Matt Juul

Will Katie Taylor have her Conor McGregor moment in Boston?

When Conor McGregor made his U.S. debut at the TD Garden in 2013, no one received a bigger reaction from the Boston crowd than the Irish mixed martial artist. That wouldn't be a surprise nowadays considering his current status as an international superstar, but at the time, McGregor was still a...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 5:01 PM

Get your game on at Boston's new arcade bar Versus

The Downtown Boston bar scene has a new addition that's perfect for every type of gamer. Versus, a new arcade bar by Big Night Entertainment Group, is now open at the former home of the old Gem Restaurant and Lounge on Province Street. The nightclub has been transformed into a "retro...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 11:40 AM

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Need some ideas to spice up your work week plans? We've got you covered. From public art displays to pop concerts, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. Things to do in Boston this week Things to do this week: Seaport sculptures A kaleidoscope of sculptures has taken over...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 10:00 AM

Katie Cassidy, Rick Gonzalez talk Arrow season 7, Ruby Rose's Batwoman

Ahead of the Arrow season 7 premiere on Monday, star Katie Cassidy has only one piece of advice for newcomer Ruby Rose, who's set to play Batwoman in this year's crossover event with Supergirl and The Flash. "Girl, get it. That’s all I have to say," says Cassidy. "Good...

Friday, October 12, 2018, 12:01 PM

Free Solo star Alex Honnold shares his favorite places to climb around the world

Rock climbing isn’t for the faint of heart, especially if you plan on scaling a mountain without any ropes or harnesses. However, if you’re Alex Honnold, it’s just a typical day at work. The acclaimed climber – who always seems to keep his cool – is the subject of the...

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 3:28 PM

Joel Hodgson on 30 years of Mystery Science Theater 3000

It's hard to believe it's been 30 years since Mystery Science Theater 3000 first hit the airwaves. In honor of the big anniversary, creator and original host Joel Hodgson is hitting the road alongside new host Jonah Ray, as they riff along to bad B-movies in Boston, New York and other...

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 2:43 PM

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

It's another fun, fall weekend in the Hub, as there are a host of amazing events and activities to check out. From blockbuster films to awesome arts fests, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend ARTS & CULTURE Things to do in Boston...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 4:59 PM

Tony La Russa on his friendship with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick

Most people only know one version of Bill Belichick, the no-nonsense side of the hoodie-wearing head coach who stares daggers from the sidelines and offers only curt responses to reporters. Sure, his public persona can be a bit prickly at times, but that’s only when he’s in front of...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 1:23 PM

How climate change is fueling a 'Lobster War' between Maine and Canada

Climate change, increased lobster populations and a centuries-old land dispute have created a perfect storm, fanning the flames of war between lobster fishermen in Maine and Canada. Lobster War, a new documentary by award-winning Boston Globe reporter David Abel and filmmaker Andy Laub, explores...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 8:45 AM

Harpoon beers you need to know about this fall

Autumn is always a good time to enjoy a few brews, especially if you're a fan of Harpoon beers. Not only is the Boston-based brewery a great place to celebrate Oktoberfest, but it also has a number of exciting new offerings to sip on this season. Here are a few new Harpoon beers you should know...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 12:09 PM

Cress Williams talks Black Lightning season 2, Static Shock and how to be a real hero

Black Lightning provided a much-needed jolt of energy to the CW’s ever-expanding lineup of DC Comics-inspired shows when it debuted in January. Although the series features your typical superheroic action, Black Lightning became a critical darling for its ability to tackle important, real-...

Monday, October 8, 2018, 3:38 PM

Boston Columbus Day Parade 2018: Start time, route, street closures

For more than eight decades, the Boston Columbus Day Parade has delighted revelers in the Hub with a day of music, merriment and more. This celebration of the city's Italian American culture returns this weekend, this time taking over the streets of East Boston with marching bands,...

Friday, October 5, 2018, 10:45 AM

5 free and fun things to do with kids in Boston for Columbus Day 2018

While it can sometimes be a struggle to keep the little ones occupied when they have the day off from school, luckily, there are plenty of awesome events happening around town for Columbus Day 2018. From free museum admission to fun runs and more, here are five things to do with kids in Boston on...

Friday, October 5, 2018, 9:05 AM

Rich Brian wants a part in Crazy Rich Asians 2

Rich Brian has big plans for the future. While the Indonesian rapper is just getting started in the world of hip-hop, having recently dropped his first album Amen over the winter, the 19-year-old star has hopes of making the transition to Hollywood like his idol Donald Glover or his pal Awkwafina....

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 4:30 PM

Why Damon Wayans is leaving Lethal Weapon season 3

There's been just as much drama off screen as there's been on screen leading into Lethal Weapon season 3. The hit FOX series based on the beloved action film franchise first saw the departure of Clayne Crawford, who played Martin Riggs, prior to the start of Lethal Weapon season 3....

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1:21 PM

How to make a 'Proper' Old Fashioned with the new Conor McGregor whiskey

In honor of the Irish superstar's return to the Octagon at UFC 229 this weekend, we’ve come up with a special cocktail recipe using the new Conor McGregor whiskey, Proper No. Twelve. The fighter’s first venture into the Irish whiskey game is already generating a ton of buzz, and...

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 9:33 AM

Eric Hutchinson talks Modern Happiness, Boston and being back on the road

It's been a rough road for Eric Hutchinson leading up to the release of the singer-songwriter's fifth studio album, "Modern Happiness," which debuts on Friday. As the musician recently revealed to Billboard, he was "burnt out" by the road and contemplating retirement...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:50 PM

Dana Gould on Boston, comedy and 30 years of The Simpsons

Even after all these years, Dana Gould still gets a little nervous performing in the Boston area. Despite his years of stand-up experience and other high-profile comedy gigs, the Hopedale native always feels pressured to bring his best material whenever he has a show in his old backyard. The Stan...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 5:38 PM

12 fun things to do in Boston this Columbus Day weekend

It's Columbus Day weekend, which means some of us are getting an extra day to relax and have some fun. If you need some help making plans, don't fret, because we've got you covered. From comedy shows to parades and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 11:58 AM

UFC 229: The best places to watch Conor McGregor vs Khabib in Boston

It's been nearly two years since Conor McGregor last stepped inside the UFC Octagon, but Mystic Mac will finally return to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title on Saturday night. If you don't have a flight booked to Las Vegas to catch all the action at UFC 229, don...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 5:47 PM