Beacon Hill

Restaurants

Enjoy ‘Picnic Style’ Dining at Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro

What could top al fresco dining at one of Boston’s premier restaurant patios? How about a sprawling feast under the blooming foliage at Public Garden. That’s […]

City Life

House Speaker Set to Unveil New Legislation to Combat Gun Violence

House Speaker Robert DeLeo convened a special commission last year tasked with examining the state’s firearms laws and ways to improve them. After months of […]

City Life

Progress Made In Effort to Turn Boston Into a Late-Night Destination

UPDATE:  According to Mayor Marty Walsh, things are headed in the right direction on Beacon Hill. Thanks #MASenate for adopting my amendment to keep bars […]

City Life

‘Pups for Pigs’ Rally Will Call For End to Farm Animal Cruelty

On Thursday, Beacon Hill will become Bacon Hill when protesters use dogs dressed as piglets to call attention to legislation that would ban farmers from […]

Restaurants

Beacon Hill Bistro Finds a New Chef

As Eater Boston reported last week, Beacon Hill Bistro and executive chef Josh Lewin have decided to part ways. It seems to be a win-win […]

City Life

Families to Deliver Petitions to Governor Asking to Stop Possible Parole of Jailed Murderers

Families impacted by a recent ruling handed down by the Massachusetts Supreme Court that gives teenagers convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in […]

City Life

Committee Will Hear Public Testimony About Heroin Problem During State House Meeting

As part of an ongoing tour throughout the state to hear first-hand accounts about the impacts the heroin epidemic has had on residents and their […]

Wellness

A Beacon Hill Yoga Studio’s Owners Audition for Shark Tank

Standing in line with the hundreds of people who braved the spring chill for a chance to pitch their products or services to the casting […]

City Life

Committee Will Hear Testimony on Marijuana Legalization Bill

Four days after marijuana proponents gather on what’s known as “Mount Mary Jane” to protest the city’s recent ban on smoking in public parks, and […]

City Life

Former State Senator Steve Tolman, Activists Will Protest Lift on Zohydro Ban

After a federal judge struck down Governor Deval Patrick’s attempts to ban the powerful painkiller Zohydro from being distributed to Massachusetts’s patients, family members of […]

City Life

Gun Group Wants to Give Domestic Abuse Victims Free Access to Weapons Permits

As legislators get ready to discuss a new domestic violence bill, spurred by the tragic murder of a Waltham woman last summer, gun advocates are […]

Restaurants

The Kitchen Spy: Beacon Hill Bistro’s Joshua Lewin

In The Kitchen Spy, we visit local restaurant insiders’ home kitchens and force them to open up their fridge, drawers, and cabinets. As the executive chef of Beacon […]

Home & Property

Curb Appeal: A Warm Welcome in Beacon Hill

On a tropical oasis, it’s commonplace to be greeted by the emblem for hospitality: the pineapple. But nestled in the charming, historic street of Beacon […]

Home & Property

Curb Appeal: High Contrast in Beacon Hill

It’s black and white for this Beacon Hill doorway—a high-gloss modern spin on a classic pairing that can’t help but impress. A chic contrast to […]

Home & Property

On The Market: 40 South Russell Street #1, Beacon Hill

There’s no question that Boston offers its fair share of history, but that shouldn’t mean sacrificing the latest appliances and features for historical appeal. “When […]