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Get Pumped Vol. 2: A Guide to Fitness Clubs in Downtown Boston

With summer’s end just around the corner, your days of playing tennis on the courts at the Boston Common or taking a run along the Charles River are coming to a close. The cool fall weather and shorter daylight hours will...


Don't miss out on Boston's only music festival. Where will you be when Boston Calling 2014 comes into town?

Boston Calling Closes Out Summer Downtown This Weekend

The popular Boston Calling music festival launches its summer bookend edition today. The festival, which runs from September 5 to September 7, is the companion to the Memorial Day weekend blowout that kicked off the summer musi...


Union House's Clam Chowder

Union Oyster House and The Merchant – Two Stops on the Dine Out Boston Tour

Boston no longer holds Restaurant Week. Now that I have your attention, I will continue that it has simply been renamed to Dine Out Boston. It still offers dozens of great restaurants in downtown Boston, with fixed price menus ...


A bird's-eye-view of the Financial District in Downtown Boston. Photo credit: Sean Pavone

Is Downtown Crossing Becoming the New Innovation District?

New information from downtown Boston real estate powerhouse Cresa suggests that the next step in the evolution of DTX just might be a turn as Boston’s newest Innovation District. While the Seaport’s Innovation Distr...


Boston Public Markets

Forget the Supermarket Madness with Local Farmers Markets

If I see another Market Basket story I’m going to scream. But I gotta get my lacinato kale, sweet corn and crisp apples, so off to market I go, ironically with my basket. But as I consider the shlep out to MB or Stop & Sh...