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Inside Boston’s Looming Mental Health Crisis

Read more about Boston’s mental health crisis If I asked how you are doing today, how would you answer? You might say “pretty well”—after all, […]


The Best Public High Schools in Greater Boston

September is always filled with anticipation—of getting back to old routines, meeting teachers, and making new friends. Adding to the anticipation this year, of course, […]

Home & Property

A Weston Couple Trades Suburbia for a Peaceful Seaport Condo

In anticipation of their empty-nester status, Patrick Planeta’s future clients, a Weston couple who had lived in the same Colonial for 20 years with three […]

City Life

Best of Boston 2020


Ready to Get Out? Here’s Seven Scenic Day Trips to Escape the City This Summer

One thing’s for sure: This isn’t going to be a normal summer. There’ll be no fireworks. No festivals. No concerts. And we’re all going to […]

Home & Property

This Hutker Architects-Designed Home Shows Off a Couple’s Contemporary Art Collection

Most people choose works of art to complement the design of their house. These homeowners did it the other way around: They designed a house […]

City Life

Who Will Lead the Way?

City Life

A River Runs Through Us: Boston vs. Cambridge

Edited by Brittany Jasnoff Read a note from Editor Chris Vogel about the April issue of Boston magazine here.  When was the last time you […]

Home & Property

The Top Places to Live Around Boston

Want to know what’s going to happen in the region’s most outrageous home market? We asked local property experts to peer into the future and […]

Home & Property

This Revamped South End Condo Is Bursting with Color

Originally, the owner of this South End home asked Evolve Residential’s Thomas Henry Egan and Josh Linder to only redecorate the space—a 1,113-square-foot condo in […]


Top Doctors 2020

Edited by Brittany Jasnoff The best detectives don’t wear trench coats—they wear white coats. How Boston’s brightest doctors are solving the world’s most baffling medical […]


Seven Gorgeous Wedding Dresses for Spring 2020

Photographs by Steph Larsen Styling by Samantha Dowson Hair and makeup by Kacie Corbelle/Ennis “Adeline” beaded gown with chiffon skirt, $4,689, Winnie Couture; “Woven 3Stone” […]


Striking Harvard Grad Students Hope to Send a Message “Nationwide”

Chanting “What’s up? Time’s up!” and marching down the winding paths in Harvard Yard, a small army of grad students at the nation’s wealthiest and […]

City Life

40 Ambitious Ideas to Save Transportation in Boston

Additional reporting by Spencer Buell, Jacqueline Cain, Brittany Jasnoff, and Alyssa Vaughn. Once upon a time, Boston’s transit system was the envy of every metropolis […]

Home & Property

Best of Boston Home 2020

As Bostonians, we’re surrounded by some of the country’s finest designers, builders, and makers. Here, we spotlight 35 of them, celebrating all the ways they […]