Kris Frieswick

The Fisher King

A bold new restaurant in the Seaport District is the crowning achievement or Legal Sea Foods CEO Roger Berkowitz, who rules New England’s fishing industry and likes nothing better than getting into hot water.

Till Death Do Us Pay

The poster child for progressive marriage laws, Massachusetts is also a singularly nightmarish place to get a divorce—especially for the better-off spouse. Now a brewing reform movement is pushing to rewrite the state’s outdated alimony rules, led by one very fed-up ex-husband.

The Men's Room

Selling good design to men will make their lives (and yours) better.   The American male’s aesthetic tends to revolve around an HDTV image and a comfortable couch. Maybe that’s why 54 percent of Boston men are single. Many of…

The Men's Room

Selling good design to men will make their lives (and yours) better.   The American male’s aesthetic tends to revolve around an HDTV image and a comfortable couch. Maybe that’s why 54 percent of Boston men are single. Many of…

Hoop Dreams

When the pilot gunned the engines of the chartered 737, many of the passengers began to wonder if they'd live out the day. The plane had hit wind shear on its approach to Bedford's Hanscom Field, and was straining to…

Out of Nowhere

Patricia started to cry before the first words came out of her mouth. It had taken her weeks to build up the courage to share the news with her family, weeks more to make this appointment with a therapist. She…