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Anti-Kavanaugh protesters demonstrate in Boston over the weekend

Hundreds of protesters came together in Boston on Friday evening outside of the Massachusetts State House to express their anger over the forthcoming confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Both women and men from the city and surrounding locations marched in protest, voicing their...

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 10:24am

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 - 10:45am

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 - 9:07am

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 - 4:30pm

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 - 5:50pm

Boston's first hotel strike underway as Marriott workers walk out

About 1,500 Marriott Hotel workers walked out Wednesday morning to demand a living wage, marking the start of the first hotel strike in Boston history. After months of failed negotiations, Unite Here Local 26, the union representing the hotel workers, said they were forced to strike. “After...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 3:51pm

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 - 11:58am

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 - 5:47pm

Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody stars rock out in Boston

Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee and Joseph Mazzello brought the magic of Queen to Boston on Monday night. Prior to joining area college students for a Q&A session following a special screening of Bohemian Rhapsody at the AMC Loews Boston Common, the actors got a chance to rock out on the red...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 4:22pm

Brett Kavanaugh will not return to teach at Harvard Law School

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will not return to teach at Harvard Law School this winter. Harvard Law School students previously wrote an op-ed calling on the administration to take the sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh seriously and investigate him before allowing him back on...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 2:47pm

A 'Better' Boston hotel bar is set to open this week

A new addition to the Boston hotel bar scene is set to open its doors this week. Setting up shop on the second floor of the Kimpton Nine Zero Hotel in Downtown Crossing, the Better Sorts Social Club hopes to break the mold when it comes to hotel watering holes. The cocktail lounge, which will...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:48pm

PHOTOS: City Hall Plaza protestors call on Sen. Jeff Flake to reject Kavanaugh

After being confronted by two sexual assault survivors on Friday who opposed his decision to move forward the nomination of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake was greeted by hundreds of sexual assault survivors and supporters in Boston on Monday. Flake was scheduled...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 5:08pm

5 fun things to do in Boston with kids this month, October 2018

There's no shortage of fun events in the fall for adults in the Hub, but what about the little ones? From educational events to food fun, we've rounded up the best things to do in Boston with kids this month. Things to do in Boston with kids this month, October 2018 Kids in the Kitchen...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 5:04pm

Red Sox owners planning to build new performing arts venue 'Fenway Theater'

Boston’s Fenway neighborhood could be getting a new performing arts center soon called the Fenway Theater. Fenway Sports Group, the parent company of the Boston Red Sox, recently announced that it will “actively explore” the development of a 5,000-capacity performing arts venue...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 12:54pm

Katie Cassidy, Tate Donovan bring a little Grace to Boston

While many Boston-based films tend to focus on the rougher aspects of the city, Grace, a new indie movie starring Katie Cassidy and Tate Donovan, gives viewers a peek at different side of the Hub. Directed by Bay State native Devin Adair, Grace recently made its U.S. premiere at the Boston...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:43am

Forbes Under 30 Summit 2018: Everything you need to know

Another star-studded lineup of investors, celebrities, athletes and more are coming to Boston this fall for the Forbes Under 30 Summit 2018. Here's everything you need to know about this year's big event in the Hub. What is the Forbes Under 30 Summit? Now in its fifth year, the Under...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 1:02pm

Flash flood watch issued for Boston, most of Massachusetts

Massachusetts weather is set to be a bit wet today, with most of the state under a flash flood watch. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch on Friday morning for Boston and the majority of Massachusetts, as well as Rhode Island and parts of Connecticut. The flash flood watch...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:10am

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

There's always a ton of awesome events going on in the Hub, but isn't it better when you can have some fun for free? Luckily, there's plenty of things happening around town that won't put a dent in your wallet. Here are the best free things to do in Boston this month. Free things...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 9:45am

Where to celebrate National Coffee Day 2018 in Boston

For most adults, the best part about waking up truly is that first cup o' joe in the morning. There's nothing like sipping on some coffee from your favorite cafe in order to get yourself energized for the day ahead. In honor of National Coffee Day 2018 on Saturday, Sept. 29, many Boston...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 8:22am

Is the Seaport becoming Boston's hottest new neighborhood?

If living in a neighborhood that resembles The Capitol in Hunger Games is your thing, you’re in luck: Boston’s Seaport is a spotless, futuristic area where you’d expect the Jetsons to put down roots. What used to be a vast wasteland of parking lots is now a spotless vision of...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 1:37am