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City Life

Best Schools in Boston 2016

With charter school legislation on the ballot this year, the fight between the pro-charter and anti-charter faithful is reaching a fever pitch. Here’s what you need to know, plus our exclusive ranking of area high schools.

City Life

Big Love: An Oral History of David Ortiz

As David Ortiz winds down his storied career with the Sox, an all-star lineup tells the inside story of how a one-time baseball reject reinvented himself as Big Papi and became a Boston legend.

City Life

Best of Boston 2016

Our indispensable guide to living well in the city right now.


Best of Boston Weddings 2016

Our exclusive guide to the area’s top professionals.

Home & Property

Breeze Easy

A family finds peace, beauty, and rare sea glass at their coastal Maine retreat.

Arts & Entertainment

Best. Summer. Ever. 27 Ways to Fall in Love with New England All Over Again

Whether you’re a native or a new kid on the block, here are 27 can’t-miss New England adventures, attractions, and curiosities.

City Life

Power 2016: Family Ties

In business, real estate, politics, and more, these are the families shaping our city and our lives.

City Life

North Shore vs. South Shore

— A Grudge Match Centuries in the Making — North Shore vs. South Shore The gloves are off and the punches have already started flying. […]

Home & Property

A Back Bay Brownstone with Glamour and Grace

A classic brownstone gets a retro-futuristic makeover.

Home & Property

Best Places to Live in Boston 2016

Home values are skyrocketing. Here’s what it means for Boston—and for you.