Chris Sweeney

Chris Sweeney, Senior Editor at Boston Magazine

Chris Sweeney is a senior editor at Boston magazine.

City Life

Why Is Good Help So Hard to Find in Boston?

Plumbers, carpenters, and electricians are Boston’s hottest commodities. But good luck getting one to fix your home.

City Life

What Happens When You Kill a Bicyclist?

Nearly two years after a surgeon was killed riding her bike, a controversial police investigation ruled it merely a roadside collision. But that’s just the beginning of the story.

City Life

The Interview: Jeff Miron

The Harvard financial wiz tackles the question that should be on everybody’s mind: Is our economy heading over a cliff?

City Life

Neighborhood Watch

From vacations to cars, here’s how to make your neighbors green with envy.

City Life

The Entertainer

Strega’s Nick Varano wants to make you feel like a star.


Boston Traveler: Miami, Florida

With a sizzling art scene and some of the world’s best chefs, Miami brings the heat.

City Life

Aw, Rats!

They nest in our homes. They breed faster than rabbits. Make no mistake: Boston’s rats are in charge. We just live here.

City Life

Should Boston Stop Using Cash?

In Boston’s economy, is cash doing more harm than good?

City Life

The Trump Effect

One year in, many of Boston’s biggest names are feeling the president’s influence—for better or for worse.

A plane leaves Boston Logan Airport with the city skyline in the background

What’s the Fastest Way to Logan?

You have a lot of options. But none of them is foolproof.

A plane leaves Boston Logan Airport with the city skyline in the background

Join Logan’s Jet Set

Trade the line at Dunkin’ and the screaming kids at the gate for a leather armchair and a scotch on the rocks.

Arts & Entertainment

The Picturesque World of MIT’s B.D. Colen

He treks from Canada to Cambridge each week, and never forgets his camera.

City Life

The Highs and Lows of 2017

Our highly opinionated look at the most sublime, sinful, and surprising moments of the year.

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City Life

Boston Herald Declares Bankruptcy, Sale to Gatehouse Media

The storied newspaper looks like it will be leaving local hands.


Sixth Graders Rally Around Classmate with Rare Disease

The Ipswich middle schoolers hope to raise half a million bucks.