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5 fun things to do in Boston this week

If you're looking to have some fun before feasting all-day long on Thanksgiving, we've got you covered. Here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Holiday Trellis Lighting See Christopher Columbus Park light up for the holiday season...

Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:01pm

The best holiday events in Boston 2018

From crooners to classics to crafters, and more Nutcrackers than you can shake a stick at, Boston’s packed with activities this holiday season. Prepare for an invasion of toy soldiers, giant mice, Vegas razzle-dazzle, a soul superstar, and what is possibly the oldest holiday show...

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:57pm

Where to order Thanksgiving dinner in Boston

Everybody loves to enjoy a Thanksgiving feast, but being in charge of the cooking and prep work is an entirely different story. Instead of breaking a sweat in the kitchen, let someone else handle the hassle of Turkey Day. Here's our guide to where to order Thanksgiving dinner in Boston this...

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:12pm

Hits to the head, not concussions, cause CTE: Study

With more information coming out about chronic traumatic encephalopathy — the degenerative brain disease commonly known as CTE — there’s been a spotlight on the NFL’s “concussion crisis.” But concussions, though certainly frightening, aren’t the big worry...

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:31am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help making weekend plans? We've got you covered. From football fun to vino parties, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. 12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Things to do in Boston this weekend: Boston Bhangra Twelve of the top Bhangra...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 3:37pm

Letters to Cleo's Kay Hanley on 25 years of Aurora Gory Alice, Parks and Recreation and bad Boston drivers

Get ready to rock, Boston, because Letters to Cleo is heading back to town for their annual homecoming shows this weekend. The fan-favorite, '90s alt-rockers will celebrate the 25th anniversary of their debut album, Aurora Gory Alice with a two-day stint at the Paradise Rock Club Nov. 16 and 17...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 1:00pm

Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund gets ready for his first trip to Boston

No pet is riding higher these days than Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund. Not only did he recently celebrate his ninth birthday, but the fuzzy social media personality was also named the Animal Star of 2018 at this year's People's Choice Awards, and he just released his second...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 2:30pm

Get ready for the Ultimate Tailgate Party with Mei Mei's Frito pie recipe

Lovin' Spoonfuls, a local nonprofit food rescue organization, will once again host its Ultimate Tailgate Party this weekend. Sunday night's event will feature bites from some of Boston's restaurants, including Toro, Myers + Chang and dozens of others. The evening will also...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 11:52am

Feast at three of the best restaurants in Boston with this epic food crawl

What's better than eating at one of the best restaurants in Boston? How about feasting at three of the Hub's top spots in just one night. That's right, the JK Food Group, the collection of acclaimed restaurants by James Beard award winners Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette, is...

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 12:30pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Need some help figuring out your plans for the week? We've got you covered. From rock shows to Harry Potter brews, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Things to do in Boston this week: Curling Rink in The Yard Get ready to show off...

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 1:47pm

Everything you need to know about the $100 million TD Garden renovation

The TD Garden is getting a "legendary transformation." Delaware North, the owners and operators of the arena, announced on Friday morning that a new $100 million investment will provide an expansive TD Garden renovation, featuring the addition of 50,000 square feet to the venue, as well...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 11:51am

5 ways to celebrate Veterans Day 2018 in Boston

On Sunday, Boston will join the rest of the country in honoring our military veterans with parades, specials and so much more. Here's our guide to celebrating Veterans Day 2018 in the Hub this weekend. 5 ways to celebrate Veterans Day 2018 in Boston 1. Watch the parades Each year, a pair...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 2:21pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this Veterans Day weekend

Need some ideas for how to spend your days off? We've got you covered. From Veterans Day celebrations to rock concerts and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. 12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend, Veterans Day 2018 ARTS & CULTURE    ...

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:50am

Lewis Black on Trump, the media and delusional Bostonians

A lot of people are angry about politics these days, but not many are able to express their rage in a way that can cause uproarious laughter quite like Lewis Black. The fan-favorite comedian and frequent "Daily Show" guest brings the laughs back to Boston this weekend when his "Joke...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 5:38pm

Is Papa Gino's going out of business?

It's been a rough past few days for fans of Papa Gino's. Customers and employees alike were shocked to learn that dozens of locations around Massachusetts and New England had closed their doors over the weekend, leaving some to wonder if the popular pizza chain was going out of business....

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:44pm

Fun things to do in Boston for Election Night 2018

The midterm elections are finally here, which means it's time to get out and go vote. Once you've cast your ballot, unwind at one of these fun events around town. Here's how to celebrate Election Night 2018 in Boston. Things to do in Boston for Election Night 2018 Aeronaut Brewing...

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 1:37pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

While sports fans will have to wait until after the Super Bowl for another possible parade, that doesn't mean there aren't plenty of ways to have fun in the city this week. From comedy shows with local legends to parties and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun...

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 1:46pm

5 free things to do in Boston this month, November 2018

November is here, and there are plenty of ways to have fun without breaking the bank. Here are five free things to do in Boston this month. Free things to do in Boston this month, November 2018 'Christopher Robin' In celebration of the Museum of Fine Arts' new exhibit "...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 3:51pm

What makes Tom Brady great?

Tom Brady is without a doubt one of the greatest players in football history. But some people never could have guessed that based on his performance at the 2000 NFL Combine, where he huffed and puffed his way through a 40-yard sprint and various speed drills. Patriots fans know all too well how...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:52am

Finding a ‘Love Story’ amid the refugee crisis

From pipe bomb scares to yet another shooting in a house of worship, politically motivated violence has dominated the headlines in recent weeks. While many factors have contributed to the country’s divisiveness and corrosive dialogue, immigration has come to the forefront of these discussions...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:48am