reborn through a multimillion-dollar redevelopment that some locals fear could further transform the once hip and bohemian center into a bland beachhead for deep-pocketed corporate brands appealing to moneyed Ivy Leaguers.

“We are hoping we can stay as long as we can. … The big question is how can we continue to do what we do in another location?” The World’s Only Curious George Store owner Adam Hirsch told the Herald, 
lamenting that sales of Curious George books, apparel, toys and games haven’t kept pace with skyrocketing Harvard Square rents.. . . more

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