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Can Catholic Schools Be Saved?

On the morning of May 3, 2023, a couple hundred uniformed students filed inside the Cambridge Matignon School’s wood-paneled auditorium and quickly took their seats. […]


Beloved Mexican Restaurant Citrus & Salt Relocates to Boston’s Seaport District

Late last year, chef-owner Jason Santos got word from the owner of the Pledge of Allegiance building, where his popular Back Bay spot Citrus & […]

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Where to Eat in Greater Boston in May 2024

May is here, and it’s an exciting month for Neapolitan-style pizza, fancy sushi, beer gardens, and lots more. Here’s the latest installment of our monthly […]

Arts & Entertainment

Is Badminton the Next Pickleball?

One semester in high school, my friends and I signed up to take badminton to fulfill our physical education requirement. Our two-fold rationale was this: […]


You Really Need to Try the Pastries at Back Bay’s Café Pastel

There’s a new dawn rising on Portuguese food in Boston. Need more proof than the swanky September opening of Amar, the more recent arrival of […]

City Life

The 150 Most Influential Bostonians of 2024

Several Uyghur noodle dishes and a dish with hot chili oil are spread on a colorful carpet with a copper pot of tea and a glass of wine in view.

Providence’s Acclaimed Uyghur Restaurant Jahunger Is Coming to Cambridge

Jahunger—a Uyghur restaurant in Providence with a James Beard semifinalist chef and co-owner—is certainly worth the drive from Boston. But soon, locals won’t have to […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Wellesley Home with a Custom Party Barn

15 Croton St., Wellesley, Mass. Price: $6,795,000 Size: 8,725 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 8 (6 full, 2 partial) Party barn: 1 With summer right […]

Home & Property

How Do You Showcase Contemporary Art in a Barn-Inspired Home?

The Problem Set on a rare pastoral lot in suburban Boston, this newly built home was designed to offer maximum views of the landscape. With […]

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Brookline Gets a Thai-Inspired ‘Elevated Dive Bar’ from the Mahaniyom Team

Thai flavors meet global dishes and refreshing highballs at Merai, the soon-to-open second restaurant from the team behind Brookline Village’s award-winning Thai restaurant Mahaniyom. Set […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Painted Lady Bed & Breakfast and Burger Bar on Cape Cod

8 Jarves Street, Sandwich Price: $1,725,000 Size: 5,884 square feet Bedrooms: 10 Bathrooms: 13 (12 full, 1 partial) We can’t lie—owning a bed & breakfast may […]

City Life

Remembering the Real Victim in the Karen Read Case, My Friend John O’Keefe

My phone was still on silent when I woke the morning of January 30, 2022, to four missed calls and a text from a friend […]

Home & Property

You Can Own a Very Special Barnstable Barn for $1.75 Million

3400 Main St., Barnstable Price: $1,750,000 Size: 5,098 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 5 (4 full, 1 partial) Traditionally, there’s a big difference between being […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Nature Lover’s Utopia in Topsfield

51 Asbury St., Topsfield Price: $3,500,000 Size: 8,057 square feet Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 8 (7 full, 1 partial) If the call of the great outdoors […]

An exterior of a restaurant has the name, Comfort Kitchen, painted in green on the building, and a small green sign says the same.

Comfort Kitchen and Talulla Are 2024 James Beard Award Nominees

James Beard Foundation awards season marches on: Today, the organization followed up January’s list of 2024 semifinalists for restaurant and chef awards with the whittled-down […]