Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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


Berklee grad Kiesza performs for Jimmy Kimmel

Kiesza performed her hit single “Hideaway” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Tuesday.

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The video for Kiesza’s single “Hideaway” has more than 67 million views on YouTube.


Margery Eagan leaves the Boston Herald, joins Crux

The longtime columnist will write for the Globe’s forthcoming Catholicism-news website.


Matthew McConaughey is filming ‘Sea of Trees’ in Mass.

Production kicked off Monday for McConaughey’s drama.

Robbie Schlosser (Iron Man) and Isabella Bowers (Princess Leia), both 4, tied for first place in the kids category of Wednesday’s costume contest at Dick’s Last Resort in Faneuil Hall.


Boston Comic Con has pre-convention costume contest

Wednesday’s event was held at Dick’s Last Resort in Faneuil Hall.


Mikaela Davis pursues an indie-rock path to success

Davis, a young classical harp prodigy now forging a successful new career as an indie-pop singer-songwriter, performs at Cafe 939 on Wednesday.


Game On

A little extra work pays off with ‘Point Perfect’

The video game is a quirky side-scrolling shoot-’em-up newly released for PC (available on Steam) by Highcastle Studios.