News

Boston-Based SimpliSafe Is Severing Ties with the NRA

After a huge wave of criticism for its partnership with the pro-gun organization, Boston-based home security company SimpliSafe says it’s severing ties with the NRA. “We have discontinued […]

Hunt + Alpine Club's Espresso Martini, Foxy Boxer, and an oyster-eating child from the book Northern Hospitality
Restaurants

A Couple Portland Favorites Are Working on Cookbooks

Even though it’s less than two hours away, we can never get enough of Portland, Maine. Later this year, a new book will bring some […]

Restaurants

Q&A: Frank McClelland On the Original Farm-to-Table, Why Anger Is Bad for Food, and 40 Years of L’Espalier

In this era of cutthroat competition and rapid-fire re-branding, it’s noteworthy if a restaurant is still around after five years, let alone forty. So L’Espalier chef-owner Frank […]

Restaurants

Tastemaking: Raising the Steaks

Grill 23’s Chris Himmel is developing a new restaurant in Manhattan—can he keep the plates spinning here, too?

Education

Students in Boston and Beyond Are Planning a March 14 Walkout over Gun Violence

As young people around the country are organizing action in response to the shooting in Florida, students in Boston and around Massachusetts are planning an […]

Restaurants

What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Sullivan’s Hot Dogs Take advantage of Saturday’s nice weather by waiting in a gigantic line with a delicious reward at the end: Sullivan’s reopens this […]

Home & Property

Fixer-Upper Friday: A One-of-a-Kind New Hampshire Home

26 S Main Street, Mont Vernon, NH Price: $324,900 Size: 2,777 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 1.5 There isn’t another fixer-upper on the market like this Craftsman home in […]

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MIT Researcher: Artificial Intelligence Has a Race Problem, and We Need to Fix It

Artificial intelligence is increasingly affecting our lives in ways most of us haven’t even thought about. Even if we don’t have emotional androids plotting revenge on humankind (yet), we’re surrounded […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Unit in One of the South End’s Oldest Buildings

1724 Washington Street #2, South End Price: $1,195,000 Size: 1,560 square feet Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2 This Federal-style manse on Washington Street is one of the oldest buildings in the […]

Chef Pierce Boalt Juckett
Restaurants

Waypoint Alum Takes Over as Chef of North Square Oyster

Since opening North Square Oyster less than a year ago, Nicholas Frattaroli has certainly been busy. The Ward 8 owner debuted a loungey taqueria, Bodega […]

Home & Property

A Report Says Boston Is Leading the Country in Building New Homes

In a report released this week, real estate site Trulia ranked Boston as the top third city leading the country in homebuilding, beat only by […]

The Making of a Restaurant—from Boston magazine Jan 1997
Restaurants

Check Out This January 1997 Boston Magazine Story on the Making of Tremont 647

Andy Husbands is finally ready to share what we all know to be true: His South End mainstay, Tremont 647, is closing this spring after more than […]

News

A Halloween Attack on an MBTA Employee Was a Hoax, Officials Say

A spooky Halloween attack on an MBTA trolley operator in 2016—which sparked a search for a suspect dressed up like the horror movie character Michael […]

Arts & Entertainment

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Film The Boston Society of Film Critics Awards + Screening of Get Out Film buffs and movie enthusiasts alike can join the Boston Society of […]

News

A Snowy Owl Struck by a Car in the O’Neill Tunnel Has Died

A snowy owl with a whole lot of bad luck found itself in an unusual situation on Wednesday night after it flew into Boston’s O’Neill […]