Over the past few years, Boston has witnessed an explosion of great new spots dedicated to that king of casual eats, the hamburger. From laid-back joints that keep it simple — juicy patties on a good bun — to upscale eateries that serve up fancified takes on the humble classic, this city has gone wild for burgers.
As yet another wave of high-profile development kicks off, we highlight the 10 game-changing moments for the hottest neighborhood in town.
After 17 seasons conducting the Boston Pops, Keith Lockhart is as much a part of the Fourth of July around here as Sam or John Adams. (Okay, not quite, but it seems that way!) This year's Hatch Shell spectacular features star singer Jennifer Hudson and, thankfully, no country music.
We all have those people in our lives who aren't quite right in the head. Two local experts have published a book that analyzes their behavior, and what makes these sort-of-psychos tick.
Mike Tetreault has spent an entire year preparing obsessively for this moment. A flawless performance and he could join one of the world's most renowned orchestras.
A story about young undocumented immigrants and how one law could change their lives forever.
Modern fundraising techniques have turned us into a nation of beggars — and we're better for it.
Fraternities and sororities have descended on Harvard. Is the school ready?
Variety is the spice of life, except when it makes for an inconsistent dining experience.
Tonic aims to bring a touch of class to Forest Hills, but badly needs front-of-the-house help.
This revamped hotel restaurant aims high, but misses the mark.
The 'Ville has become the place for food lovers, with a slew of exciting new eateries that have raised the bar for Boston's dining scene. So what's behind this rapid influx of restaurants? A perfect storm of factors.
Do not expect the usual lineup at this new waterfront restaurant.
Lemonade, Five Ways.
This South End furniture designer seamlessly incorporates pleated fabrics into her designs.
Mix texture and color for a covetable summer stack.
He's ambitious. He's in high demand. He wants to dress your boyfriend.
Giving cropped hair a spin — sans commitment.