Erin Byers Murray

Family Bonds

A young couple breathes new life into a Colonial Revival in Brookline.

Chain Gang

An Attleboro Falls company shows how chic and versatile metal can be — from jewelry to home decor and commercial textiles.

Blades of Glory

THE RUSHING RAPIDS of the Deerfield River greet me as I pull up to the Lamson & Goodnow cutlery factory in Shelburne Falls. The water, though, isn’t just a picturesque backdrop for the company’s campus of warehouses — it’s the…

Success, Squared

Kendall Square wasn’t supposed to be the next big neighborhood success story. But the sudden restaurant boom in the shadow of MIT is no mere fluke.

Jody Under Construction

Photographs by Chad Griffith STANDING ON A TEMPORARY STAGE set along the banks of the Charles River, Jody Adams is clutching a 10-inch knife. A few hundred local food geeks are gathered on this sticky June morning to watch one…

Digging It

IF YOU THINK the gnarly ginger root you find in grocery stores has kick, wait until you’ve tasted a knob of the freshly harvested stuff. As an antidote to those supermarket offerings — which are typically flown in from warmer…

Fresh Idea: Chill Out

LIGHT, FRUITY AND PORTABLE, popsicles have nudged out ice cream as our favorite summertime treat — especially now that local chefs have reinvented the kiddie staple. At Bina Osteria, chef Will Foden’s Aperol freeze pops riff on the classic Italian…