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Get to Know Shira Goodman, President and CEO of Staples

The 55-year-old Newton resident—a veteran of the office-supply giant who’s racked up degrees from Princeton, Harvard, and MIT—tells us why there’s nothing worse than getting to Logan when the Sox are in town and reveals the most important words an executive will ever need to know.

Democratic Newton Mayor Setti Warren speaks to supporters during a campaign event in Newton, Mass., Tuesday, May 10, 2011. Warren, who announced his candidacy on Monday for the U.S. senate seat currently held by Scott Brown, is currently serving his first term as the first popularly elected black mayor in Massachusetts. He is also an Iraq War veteran and a former staff member for Sen. John Kerry. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds)

Will Setti Warren Run for Governor?

The Newton mayor isn't running for re-election, leading to speculation about Beacon Hill aspirations.

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Lights! Camera! Newton?

How a tony Boston suburb became one of the most important towns in show biz.

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Restaurant Review: Little Big Diner

East meets MetroWest at David Punch and Daniel Scott’s offbeat gem of a ramen shop, creating a downtown-cool urban oasis in—where else?—Newton Centre.