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Mindy Kaling Is Donating $1000 to 40 Charities for Her Birthday

Break out the “IT IS YOUR BIRTHDAY.” sign and tie some half-inflated balloons to toilet paper—Mindy Kaling turns 40 today! While Kaling’s on-screen personas endured some pretty […]

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Five Places to Celebrate the Fourth of July Outside of Boston

For the Fan of Wholesome Fun  Harvard, MA, about 40 miles west of Boston Where better to watch fireworks than a Trustees conservation site? Fruitlands […]

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We Asked a Founder of the MIT Blackjack Team How to Get Rich Beating Casinos

For most people, gambling is a fast way to lose money while slurping down free (well, sort of free) drinks. But for a few years […]

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12 Tips for Proper Casino Etiquette

If you’re imagining donning your sleekest tux and swanning into the Encore Boston Harbor Casino to order a martini, you really don’t want to make […]

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The Trustees Are Floating a Huge Mirrored Hot Air Balloon Across Mass.

When you’re splashing around at the Long Point Wildlife Refuge, soaking in the art at the DeCordova Sculpture Park, or picnicking on Castle Hill this […]

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Jenny Slate Gave a Commencement Speech to a Graduating Class of One

Each May, Massachusetts becomes a little more star-studded as A-list politicians, actors, and authors don caps and gowns, head to the local universities, and deliver commencement […]

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Boston’s New Creative Guard

For generations of artists, Boston was merely a stop on the way to SoHo. Not anymore. Meet the new wave of musicians, designers, and dancers […]

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The Harvard Museums Are Hosting a Solstice Party

While the rain is doing its best to make us forget about short sleeves, long walks, al fresco dinners, and basically all things that are […]


Your Ultimate Summer Spa Staycation is Waiting in the Berkshires

You need time to relax and recharge this summer—but how can you destress with a laundry list of to-do items like getting fit, experiencing the […]

Home & Property

These Are the Most Popular Airbnbs in Each New England State

Looking to get out of town, but don’t want to opt for the same old same old? These quirky rentals are some of Airbnb browsers’ favorites. According […]

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Here’s the Free Fun Fridays 2019 Schedule

Lace up your walking shoes, gas up the car, and don’t worry about keeping your wallet too close—the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays are […]


“Jim and Roy” among the Celebrities Spotted at the Stanley Cup

Looks like the stars love playoff hockey, too. Lots of local celebs showed up to cheer on the Bruins at Game 7 of the Stanley Cup […]

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This September, Attend a Private Concert in a Shipping Container

Whether you’re squinting to see your favorite artist’s tiny body from the nosebleeds in the Garden, or straining to hear the Boston Pops over the […]

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Meet Chuck MacLean, the Extremely Boston Voice of City on a Hill

For much of Chuck MacLean’s life, being a brash loudmouth from Quincy was a liability, infuriating administrators while he was studying at Emerson College and […]

Home & Property

Five New England Houseboats to Rent for a Weekend Getaway

Why settle for a lake house when you can have a house on the lake? Or river, ocean, marina—you name it. These Airbnb homes are […]