The Interview

Ron Shaich, Tatte Bakery, Panera Bread
Restaurants

The Interview: Panera Bread Founder and Tatte Investor Ron Shaich

Having sold Panera Bread for billions, avuncular food industry giant Ron Shaich (pronounced “shake”) is continuing to conquer appetites and transform our cityscape with his […]

News

The Interview: Boston Celtics Center and Activist Enes Kanter

Even before basketball season started, Enes Kanter, who joined the Celtics this year after a split season with the Knicks and Trail Blazers, was giving […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Interview: Celebrity Events Planner Bryan Rafanelli

Whippet thin and always impeccably dressed, party planner extraordinaire Bryan Rafanelli is rarely without a smile, whether an act of God is threatening to derail […]

Wellness

The Interview: MDMA-Therapy Expert Dr. Rick Doblin

Rick Doblin has dedicated most of his adult life—and the pages of his Ph.D. dissertation at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government—to pushing for the […]

Education

The Interview: Harvard Law Professor Ronald Sullivan Jr.

When word got out earlier this year that law professor Ronald Sullivan Jr. had joined Harvey Weinstein’s legal defense team, all hell broke loose at […]

Arts & Entertainment

Meet Chuck MacLean, the Extremely Boston Voice of City on a Hill

For much of Chuck MacLean’s life, being a brash loudmouth from Quincy was a liability, infuriating administrators while he was studying at Emerson College and […]

News

The Interview: Historian David McCullough

There’s no such thing as boring history, only boring historians. At least that’s how David McCullough, America’s liveliest historian, sees it. As a yarn-spinner, he’s reintroduced […]

News

The Interview: State Representative Russell Holmes

Sure, a lot of people don’t like their boss, but state Representative Russell Holmes has made an art out of antagonizing his with particular vigor, […]

Eliza Dushku
Arts & Entertainment

The Interview: Actress and Producer Eliza Dushku

Over the course of her acting career, Eliza Dushku has slayed vampires and overcome some of the most cutthroat cheerleaders to ever wave a pompom. […]

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey Interview
News

The Interview: Attorney General Maura Healey

Ever since the never-back-down attorney general’s very first run for political office in 2014, when the former pro basketball player charged out of nowhere to […]

News

A Conversation with Robert Earl, the New Owner of Bertucci’s

Robert Earl leads a charmed life. When we spoke recently, the salt-and-pepper-haired restaurateur was perched in a hotel room overlooking the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. […]

News

The Interview: Jaylen Brown

The Celtics star on why video games are the future of sports and Internet trolls give him superpowers.

Education

The Interview: Emerson President Lee Pelton

Boston may be a world-class city, but there are still plenty of problems that need fixing. Emerson College’s president is determined to be part of the solution.

News

The Interview: Boston’s New Police Commissioner William Gross

The new police commissioner talks race relations, turf wars with the State Police, and the dumbest criminal he’s ever seen.

Travel

The Interview: Hotel Developer Robin Brown

Boston’s most recognizable hotelier is opening a hip boutique spot in…Allston? If anyone can convince high rollers to stay in a once-grungy college neighborhood, it’s this guy.