Home
 
Choose Your City
Change City

Boston

Mayor Walsh signs ordinance to increase access to voting in Boston

Mayor Marty Walsh signed on Monday an ordinance to increase access to voting in Boston. Walsh joined City Councilor Josh Zakim and other officials to sign the legislation, which aims to make it easier for residents to register to vote when interacting with any city departments, from the Boston...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 2:57pm

Where's Elsie in Westworld season 2? Actress Shannon Woodward explains

Trying to get actors to spill any secrets about Westworld season 2 is pretty much an exercise in futility, but we did our best during a season premiere party in Boston over the weekend. Shannon Woodward and Simon Quarterman joined fans for a special screening of the first episode from Westworld...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 1:26pm

Second phase of Comm Ave Bridge construction project to cause delays this summer

Boston communities will have to prepare for another set of “significant” travel delays this summer as the second phase of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge construction project rolls out. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation announced on Monday that “intensive”...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 1:09pm

Avengers Infinity War: Is Chris Evans done as Captain America?

As audiences prepare themselves for this weekend's big screen epic in Avengers Infinity War, there's one question lingering on every fans mind: Is Chris Evans done as Captain America? The upcoming team-up flick, as well as its follow-up Avengers 4, are the final two films on the actor'...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:22pm

Is Chris Hemsworth breaking up the Ben Affleck-Matt Damon friendship?

The Ben Affleck-Matt Damon bromance is being put to the test thanks to Chris Hemsworth. The "Avengers" and "Thor" star has been trading barbs with Batfleck on social media over which superhero actor is truly Damon's best friend. While there usually wouldn't be any...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:09am

Boston may be top Amazon HQ2 contender, but do residents want it here?

Boston may be a top choice for HQ2, but do residents really want Boston to be the tech giant’s new second home? Boston and the Washington, D.C. metro area are the “most likely candidates” for the second headquarters, according to a new report by The Conference Board, a business...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:16pm

The Patios brings puppies, beer and mini golf to Boston's City Hall Plaza

Get ready to spend your summer days at Boston's City Hall Plaza. The area is getting a new installation next month that will feature everything from beer and ice cream to mini golf and adorable puppies. Dubbed The Patios, the fun-filled project will take over the southeast corner of the plaza...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 1:44pm

When is the new season of Wahlburgers? Here's what Donnie Wahlberg says

After four years and 75 episodes, fans still can't get enough of the Wahlberg family, which is why everyone wants to know when the new season of Wahlburgers will air. Luckily, Donnie Wahlberg has given us some insight into when we can expect the upcoming ninth season of the Emmy-nominated, A...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 1:44pm

Wahlbergs bring Wahlburgers home to Dorchester

The Wahlberg family was back in their old neighborhood on Thursday to unveil their new Wahlburgers food truck. Nearly 500 fans got to munch on burgers as they joined Donnie Wahlberg, chef Paul, Bob, mama Alma and Wahlburgers CEO Rick Vanzura for the ribbon cutting ceremony at the South Bay...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 12:14pm

Real-time train predictions will be more accurate, MBTA says

The MBTA said it has improved its subway arrival prediction times, so you can plan your trips with MBTA.com and some smartphone apps with more confidence. This improvement to the MBTA’s real-time information follows an announcement in March the transit authority made concerning its...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 12:04pm

Lakers fan Ice Cube is pumped to bring BIG3 to Boston

The Lakers vs. Celtics rivalry may be one of the biggest in all of sports, but that's not stopping Ice Cube from showing Boston some love. The rapper, actor and noted Los Angeles fan is bringing his BIG3 basketball league to the Hub later this summer, and he couldn't be more excited. Ice...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:32pm

Chris Pratt pens hilarious Time's 100 Most Influential People tribute for John Krasinski

Chris Pratt showed his buddy John Krasinski some love in his tribute to the actor for Time's 100 Most Influential People list. "The Office" alum earned a spot on the feature thanks in part to the success of his box office horror hit "A Quiet Place," which Krasinski both...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 2:38pm

5 things to do in Boston for 4/20

Ever heard of “dabachusetts”? Maybe not, but after this 4/20, Massachusetts might prove it’s worthy of the title. While you can’t smoke on site at most of these events, here are five things to do around the Boston area in honor of the high holiday. Cannapalooza This...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 1:25pm

Celebrating Earth Day 2018 in Boston

Here in Boston, we pride ourselves on our open spaces, parks, and beautiful waterfronts. From places to sit in the sun, to the views of Boston Harbor, to the grassy areas for communities to gather, our environment provides us with the spaces that increase our quality of life. As we celebrate Earth...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 5:03am

Noah Baumbach and Ben Stiller reunite at the 2018 Nantucket Film Festival

While it's only a small, 14-mile long island, Nantucket is the perfect spot for some celebrity watching this summer during the 2018 Nantucket Film Festival. Chances are, you might run into a few familiar faces like Ben Stiller, who's returning to host the All-Star Comedy Roundtable with...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 5:10pm

Amy Schumer's celebrity crush is NKOTB's Joey McIntyre

Amy Schumer revealed some of her deep, dark secrets to Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday, including her love for a certain New Kids on the Block member. The comedian and actess stopped by the daytime show to promote her new flick, "I Feel Pretty," which filmed in Boston last summer....

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 4:55pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Between the return of the Women in Comedy Festival and the release of Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty," local comedy fans are going to be spoiled this weekend. Get the details on these laugh out loud happenings and all the other fun things to do in Boston. Things to do in Boston...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 3:52pm

In #MeToo era, BARCC Walk for Change extra-special for survivors of sexual assault

It’s gotten easier for Kim Warnick to tell her story. That’s not to say it’s ever easy to share that you were sexually assaulted by a coworker, but in the time of #MeToo, it’s becoming a little different. “Three years ago, no one was talking about this, so it’s...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:59am

Wanda Sykes explains why 'Roseanne' isn't a pro-Trump show

Whether it's on stage or through social media, Wanda Sykes has never been afraid to criticize Donald Trump. While her fans are more than happy to laugh at her jokes about the president, the comedian's jabs at the commander-in-chief drew the ire of some audience members at the 2016 Comics...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:39pm

3 ways to celebrate Earth Day 2018 in Boston

As Boston and the rest the world continue to look for solutions to combat the effects of climate change, Earth Day couldn't be more important this year. Here are a few ways to celebrate the eco-holiday around town when it returns this weekend. Earth Day 2018 events in Boston Agricultural...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 1:29pm