Kara Baskin'S latest stories

How Five Everyday Residents Got Creative

Meet the unicorns of local real estate.

Stop the Presses

The South End’s Ink Block welcomes the Siena.

William Reimann: I’ve Been Rowing for Six Decades

And won the Head of the Charles seven times.

Robert 'Rawbert' Reid: I Eat Only Raw Foods

He's an accountant turned restaurateur.

Perfect Vision

East Cambridge goes upscale.

Get the Solid-Gold Physical

Lahey's comprehensive exams start at $1,500.

A New Allston Christmas

The neighborhood’s first luxury towers have arrived.

Luxury Living on the B Line

High-end condos arrive in student central.

Standing Tall

Rent (or own) the highest point in the Fenway.

Edible Plants You'll Find in the Wild

From sweet birch to juneberry.