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Let’s Just Stay in Daylight Saving Time Forever

There’s never been a better year for a later sunset.


7 News Anchor Alaina Pinto Says She Was Fired for Appearing in Hubie Halloween


Boston Is Among the Nation’s “Rattiest Cities,” and It’s Only Getting Rattier


How a “Dunkies”-Toting Early Voter at Fenway Became an Instant Boston Star

Find It BostonWhat you need, when you need it.

Latest Stories


The End of Casual Sex?

With the risk of infection lurking in every encounter, local singles are increasingly swearing off random hook-ups. Are we about to enter a new Victorian era—or is something else afoot?


Where Massachusetts Colleges Placed in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

We’ve still got schools at the top of the class.


Science or Censorship?

The Broad Institute’s Alina Chan believes COVID-19 could have escaped from a Chinese lab. What if it’s not as wild a theory as the world’s preeminent scientists say it is?


WCVB Reporter Ted Wayman “Is Doing Well” After He Was Stabbed on the Job

He’s recovering from the attack and “will be back at work in the coming days.”


Five Places to Scream into the Void around Boston

Because that’s where we are right now.

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When the Temperature Drops, Boston Needs to Stay Outside

As the weather changes, we shouldn’t change our instincts to gather outdoors.

In This Section



From senators eyeing the presidency to a mayor ruling over a changing city, here’s what our politicians are up to.


It’s Never Been More Clear: Fare Hikes Won’t Save the MBTA

The MBTA says an increase is on the table as it seeks to solve its pandemic-era budget woes. It shouldn’t be.

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Want to Know Why Some T Workers Aren’t Wearing Face Masks?

We went straight to the source and asked.


The Interview: Joseph Curtatone

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone on how his city is charting its own course during the coronavirus crisis.

K-12 Education

The Best Public High Schools in Greater Boston

Our annual ranking of the best public high schools in towns or districts within, or partially within, 495.


The New Look of Higher Ed

In a time of major upheaval, what does the future hold for higher learning in Boston? Five hometown college and university leaders peer into their crystal ball—and what they see might surprise you.



Marijuana legalization, healthcare changes, and all the other referendums shaking up Mass.


A Bostonian Abroad in the ’Burbs

I never considered leaving Boston. Ever. Then the pandemic hit.


Great Scott May Live on in a New Spot: The Old Regina Pizzeria in Allston

If everything pans out, this could be the best news I’ve heard in months.


Traffic Plummeted During the Pandemic. Boston Should Keep It That Way

Transit experts say there are a series of actions the city can take.


The Last Lobster Supper?

Could this be the end of our best-loved summer tradition as we know it?

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