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The Life and Death and Rebirth of Boston’s Counterculture

How the city lost its underground cool—and might just get it back.

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Photos from the Today Show Broadcast in Faneuil Hall

Cheers was filled with boisterous cheers on Friday morning as the Today show taped a pre-Superbowl pep rally. Host Al Roker riled up the crowd from inside the Boston bar […]

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What It’s Like to Be a Helicopter Tour Pilot

Jeff Hubbard thinks he watched Top Gun too many times growing up. That’s how he says he got into aviation. Now, Hubbard spends his days cruising around […]

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Best Places to Go Ice Skating in Boston

  It’s that time of year again. Grab your gloves and lace up those skates, it’s time to hit the ice. You don’t have to […]

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The Boston Common Christmas Tree, By the Numbers

Shedding light on the Boston Common Christmas tree.

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Meet Mr. August of the MSPCA Firefighter Calendar

Who among us doesn’t have that one person who’s impossible to shop for around the holiday season? Thankfully, the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of […]

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Four Popular Ski Resorts in New England

Killington, Stowe, and more.

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Holiday Events in Boston 2016

Here it is! Our 2016 list of all the worthy wintry holiday events to check out around Boston this season. Bookmark it—we’ll add new events as […]

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Photos from the 2016 Canine Promenade on the Esplanade

This past Sunday, dog owners and their furry costumed companions paraded a half-mile stretch of the Esplanade for the sixth annual Canine Promenade. The fall […]

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A Spectator’s Guide to the Head of the Charles Regatta

Since 1965, the Head of the Charles Regatta has lured and challenged hundreds of thousands of rowers to the Charles River in this famed sporting […]

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The Guide: Urban Leaf Peeping in Boston

At Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum, 281 acres of greenery that straddle Jamaica Plain and Roslindale, outdoor enthusiasts and nature novices alike can rejoice in the splendor of autumn without leaving city limits.

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Salem’s Best Halloween Events 2016

Salem is one New England’s best-known haunted hotspots, infamous for their witch trials held in the 1690s. This mass hysteria led to more than 200 […]

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Massachusetts’ Best Haunted Houses and Theme Park Takeovers for Halloween

There’s nothing wrong with a homemade haunted house, but if you’re looking for a really good scare, look no further than these haunted attractions in […]

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This Haunted Ship in Quincy Is the Stuff of Nightmares

A haunted ship riddled with ghosts is docked in Quincy Harbor, and starting in September, it will be open for visitors to experience its terrors. […]

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Boston Hosts Its First-Ever Red Bull Flugtag Competition

Teams of daring souls took flight today over the Charles River for the first-ever Red Bull Flugtag competition in Boston. Here are some highlights: For […]