While you’ve got your bike helmet on . . .
Cape Cod has nearly 120 miles of bike paths. Here are two more to consider. For details, visit www.capecod
Cape Cod Canal Bike Paths: These paved, off-road paths follow the length of the Cape Cod Canal along both sides of it, for 7.5 miles between the Bourne and Sagamore bridges. Tip: On the off-Cape side, pedal from Buzzards Bay to Scusset Beach.
Cape Cod Rail Trail: This 22-mile paved, off-road path follows the route of Old Colony Railroad Co. through six towns: Dennis, Harwich, Brewster (with a spur through Nickerson State Park), Orleans, Eastham, and Wellfleet.
Irving, 76, the author of “The World According to Garp,” “The Cider House Rules,” and “In One Person,’’ among others, has won the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award.Continue reading »
Japanese people spill into their public spaces eager to interact with these blossoms in a joyful tradition known as hanami, or flower viewing, that’s said to date back to the 700s.Continue reading »
Health specialists worry that people have gotten the wrong message — it’s lack of movement that’s our biggest problem.Continue reading »
If you’re a food lover, the Wells, Maine, destination feels an awful lot like a carnival.Continue reading »
It’s the feast of the czars! Perfect for gracing the holiday table.Continue reading »
After the fallout from the Lance Armstrong doping scandal, the wearers of the 80 million Livestrong bracelets sold face a dilemma: Wear them, or ditch them?Continue reading »
The legendary designer has gathered her favorite looks, spanning several decades, for a new retrospective at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.Continue reading »
Before doing anything, your first job should be to figure out whether this is garden variety teasing or actual bullying.Continue reading »
On a regular day, the bad ideas will float away, but the good ones will stick around, King said.Continue reading »