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The Boston Harbor Hotel on the waterfront
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Boston Harbor Hotel Will Have a Local Beer Garden at Rowes Wharf

The 2019 Boston Beer Garden Watch™ continues—now with more waterfront views. The Boston Harbor Hotel is launching a new, seasonal beer garden, called Brewer’s Alley, […]

News

Lori Loughlin and 15 Others Face New Charges in College Admissions Scheme

A new set of indictments has been handed down to 16 parents related to the unfolding college admissions scandal, including actress Lori Loughlin. A federal grand jury […]

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Wellness

You Asked: What Is the Difference Between a Nutritionist and a Dietitian?

If you’ve ever considered working with a professional to fine-tune your nutrition you may have been stuck between a rock and a hard place. What […]

The Alba rooftop patio in 2018.
Restaurants

Quincy Restaurant Alba Is Expanding its Popular Roof Deck

It’s this type of classic April day—cold, rainy, and kinda miserable—that has Bostonians eagerly awaiting outdoor dining season every spring. Here is yet another reason […]

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Friendly’s Is Closing 23 More Locations

Getting a simple Fribble just keeps getting harder around these parts. Friendly’s announced its decision to close 23 corporate-owned locations in the Northeast Monday. “While […]

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Fenway Park Opens the Season with More Local Concessions

Despite a gloomy start to the 2019 Red Sox season, Fenway Park doesn’t need to hawk gimmicky snacks like kielbasa-filled waffle cones or a mini-helmet […]

Wellness

A Cure for Type 2 Diabetes?

Kim Shepherd didn’t tell her husband of 34 years where she was going when she hopped in the car three years ago and drove an […]

News

To Dry It, Someone Doused a Connecticut Baseball Field in Gas and Set it On Fire

Let’s say you really wanted to play baseball, but the field was all wet. What do you do? Most of us might just, well, wait a little while. […]

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Check Out the Opening Menus (and Shuffleboard Table) at the Quiet Few

East Boston got a taste of its highly anticipated new bar this weekend: The Quiet Few is now open in Jeffries Point. The ownership debut […]

News

The Red Sox Home Opener Is Gonna Be a Cold One

Break out the ponchos and your oldest baseball cap — the Red Sox are coming home to Boston, and it’s gonna be cold, and possibly wet. […]

Restaurants

Meet the Awesome Artist Driving the Craft Beer Hype Train

The final stretch of Boston magazine’s Malt Madness tournament this year was thrilling, with the brand-new Vitamin Sea Brewing ultimately washing away even the intimidating Tree […]

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Harvard Is Investigating Questions about Fencing Coach’s House Sale

When the college admissions scandal broke last month, in which wealthy parents were accused of paying bribes to get their kids into elite colleges with help […]

Kathrine Switzer
Wellness

Hear from the First Woman to Officially Run the Boston Marathon

Kathrine Switzer, the first women to officially run the Boston Marathon with a registered bib, is like a long-time friend of the race and the […]

News

Parking in Boston May Be Getting More Expensive

If Boston Mayor Marty Walsh gets his way, parking in Boston is about to get a lot more expensive. Walsh’s proposal would raise the citywide minimum fee from […]

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Watch This Massachusetts 2-Year-Old’s CNN Appearance, Now

A Boston girl’s heartwarming appearance on CNN is being shared widely this week, after she gleefully interrupted an interview with her adoptive mom to dance, […]