May 19, 2013 | Best of New England summer travel

12 best fishing spots in New England

We lured angling insiders into revealing a dozen destinations in the region. Well, at least those they’ll share. By Marty Basch

Crescent Park Carousel.

10 best amusement and theme parks in New England

From an adventure course in the trees to a mecca for train-loving children, we highlight the top destinations in the region.

First Person

Dylan Dethier. Driver education

Between high school and college, Dylan Dethier embarked on a solo road trip, playing golf in each of the lower 48 states.


Personnel foul

It’s time to share the wealth with college athletes. By Warren K. Zola

Your Week Ahead

Trash Bash image 5 things to do in and around the city

The Greenway Open Market, Boston love at the MFA, Trash Bash, and more.

Miss Conduct

Inviting the no-shows

When can we stop asking over people who never turn up? Plus, drinking-straw etiquette. By Robin Abrahams


Chef Corey Johnson of Flour in the South End makes this Spanish gazpacho with grapes, almonds, cucumbers, and garlic. Flour favorites

Three recipes from the bakery and cafe owner’s new cookbook. By Joanne Chang

A Restaurant’s Take

Smoked turkey sandwich with cheddar, mixed greens, and cranberry chutney at Flour Bakery. Turkey, cheddar, cranberry sandwich at Flour

The Boston and Cambridge bakery-cafe’s very best lunch. By Anne V. Nelson

Out and About

BIG FAN: Carlos Arredondo, a hero of the Marathon Monday bombings, being named “Fan of the Game” at a Celtics-Knicks matchup at TD Garden. As seen around town

Mark Wahlberg, Matt Damon, Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo, and more

Dinner With Cupid

Nick Cruz and Arielle Bremby. Creative license

Will an artist and a musician make a perfect composition?

On the Block

22 South Walter Street, Roslindale. Feet first

These homes for sale are in walkable neighborhoods. 

Tales From the City

Remote possibilities

Lost car in the parking lot.


Comic Grace Helbig’s sweet question

The funnywoman, performing Friday at Brighton Music Hall, makes a joke on Twitter.

Letters to the editor

Boston Globe Magazine readers respond to stories on MBTA funding.