Madeline Bilis

Associate Editor at Boston Magazine

Madeline Bilis has been a writer and editor at Boston magazine since 2014. She studied journalism at Emerson College and hails from an exciting town outside of Worcester.

Arts & Entertainment

Meet the Artists of Boston Snapchat Geofilters

No, they don’t work for Snapchat.

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Arts & Entertainment

Meet Boston’s Independent Puzzlemasters

They’re in the business of locking people in rooms.

Arts & Entertainment

Five Tips from Local Instagram Pros

The moderators of IG Boston bestow their knowledge.

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Arts & Entertainment

We Tried It: Boda Borg

We "quested" to make sure it’s as fun as it sounds.


The Smiley Face Was Invented in Massachusetts

Happy World Smile Day!


Bridj to Offer Neurosignal Treatment on Your Commute

Choose between calm or energy vibes.


An Ode to My Red Sox Hat

You deserve a thank you.

Arts & Entertainment

A.D. Makepeace Company Invites You to Tour the Bogs

The Cranberry Harvest Celebration is back.

Arts & Entertainment

He Named Me Malala Takes a Look at Malala’s Everyday Life

’She’s an ordinary girl.’

Home & Property

Why Some Brownstones Have Purple Windows

It’s not style—it’s science.


TEDx Is Coming to Jamaica Plain

The theme is ’Joy and Purpose.’

Arts & Entertainment

A New Vintage Market Opens This Weekend

It’s a collective at POP Allston.


TBT: When Portuguese Fishermen Floated Their Cottages Across Boston Harbor


Arts & Entertainment

Matt Damon Is Confused About Diversity on Project Greenlight

It’s bad.

Arts & Entertainment

The Boston Athenaeum Is Having an Open House

Books galore.