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IN THE FAMILY WAY

The parenting crisis without a vaccine: loneliness

“Everybody’s a taker now; nobody’s a giver because everybody’s so wiped out.”

TRAVEL TROUBLESHOOTER

This BritRail pass refund request has gone off the rails

Stephen Wilkes asked his travel agent for a BritRail pass refund. But six months later, there was no sign of the money.

QUICK BITE

At Mikkusu, a talented chef bides her time

Cloud & Spirits opens soon, but in the meantime, this temporary shop sells delightful Japanese sandwiches from Katie Cheung.

THE VIP LOUNGE

Michael Chiklis loves Aspen, Capri, and of course, Boston

We caught up with the Lowell native, who is starring in the new CBS drama “Coyote,” to talk about all things travel.

I want to live closer to my friends and family

In Love Letters, is there any middle ground here?

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER

The new travel reality: Vaccine required

Some cruise companies are now mandating that passengers be vaccinated. Could airlines and countries be next?


TRAVEL

New life for old school buses (and their owners)

Meet the couple creating "skoolies," tiny homes with miles of style that are getting scooped up quickly once they hit the market.

HELP DESK

How to be a good guest at your next rental house

The vacation rental market is heating up. If you’re planning to stay in someone else’s house, here are 10 tips from the experts on how to do it the right way.

Dunkin’ unveils its latest experimental snack: avocado toast

The spring menu also includes other meme-worthy additions, including a matcha-topped doughnut.

PETS

Tap your dogs’ unleashed potential. Here’s where you can let them run free

Greater Boston features a surprising number of open spaces where our well-behaved pooches are welcome to roam without fences.

Surgeon’s risky behavior must be addressed

Advice from Amy Dickinson.

DAY-TRIPPING

Got a day with no plans? Try visiting Wickford, R.I., in the winter

Here is the first in a five-part series of occasional stories highlighting quick trips — 100 miles or so — out of Boston.

NAMES

George Clooney spotted in Watertown and Lowell filming ‘The Tender Bar’

Clooney is directing the movie, which stars Ben Affleck and Tye Sheridan, and will film in multiple Boston-area locations.

Bird sightings on Cape Cod

Recent sightings on Cape Cod as reported to Mass Audubon.