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Yiqing Shao

Yiqing Shao, Digital Editor at Boston Magazine

Yiqing Shao has been an editor at Boston magazine since 2012. As the digital editor, she oversees all editorial operations and strategy of bostonmagazine.com and other web properties such as social media and e-newsletters. Yiqing double majored in journalism and English at Michigan State University and has a master's degree in publishing from Emerson College. She's trained in both editing and design, and cares (maybe too much) about hyphenation rules, aligning to the baseline, and proper nesting of HTML tags. She's pro-Helvetica and speaks passable Mandarin and Spanish.

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Free Things to Do in December

Championship figure skating, wine tastings, and more.

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Casey Affleck, Conan O’Brien Discuss Boston Roots

Cue witty banter about Cambridge vs. Brookline and a shared lack of accents.

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Holiday Events in Boston 2014

Tree lightings, menorah lightings, trellis lightings, and more.


Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

Gobble gobble.

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Mark and Donnie Wahlberg to Star in ‘Wahlburgers’

The reality series will be about their burger joint in Hingham.

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Mayor’s Holiday Spectacular 2013

Find thousands of half-price tickets to all your favorite shows.

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BSO Releases ‘A Boston Pops Christmas’ Album

Deck your halls with some fa-la-las.

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‘Big Bad Wood’ to Premiere on NatGeo

Terrible name.

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Guide: Boston Book Festival 2013

Too lazy to map out the 50-plus events this weekend? Here’s a starter kit.

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First Night Festival Saved

Donors have ensured that the beloved New Year’s celebration will still happen this year.

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‘The Big Draw’ Comes to PEM

Celebrate with DIY projects, light painting, and more.

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Guide: ArtWeek Boston 2013

Can’t-miss events include free street pianos, a Boston Marathon thank-you project, and more.

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Free Boston Ballet Show on the Common

A chance to see some of the country’s best ballet for free? We’re in.

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Mark Wahlberg Earned His High School Diploma


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The Cool Globes Are Coming to Boston

Next week, look for 49 large Earth sculptures set up around town to promote climate change awareness.