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Sam Adams donuts are back at this Boston shop

Coffee and donuts are a solid breakfast combination, but what about beer and donuts? Foodies can try for themselves now that the Sam Adams pumpkin ale donut is back on the menu at Kane's Donuts. The shop will have the special available at its Boston and Saugus locations throughout the month of...

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:38pm

Adult Swim on the Green tour stops in Boston this weekend

After a successful Boston trip by the "Rick and Morty" Rickmobile this the summer, Adult Swim will head back to the Hub this weekend when its Adult Swim on the Green tour comes to town. The late-night TV network is bringing its festival to Gore Place in Waltham on Friday, Sept. 29. The...

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 2:19pm

Get your groove on at the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival

The Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival returns to liven up Columbus Ave. with Boston’s biggest annual block party this weekend. Visitors can get their groove on with two stages of performances by jazz, Latin, blues, funk and other artists. Grammy nominated-composer Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, the Blue...

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 1:59pm

Massachusetts bar won't show Patriots game over anthem protests

Don't expect to see the Patriots game or any other NFL match-ups at the Monument Tap in Leominster on Sunday. The folks behind the Massachusetts bar have decided to not air this weekend's games due to the recent national anthem protests by football players and other athletes. According to...

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 1:03pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

THEATER "HOME" “HOME” tells the story of a house over its years of occupancy, and exploring the question of just what turns a house into a home. The house in question is built from the ground up over the course of the play, which combines illusions, audience interaction and...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 2:31pm

Forbes Under 30 Summit kicks off with music fest in Boston

A slew of stars are coming to town for the Forbes Under 30 Summit, which returns to Boston Oct. 1-4. The festivities kick off on Sunday with a music festival at City Hall Plaza, featuring performances by Grammy-winning DJ Zedd, singer-songwriter Skylar Grey and rapper Playboi Carti. "I...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 2:18pm

10 places to celebrate Oktoberfest in Boston

Oktoberfest is upon us, and although many begin celebrating in early September, there’s still time to join the party. If you’re looking for authentic beer, food and live music, you’re in the right city. City Tap House City Tap House will turn its patio area into a beer garden...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:07pm

When will the 'corpse flower' bloom at Boston's Franklin Park Zoo?

The Franklin Park Zoo is preparing for one of its largest plants to blossom within the next week. While seeing the "corpse flower" bloom is rare, the highlight of the event is the smell. Fester, one of the zoo’s more exotic flowers, literally smells like death. The plant is an...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:34am

Where to celebrate National Coffee Day in Boston

In a city like Boston with coffee shops on nearly every street, National Coffee Day is a big deal. Whether you start you start every morning at your local Dunkin’ Donuts or make it a habit to visit as many niche cafés as you can, you’ll want to take advantage of this holiday’s...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 4:31pm

What Mario Batali likes to eat at Eataly Boston

Celebrity chef Mario Batali has a lot of love for Boston's food scene, which isn't a surprise considering he's opened a few ventures in the Hub over the years. "The Chew" co-host is back in the city this week for the 2017 Inbound conference in the Seaport, so expect him to...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 3:46pm

After divisive weekend, James White hopes to spread positive vibes

It was a tough weekend on and off the field for the Patriots, but James White and a few of his Boston sports pals finally got to relax a bit on Monday night, all while helping out a good cause. Despite all the controversy surrounding the NFL's reaction to President Donald Trump's...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 3:37pm

James Blunt is cool with being Ed Sheeran's 'sidekick' in Boston

Boston should prepare itself for another British invasion this weekend, as music superstars Ed Sheeran and James Blunt are coming to town for two nights at the TD Garden. The pair of UK crooners have been traveling across the globe for Sheeran's latest tour, which stops in the Hub on Friday...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 2:18pm

Mario Batali: Immigration ban would make US 'the trash heap of history'

A slew of celebrities, entrepreneurs and influencers are coming to Boston's Seaport next week for Inbound 2017. The annual marketing and sales conference will once again take over the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center Sept. 25 through 28 for four days of networking, inspirational...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:23pm

ASAP Twelvyy on Kyrie Irving, Michael Jackson's spirit and spreading the love

Between dropping his long awaited debut album “12” to critical acclaim this summer and the continued success of ASAP Mob, ASAP Twelvyy is riding pretty high right now. The rapper hopes to bring those good vibes to the Boston area when he and the rest of the ASAP crew perform at Tsongas...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 9:49am

The 5 best apple orchards around Boston

Baseball season is winding down and Boston’s many college dorms are full again, which means it’s officially fall. Autumn also brings apple season, meaning it’s time to fill up on apple cider, apple pie, apple donuts and more. Here are five of the best apple orchards to visit...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 1:40pm

Denzel Washington spotted filming 'Equalizer 2' in Boston

Some of Hollywood's biggest stars have shipped up to Boston in recent months to film scenes for their latest projects. Now you can add Denzel Washington to the list. According to the Boston Globe, director Antoine Fuqua’s "Equalizer 2," which stars the Oscar-winning actor...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:43pm

The ultimate guide to New England leaf peeping

When the leaves begin to turn and the air goes crisp, New England becomes an autumn wonderland that attracts folks from every corner of the world. If you're itching to see the region in its full foliage glory, here's our tips on where to go. Massachusetts: Cruise down Route 2 to...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:21am

How 'Stronger' tackles hero worship and conspiracy theorists

It’s been a long day for Jake Gyllenhaal and Jeff Bauman. The duo has been on a nonstop press tour for “Stronger” – the new film about the Boston Marathon bombing survivor’s road to recovery after losing his legs – and now they’re back in the Hub for...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 4:37pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

THEATER “OR” There’s still time to catch this sassy vision of 17th century writer Aphra Behn, England’s first professional playwright and, as the play opens, now former spy. Apparently there’s a hit out on her, but she’s also found herself caught between two...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 4:11pm

Brooklyn Brewery brings Beer Mansion to Boston this fall

Skip the haunted houses this Halloween and head to Brooklyn Brewery's Beer Mansion instead. The New York-based brewery is teaming up with area restaurants and beer makers to bring this massive party tour to Boston this fall. The festivities are set to touch down in the Hub on Oct. 27 and 28 at...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:01pm