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Tell us: Where is your favorite clam shack?

Tell us: Where are the best clam shacks in New England?

Seafood-loving Globe readers, do your thing: Tell us about your favorite clam shacks in the form below. And keep checking back: We’ll be writing a story based on your responses.

Family members are conflicted about compassion

Advice from Amy Dickinson.

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Love Letters

I want him to stay in shape

"Pre-pandemic, he was definitely one of those people who thought he went to the gym more often than he did."

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Matt Damon attends the "Stillwater" press conference during the 74th annual Cannes Film Festival on July 9 in France.

‘I fall heavily on the side of trusting science.’ Matt Damon talks about the importance of getting vaccinated

In a new interview, the actor spoke about the dangers of COVID vaccine hesitancy and expressed concern for those who are at especially high risk for the virus because they are immunocompromised.

Love Letters

Am I into her or do I just want a relationship?

"She’s insightful, well-spoken, and I always enjoy our conversations during lunch."

IN THE FAMILY WAY

(Almost) everything you wanted to know about Delta, unvaccinated kids, and that confusing J&J vaccine news

With COVID cases surging again, parents of kids under 12 need answers. Here are plenty.

MOVIES
"Black Panther" (with, from left, Lupita Nyong'o, Chadwick Boseman, and Danai Gurira) was the highest-grossing movie at the domestic box office in 2018.

‘Black Panther’ sequel ‘Wakanda Forever’ will film scenes in Worcester next month

Wakanda Forever? How about Woo-kanda Forever?

Love Letters

I want more of his time

"His last relationship moved super fast and ended up imploding, so he wants to take it slow with us to avoid repeating that mistake."


Former President Barack Obama and musician Bruce Springsteen.

Obama-Springsteen book ‘Renegades’ coming in October

"Renegades: Born in the USA" is a bound edition of the popular “Renegades” podcast featuring conversations on everything from fame to cars to the country itself between former President Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen.

Mother has trouble sizing up daughter’s happiness

Advice from Amy Dickinson.

At Franklin Park Zoo's Boston Lights show this year, there's a 164-foot-long phoenix located where the dragon was last year.

Light display fans: It’s time to go to the zoo

"Boston Lights: A Lantern Experience" is back at Franklin Park — this time in July.

TRAVEL
Campers at Nickerson State Park flock to Flax Pond, but it's fine for day-trippers as well. Boat rentals are available too.

6 places to go lake swimming in Massachusetts

The Bay State has more than 3,000 lakes and ponds, plenty to keep "lake baggers" busy.

TRAVEL TROUBLESHOOTER

My Club Med vacation was canceled. Do I have to accept a credit?

Emily Moerer’s Club Med vacation got canceled when the pandemic hit. Then her rescheduled vacation got canceled. Can she get a refund?

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER
Trisha Pérez Kennealy raises a glass of rosé at the Inn at Hastings Park.

In Lexington, a modern take on historic hospitality

Trisha Pérez Kennealy, the owner of The Inn at Hastings Park, has brought a tasty slice of chic to the otherwise Colonial enclave.

TRAVEL
The Connecticut Science Center in Hartford has a massive exhibit, Dinosaurs Around the World.

Dinosaur exhibits, stylish luggage, and low-cost flights to France

Travel news you can use.

TRAVEL
People line up next to the Old Scituate Lighthouse to watch an eclipsed sunrise on June 10, 2021. in Scituate.

You don’t know Scituate? Here’s what you’re missing

Typically, the shore-hugging homes and restaurants here are filled by long-time local folk, plus summer residents and their guests. Tourists? Not so much. But that’s not for a lack of things to do.