Approaching blizzard could be ‘historic’

Children at the Arnold Arboretum in Jamaica Plain put their sleds and the hill there to good use Sunday.

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Forecasters have issued a blizzard warning for a snowstorm that could bring up to 3 feet of snow to southern New England.

Patrick and Jess.

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Her decision, their life

A Boston Marathon survivor’s journey as she debates whether to live with pain or become a double-amputee.

NFL playoffs

Bill Belichick (left) and Ravens coach John Harbaugh met after their AFC Divisional playoff game Jan. 10 at Gillette Stadium.

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Ravens’ Harbaugh sounds like he’s pleading for forgiveness

Inside Patriots circles, the blame for Deflategate rests with John Harbaugh and Colts counterpart Chuck Pagano.


// Bill Belichick blinds NFL with science on Deflategate

Bill the Science Guy made an impassioned, entirely plausible and convincing case for why Deflategate is a bunch of hot air.

Plan to expand natural gas pipline is met with protest

Residents in West Roxbury demonstrated against a proposal to build a pipeline into their neighborhood.

The Blue Hills ski area has downhill and cross-country trails over about 7,000 acres. Snow-making, however, is limited to downhill slopes.

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Skiing the Blue Hills: cross-country and downhill opportunities await

The 635-foot summit in Canton has been a destination for downhill skiers since the 1930s.

Author and blogger Johanna Stein with her daughter — only a bed between them and terra firma.

book Excerpt

How not to calm a child on a plane

An excerpt from Johanna Stein’s “How Not to Calm A Child on a Plane.”

Jose Bautista is coming off another big season for the Blue Jays, and he’ll have more lineup help in 2015.


Better days have been building in Toronto

Jose Bautista is coming off another big season for the Blue Jays, and he’ll have more lineup help in 2015.

Malcolm Rogers, outgoing director of the Museum of Fine Arts, received a $60,096 annual housing allowance, according to the museum’s latest tax filing. It was part of a total compensation package worth $906,897.

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Leading nonprofit jobs hold big perks

Many nonprofit heads are not only well-paid, but receive perks like housing allowances, club dues, and free travel for spouses.

How Polaroid created a world of need-it-now shutterbugs

Long before megapixels, iPhones, and Instagram, Edwin Land’s camera ushered in a revolution.

The Word

Linguists are like, ‘Get used to it!’

Why a new way to quote people has taken English by storm.

// Craft beer fans go to great lengths to buy top-rated brew

Craft beer is exploding, and Heady Topper and the Vermont town where it was born are at the movement’s liquid-gold center.

A Douglas DC-3 from the era of roomy cabins, attentive flight stewards, and air travel as a luxury.

Old planes refurbished to offer taste of luxury

Intricately restored vintage aircraft, complete with all the elegance and service of a bygone era, fly in Canada, Africa, Australia, and Europe.



// US should foot part of the bill for Olympics

When an American city is selected, the Games should be considered a national event of sorts.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Unrest in Yemen

The future for Yemen is uncertain after the president resigned this week following a rebel takeover of the country.

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