The Boston Globe Magazine | August 5, 2018

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The secret flight that launched Amelia Earhart’s career

The intrepid flier was a Boston social worker struggling to make ends meet when she got the phone call in 1928. They were looking for a woman who could fly — and who was willing to risk her life. By Keith O’Brien

Photo credit: Michael Prince. Here is a simple caption, reviewed for accuracy by Dr. Avigan and Dr. Rosenblatt: “At the Cancer Center at BIDMC, a lab technician demonstrates the preparation of a personalized therapeutic cancer vaccine generated using a patient’s own cells.”

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Boston’s biotech boom could bring bold new treatments for cancer

The biotech industry has already remade the city. Now these startups and researchers are reinventing how we fight this insidious disease. By Jessie Scanlon

A foreigner’s view of America’s immigration problem: You like kicking us out

They wanted me to want to stay. And then, they wanted me to know I could be refused — in other words, that rejection should flow from America to me. By Christine Mungai

080518connections - Mildred Jewett, aka Madaket Millie, holds her white German shepherd, Snoopy, on Nantucket circa 1982. AND Mildred Jewett, aka Madaket Millie, on Nantucket (right) in an undated photo. (Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff)

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Millie Jewett with her dog Snoopy (left) on Nantucket circa 1982, and Millie in an undated photo (right) in Madaket.

The real spirit of Nantucket has nothing to do with wealthy summer residents

The island has a reputation as an exclusive summer enclave, but my favorite resident was a year-round, down-to-earth legend. By Stan Grossfeld

Dinner with Cupid

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Will this date be doomed from the very start?

Your Week Ahead

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/week%20ahead.jpg Five things to do around Boston, Aug. 6-12

Beyond Walls Mural Festival, QWERTY Festival, “As You Like It,” and more.

Style Watch

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Hot jazz and cool fashions rocked the organization’s Bastille Day festivities.

On the Block

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/DedhamOutside.jpg For sale: Homes with enviable kitchens in Dedham and Harvard

High-end ranges anchor the cooking spaces in two suburban Colonials.

 Classic Fudge and Strawberry-Lemon Ice Pops.

Photo by anthony tieuli; food styling by Sheila jarnes

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DIY recipes for fans of Fudgsicles, Popsicles, and Creamsicles

These easy recipes let you fill your freezer with the cool, sweet taste of summer.

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So why does prenatal care ignore the topic altogether?

Beach guide

Summer Travel

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/30/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Opener0506beaches-3903.jpg The 20 best beaches to visit in New England

The region is blessed with hundreds of miles of shoreline and some of the best beaches in the country. Here are the ones you shouldn’t miss.

Summer plans

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/16/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/CoverCROP.jpg Top spots to live in Greater Boston in 2018

The hottest towns for home buyers, for prices ranging from under $500,000 to more than $1 million.

Bostonians of the Year

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/12/12/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/boty1217xef_art.jpg 2017 Bostonian of the Year (and 8 inspiring honorable mentions)

Dr. Ann McKee’s work may change football forever. Plus, intrepid teens, dissenting women, caring congregations, visionary scientists, and other engaged citizens making Boston stand out.

2017 Women & Power

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/10292017cover.jpg The Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Mass.

The Commonwealth Institute and the Globe Magazine acknowledge standout company and nonprofit leaders in fields ranging from construction to the arts.

2017 Top Places to Work

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/TPTWcover1119-3396.jpg Winning workplaces

More than 75,000 employees nominated nearly 340 workplaces across Massachusetts. The 125 best across four categories, small to largest, are here.

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