August 2020 Archives - Boston Magazine

August 2020 Issue

City Life

Best of Boston 2020

193 reasons to love our city.


City Life

Best of Boston 2020: COVID-19 Heroes Edition

In place of our annual Best of Boston reader’s poll, we asked Bostonians to shine a spotlight on the everyday heroes in our city.


City Life

Who’s Gonna Take the Weight?

As a Black man born in the South who has climbed the power structures of Boston and our nation’s capital, I’ve spent a lifetime navigating around and tackling head-on the realities of structural racism. It’s time for everyone else to know this burden.

Home Design

Home & Property

Either-Or: A Nautical Chatham Retreat vs. a Downtown Penthouse

It’s amazing what a few miles will do to the market.

Fashion + Style


Turning the Tide

Think you can’t hang 10 in New England? This local surfboard shaper is determined to change your mind.


Boston Traveler: The Lakes Region

Is there anything more quintessentially summer than a weekend on Winnipesaukee?



Test the Waters

Whether you’re looking to Zen out on a paddleboard or fly through the air on a power kite, it’s good to know there are still plenty of ways to have a wet ’n’ wild summer.