The 2010s

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A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Moments of 2015

Let It Snow…and Snow….and Snow The snowiest February in history. The highest all-time seasonal snowfall total. The fastest 6-foot snowfall. The most money ever spent […]

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Restaurants

The Decade When Boston Dining Grew Up

In food, time and process is everything. Things stew. They marinate. They bake until they’re done. How long will it take? As my mother would […]

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A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Stories of 2013

The End of a Political Era Whether you were among his many staunch supporters or a member of his base of critics, we can all […]

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Arts & Entertainment

Over a Decade, Hip Hop Claimed a Hard-Won Seat at the Table in Boston

Boston’s relationship with hip hop has always been a tenuous one–and it’s not due to lack of talent. From Gang Starr to Akrobatik, the city […]

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A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Stories of 2012

Isabella Stewart Gardner Spreads Her Wings When Isabella died in 1924, she wanted her mansion and its art collection to be enjoyed by the public […]

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A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Stories of 2011

The Greatest Kennedy Generation Loses Another Known throughout the 1960s and beyond as a great protector of the less fortunate, R. Sargent Shriver died on […]

The Decade That Was: Boston through the 2010s

Edited by Lisa Weidenfeld When you think about it, 2010 doesn’t seem so terribly long ago in the grand scheme of things. It was just […]

Home & Property

This Is What a Decade of Development Did to Boston’s Skyline

Charles River skyline in 2010 vs. 2019 | Photo by Wit Suphamungmee via Flickr/Creative Commons  (left) | Photo by Dennis Tangney Jr/Getty Images (right) Tourists […]

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A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Stories of 2010

Tragedy Strikes Haiti The year started on a terrible note. On January 10, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the country of Haiti, displacing 1.5 million […]