According to the polls, Massachusetts voters are going to overwhelmingly approve a ballot initiative next month that legalizes medical marijuana. That should be good news for someone like me, who’s spent half his life smoking pot. So why am I feeling so uneasy?
Equestrian pursuits abound in Massachusetts, fueled by adoration for the steed and enough money to run a small country.
Why former Governor Mitt Romney’s unpopularity in Massachusetts could spell doom for his presidential campaign.
Our fall travel guide to five breathtaking New England road trips.
Enough already with Boston’s boring, old and stodgy public art.
Boston prides itself on being a haven of high-minded thinking, something that’s also made us insufferable.
American kids will carry home about 600 million pounds of commercial Halloween candy this month. And as they sleep, parents everywhere will begin the age-old process of tossing out the bulk of the booty. That’s what Michael Bronner was doing two…
If Washington, DC, is a city of poorly guarded secrets, perhaps the least well guarded is Senator John Kerry’s desire to be secretary of state. Hillary Clinton has made it clear that she will not return for a second term…
Which sport produces the craziest parents of all?
Solomon took the inspiration for her Pushcart Prize-winning short story, “The Lobster Mafia Story” from her Gloucester upbringing.
Local bites we’re digging right now.
Celebrate Oktoberfest and the local craft-beer scene with these German-style suds.
This German comfort food is as fun to pronounce as it is to eat during the cooler months. Whether you like yours on the indulgent side or simply topped with dressed arugula, the versions here are sure to satisfy.
Three local chefs give the classic pierogi a makeover.
T. W. Food chef Tim Wiechmann knows a thing (or five) about wursts, which makes him the perfect candidate to school us on all things sausage.
Celebrate Oktoberfest with Clear Flour Bread’s German soft pretzels.
It’s style over substance at this bustling downtown spot—and that may be by design.
This Kendall Square newcomer has potential in spades, but feels incomplete.
Rachel Slade’s off-kilter take on hub dwellings.
Geometry goes high-fashion with these statement danglers.
How a Cambridge illustrator turned her hobby into a chic career.
Brimming with eateries, thrift shops, and boutiques, Salem has become a worthy shopping destination in any season.
Flaunt your waist with this right-off-the-runway silhouette.
This Holly Caldwell handbag is a modern classic.
It’s now possible to create a child from the eggs or sperm of a deceased partner, but should we?
The Boston premiere of David Mamet’s new play is a reminder of our city’s troubled past.
Bring in a new month with these arts and entertainment events in Boston.