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  • Obama pardons turkey
    Only ‘progressive’ turkeys thankful for Opposite Day role reversal
    This is my traditional "Night of the Evil Butterball"Thanksgivingessay fromThe War on Guns.Attacks by roving flocks of wild turkeys are on the increase around suburbanBoston--APTime was, theturkeywas considered a game bird. The Pilgrims...
  • Naked suspect falls through restroom ceiling at Logan Airport than goes ballistic on an elderly man.
    Arrest at airport for man in naked rampage: Stark naked man bites ear of elderly
    An arrest has been made in the bizarre rampage of a buck naked man, who created a fiasco at Logan Airport. Cameron Shenk of Boston is in police custody, but before he was placed under arrest, this naked man caused chaos at a Logan Airport terminal...
  • The New Pornographers @ HOB Boston
    The New Pornographers Play the House of Blues Boston
    The New Pornographers played the House of Blues Boston this past Wednesday night (11.19.14) with openers The Pains of Being Pure at Heart.I had heard of The New Pornographers before, but until earlier this month, I had never listened to their...
  • Saturday November 22, 2014
    Cold Saturday, milder Sunday then turning wet by Monday
    This weekend marks the start of the Thanksgiving travel week. There is no doubt that the days leading up to Thanksgiving are some of the busiest travel days of the year and everyone pays a bit more attention to what the weather will do leading up...
  • The Pantry in Natick
    3 Thanksgiving Day dining out options in and around Boston
    This Thanksgiving, Boston’s finest eateries will roll out the culinary red carpet to serve decadent, seasonal dishes that are perfect for sharing with friends and family. Instead of spending every second slaving over the stove, let someone...
  • Tuesday November 18, 2014
    Winter chill is back
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: The soaking rainstorm of Monday has departed leaving us with a chilly and crisp Tuesday morning. For the next couple of days we are going to be in the grip of a strong west to northwest flow which will...
  • "The Wolves of Savin Hill"
    John Beaton Hill Directs the Expressive Thriller 'The Wolves of Savin Hill'
    When talking film with John Beaton Hill, director of “The Wolves of Savin Hill,” he points to John Cassavetes ("A Woman Under the Influence") as an example of an expressive filmmaker.“There are two things I always say...
  • Bianca de la Garza
    Emmy nominee Bianca de la Garza on heading to late night in New England
    Bianca de la Garza has reported on stories from San Diego to London, being welcomed into homes as a morning news anchor for Boston's WCVB-TV, and earning an Emmy nomination for her coverage of the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate...
  • Lee Nguyen and Diego Fagundez with the Revolution
    Holiday Gift pack offered by Revolution
    The New England Revolution, now preparing for the MLS Eastern Conference Championship versus the New York Red Bulls, are offering Holiday Gift Packs. The special gift packs are available through December 31.The Revolution are hot this season and...
  • Quiet Saturday Weather
    Dry and cold this weekend, storm watch later Sunday night into Monday
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: We have been hearing about the much below normal temperatures and in many cases record breaking cold across parts of the country this week. The milder temperatures locally are a thing of the past as a...
  •  Kendrick Perkins: Staying in Boston is ‘the perfect situation’ for Rajon Rondo
    Kendrick Perkins: Staying in Boston is ‘the perfect situation’ for Rajon Rondo
    Former Boston Celtics center Kendrick Perkins returned to Boston on Wednesday night as his Oklahoma Thunder defeated the Celtics 109-94. Although Perkins has been gone for nearly four years after being traded to the Thunder, he still reflects on...
  • ImprovBoston Holiday Spectacular
    Have a holly, jolly holiday season with the ImprovBoston Holiday Spectacular
    Beginning on Friday, November 28, Boston's best writers and performers come together to present a holiday show that unwraps the funny in your holiday season. Directed by Allen McRae, The ImprovBoston Holiday Spectacular returns for a month and...
  • ‘Well connected’ MLB exec predicts a Red Sox, Jon Lester reunion
    ‘Well connected’ MLB exec predicts a Red Sox, Jon Lester reunion
    The Boston Red Sox are looking for a front line starter to shore up their starting rotation in the offseason and that player could be a familiar face. According to a report by ESPN.com’s Gordon Edes on Monday, a “well connected...
  • Lavazza Coffee's mobile cafe is coming to Boston!
    The Italians are coming to Boston with Lavazza mobile cafe: Nov. 13-17
    The Italians are coming to Boston! Lavazza, Italy’s favorite coffee, will be perking up Beantown by touring the streets with the Lavazza mobile café, the company’s first and brand new state-of-the-art sampling truck, from Nov. 13&mdash...
  • November Concert Calendar
    November Concert Calendar
    I'm always amazed at how the local music scene seems to go in cycles, vacillating between times when it seems the rock dynasty has landed in a tour bus, and other times, when it feels like only up-and-coming (read: unknown) artists are playing...