Greater Boston author readings week of Aug. 19-25
A weekly calendar of literary events
A weekly calendar of literary events
Local institutions team up to celebrate the role of fashion in Massachusetts, from the 17th century to today.
story behind the book | Kate Tuttle
“Fly Girls’’ is Keith O’Brien’s true account of the almost unbelievable sport of air racing.
How a propulsive, fragmented series of (surprisingly absorbing) vignettes of history and life form a novel
Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich’s “The Fact of a Body: A Murder and A Memoir” blends true crime and memoir.
Caspule reviews of “This Side of Paradise”; “The Idiot’’; “Commencement’’; and “Educated’’
Rhode Island native Olivia Culpo lives on the West Coast these days, but she still brings a bit of “East Coast prep” to her LA loft.
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model shared a post-practice picture of the couple on Instagram.
Why the new digs? “Many of our Watertown customers are from Arlington and were asking us if we’d deliver,” she tells me. It takes over the La Posada space not far from the Lexington border.
Tiffani Faison says that she modeled the standing-room-only space after her favorite tapas bars in Barcelona and Madrid.
We wanted to get away for a week where no one we knew had ever traveled. Mousehole fit that bill and so many others.
I don’t know how to get over this. It feels like the greatest loss I’ve ever experienced.
A Colorado baker who insisted his religious beliefs justified his refusal to make a wedding cake for a gay couple — an argument partly supported by the U.S. Supreme Court — has sued the state again for opposing his refusal to bake a cake celebrating a gender transition, his attorneys said Wednesday.
If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for another.
Enthusiasm appears to have been reignited by images of SpaceX rocket boosters landing gently back on earth, Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster shot into solar orbit, and by the prospect of traveling aboard Virgin Galactic or Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin.
Tell me, fellow Bostonians, why are you torturing yourselves in Cape Cod traffic?
The Patriots wide receiver’s “lucky charms” were in Foxborough Tuesday.
Advice from Amy Dickinson.
The path to space runs through Worcester.
The VIP Lounge | Marshall Crenshaw
We caught up with the “Someday, Someway” rocker to talk about all things travel.
Sample hundreds of wines from around the world and cuisine from nearly two dozen local restaurants and caterers during the Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival, Sept. 20-23.
Ready to hit the trail? Here are five top-ranked rail-trails in New England.
Well, now I’m single and the dating pool here is very ... small. The closest large city is about two hours away. How do I find a good guy to date?
Jimmy Fallon, Reese Witherspoon and Sarah Jessica Parker have all jumped on the trend.
There’s no end to the demands placed on the US ambassador to New Zealand and former senator from Massachusetts.
Big banks are the big winners when shoppers whip out the plastic. Meanwhile, Americans sink further into debt.
The labor-intensive classic New England dish used to be a restaurant staple, but it’s a little trickier to find these days.
The “Maine Play Book” is organized by season, and each section features farms, nature preserves, and parks, as well as events and activities for families.
The number of Americans who self-identify as vegetarian or vegan has remained steady over the past 20 years — and it’s still a pretty small group, according to a recent Gallup poll.
“I love you more every day. sorry my fart woke us up this morning,” the actress and comedian wrote in her Instagram caption.
Why won’t American Airlines allow Bo Bao to sit with his mother, who uses a wheelchair, on a flight from Dallas to Paris and back? I find the answer.
Congo’s latest deadly Ebola outbreak has spread into a neighboring province, the health ministry said Tuesday, as health workers began using an experimental treatment for the disease.
Here are six things to know before you hit that local farmer’s market. And if you don’t know where the closest one is, we’ve got you covered.
The “Ray Donovan” star is facing a harassment charge in suburban New York, where his lawyer says the actor is accused of shoving a photographer’s camera.
The gluten-free, peanut-free treat is made with caramel, chocolate chips, and sea salt. The new flavor was announced today, and selling season begins Dec. 4.
Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin’s hometown of Detroit.
SIFs are widely supported by doctors on the front lines of addiction treatment who point to mountains of evidence. Opponents lean on pop psychology.
These recipes from local chefs are both deliciously unusual and unusually delicious — a snap to toss together at home.
The Boston native plays a version of himself: a guy who has the chance to make it big with a Los Angeles cable comedy special.
“A lot of magic feels like you’re trying to fool someone,” Shin Lim said. “[But] I’m trying to change the outlook on card magic — to make it more artistic, more visual.”
In 2005, Sigel opened the restaurant on Waltham’s Moody Street. Since then, he’s seen the area change from a quiet strip of mom-and-pop spots to a bustling destination.
Like he does with his furniture, Jeff Soderbergh handcrafts the boards from trees that came down in storms or are at the end of their life.
The new product from GrandyOats is gluten-free, organic, and made in a solar-powered bakery.
What She’s Having
What’s so wrong with downing a whole bowl of queso for lunch?
I think that after months of feeling nothing after I broke up with him, my heartbreak is just starting.
About 56 percent of women and 44 percent of men rank it as their favorite. It’s also a top pick among bartenders with a penchant for taking creative license.
In 2013, the Globe took an in-depth look at the disease, the patients, the debate, and the science.
After a breakup, is it better to hold onto relics from the relationship, or to dump them?
Dining Out reviews
Check out the Globe’s reviews of dozens of Boston-area restaurants.