December 2019 Issue


40 Ambitious Ideas to Save Transportation in Boston

Boston’s transit system used to be the envy of every metropolis. So how did we get into this mess? 40 Bostonians share their ideas for a better transportation system for tomorrow.



Sex, Lies, and Surveillance Tape

A year and a half after Rockland's #MeToo scandal broke, it's still not clear who was the real victim.



The Interview: Enes Kanter

The new Celtics center and Turkish human rights defender opens up about balancing basketball and activism, what Boston has over New York, and hanging with his favorite Wahlberg.



Dining Out: Flight of Fancy

Can a pair of on-the-rise restaurateurs convince locals to eat dinner in the middle of a hotel lobby? With Peregrine, they just might.

Arts & Entertainment

Kids' Stuff

With their latest children’s book on shelves now, Boston’s own Ben and Tonya Mezrich tell all.



Are We About to Pull a #MassExit?

Legal weed, sanctuary cities, and new proposals for safe injection sites: Since when did Massachusetts become a secessionist state?

Arts & Entertainment

Seeing Red

Think you have it rough this holiday season? Try being a local mall Santa.

Fashion + Style

Life & Style

What's in Store: From New England, with Love

Why give them a gift card or candle when you can wrap up one of these locally made treasures?


Boston Traveler: Disney World

With out-of-this-world new attractions and plenty of holiday cheer, you don’t need to wait until spring break to visit the happiest place on Earth.



Can Guy Fieri Make It in Boston?

He just debuted a Mexican restaurant near TD Garden. Here's why we shouldn't get the knives out—yet.



Train Like the GOAT

Will Tom Brady’s new TB12 sports facility in Boston turn you into an MVP? Probably not, but at least it’ll help you feel like one.