They Caught the Somerville Bank Robber in Providence, FBI Says

More than three weeks after a man allegedly robbed a Somerville bank, frightened patrons by firing a handgun, and shot at police officers before fleeing, the […]


The FBI Is Offering a $10,000 Reward for Info on the Somerville Bank Robber

On day three of the search for the alleged Somerville bank robber, police don’t even know his name. So now the FBI is offering a […]


UPDATE: Suspect in Somerville Bank Robbery Still on the Loose

Despite reports of arrests following a bank robbery and “active shooter” situation in Somerville, officials said late Wednesday morning that an armed suspect is still on the […]

winter ice-skating

The Best Ice Skating Rinks to Visit around Boston

Chilly weather and twinkling holiday lights signal that it’s time for Bostonians to take part in one of the city’s finest winter activities: ice skating. Now’s the time […]


Somerville Mayor Curtatone Compared Bomb Suspect’s Van to “the Inside of Geoff Diehl’s Head”

Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone has come under fire for a tweet comparing the decals on the suspected pipe bomber’s van to “the inside of Geoff […]


As the Green Line Extension Rolls Through Somerville, a Lion’s Head Will Live On

For nearly a century, a concrete lion’s head has kept watch over Gilman Square in Somerville. Placed there when the brick, art deco-style Homans Building was built […]


Somerville Police Investigating a Report of People Urinating on American Flags at Veterans Memorial

After a crime so bizarre and offensive it sounds like a fever dream from the minds of the angriest people you know on Facebook, police in […]

View of Remnant Brewing, opening May 12 at Bow Market in Somerville

Remnant Brewing Opens This Weekend at Bow Market

Somerville’s one-stop food crawl is coming soon, but several retail vendors are ready to open inside Bow Market this weekend—and so is the resident brewery. […]


Bow Market Is Your One-Stop Food Crawl

A gourmand’s guide to Bow Market, opening this month in Somerville.

Home & Property

New England Made: Blank Canvas

Alice Saunders uses salvaged textiles to create one-of-a-kind handbags.

Arts & Entertainment

Pop-Up Holiday Markets Coming to Boston in Winter 2017

Holiday Cr[EAT]or Market Is there a place more fitting to grab tasty gifts for the holidays than the Boston Public Market? The year-round marketplace for locally-sourced […]


Union Square’s Bow Market to Feature Local Makers

If you’re a small, independent retailer hoping to expand your business in Boston, you likely have two options: Never again relax on the weekend and […]


Forestbound Bag Company Designs For Keds

You love her bags, now you can wear her shoes. Alice Saunders, the visionary behind local bag company Forestbound, teamed up with Keds and designed […]


Bernie Sanders Is Coming to Somerville

Bernie Sanders is coming to Somerville on Monday, where he will stump for progressive candidates in local elections. The Vermont Senator says he’ll be at Once […]


The Somerville Police Officer Injured in a Crash Has Died

Somerville Police Officer Louis Remigio, a 30-year veteran of the force who was injured in a motorcycle crash in New Hampshire, has died. Remigio, 55, […]