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The Most Popular Thanksgiving Google Searches in Boston

Thanksgiving weekend means a lot to Boston residents: eating fresh turkey while reassuring your niece from Belmont that she’ll definitely be accepted to Harvard; eating leftover […]

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Record Cold Could Hit Massachusetts This Weekend

Ask a teen: Being chill is good. Ask someone who wishes they were in Miami: Being chill is bad. Ask a meteorologist: We’re all going […]

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This Year Was Boston’s Second-Warmest October Ever

Around here, we know a little something about a last-minute comeback (not sorry, Atlanta!), and in October’s final hours, the city’s weather pulled off an upset […]

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A Tornado May Hit Western Massachusetts

With eerie skies and sinister winds, the weather in greater Boston seems to have gotten the message that Halloween is afoot, and the spooky forecast […]

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Frost Warning Issued for Most of Massachusetts

If you’re a bit of a Goldilocks about your fall weather, you’ve probably been struggling with Boston’s autumn this year. The fall began with unusually warm temperatures and foliage-related […]

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Housing Costs Are Bostonians’ Biggest Gripe

“It has character,” you mused about the hardwood floors last refurbished during the Carter administration. “I’ve been meaning to unplug,” you thought when noticing your […]

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Archaeologists Uncover Secrets of Colonial-Era Outhouse near Paul Revere’s Home

A mysterious outhouse is turning into a bit of a head scratcher for Boston archeologists, and members of the public have become, well, privy, to […]

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Welcome to Allston Christmas 2017

The sun is shining, the trucks are rumbling, and it’s time for that most Boston of holidays: Allston Christmas. Yes, a merry September 1st to […]

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Someone Bought the South End’s Hotel Alexandra

The South End’s Hotel Alexandra might finally be getting its long-overdue restoration. Boston’s Church of Scientology has agreed to sell the dilapidated building to a Cambridge-based developer, according […]

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These Are the Most Popular Boston Engagement Spots on Instagram

Getting engaged is a pretty big deal, for a lot of reasons. But with social media, it’s also become an occasion that people can capture, […]

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A Park Beneath the I-93 Overpass Will Open in June

Soon, the grey concrete expanse that splits the South End from South Boston will become an urban park, complete with grass, plants, boardwalks, and bike […]

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A New Park Is Coming to the Fenway

Fenway is getting another park, but this one isn’t for baseball. Local developer Samuels & Associates, who has been responsible for much of the neighborhood’s transformation in […]

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Bow Market Will Double the Businesses in Somerville’s Union Square

Matthew Boyes-Watson didn’t have, on paper, the strongest opening pitch for potential vendors for his latest development, Bow Market. The upstart colonnade, which Boyes-Watson and […]

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Peek Inside the New Target in Cambridge

Cambridge residents are about to have a lot more big box options within walking distance. A brand new Target is opening in Central Square. “You […]

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BPDA Approves “Plan JP/Rox” Amidst Protests, Police Presence

The Boston Planning and Development Agency board voted Thursday to approve Plan JP/Rox, a controversial set of guidelines governing development in a 250-acre area comprised of Forest […]