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Setti Warren Calls for Transparency in Beacon Hill Budget Talks

As Beacon Hill lawmakers prepare to hammer out a budget next week, Setti Warren has called for greater transparency in the process, and warned against […]

Home & Property

The Spiral Staircase of Your Dreams Exists in Beacon Hill

This massive, more than 14,000-square-foot townhouse for sale in Beacon Hill is an architectural marvel. The crown jewel of the Federal-style manse, though, is its grand […]

Home & Property

Here’s the Neighborhood Where Homes Stay on the Market the Longest

Homes in Boston seem like they’re snatched up in the blink of an eye. But just how quickly do properties leave the market? A new analysis […]

Home & Property

Past Perfect: A Beacon Hill Townhouse Overlooking Boston Common

Hacin + Associates strikes a balance between historic and contemporary on Beacon Hill.

Home & Property

This Is Your Chance to Live on Acorn Street

Instead of Instagramming Beacon Hill’s Acorn Street while eyeing its quaint quarters longingly, now’s your chance to live there. Dubbed one of America’s most beautiful […]

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General Electric Already Throwing Cash at Beacon Hill Lobbyists

In the six months since Gov. Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh courted General Electric to Boston’s Fort Point neighborhood with a bevy of tax […]

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Hey, There’s a Cow on the Boston Common

The Boston Common started as a cow pasture in the 17th century, attracting so many affluent families’ bovine at one point that grazing was capped at […]

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Photos from the Hidden Gardens of Beacon Hill

Among the centuries-old bricks and cobblestones of Beacon Hill, small clusters of green are barely visible. Urban gardens occupy the spaces where outhouses, trash pits, and wood sheds […]

Home & Property

The Nichols House Is Offering Free Admission to Ladies

One of Beacon Hill’s Bulfinch-built house museums is offering free admission to some of its guests. In honor of International Women’s Day, the Nichols House Museum will admit […]

Home & Property

Nine Photos That Prove Beacon Hill Is a Real-Life Snow Globe

Life in a snow globe is probably pretty pleasant. All of the buildings in town somehow look cohesive, the streets are softly lit by gas […]

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Here’s Your First Look at Luke Aaron’s New Beacon Hill Location

Fashion designer Luke Aaron has been wowing Bostonians since 2011, and more recently, he’s been inspired to curate a home collection. Now he’s taken his South End fashion […]

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SoulCycle Beacon Hill Is Set to Open February 24

SoulCycle has been busy. The indoor cycling chain, known for its candlelit classes and cult-like following, announced last week that it’s partnering with everybody’s favorite […]

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Stanley Rosenberg’s Fiancé Is Seeking Office In A District Where He’s Not Registered

When State Senator Anthony Petruccelli announced his intention to leave office for the more lucrative waters of lobbying, it set off the usual special election […]

Home & Property

Boston’s Most Expensive Parking Space Ever Is Listed in Beacon Hill

In neighborhoods like Beacon Hill, where the narrow streets were laid out long before the invention of automobiles, parking spaces are rare and command a high price […]

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There’s an Appetite for Taxing DraftKings on Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is starting to pay attention to the rapidly growing world of online gambling daily fantasy sports sites. On Sunday, House Speaker Robert DeLeo indicated […]