Giant floating sculpture rises over the Greenway
The vast net of rusty orange, magenta, and green hues that will float above the Greenway until October.
Boston’s development boom must include arts, culture
Now is the time to embrace a more inclusive definition of the arts.
Progress in Tunisia, but much still to be done
Democratic Islam is the best antithesis to extremism.
‘Montage of Heck’ an intimate portrait of Kurt Cobain
HBO’s “Montage of Heck” is a captivating look at the Nirvana frontman.
Tesla batteries a welcome challenge to energy market
Power companies should be watching very closely.
Mounting insurance claims are remnants of the savage winter
Following the Northeast’s historic winter, claims for winter storm damage have totaled $2.3 billion in the first quarter of this year.
To our readers
On May 5, the Boston Globe will launch a fresh redesign of the print editorial and op-ed pages.
Duncan Rock redeems BLO’s ‘Don Giovanni’
Australian baritone is a force in Boston Lyric Opera’s production.
Tufts students to begin hunger strike over job cuts
Five students were set to go on a hunger strike to protest the planned layoffs of janitors at the school.
Handel and Haydn closes with stirring ‘The Creation’
Artistic director Harry Christophers led a performance that was brilliant in virtually every way.
Harvard researchers suggest dialogue to calm conflict in Sudbury
The student-researchers urged the town rife with political conflict to voice their opinions and consider opposing viewpoints.
Eifman Ballet sculpts a moving ‘Rodin’
The contortionist choreography conforms to the aesthetic of the artist’s sculpture.
One dead, one injured in Mass. Pike rollover
The crash occurred in Westfield around 7:55 a.m. when the driver of a van lost control, police said.
Woman killed in hit-and-run on Route 190
Officers questioned a suspect at his home by following a trail of automotive fluid from the scene of the crash.
Mark Wahlberg loses his fight bet to P. Diddy
The actor bet $250,000 that Manny Pacquiao, who ended up losing to Floyd Mayweather, would win Saturday’s bout.
Cellist-pianist recital dramatically suited for silver screen
Cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan’s recital was dramatic.
Peabody takes over top spot in baseball poll
The red-hot Tanners have outscored their last four opponents, 35-6, to grab the No. 1 ranking.
Newton South ranked No. 1 in boys’ volleyball
The Lions have won 35 straight matches dating to 2013 and until proven otherwise they own the top spot.
Needham remains No. 1 in girls’ lacrosse
The Rockets won all three of their games this past week by a combined score of 41-11.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. cruises to first Talladega win since 2004
At a track that has always been good to his family, No. 88 cruised to an emotional first win of the season.