Embattled Mass. firm rose from humble start

An alleged $1.1 billion global scam started with a man who in the 1990s was scrubbing floors, regulators say.

Gambling panel stands up to mayor

Regulators will go forward with a hearing to determine if Boston deserves more influence over two proposals on its border, despite Mayor Martin Walsh’s boycott.

The public market is seen as a showplace for local agriculture.

BRA approves plans for public food market

A building near the Rose Kennedy Greenway will become a showcase for local farmers, fishermen, and specialty food makers.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Boghosian_19Oliver1_MET.jpg Body of child found along highway

A body discovered in Sterling was consistent in height and weight with a missing Fitchburg boy, but has not been conclusively identified.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Dan_Shaughnessy_150px-14743.jpg Don’t consider Bruins’ loss an upset

After 57 minutes of strangulation hockey, one of the best players in the world made an all-world play.


Carjacking victim describes life after Tsarnaev encounter

For 75 minutes that began on April 18, 2013, he feared for his life, a prisoner in his own Mercedes, held at gunpoint by Tamerlan Tsarnaev.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/14/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0416oped_gagen1.jpg For Watertown residents, normal will never be quite the same

A lingering strangeness remains in the strangers snapping pictures of the famous driveway and in memories that are inescapable.

Richard Donohue posed for a selfie with  David Ortiz as the Boston Red Sox received their World Series rings.

One year later, officer’s recovery continues

A year after MBTA Transit Police officer Richard Donohue was shot in the frenzied shootout, he remains plagued by persistent pain and is unable to work.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/200_ankle.jpg How MIT brainpower returned a dancer to the stage

A team led by a double lower-leg amputee spent the better part of a year designing a battery-powered computerized ankle.

The course of the BAA 5K on Saturday passed over the finish line of the Boston Marathon n  Boylston Street.

Dejen Gebremeskel, Molly Huddle win BAA 5K

About 10,000 runners got Marathon weekend started with a short race at Boston Common.

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Friday, April 25

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/04/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Huntington_BecomingCuba_343.jpg ‘Becoming Cuba’

After watching the Huntington Theatre Company play, join photographer Essdras M. Suarez for a discussion about Cuba.


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Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk does his best to keep the Red Wings’ Justin Abdelkader out of Tuukka Rask’s way in the crease. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe

Bruins bottled up by Red Wings in series opener

The teams played to a scoreless stalemate until the Red Wings broke through against Tuukka Rask in the final minutes.


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opinion | Dennis Lehane

Boston Public Library wasn’t the target — what was inside was

Though the target of last year’s attacks was the Marathon, all fanatics, including the bombers, hate knowledge.


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99 Bottles

Henniker’s wheat beer a delight

Henniker’s tap room is open for growler fills, tours, and tastings Monday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 4 p.m.