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Students face stiff competition for curbside treasures

Sean Heary (right) and Silas Lohrenz have found several items that others left on the curb. Sean Heary (right) and Silas Lohrenz have found several items that others left on the curb. (EVAN RICHMAN/GLOBE STAFF)
By Linda Matchan
Globe Staff / August 29, 2008

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Emerson College student David Koenig was walking to work in Cambridge recently when he spotted a computer desk that someone had discarded on a street near Harvard Square. It was in good condition and, even better, had slots for CDs. "Just what I was looking for," he said. (Full article: 1017 words)

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