Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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


James Taylor premieres new Red Sox song at Fenway Park

Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff

The tune muses on the Curse of the Bambino, the Yankees rivalry, and the historic 2004 World Series win.


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.


Chef Mary Dumont is leaving Harvest

After eight years at the Harvard Square restaurant, she’s leaving to “pursue my dream of opening my own Boston-based restaurant.”

From left: Liam Fitzgerald, Chase Greenwald, and the Revs’ Kelyn Rowe.


Around town and on the field

Actor John Lithgow did some sightseeing after hosting the Harvard Arts Medal ceremony that honored dancer Damian Woetzel.

From left: Ming Tsai, pianist Elizabeth Schumann, Gordon Hamersley, and Nelly Carreño at the Dana-Farber benefit.


Gordon Hamersley honored at Rise

Chef Gordon Hamersley was honored for being a mentor at Rise, the spring gala hosted by Friends of Dana-Farber.