Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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


Mayor Marty Walsh on One Direction: ‘we must soldier on’

Charles Sykes/Invision/AP (left); Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

The mayor took on potholes, the Olympics, and, if you can believe it, the departure of Zayn Malik from One Direction during his Twitter chat.


// Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Partnership hosts night of honors

The Rev. Liz Walker, former ambassador Swanee Hunt, and Barbara Lee, of the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, were at the Longy School of Music.


// Neely presents eponymous award to cancer patient

The Bruins may not make the playoffs, but team president Cam Neely is doing good work away from the ice.


// Thomas E. Smith starts his Reality Ride to Miami

The ride has Smith — who started the Thomas E. Smith Foundation for the cause — biking 2,100 miles from Boston to Miami.


The Chicago-based quartet Third Coast Percussion performed Saturday.

Music Review

Percussionists close Stave Sessions

Third Coast Percussion wasn’t originally scheduled to close out Celebrity Series of Boston’s Stave Sessions, but it was fitting.