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On the Market: A Modern, Boho-Chic Dwelling in South Boston

580 E Seventh St., Boston Price:  $1,699,000 Size: 2,500 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4.5 If you’re moving into the former dwelling of a well-known local contractor, you […]

Wellness

Why Is There No Swimming Allowed In Jamaica Pond?

As a Jamaica Plain resident myself, walking or running (or skating, biking, and yes, sometimes even dancing) around Jamaica Pond has become the daily sabbatical […]

City Life

In Light of the Pandemic, the City Hall Plaza Renovation Looks Smarter Than Ever

When construction got underway in earnest on the long-awaited makeover of City Hall Plaza, one of the most loathed parcels of public land in Boston, […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Connecticut Estate with Panoramic Valley Views

37 Prattling Pond Road, Farmington, CT Price: $1,100,000 Size: 4,210 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4.5 Prepare for some pretty incredible views: This wood-and-stone home […]

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City Life

Lamont Price: Losing Live Comedy Wasn’t Just about the Jokes

March 7. That was the last time I performed live standup comedy, before the Dark Times began. It was a Saturday night, which is the […]

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Weddings

This Fall Wedding at Bloom Meadows in the Berkshires Will Melt Your Heart

November 2, 2019 Bloom Meadows Williamstown, Massachusetts THE STORY Tasia Bradley and Sa-kiera Hudson met in March 2017, and needless to say, the sparks were […]

Travel

Five Massachusetts Wineries to Visit All Summer

We can’t exactly take a long weekend trip to the Finger Lakes or summer vacation in Sonoma to get our summer vineyard fix, but that […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Darling Victorian Home in Melrose

132 Vinton St., Melrose Price: $929,000 Size: 2,581 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 2.5 Old homes and new builds each have their own charms, but […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Sun-Soaked Loft in Davis Square

1 Tannery Brook Row #2A, Somerville Price: $1,249,000 Size: 1,328 square feet Bedrooms: 1 Baths: 2 Open layouts are great, until you have to put […]

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Wellness

The Pandemic Could Result in a Surge of HIV Infections in Boston

The spinoff public health crises that will arise from the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown are likely to reverberate for generations, but an immediate and […]

Wellness

Grab a Buddy and Hit One of These Mountain Bike Trails Near Boston

Staying occupied these days is a feat of its own. Luckily, you can still maintain your distance (and proper COVID hygiene practices) during almost every […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Shining and Serene Retreat in Freeport

230 Flying Point Road, Freeport, ME Price: $1,375,000 Size: 2,600 square feet Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3 To the future owners of this house: Be prepared […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Refined Brick-and-Beam Condo on the Waterfront

28 Atlantic Ave. #436, Boston Price: $4,250,000 Size: 2,584 square feet Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2.5 Yes, it is possible for a loft to be sleek […]

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Weddings

After COVID-19 Postponed Their Wedding, This Fun-Loving Couple Said “I Do” on the Boston Harbor

When Sarah Kaiser and Sam Parker got engaged in March of 2019, the Marblehead-based pair began planning their dream wedding: a backyard celebration at the […]

Wellness

Boston Sports Clubs Is Having Yet Another Wave of Issues With Members

Members at Boston Sports Clubs across the city are resurfacing with yet more beef with the gym chain that just refuses to show a little […]