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Real Weddings: Kirsten & Hans

Kirsten Dangremond & Hans Jensen May 7, 2011Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park, Providence, Rhode island [sidebar]KIRSTEN DANGREMOND AND Hans Jensen believe in serendipity. Though she’s from Rhode Island and he’s from Oregon, they happened to meet in Washington, DC,…

Real Weddings: Evelyn & John

Evelyn Mahony & John Mulcahy June 18, 2011St. Mary’s Church and Private Residence, Hanover, Massachusetts WHEN YOU THINK of romantic places, a CVS parking lot outside of Boston probably doesn’t spring to mind. But for John Mulcahy and Evelyn Mahony,…

The 50 Best Restaurants

SO YOU WANT TO KNOW what the hordes think about dining out in the city? Just pull up one of a million amateur-review websites or flip through a couple of those quote-filled guidebooks. But if it’s serious, considered advice on…

The 50 Best Restaurants 2011

SO YOU WANT TO KNOW what the hordes think about dining out in the city? Just pull up one of a million amateur-review websites or flip through a couple of those quote-filled guidebooks. But if it’s serious, considered advice on…

Fair Trade

"IT WAS A LITTLE OVERWHELMING," Frances Smith, 23, says about the swap we’ve just experienced at the Fourth Wall Project near Fenway Park. She came with her sister, 25-year-old Hannah Zinn, and when I ask about their finds, Hannah proudly…

Person of Interest: Kirsten Hughes

GROWING UP, Kirsten Hughes had two loves: musicals and Ronald Reagan. The former she inherited from her mother, the latter from great-aunts — and by age 12 she wasn’t just singing showtunes, she was stuffing envelopes for former Governor Bill…

Person of Interest: Slaine

CLAD IN A "LOVE MACHINE" T-SHIRT and sporting a black eye (bar fight), Slaine leans on the J.J. Foley’s counter. He orders an IPA and a shot of Jameson. “It’s been a rough week,” he says. Appearances notwithstanding, that’s hard…

Power Suits

Captain America is the latest in a long, (mostly) proud tradition of big-budget superhero movies. And it turns out that the superpowered world — the Hollywood version, at least — is surprisingly small. Check out our handy-dandy chart (actors in…

America's Most Wanted

CHRIS EVANS IS MORE THAN JUST A TORSO. It’s true that his turn as the Human Torch in the hit Fantastic Four franchise required him to regularly bare his abs. And sure, his jock-with-a-heart-of-gold character in Not Another Teen Movie…

Just Your Type

WHETHER YOU’RE PLANNING a tropical blowout or a classic ballroom fete, these locally made cards will help you share your announcement in style. Photographs by Allison Dinner