Back in the act with fresh makeup. Davis Square, Somerville, MA .
The Del Fuegos at the Rat in Kenmore Square.
Longnook Beach, Truro, part of the Cape's Outer Beach. Cape Cod, MA
Trying hard, they don't charge a fee. Part of the new image. 450 Washington St., Boston, MA .
Friendly bartenders, the requisite dart board, and ample amounts of cold, frosty beer. 378A Centre St., Hyde Square, Jamaica Plain, MA .
Celery rémoulade, ratatouille, brie, and imported meats are all part of the standard fare. 81 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, MA .
On Thursday nights they book rarely seen national acts. And sell the place out. 1369 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA .
An enthusiastic perfumer will custom-blend your scent for your skin, and not charge an arm and a leg. 223 Newbury St., Boston, MA .
Cardullo's is the quickie-mart gone gourmet, stocking daily victuals and delicacies from around the world. 6 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA 2138, cardullos.com.
It took history's worst act of terrorism to dislodge him from his $129,000 patronage position as "director of strategy" at Massport.
Produced by the oldest yogurt dairy in the US. Columbo contains only natural ingredients, is manufactured locally, and has an agreeably tart taste. MA
When he's on the mound, few of the women in Fenway Park are thinking about his arm. MA
Smoked oysters, mussels, pâté, tuna, cheese—all on a cart circulated through the room. Copley Square, Boston, MA .
The Chocolate Orgasm (that's a brownie, not a sex act) wins for the second year in a row oh-oh. 243 Hampshire St., Cambridge, MA .
We miss waiting for hot bowlfuls of garlicky, pork-fat-drenched noodle soup at this intimate eatery, where the camaraderie in line is part of the fun. 1923 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140, souskasa.com.