Features

No Exit

Boston’s highways are stressful, infuriating, and among the most congested in the world. But everything you thought you knew about traffic—and how to fix it—is wrong.

Terrorist. Murderer. Federal Informant?

Not long after Tsarnaev bombed the Boston Marathon, investigative reporter Michele McPhee went looking for answers. What she discovered might just change how you think about our government and law enforcement forever.

Why Is Elizabeth Warren So Hard to Love?

With her populist proposals and fierce criticism of President Donald Trump, Senator Elizabeth Warren has become the new face of the Democratic Party and a favorite for the 2020 presidential race. So why are so many Massachusetts voters souring on her?

Departments

The Future Is Brighton

New Balance has nearly single-handedly changed the face of Brighton. Now, if only others would follow in its footsteps.

The Interview: Charles Czeisler

Can’t sleep? Boston’s top expert explains why getting a good night’s rest means more than just a comfortable pillow—it means changing the way we live.

News

Boston’s Oracle of Investment

As president of personal investing at Fidelity, Kathleen Murphy holds the fiscal futures of millions of customers in her hands. To think she got her start flipping burgers.

Restaurants

Tastemaking: Beer for All

How an ex-accountant traded tax returns for tallboys, helping breweries bring hard-to-find suds to a fridge near you.

Wish List: Top Shelf

Give your pantry a gourmet makeover with these upgraded essentials, all courtesy of local artisans and importers.

Dining Out: Pabu

Why Boston foodies should be rooting for Downtown Crossing’s tony new Japanese izakaya to get its act together already.

Fashion & Style

Cape Escapes

This summer when you cross the bridge (or step off the ferry), a whole new horizon of possibilities awaits.

Home & Property

Health

Testing the Waters

The latest trend in relaxation, flotation therapy, involves lukewarm water, confined spaces, and complete darkness. What could possibly go wrong?

Arts & Entertainment