Boston’s real estate market is sizzling again—and with inventory scarce and interest rates at historic lows, it’s a safe bet that things are only going to get hotter. But even in a seller’s game, savvy buyers can score. Here, our market cheat sheet and picks for where to buy, whether you’re starting out, moving up, or going huge.
Bold, bright floral prints are the thing for spring. Check out photos of this season’s latest fashion and style trends.
After an incendiary 2009 visit to Uganda during which he urged leaders to fight the “gay agenda,” Scott Lively is now being sued for persecution—a crime against humanity. So what’s next for the Springfield pastor? He’s exploring a run for governor, of course.
In December, Moderna Therapeutics announced a technology that would revolutionize medicine and disrupt the pharmaceutical industry, a promise startups have been making for decades. Can Moderna pull off what countless others have not?
Every year, we’re lucky enough to maintain a one-of-a-kind celebration, Southie’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. So why is the city out to kill one of our most distinct traditions?
International players like Leandro Barbosa represent the future of basketball, which the NBA hopes soon to transform into a global game that will rival soccer in popularity—and profit.
In 2009, more than a dozen Harvard professors joined President Barack Obama’s administration. Now, at the start of Obama’s second term, nearly all of them have returned. Why?
Here in Boston, we have mixed feelings about the month of March, and throughout history, locals have found increasingly blunt ways to say the same thing: Is winter gone yet?
What if college mascots were actually to face off? John Linehan, CEO of the Franklin Park Zoo, offers his rulings.
Chinese come to Boston, by and large, to see Cambridge and its universities. Boston wants these tourists to stay awhile.
Boston’s getting a new set of ballplayers this spring—but they won’t be playing for the Red Sox.
The smartphone attachment Square could mean peace between Boston’s cabbies and their riders—so, of course, it’s not allowed.
When Jenny Dell took as NESN’s Red Sox sideline reporter last year, the job came with even greater challenges than usual. But with spring training in full swing, Dell is back on the job for what everyone hopes is a very different season number two.
This South End newcomer has some work to do before it can become the next neighborhood success story.
Learn how to recreate Ceia Kitchen + Bar’s rustic, romantic ambiance at home. The restaurant moved to a larger space in January, but kept its cozy design.
This month, we’re into Mem Tea Genmai Cha, Coop’s Hot Fudge, and Spindrift Sparkling Half and Half.
Learn more about this Swiss breakfast staple and where to find it in Boston.
Headed by Marcellus Coleman of the Food Network show ‘Chopped,’ this live-music venue/eatery is a great fit for the Harvard crowd.
Classic southern-style comfort food hits the spot at Brian Poe’s new restaurant.
A look at the new 1920s-themed steakhouse Bogie’s Place, tucked away in the back of Downtown Crossing hangout JM Curley.
Here are some ways that area restaurants are taking the common carrot to new heights.
What’s hot and not in Boston home design, from home bars and oyster plates to birch fireplace logs and brown all around.
High contrast brings high style to spring’s black-and-white accessories.
Wakefield shoe designer Zack Lo can now adorn the adventurous dresser from head to toe.
The brother-sister duo behind Adamas Fine Jewelry opens a new jewelry store sibling in Wellesley.
With all the perks of its larger counterpart, the Pilot Satchel, this bright blue bag is perfect for welcoming back spring.
This 1920s Georgian mansion in Milton is 12,169 square feet and boasts a sexy kitchen, two living rooms, an exquisite oval staircase, and formal gardens.
Acupuncture is going mainstream in Massachusetts, and a new bill, if passed, would require health insurers to cover acupuncture for pain management, PTSD, nausea, and more.
Read about fat grafting, a promising new procedure of making natural breast implants versus synthetic saline or silocone breast implants.
Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis, Sigur Rós, the Boston Ballet performing Sleeping Beauty, the Flamenco Festival, and more.
The Boston Jewish Music Festival, now in its fourth year, will present a mix of the traditional and the new, from Yiddish protest punk to acoustic folk music.