Elections in Massachusetts: This is the latest coverage from Globe reporters around the state, as well as notable reports from the social media world.
Jewish holiday table
Over the years on Ashkenazi-Jewish tables, apples appear in cakes, such as this spice cake, and ingredients for the savory dish tzimmes appear in another spice cake.
Possible advantage in Boston’s Olympic bid
If the IOC prefers a compact venue scheme, Boston would be the preferable choice among US bidders.
Buyer of Graves Island lighthouse planning makeover
New owner David Waller spent the winter drawing up plans that include the addition of a kitchen and a bathroom with shower.
Boston may end most use of MCAS
Most Boston public schools would drop the MCAS next spring in favor of a new online testing system.
More serious charges may be next for Blackstone mother
The new, far more serious charges could be filed after forensic examinations are completed on the remains of three infants found in the house.
Forget hotels and kennels — now there’s Airbnb for dogs
Online sites match vacation-bound pet owners with sitters who will host their prized pooches.
Insurers seek curbs in Partners’ deal
Mass. health insurers said Partners HealthCare’s planned acquisition of three hospitals would raise costs for consumers across the state.
Detentions of war
How can the US keep suspected terrorists with no hope of being brought to trial, but espouse due process?
US comes to aid of Iraqi forces with airstrike
Secretary of State John Kerry said that the Obama administration would keep the door open to confidential communications with Iran.
Boston-area casino bidders agree to substantial changes
The two finalists for the Greater Boston resort casino license agreed to a number of substantial changes to their applications.
Patriots offense hardly has been razor sharp
The offense has been a work in progress in several ways in the first two games.
Justice Dept. establishing programs to ID extremists
The programs are designed in part to detect American extremists who are looking to join terror organizations, including the Islamic State militant group.
$3b plan promises more natural gas in New England
Two of the largest players in the New England natural gas market have formed a partnership to expand the capacity of two major pipelines.
Witness recounts behavior of group accused of killing delivery man
Aline Valery testified that she saw blood dripping from one of her friend’s hands.
Julian Edelman has earned Tom Brady’s trust
The receiver and the quarterback have picked up where they left off last season.
In Todd Hido’s photographs, place and state of mind intersect
In Todd Hido’s photography show at Boston University, “Excerpts From Silver Meadows,” sense of place is a state of mind.
Local food lands at Logan Airport
Berkshire Farms Market, in the newly renovated Terminal B, offers a range of local food products that stand out from typical fast-food-style airport fare.
Recount ends, but talks drag on future Afghan government
Secret negotiations continued Monday over the country’s future political power structure.