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The Man Behind a Weird Explosion in East Boston Is Facing Charges

A man in East Boston responsible for a puzzling East Boston explosion is due in court today after police say he mixed a bunch of […]

Restaurants

Tastemaking with Alexis Cervasio of East Boston Oysters

How East Boston Oysters became one of the hottest tickets in town.

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A Cat Rescued from an East Boston Fire “Is Doing Just Fine”

Found in the building was this cat here with FF David McSweeney of Engine 7. Cat was placed in a Chiefs car and the heat […]

Home & Property

These Are the Most Affordable Homes for Sale in East Boston

East Boston is gentrifying rapidly—a neighborhood that was once home to low-income immigrants is now attracting luxury buyers eyeing high-end lofts with skyline views. Money is dramatically […]

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Boston’s Logan Airport, By the Numbers

A summer traveler’s guide to Logan.

Restaurants

At ReelHouse, a View to Dine For

Come for the shellfish towers and champagne, stay for the breathtaking city vistas at veteran chef Marc Orfaly’s newest waterfront destination.

Restaurants

Cunard Tavern Is Headed for East Boston This Spring

For the team behind Cunard Tavern, opening the East Boston restaurant has been a venture years in the making. After receiving widespread support from the neighborhood […]

News

State Rep, Union President Say Suffolk Downs Has Been Sold

According to one local lawmaker and a union official, a deal has been reached to sell Suffolk Downs. Both Rep. Adrian Madaro, an East Boston Democrat, […]

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East Boston Protesters Unfurl Pro-Immigrant Banner

Shouting chants of “This country was built by us! This country depends on us!”, demonstrators unfurled a huge banner at the Sumner Tunnel and on the […]

Home & Property

Life Goes Swimmingly at the Eddy in East Boston

Life goes swimmingly at Eastie’s the Eddy.

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The Curmudgeon’s Guide to the Blue Line

Welcome to the Curmudgeon’s Guide to the MBTA, where we examine the bane of your Boston existence, one line at a time. No, everyone hasn’t been raptured away, […]

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The Story of Boston in Six Squares

As a city, they’ve long defined us. Now they show us how we’re changing.

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GentriWatch: ‘Boston East’ Apartments Break Ground in Eastie

Welcome to GentriWatch, where we look for signs of gentrification happening around the city. Despite the legal maelstrom encircling City Hall after his tourism czar […]

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GentriWatch: Another Hotel for Chinatown?

Welcome to GentriWatch, where we look for signs of gentrification happening around the city. Fresh off the grand reopening of the newly renovated Godfrey on […]

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The 100 Funniest, Weirdest, Most Curious Boston Street Names

At our request, Mayor Marty Walsh’s office provided us with a copy of Boston’s Streets, a 202-page list of every street, road, avenue, boulevard and footpath […]