Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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


Papi, Gronk chill and shill for Dunks

Rob Gronkowski (left) and David Ortiz at the Hard Rock Cafe on Monday.

Jim Davis/globe staff

The sports stars were promoting their collection of “songs” — really, ads — that celebrate the chain’s iced coffee.

Ren You.


Harvard MBA offers $10,000 for a girlfriend

“If you introduce me to a girl and I date her for more than 6 months, I’ll pay you,” Ren You wrote.

Jake Gyllenhaal joined Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival supporters at a private dinner.


Jake Gyllenhaal screens ‘Southpaw’ to benefit film fest

Gyllenhaal answered questions about his new film after the screening.

From left: Apprentice Amelia Dornbush, Deborah Zoe Laufer, Paula Plum, and Plum’s husband, actor Richard Snee.


‘Out of Sterno’ playwright talks with Gloucester crowd

After Sunday’s performance, Deborah Zoe Laufer and cast members chatted with the audience.