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A butcher’s grilling advice

Michael Dulock of M.F. Dulock Pasture-Raised Meats gives some advice for Fourth of July revelers looking to light up the grill.


// A good entry beer for warm weather

Jack’s Abby in Framingham will open a larger brewery and event space and expand its barrel-aging program.


//[1].jpg The Esmerelda is a master of deception

Take a sip and it pulls a sleight of hand.


// Falmouth gastropub Bear in Boots

At the Falmouth gastropub Bear in Boots, you are dining at tables made from reclaimed sinker oak salvaged from Boston Harbor and wine cases from Bordeaux.

// Jim Carrey calls Calif. governor ‘corporate fascist’ in vaccine law rant

The actor and comedian denounced a new law requiring most children be vaccinated on Twitter.

//[1].jpg Glorious in Gloucester: Annisquam to host garden tour

The Gloucester village of Annisquam will host a self-guided tour of private and public gardens on Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

// Think you’re fully covered for childbirth? Maybe not.

Having a baby is a common health event, yet insurance coverage isn’t always assured.

// Garrett Harker’s emerging restaurant empire

Harker runs Eastern Standard, Island Creek Oyster Bar, The Hawthorne, and Row 34 — with three more locales coming soon.


// Summer blues unequaled, especially if you’re the fisherman

Bluefish is Gordon Hamersley’s summer favorite, both to fish and to cook.

Dining Out reviews

// Where should you eat this week?

Check out the Globe’s reviews of dozens of Boston-area restaurants.

Cheap Eats reviews

// Budget-friendly fare around Boston

There are dishes you can order for under $20 at eateries.

Saving Leo

part 1 of 2

// A severely burned boy finds hope in Boston

A severely burned boy. His devoted caregiver. Their extraordinary journey.

Stylish Bostonians

// 2015 Most Stylish Bostonians

From fashionistas to legal scholars, these tastemakers reveal how they set the city’s trends.

Design New England

Design New England

Designer Jennifer Glickman found her dream home in a rough-around-the-edges duplex in Boston’s South End.