The Shark Attack That Changed Cape Cod Forever

Isaac Rocha sat in class trying to concentrate on his schoolwork, but his mind was somewhere else. It was a Friday afternoon in mid-September 2018, […]

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This Summer, Escape to One of These Gorgeous Boutique Hotels

Royal Treatment Designer Rachel Reider created a kingly-meets-coastal vibe at the Richard in Edgartown. Local Luxury Tony DeLois restored the original woodwork at the Francis.  Rustic […]

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A Designer’s Coastal Abode Gets an Old-Meets-New Makeover

Rumor has it that designer Helen Bergin’s Marblehead home was once a brothel. “I’m told it was owned by a sea captain who made good […]


The Ultimate Guide to New England’s Cheese Revolution

How New England Cheese Is Taking Over the World One glorious Gouda, goat cheese, and cheddar at a time. Where to Sample and Shop New […]


The Battle for Eastie’s Soul

Traffic! Crime! Construction! There are a lot of ways to size up life in East Boston today. Maggie Simeone and her husband, Derek Edwards, are […]


Welcome to Burnout City

Why Boston’s Brightest Industry Stars Are Throwing in the Towel Business in Boston is thriving. Are you? What It’s Really Like to Work in an […]


Boston’s Other Housing Crisis: The Cemeteries

To the untrained eye, Greater Boston’s most illustrious cemetery, the nearly 200-year-old Mount Auburn, looks full: There are plaques, pillars, and sarcophagi in all directions […]


Red Sox Legend Jerry Remy is Ready to Talk About, Well, Everything

On a bone-chillingly cold evening in mid-January, Jerry Remy—the veteran NESN color man and unofficial president of Red Sox Nation—is sitting shotgun in a double-cab […]


Here Are the Hottest Colors and Styles of Spring 2019

Styling by Abby Bielagus, photographs by Toan Trinh Artwork by Jim Drain, Jason Woodside, Liz Tran, and David Buckley Borden Models: Shawn McNulty-Kowal/Maggie Inc. and […]


Under Pressure: Inside the Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions

On the afternoon of September 13, 2018, Leonel Rondon’s father picked him up from school and proudly drove him to the Lawrence RMV. An hour […]


What’s Next for Kirk Minihane?

A little before 8 p.m. on a Thursday in early August, WEEI radio personality Kirk Minihane pulled into the parking lot of the Wedgemere train […]

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Geometric Shapes to Jewel Tones: This Year’s Hottest Material Trends

Border: Black Edition “Kensu” polyester-cotton textile, the Romo Group. 1 Mayflower Wallpaper “Lightning” wallcovering, Ailanthus. 2 Washington Wallcoverings “Orient Express” wallcovering, Ailanthus. 3 “Morocco” wood-leather sample, Paris […]

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Dan Gordon Crafts a Lush Poolside Oasis in Wellesley

When Caroline Stone purchased a shingle-style house in Wellesley, the size of the 1.27-acre property was a major part of its allure. After she moved […]

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Designer Andra Birkerts Brings Oklahoma Style to a Weston Abode

When a young couple began to contemplate life outside the city in 2006, they agreed they wouldn’t settle for just any house. As soon as […]

Kelly Brabants Seaport Boston Booty by Brabants

How Kelly Brabants Conquered the Booming Business of Booty

It’s a Wednesday night at Equinox in the Seaport, and Kelly Brabants is making a full house of fresh-faced twenty-and thirtysomething women (and me) feel […]