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Kevin Garnett Unwrapped? Never.

Here's the thing about Kevin Garnett—the man just loves his scarves. After nearly every game—in the winter and sometimes even when it's warm—KG emerges from […]

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The Tail End

Shrimp season in the Gulf of Maine has just started, but by the time you read this, it may already be over. That’s because the […]

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Downtown Looking Up

Folks walking around Downtown Crossing may have noticed some subtle changes lately: a new bench here, more trash cans there, and a growing sense that […]

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Brainy Babies

Photos by Angela Coppola When Kristina Parry saw her five-month-old son, Jude, wearing a sensor net with wires protruding from his head at UMass Boston, […]

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Data Base: Boston's Big Data Initiative

Photo by Lucas Zarebinski “We are going to dominate this field,” Governor Patrick told a crowded room of hackers this past November in Kendall Square. […]

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Cannabis Commerce: Massachusetts' Medical Marijuana Market

Bruce Bedrick, CEO of Medbox and Kind Clinics During those few hours on November 29 when the power went out and Cambridge went dark, 200 […]

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Click It and Ticket

Photo via Thinkstock Planning a vacation on the Web can be so infuriating that sometimes it’s tempting to just stay home. “It’s a complete mess […]

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Howl: Mating Season Brings Coyotes to Boston

Illustration by Jason Ford At about 11:30 in the morning this past October 18, a worker at a middle school in Mattapan called the police […]

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Barney Frank Has a Way With Words

Here are a few of Barney Frank’s greatest verbal hits.

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Culture Calendar: Eight Must-See Arts and Entertainment Events in December 2012

The best local band you’ll hear in a Boston rock club this month doesn’t play rock.

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Racqueteering: Some of World’s Best Squash Players to Visit Boston

Four members of Pakistan’s national junior team will be coming to town to train and compete.

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Styrofoam Banned in Boston?

Is the city about to make the polystyrene foam containers illegal?

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Sins of the Father

The latest biography of Joseph Kennedy sheds new light on the man who fathered a dynasty.

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Check Out All the Stuff This Guy Allegedly Stole

If police are right, Craig Cromartie has some of the stickiest fingers in the state.

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New England’s Snow Business

New Hampshire ski areas are gearing up for a big year—whether it snows or not.