Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

Mark and Meredith write the Names column for The Boston Globe.


Gronk’s looking for a woman who ‘cooks, cleans, makes big cash’

Rob Gronkowski during a Super Bowl victory parade.

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Appearing on “The Jim Rome Show,” the Patriots tight end was asked to describe his ideal spouse.

Mark Wahlberg is set to produce, and perhaps star in, a movie about the Boston Marathon bombings.


Mark Wahlberg will make movie about Marathon bombings

Wahlberg will produce and maybe star in the movie, to be called “Patriots’ Day,” for CBS Films, according to reports.


Bradley Cooper filming around town

Bradley Cooper was spotted on the local set of the David O. Russell film “Joy” on Monday.

From left: Seth Greenberg, Vittorio Assaf, Nicola De Santis, and Fabio Granato at the restaurant opening.


Serafina opens in the Financial District

High Street in the Financial District was buzzing Tuesday evening as VIPs flocked to the opening of Seth Greenberg’s latest hot spot.

From left: Anne Nishimura Morse with Anne Havinga and Irene Hirano Inouye at the opening-night party at the MFA.


MFA’s exhibits of Japanese art open with a party

Over 700 people attended the opening party for two new exhibitions of Japanese art at the MFA.