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  • Campaigning for Universal Access to Health Care (UAHC) in India – some experiences
    AID Boston fundraiser invites holiday gift-giving
    AID Boston announced its annual fundraiser, One For India (OFI), earlier this month, inviting donations that will support the organization's work in India. OFIoffers an opportunity for more meaningful gift-giving this holiday season through...
  • Christmas Brunch at Seaport Hotel, Boston
    Christmas Brunch at Seaport Hotel, Boston
    Christmas Brunch is happening at the Seaport Hotel, located at One Seaport Lane, Boston (617-385-4300) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 25. Cost is$80 per adult; $25 per child ages 5-12; complimentary for children 4-and-under.Featuring a spectacular...
  • Friday night map
    More cloudiness with a chance of light precipitation over the weekend
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: The month of December has been a cloudy and damp month. Through the first 19 days we have seen some form of precipitation on 12 of those days with almost 3 inches of rain falling on the 9th and 10th....
  • Boston to allow LGBT vets to march in St. Patrick's Day Parade
    Boston to allow LGBT vets to march in St. Patrick's Day Parade
    Gay veterans will now be allowed to openly march in Boston’s St. Patrick Parade for the first time in 2015. The historic move comes following a 5-4 vote by the South Boston Allied War Council to break its long-standing ban, which had...
  • Participating in the Boston Tea Party
    Participating in the Boston Tea Party
    The Boston Tea Party Museum is where history comes alive. Join in with other visitors, young and old, to learn more about this historic event; and, best of all, participate in the Boston Tea Party. Most people know the basic facts of the Tea Party...
  • Taste of the NFL
    Taste of the NFL benefit kicks off at Davio's Boston tonight
    Since 1992, the Taste of the NFL (a 501c3 organization) has rallied the country's top chefs and the NFL's greatest to raise money in support of food banks throughout the United States. The efforts culminate at the Super Bowl with The Party...
  • Thrift Hunters
    ‘Thrift Hunters’ are ‘Steampunk’d’ on Spike TV
    On last night’s episode of “Thrift Hunters,” starring modern-day treasure hunters, Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith, viewers are taken on a journey to see just how cheaply they can buy stuff and then resell it at a profit on this...
  • 'Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, Master Quest' coming to Boston
    'Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, Master Quest' coming to Boston
    Around this time last year we reviewed "The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, Second Quest" concert in Boston. Did you miss that phenomenal experience? Well, you get another chance to see the Zelda Symphony Orchestra. There...
  • Saturday November 29, 2014
    Closing out November with a cold Saturday, then a mild Sunday
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: High pressure will slide offshore today turning winds to the southwest. A warm front extending into New York State pushes northward into Canada overnight. The general idea will be for a milder trend on...
  • 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...