Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

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A deal on John Legend tickets in March

By , Globe Staff

If you buy a ticket on Sunday, the day of the Oscars, you’ll get a second ticket for free.

Love Letters

She has feelings for her ‘best friend’ at work

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She said she hadn’t acted on these feelings, but that she had thought about being with him. I flipped out.


Boston Ballet gives a lift to five dancers

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Boston Ballet has promoted five dancers, including one who played the Snow King in the most recent “Nutcracker.”

Nerdfighters will gather in Boston this weekend

By , Globe Staff

“NerdCon: Nerdfighteria” is billed as “a giant celebration of all things nerdy, creative, educational, fun, and weird.”