Arts & Entertainment

Salem’s Best Halloween Events 2016

Salem is one New England’s best-known haunted hotspots, infamous for their witch trials held in the 1690s. This mass hysteria led to more than 200 […]

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Massachusetts’ Best Haunted Houses and Theme Park Takeovers for Halloween

There’s nothing wrong with a homemade haunted house, but if you’re looking for a really good scare, look no further than these haunted attractions in […]

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This Haunted Ship in Quincy Is the Stuff of Nightmares

A haunted ship riddled with ghosts is docked in Quincy Harbor, and starting in September, it will be open for visitors to experience its terrors. […]

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Boston Hosts Its First-Ever Red Bull Flugtag Competition

Teams of daring souls took flight today over the Charles River for the first-ever Red Bull Flugtag competition in Boston. Here are some highlights: For […]


The Guide: Clam Digging in Massachusetts

Where to go, what to know, and more.

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An MIT Flugtag Team Is Launching Bananas into Flight

A team of MIT engineers swoops into Red Bull’s Flugtag competition.


Four Public Pools in Boston to Check Out This Summer

Dive in.


Boston 2024 and the Rio Olympics, By the Numbers

A Hub-centric look.


The Clintons Were Here. So Were the Obamas.

The secret history of presidential vacations on Martha’s Vineyard.

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As Quidditch Gets Serious, Boston’s Team Leads the Way

Update, August 22, 10 a.m.: The Night Riders won the second annual Major League Quidditch championship. If Boston is known for doing one thing, it’s […]

Jimmy Garoppolo

The (Fictional) Fable of Garoppolooza

Last week, it finally happened: A year and a half after the game in question, Tom Brady will accept his Deflategate suspension. The GOAT will plant his 38-year-old, […]

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The Best Locations in Boston to Play Pokémon Go

If you feel like you’ve seen (even more) people’s eyes glued to their phones this past week, don’t worry—you’re not going crazy. Released July 6, Pokémon […]


The Guide: Grilling in Boston’s Public Parks

Stuck in a high-rise with no backyard in which to host your summer barbecue? No problem. Just take your party to one of the area’s public grilling spaces.

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Arrr You Ready for Cape Cod’s New Pirate Museum?

Meet the seafaring adventurer behind Cape Cod’s new pirate museum.

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Best Beaches in Massachusetts – 100 Awesome Beaches in Boston and Beyond

By Lisa Weidenfeld, Madeline Bilis, Catherine Cray, Gabrielle DiBenedetto, and Alex Erdekian There’s no doubt about it: Massachusetts has some of the best beach options […]