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Mark Shanahan

Shanahan writes primarily for the Living/Arts section. He covers the comings and goings of Boston’s celebrity class in the newspaper's daily “Names” column, and also writes feature profiles of actors, authors, rock stars, and filmmakers.

Latest stories

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Sharing the flavors of France

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The French Cultural Center recently hosted the “Tour de France Viticole Wine Dinner,” a black-tie event.

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Enjoying a Grand night

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Supporters of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester gathered for the “Diamonds Are Forever” fund-raiser.

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‘By the Gun’ goes from the North End to the big screen

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Filmed two years ago, “By the Gun” premieres Monday at the AMC Boston Common.

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Foul weather can’t halt turkey toss

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KISS 108’s wacky “Matty in Morning” hosts Matt Siegel and Billy Costa held their traditional pre-Thanksgiving turkey toss in Medford Wednesday.