2 young boys killed in 4-alarm Lawrence fire
A powerful fire ripped through an apartment building, killing two boys who were trapped in a third floor bedroom, officials said.
From Dorie Greenspan’s Paris kitchen to mine
The popular baker shows how simple it is to bake lovely pastries she learned to make from French friends.
Charlie Baker struggles as Martha Coakley finds her zone
Beneath the dutiful discussion of issues, a psychodrama brewed.
North Korea frees US man; two more still detained
North Korea’s reclusive government abruptly freed an American man Tuesday, nearly six months after he was arrested on charges of leaving a Bible in a nightclub. But Pyongyang refused to hand over two other US citizens who are being held.
Recipe for fruit and nut croquants
Croquants are something like biscotti or mandelbrot except they are baked only once.
Recipe for custardy apple squares
Dorie Greenspan calls this a “back-pocket recipe,” by which she means she can make it when she needs something quick and wonderful.
Fireworks erupt in debate between Scott Brown, Jeanne Shaheen
Incumbent Shaheen and and challenger Brown exchanged verbal jabs in their first televised debate in the N.H. Senate race.
Waltham restaurant Red Bird sings
With the Moody Street restaurant, Franklin Cafe alum chef Daniel Stokes does for Waltham what the Franklin did for the South End years ago.
No on Question 1: Keep gas tax tied to inflation
If the referendum passes, the amount of gas tax collected from each gallon would steadily lose its buying power.
For the Pollans, informal dinner is a family affair
Corky Pollan, former style director at Gourmet magazine, and her three daughters collected favorite family recipes for “The Pollan Family Table.”
Yes on Question 2: Expand the bottle bill
The measure would address the proliferation of plastic bottles and discourage litter.
Man held without bail in death of woman killed by errant bullet
Katerin Gomez, 35, was inside a Shawmut Street residence in Chelsea when she was struck by a stray bullet Sunday.
Spices, chiles, and more bold dishes in ‘Caribbean Potluck’
Sisters Suzanne and Michelle Rousseau are virtual spokeswomen for the cuisine of the southern Caribbean.
R.I. man declared free of Ebola, expected to leave hospital Wednesday
A Nebraska hospital that has been treating Ashoka Mukpo says he no longer has the virus.
Recipe for shrimp salad with black beans, corn, plantains, and cilantro
A ripe plantain is black on the outside but still quite firm, so don’t be as nervous about it as you would be about a black banana.
Inspired Korean fusion in Arlington
WooRi Korean Fusion Grill offers traditional Korean fare and some fusion dishes, like “love fries.”
Phillipos marijuana defense a ‘smoke screen,’ prosecution says
Jurors are to return to their deliberations Wednesday in the trial of Robel Phillipos.
Tomatillos star with shrimp, then in soup
Tomatillos, perfect with rich shellfish, are made into a fresh-tasting sauce for shrimp, then the two are turned into shrimp soup with crushed angel hair.
Recipe for shrimp with spicy tomatillo sauce
Tomatillos (also called husk tomatoes) are a zesty companion for shrimp.