Harvard Crew

With 21 undefeated regular seasons and eight official national-championship victories, Harvard crew coach Harry Parker is a legend—six of his oarsmen have competed in the […]


Babson Tennis

Playing tennis regularly can improve balance, agility, and cardiovascular strength, according to Jim Berrigan, who has more wins than any other Babson tennis coach in […]


Boston College Rugby

This sport requires both strength and endurance. Games consist of two 40-minute halves with no time-outs—players run as many as seven miles per match at […]


Your Bike Could Charge Your Phone for You

Here’s another reason to bike to work: With SIVA Cycle’s Kickstarter-funded Atom, you’ll arrive with a fully charged smartphone. Bicycle-mounted power generators are nothing new—but […]


Getting Fresh: Higher Ground Farm to Open at Boston Design Center

City farming goes to a whole new level.


Old Try Raises Money for Marathon Bombing Victims, Families

We asked the folks — Southern transplants Michah and Marianna Whitson — at local (but Southern-leaning) print shop Old Try last week if they’d ever […]


Free for All

Learn about the November Project, a social exercise movement in Boston that is becoming a major fitness trend.


The Big Squeeze: Juicing Hits Boston

Get fresh-pressed drinks from Mother Juice this month.


(Your Name Here)

What’s it cost to get a building—or a wing, or a brick—named after you, anyway?


Reverse the Curse: Boston Breakers and Women’s Soccer Make a Comeback

Boston’s getting a new set of ballplayers this spring—but they won’t be playing for the Red Sox.

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Home & Property

Well Thread

Check out Linda Behar’s embroidered masterpiece, inspired by an image of a vibrant peony.

Home & Property

English Accents

Kristin Paton Home brings Notting Hill to Cambridge.

Home & Property

Paint the Town Red

What does Marilyn Riseman covet? A very bold chair complements a very iconic woman.

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Dawn of an Artful Age

Most recognize Dawn Barrett as MassArt’s new president. Very few know that she owns two Alessi watches and would be an 18th-century highboy if reincarnated as a piece of furniture.

Family Jewels

Family Jewels: Impulse Opens in Wellesley’s Linden Square

The brother-sister duo behind Adamas Fine Jewelry opens a new jewelry store sibling in Wellesley.