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Man Rescued from Car Sinking into Icy Pond in Winchendon

A man in Winchendon lived out a scene from an action movie early Sunday morning when he was dramatically rescued from the top of his […]

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Eversource Energy Gets Approval for Rate Hikes Across Massachusetts

Your electric bill is probably going to go up, and not just because those Christmas lights are sucking up extra power. The state Department of […]


Boston Is Ready for a Snowy Winter

Massachusetts is no stranger to salt: salty oceans, salty residents, salty pigs, and, apparently, a lot of literal salt. Boston is equipped with 44,000 tons […]

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Boston’s Weather Is Changing Your Personality

Boston’s weather is scientifically proven to turn you into a grouch. According to a study published by Nature on Monday, the climate you grow up […]

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The Most Popular Thanksgiving Google Searches in Boston

Thanksgiving weekend means a lot to Boston residents: eating fresh turkey while reassuring your niece from Belmont that she’ll definitely be accepted to Harvard; eating leftover […]

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Record Cold Could Hit Massachusetts This Weekend

Ask a teen: Being chill is good. Ask someone who wishes they were in Miami: Being chill is bad. Ask a meteorologist: We’re all going […]


This Year Was Boston’s Second-Warmest October Ever

Around here, we know a little something about a last-minute comeback (not sorry, Atlanta!), and in October’s final hours, the city’s weather pulled off an upset […]


A Tornado May Hit Western Massachusetts

With eerie skies and sinister winds, the weather in greater Boston seems to have gotten the message that Halloween is afoot, and the spooky forecast […]


Frost Warning Issued for Most of Massachusetts

If you’re a bit of a Goldilocks about your fall weather, you’ve probably been struggling with Boston’s autumn this year. The fall began with unusually warm temperatures and foliage-related […]


Housing Costs Are Bostonians’ Biggest Gripe

“It has character,” you mused about the hardwood floors last refurbished during the Carter administration. “I’ve been meaning to unplug,” you thought when noticing your […]


Archaeologists Uncover Secrets of Colonial-Era Outhouse near Paul Revere’s Home

A mysterious outhouse is turning into a bit of a head scratcher for Boston archeologists, and members of the public have become, well, privy, to […]


Welcome to Allston Christmas 2017

The sun is shining, the trucks are rumbling, and it’s time for that most Boston of holidays: Allston Christmas. Yes, a merry September 1st to […]


Someone Bought the South End’s Hotel Alexandra

The South End’s Hotel Alexandra might finally be getting its long-overdue restoration. Boston’s Church of Scientology has agreed to sell the dilapidated building to a Cambridge-based developer, according […]


These Are the Most Popular Boston Engagement Spots on Instagram

Getting engaged is a pretty big deal, for a lot of reasons. But with social media, it’s also become an occasion that people can capture, […]


A Park Beneath the I-93 Overpass Will Open in June

Soon, the grey concrete expanse that splits the South End from South Boston will become an urban park, complete with grass, plants, boardwalks, and bike […]