June 24, 2012 Your Home / Natural Beauties

Coastal contemporary living in Beverly Farms

With a few updates to match their lifestyle, this contemporary home in Beverly satisfies one couple’s five-year search for their dream home by the sea. By Jaci Conry

Remaking a mid-century modern house

She wanted a house on a lake. He wanted a place on the Cape. With a sleek renovation of a ’70s relic in Marstons Mills, they got both. By Marni Elyse Katz


N.Y. vs. Boston: The endgame

They’ve dwarfed us in size, eclipsed us in culture, and dominated us on the diamond. And now they’re coming for the one thing we have left: our smarts. By Neil Swidey


Dungeons & debtors in the video game industry

What really slew Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios By Ethan Gilsdorf


Echo Bridge in Needham and Newton lives up to its name

The pedestrian span offers magnificent reverberations under its largest arch. By Scott Helman

Miss Conduct

Worst. Wedding. Ever.

A shocking tale of newlywed entitlement. Plus, neighbors’ dogs running amok. By Robin Abrahams

Dinner With Cupid

Dinner With Cupid: Blind date between fun-loving types

Will these two let the good times roll?

First Person

Bryan Finocchio talks about Open HeARTS

The event-planning nonprofit pairs the arts with good deeds — such as Thursday’s “Catwalk for BMC Cancer Care.”


Scrabble and my return to hearing

After a decade of deafness, a nightly game with my patient husband helped give me my words back. By Joan Bolker

Style Watch

- Embrace the spirit of summer with ’80s inspired neon hues

Hot pink, lime green, fluorescent yellow, and other ultra-bright hues add a shot of summer to your home. By Marni Elyse Katz


Sweet lassi with cardamom is a classic in India. Mango lassi and salty lassi (and more) recipes

Seriously refreshing. By Adam Ried

On the Block

For sale: Homes with waterfalls

These properties — in Ashland, Wayland, and Acton — feature gardens with a great water feature.

Your Week Ahead

6 things to do in the area

Feast yer eyes on sand castles, pirates, tall ships, the arts, and the America’s Cup.

Out and About

SPOONS UP: Students from the Cabot After School Program in Newtonville in downtown Boston for the ice cream-themed Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl, City Hall Plaza on June 5. Events around town

Banjo, birthday cake, and benefits.

A Restaurant’s Take

Lassis at the Pongal

In Billerica, ginger and rose flavor the yogurt-based drinks.


Comedian Dan Crohn gets a speed-dating ticket

The Somerville funnyman shares a joke.

Tales From the City

Comedy jam

Here’s the score on Boston traffic.


Letters to the Editor

Globe Magazine readers respond to articles about Boston radio, the tough decisions dog owners face, and man dates.