Beacon Hill

City Life

Momentum Builds for Transgender Bill on Beacon Hill

With its summer recess over, the legislature is returning to work to tackle some unfinished business. One of the more prominent pieces of legislation circulating through […]

City Life

Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Coming August 15 and 16

Have a big purchase on the horizon but don’t want to drive to New Hampshire to save a few bucks on it? Well, you’re in […]

City Life

A Week Late, Lawmakers Reach Deal on Budget

The long drawn out negotiations over how to allocate next year’s state budget has come to an end. The House and Senate struck a deal on […]

City Life

Beacon Hill Leaders Welcome Bid 2.0, Need Time to Digest it

Beacon Hill’s Big Three said at a press conference on Monday that they welcomed the latest iteration of Boston 2024’s bid as a host city […]

City Life

State Sen. Thomas P. Kennedy Dies at 63

State Senator Thomas P. Kennedy of Brockton, a longtime advocate for seniors and people with disabilities, died Sunday night of complications related to recent cancer […]

City Life

Mass. Supreme Judicial Court Delivers Victory for State Senate

The state’s highest court has weighed in on a Beacon Hill dispute that pitted one branch of the Massachusetts legislature against the other. The Supreme […]

Wellness

Follain Opening a Second Shop in Beacon Hill

It all started with reading labels. After a little digging into the ingredients listed on skin care products, Tara Foley, a 30-year-old entrepreneur, embarked on […]

Wellness

Pressed Is Now Open in Beacon Hill

While you can get a delicious meal at any one of Beacon Hill’s restaurants, there was always one thing lacking: a fresh, healthy, and fast option. […]

City Life

Sen. Hedlund to Bring Back ‘Roadrunner’ Bill During New Legislative Session

Just like in the cartoon series with Wile E. Coyote, perhaps nothing will kill the “Roadrunner” bill. After failing to garner enough support to turn […]

Style

Where to Shop and Eat in Beacon Hill

Find all the retail news you need to know about this charming stretch (plus: where to nosh between sprees).

City Life

Paul Revere-Era Time Capsule Removed From State House Cornerstone

Before there were squabbles at the State House about designating the official sandwich of the Commonwealth, funding the MBTA, and legalizing medical marijuana, Paul Revere, […]

Home & Property

Beacon Hill Transformed

An architect-designer duo helps turn a dark and gloomy Beacon Hill home into a bright and airy European-style abode.

Home & Property

Inside a Beacon Hill Townhouse With A Surprising Twist

Inside Boston brownstones, crisp white moldings are ceiling staples, but framing a room with the same color as its walls can be a welcome twist. At 117 […]

Style

December Thieves Is Setting Up Shop in Beacon Hill

Trendy SoWa gift store December Thieves has announced it will open a second location at 88 Charles Street—the former home of Good and NOA— in […]

Home & Property

On the Market: 79 West Cedar St., Beacon Hill

This fully renovated home is a unique blend of Beacon Hill charm with a little something different. The stunning first floor opens onto a living room complete […]