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Deadpool writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick on Wayne, Cobra Kai and the power of YouTube

Having penned the scripts for Deadpool, Zombieland and so many other hits, Hollywood scribes Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick know the keys to making a great action comedy. The duo is getting another crack at the genre while serving as executive producers for the new YouTube Premium series Wayne, which...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:02pm

Ethan Hawke talks 'Blaze,' Boston and paying it forward

Ethan Hawke didn’t set out to do just another biopic about a famous musician when he decided to direct ”Blaze.” Instead, he wanted to create a flick that paid tribute to struggling artists by honoring one of country music’s unsung heroes. The film centers around Blaze Foley...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 1:02pm

Don't ask Ramin Djawadi about Game of Thrones spoilers

Winter is coming to the northeast, as the Game of Thrones live concert experience rolls into to Worcester and other spots along the east coast this fall. The upcoming shows come as the hit HBO series enters its final season, which is set to air in 2019. We caught up with Berklee alum and composer...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:20am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

There's no running from it, fall officially starts this weekend. While we have to bid farewell to the summer season, there's plenty of awesome events happening around town to heat up the fall. Here's our guide to the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 1:56pm

See the 5 finalist designs for Boston's Martin Luther King Jr. memorial

A year after first announcing that he would work to erect a Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Boston, and following a dozen community meetings on the vision, Mayor Marty Walsh has unveiled the five finalists. The Martin Luther King Jr. memorial will honor the activist as well as his wife, Coretta...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 11:22am

Everything you need to know about CollegeFest 2018

Whether you're a freshman who's just discovering the city or a senior searching for some sweet swag, CollegeFest 2018 is here to help now that back-to-school season has arrived. Here's what you need to know about the annual fest ahead of its return to Boston this weekend. What is...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:35pm

7 new Boston restaurants to check out this fall

The city's food scene is always buzzing, no matter what season it is. But there's something about fall in the Hub that makes dinner dates out on the town even more special. As autumn kicks into gear, here's a guide to some of the new Boston restaurants you should check out this season...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:16pm

Champions of Magic ready to dazzle audiences in Boston

Since Boston is basically title town, it’s only fitting that the Champions of Magic are coming to the Hub this fall. The show features a collection of five top-tier illusionists who are all masters of their respective magical art forms. There’s Young & Strange, a duo from the...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 3:36pm

Hurricane Florence remnants to drop heavy rain on Boston area

This week began with some beautiful Boston weather, but unfortunately, it won’t last long. The remnants of Hurricane Florence are set to drop some intense rain on the region, according to the National Weather Service. Hurricane Florence made landfall on Friday, slamming the Carolinas ...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:41pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

In the immortal words of Elvis Costello, welcome to the working week. While it might not thrill you to be back to the grind, the fun doesn't have to stop just because the weekend is over. From concerts with legends to blockbuster musicals and more, here are the best things to do in Boston...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 12:48pm

How to get a free health screening from CVS

CVS is offering a free health screening and now is the perfect time to take advantage of this free CVS deal since the weather is starting to change and fall is right around the corner. The CVS Project Health Campaign is part of an effort to help patients identify health concerns and get...

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 4:52pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

Need some help figuring out your weekend plans? We've got you covered. From concerts with Office alums to food fests and more, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. Things to do in Boston this weekend COMEDY Boston Comedy Festival The annual comedy fest comes to a close...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 11:27am

Hamilton in Boston: Austin Scott on the pressure of leading a 'revolution'

This fall, the hottest tickets in town are, without a doubt, the upcoming performances of Hamilton in Boston. Austin Scott, who plays the lead role made famous by Lin-Manuel Miranda in the national tour of the musical, knows just how high expectations are whenever the hit show rolls into a new city...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 5:55pm

Everything you need to know about ATK Boston EATS Festival 2018

After a successful debut last fall, the ATK Boston EATS Festival is back with another mouth-watering lineup this weekend. The three-day fest will feature appearances and demonstrations by your favorite America's Test Kitchen stars, tasty bites from some of the region's top chefs and...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 10:06am

Faneuil Hall kidnapping suspect tried to buy girl from parents

A Faneuil Hall kidnapping suspect was taken into custody on Sunday after approaching a 13-year-old girl and her parents, offering to buy her. According to police, twenty-year-old Alfred Patterson of Raymond, New Hampshire approached the young teen and her parents outside of Faneuil Hall near North...

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 2:00pm

5 fun things to do in Boston this week

Looking for some fun things to do in Boston this week? We've got you covered. From Childish Gambino taking over the Garden to Game of Thrones trivia, here are all the events you don't want to miss. Things to do in Boston this week Sweet Feet for Strikes Formerly known as the Mayo Bowl,...

Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 10:32am

Cambridge Carnival International 2018: Time, route and street closures

Celebrate Afro-Caribbean culture with a day of costumes, parades, food and more when the Cambridge Carnival International 2018 kicks off this weekend. Back for its 26th year, the annual festivities draw thousands of revelers to the city each year to watch the epic grand costume parade, which...

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 4:50pm

Tom Papa on getting 'Baked' in Boston and texting Matt Damon

Tom Papa has been to Boston plenty of times over the years for stand-up gigs, but thanks to his new Food Network series, he finally got a chance to fully experience the city's amazing culinary scene. Fans will get to see Papa indulge on all sorts of tasty treats from local shops and...

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 4:03pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

The college kids have returned to the city and pumpkin spice lattes are back on the menu, which can only mean one thing: September is in full swing. As we make the transition from summer to fall, don't miss out on all the awesome stuff happening around town. From jamming out with Drake to...

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 10:23am

Stormy Daniels to perform in Boston area this weekend

A storm is coming to the Boston area this weekend courtesy of Stormy Daniels. The adult film star, who continues to make headlines following her claims of having an affair with President Donald Trump in 2006, is bringing her live tour to Massachusetts. Stormy Daniels will perform at Kittens...

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 9:32am