Matt Juul

Is Dunkin Donuts open on Christmas?

Everyone needs a sugar or coffee-induced pick-me-up once in a while, especially during the holidays. For many folks - especially those in the Boston and New England areas - the go-to spot for a quick caffeine boost is, of course, your favorite local Dunkin Donuts. However, running on Dunks gets a...

Thursday, December 20, 2018, 3:44 PM

12 fun things to do in Boston this Christmas weekend

The holiday season is in full swing, and there's no shortage of ways to celebrate in the city. Since Christmas is around the corner, it's time to make sure your plans are in place heading into the big day. From holiday performances to comedy shows, here are the best things to do in Boston...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 4:47 PM

5 fun things to do in Boston with kids for winter vacation 2018

Kids are pretty lucky this time of year. Not only do they get all those presents from Santa, but they also don't have to do any school work for week. If you need some ideas for how to keep the little ones occupied this holiday season, check out our guide to the best things to do in Boston with...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 1:39 PM

Donnie, Paul and Mark Wahlberg on why bringing Wahlburgers to Dorchester means so much to them

When Paul Wahlberg first talked with his brothers Mark and Donnie about doing Wahlburgers, a burger joint that played off their family name, they were understandably skeptical. “Hearing the name Wahlburgers, I think for Mark and me, was jarring,” Donnie admits to Metro. “He...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 5:57 PM

How Boston plays a role in the new Aquaman movie

From Chris Evans' Captain America to Ben Affleck's Batman, Boston has connections to several superheroes who've saved the day on the silver screen in recent years. Now, the city can add Jason Momoa's Aquaman to the list. How Boston plays a role in the new Aquaman movie As the...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 11:33 AM

When is the Titans season 1 finale on DC Universe?

The action-packed Titans season 1 is heading to an explosive finale on DC Universe. Here's what you need to know about what's to come for Robin, Raven, Starfire, Beast Boy and the rest of the gang in the highly-anticipated last episode of the season. Everything you need to know about...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 10:41 AM

The ultimate Boston gift guide: 5 must-have holidays gifts

As we head into the home stretch of the holiday season, the time has come to finish up all that shopping. After all, you don’t want to show up empty handed at your family’s Christmas party. If you still need some ideas, we have the perfect Boston gift guide for the Hub-loving friends...

Monday, December 17, 2018, 10:51 AM

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Looking to have a bit of fun before all the stress of the holidays? We've got you covered. From ugly sweater parties to hanging tough with the Wahlbergs, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Wahlburgers Dorchester Block Party The...

Sunday, December 16, 2018, 1:00 PM

Christmas Cookie Challenge host shares his favorite holiday recipe

If you want to try something a bit different for your holiday celebration this year, try baking up a batch of Food Network star Eddie Jackson's delicious recipe for toasted coconut brownies. “I love making these toasted coconut brownies during the holidays and the way my house smells when...

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 2:33 PM

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help making plans for your days off? We've got you covered. From historical reenactments to concerts with music legends, 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: ...

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 12:46 PM

Everything you need to know about the Boston Tea Party 245th anniversary celebration

As the U.K. battles over Brexit, France struggles with protests over fuel prices and America deals with, well, everything going on in Washington these days, it’s a good time to revisit one of the most infamous incidents of the American Revolution: the Boston Tea Party. On Sunday, Dec. 16,...

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:25 AM

Get in the holiday spirit with Ben Folds this season

WGBH has enlisted a bit of star power to host its holiday musical event this year. The public broadcasting station has tapped Ben Folds to helm its upcoming TV special “’Tis the Night with Ben Folds & Friends.” The holiday extravaganza is set to air Thursday, Dec. 13, at 8 p....

Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 4:16 PM

Where to eat for Christmas in Boston

Between the picky eaters in the family to all that baking and cooking, the holidays can be quite the hassle. Instead of stressing over this year's feast, relax and let someone else handle kitchen duties. Check out our guide to where to you should book a reservation to celebrate Christmas in...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 3:41 PM

The party isn't over for Alex Cora

The World Series celebrations continued last week, as Red Sox manager Alex Cora and World Series MVP Steve Pearce joined fans for a special event hosted by Mastercard at Laugh Boston. Wednesday’s festivities featured video highlights from the team’s amazing season, appearances by the...

Monday, December 10, 2018, 4:25 PM

Bob Woodward brings 'Fear' to Boston

Having written about every president since his groundbreaking work on Richard Nixon’s Watergate scandal, Bob Woodward has seen a lot in Washington over the years. But he’s never covered someone quite like Donald Trump. The legendary journalist was more than up to the task to tackle the...

Monday, December 10, 2018, 10:47 AM

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

You don't have to wait until the weekend to have a bit of fun in the Hub. From award shows to holiday classics, here are the best things to do in Boston this week. 5 fun things to do in Boston this week Galactic Symphony Travel to a galaxy far, far away with the help of the Berklee...

Sunday, December 9, 2018, 1:00 PM

Massachusetts baker goes for gold on Holiday Baking Championship

Another Massachusetts culinary star is proving his chops on a food competition series. Ayer’s own Douglas Phillips, a baking and pastry instructor at North Shore Community College, has made it to the final four of Food Network’s Holiday Baking Championship and hopes to punch his ticket...

Friday, December 7, 2018, 4:51 PM

Natalia Dyer explores a dark family secret in Mountain Rest

Natalia Dyer is used to exploring the strange and the weird as Nancy Wheeler on the hit Netflix series Stranger Things, but the 21-year-old star got the chance to unravel a different kind of mystery in her latest project Mountain Rest. In the film, Dyer plays Clara, a teenage girl who goes on a...

Friday, December 7, 2018, 3:32 PM

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help planning for your days off? You've come to the right place. From Santa runs to a new axe-tossing bar, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. 12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend FOOD & DRINKS Things to do in Boston this weekend: Aeronaut...

Thursday, December 6, 2018, 2:31 PM

Meet the Boston competitors on Top Chef season 16

Bravo's wildly popular food competition series is back for Top Chef season 16, and two local stars plan to show off their chops in hopes of bringing yet another championship back to Title Town. Cultivar's Chef De Cuisine Brian Young and Adrienne Wright, Executive Chef at Boston Urban...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 5:13 PM