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Joyce Kulhawik greets jazz impresario Fred Taylor at the 25th anniversary celebration of Scullers Jazz Club.


New Central Square theater to host fund-raiser

Arts doyenne Joyce Kulhawik is lending her support to an effort to create a new performing arts complex.

Broadway performers sang


Celebrities speak on behalf of Hillary Clinton at DNC

Several stars of stage and screen took the stage to perform “What the World Needs Now Is Love.”

Quote of the day: Shonda Rhimes

- Shonda Rhimes, “Scandal” creator, tweeting at “Good Morning America” after the show mistakenly reported that next season will the show’s last. - Shonda Rhimes, “Scandal” creator, tweeting at “Good Morning America” after the show mistakenly reported that next season will the show’s last.

Julian Edelman.


Julian Edelman facing paternity suit

A Swedish model says the Patriots receiver is the father of her unborn baby.

Charlie Puth performing at the Boston Harbor Hotel on Tuesday.


Charlie Puth performs for fans at the Boston Harbor Hotel

The singer-songwriter performed for a small group of perform a “Mix Lounge” show for a lucky group of Mix 104.1 listeners.

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon attending the “Project Greenlight” premiere in 2015.


Matt Damon says HBO has dropped ‘Project Greenlight’

The reality show that Matt Damon produced with buddy Ben Affleck will be shopped around to other outlets.

Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck. pictured at the Academy Awards in 2013.


Maybe honeymoon isn’t over for Affleck and Garner

In Touch reports that the couple is taking a trip to the beaches of Turks and Caicos, the site of their 2005 wedding.

Film crew shooting movie on Duxbury Beach

The crew is working on a reserved area of the beach and a luxury yacht that will be seen off shore.


Seth Meyers to Sanders supporters: ‘We don’t have time for this’

Meyers’s fellow New Hampshire native, Sarah Silverman, also has had it with Bernie boosters.

Matt Damon wearing “Jason Bourne face” in a scene from the newest “Jason Bourne.”


Matt Damon talks Deflategate

Apparently Damon and BFF Ben Affleck are on the same page when it comes to Tom Brady.

Moira Horan and Pedro Martinez at The Smoke Shop.


Here and there

Pedro Martinez was spotted at a restaurant in Cambridge, model/actress Kate Upton dined at Legal Harborside, and other celebrity news from around town.

Quote of the day: Mariah Carey

The songstress opens up about her divorce from Nick Cannon in the new issue of Complex magazine.


How low can you go? Limbo dancer wanted.

Boston Casting is looking for a limbo dancer between the ages of 20 and 30 to appear in a social media/Web project.

Marathon bombing victim Rebekah Gregory is pictured arriving at Moakley Federal Court in Boston during the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in March 2015.


Marathon bombing survivor coming out with memoir

Rebekah Gregory’s “Taking My Life Back” will be released in April.

Maverik from Jam'n 94.5 (left) and Wyclef Jean at Venu on Monday night.


Wyclef Jean shows how it’s done

The Grammy Award-winning hip-hop artist was in town to judge the Remy Producers Series.

Jimmy Buffett performing at Xfinity Center in 2014.


Jimmy Buffett to perform at the House of Blues in August

The Mayor of Margaritaville will make a rare appearance here Aug. 11, and tickets go on sale Thursday morning.

Dr. Dre told sheriff’s deputies he didn’t have a gun and that the man was blocking his driveway.


Dr. Dre handcuffed by police in his driveway

A man says the rapper pointed a handgun at him.


Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston had more fun on July 4 than you did

We’ll bet your July 4th festivities weren’t as frolicsome as those of Swift, Hiddleston, and their famous friends.

Emily Olmstead with her bike.


Pan-Mass rider gets her stolen bike back

Emily Olmstead got help from the Everett Police after seeing her missing wheels for sale on Craigslist.

Quote of the day: Lindsay Lohan

- Lindsay Lohan, actress, asking for privacy amid reports of turmoil in her relationship with fiancé Egor Tarabasov. - Lindsay Lohan, actress, asking for privacy amid reports of turmoil in her relationship with fiancé Egor Tarabasov.


Jody Adams: ‘I was too nice’

The chef and restaurateur dishes about reality cooking shows.

Donato Frattaroli Jr. (left), Bik Ng, senior business manager for the city of Boston, and state Representative Aaron Michlewitz at the Il Molo celebration.


Here and there

Il Molo opens in the North End, Lydia Shire’s tag sale draws hundreds, and more.


JFK’s nephew working on book of president’s speeches

Stephen Kennedy Smith will edit a book of the president’s speeches that will include essays by notabel people and how those speeches affected them.

The Painted Burro in Davis Square. The new, smaller Burro Bar will open in Brookline.


New restaurant on the way for Ribelle space in Brookline

A rep for the Alpine Restaurant Group’s Joe Cassinelli confirms that the Burro Bar is moving in.

Legal Sea Foods placed this full-page ad in Monday’s Boston Globe.


Legal Sea Foods ad has people upset

Legal Sea Foods likes to create edgy ad campaigns and their newest entry, printed in the Globe, is no exception.

Model Adriana Lima attending the 2016 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City.


Which supermodel is Julian Edelman dating?

What is it with Patriots and models?

Alan Chong, the new director of The Currier Museum of Art.


Currier Museum names new director

The Currier Museum of Art announced that Alan Chong has been chosen as director and CEO.

Adrianne Haslet-Davis scaling Volcan Cayambe.


Marathon bombing survivor reaches lofty goal

Adrianne Haslet-Davis added an impressive item to her list of accomplishment: climbing Ecuador’s third highest mountain.

Trustees committee member Carl Sprague and president and CEO Barbara Erickson.


They went to a Garden Party

The Trustees’ annual gala was held Saturday at the Naumkeag estate in Stockbridge.

Ben Affleck at Comic-Con in San Diego.


Ben Affleck makes the rounds at San Diego Comic-Con

The latest Batman promoted the superhero all-star film “Justice League” and sat on a panel with fellow DC film directors.

Siobhan Magnus (left) and Alex Corddry


Channel 7’s Alex Corddry pitches in at Cape Cod League All-Star Game

The sports reporter threw out the first pitch at the annual baseball showcase.

Dion Lewis is flanked by Barbara Bigelow and Kelly Brabants.


Patriots running back Dion Lewis emcees fitness fund-raiser

The second annual Bootys for the Battle benefit raised thousands for METAvivor, a metastatic breast cancer awareness, research, and support organization.


Don McLean avoids jail time

The “American Pie” singer, 70, accepted a plea deal after admitting to domestic abuse.

Idris Elba


Not stirred

Idris Elba discusses if he is cut out to play James Bond

Governor Charlie Baker at Fenway.


Charlie Baker is front and center at Fenway

The governor threw out the first pitch Saturday, and once again showed his support for Tom Brady in Deflategate.

Wendy Waring led a class in Broadway dance techniques.


Broadway actress leads dance class in Gloucester

Wendy Waring visited the Gloucester Stage Youth Acting Workshop directed by Heidi Dallin.

Johnny Drama and His Funky Entourage to perform at Plymouth’s Memorial Hall

Plymouth native Johnny “Drama” Alves is putting on a concert in his hometown.

Mario Batali


Restaurateur ratings

Gwyneth Paltrow discusses what her longtime friend Mario Batali — the renowned chef — thought of her past boyfriends

Spike Lee (pictured at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York in April) will attend the Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival in August.


Spike Lee, Nate Parker, Soledad O’Brien to attend Vineyard film fest

The Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival will run from Aug. 8-13.

Demi Lovato performing Wednesday at TD Garden.


Demi Lovato disses Olivia Culpo

In an interview with Billboard, the singer has some unkind things to say about the Rhode Island-bred beauty queen.

Rob Gronkowski leads an aerobics class at Tony C’s Sports Bar & Grill Friday.


Gronk leads outdoor aerobics class

Another day, another paid appearance by the Patriots party boy.


Boston Herald arts coverage in flux

Are critics Jed Gottlieb and James Verniere out of a job?

Bobby Brown in 2015.


Bobby Brown welcomes child No. 7

The Roxbury-bred singer belted out The Temptations’ “My Girl” at Caffe Roma in Beverly Hills after the birth of his daughter.

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry will rejoin the Hollywood Vampires Friday in California.


Joe Perry has recovered and rejoins Hollywood Vampires Friday

Whatever was ailing the longtime Aerosmith guitarist has apparently been remedied because he is getting back in the saddle.

Recent but undated handout photo issued on Friday July 22, 2016 by William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, of Britain's Prince George with the family dog Lupo, at Sandringham in Norfolk, England. Prince George celebrates his third birthday on July 22, 2016. (Matt Porteous/Handout via AP)


Photos: Happy birthday, Prince George!

Prince William and his wife Kate have released new photos of their son to mark his 3rd birthday.

Jane's Addiction’s Dave Navarro (left) and Perry Farrell in Madrid in June.


Jane’s Addiction aerial sideshow disturbs some fans

The band brought its peculiar brand of bawdy burlesque to Boston this week, and it didn’t fly with everyone.

More Celebrity News

O’Jays criticize RNC, Trump

The group is decrying the use of its song ‘‘Love Train’’ during the convention.


PEN New England lauds lyricists

Tom Waits, John Prine, and Kathleen Brennan will receive the organization’s song lyrics award in September.

Actor Robert Redford


Why did Robert Redford become a Red Sox fan?

“Because of Ted Williams,” he said.

Quote of the day: Stephen Colbert

No joke