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City Life

Root for These Massachusetts Athletes in the Tokyo Summer Olympics

Team USA boasts 20 Boston-area athletes—including the men’s rugby team captain, eight rowers, and a duo of soccer sisters.

"Slave Narrative of Willie Mae"
Arts & Entertainment

How to Honor Juneteenth in Boston This Weekend

Organizations around Boston are observing Juneteenth throughout the weekend, with everything from pop-up markets to film screenings, virtual talks, dance parties, and more.

Home & Property

Found Art: Out of the Blue

Photographer Susan Murie experiments with an antique printing method.

Trillium Garden on the Greenway photo courtesy of Trillium Brewing Co.
Restaurants

Beer Gardens Are Coming Back to the Greenway

Trillium Brewing and City Winery’s open-air experiences return to Boston in May.

Travel

Travel + Leisure Named Five New Massachusetts Hotels Some of the Best in the World

Five properties from Martha’s Vineyard to the Berkshires now have bragging rights as the world’s best new hotels.

BGM Apparel Products at "The Making of Her Story" Pop-Up
Life & Style

Shop from Fantastic, Black Women-Owned Businesses at a Pop-up Market This Weekend

Gift yourself cool new jewelry, clothes, and more when Black Owned Bos. and CambridgeSide mall celebrate Women’s History Month.

Van Gogh Exhibitions in Boston
Arts & Entertainment

Two Immersive Van Gogh Exhibitions Are Coming to Boston

Both of the digital experiences promise the “unique” feeling of stepping into one of the painter’s famous works.

Home & Property

Found Art: Spheres of Influence

Artist Stephanie Christopher adopts an unusual technique.

sea glass
Travel

Where to Hunt for Sea Glass around Massachusetts

For a new pandemic hobby, try hunting for ocean-weathered treasures along the shore.

City Life

Test Your 2020 Memory: When Did This Happen in Boston?

Time has gone haywire during these past 9 months, somehow moving either too fast or too slow. Can you and your quarantine-addled brain remember when all these things happened in Boston?