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Edgar Allan Poe Statue

Poe’s Tell-Tale Heart Still Beats for Boston

Born in the city of Boston in 1809, Edgar Allen Poe is finally back in the Hub (and just in time for the 165th anniversary of his death) in the form of a goth-inspired statue on the corner of Boylston Street and Charles Street ...


Boston Old Statehouse

Secrets of the Old State House: Time Capsule Hidden in the Lion’s Crown to be Opened October 9

At Skylight Studios, a complete service sculpture studio in Woburn, Massachusetts, studio owner Bob Shure has been tasked with restoring the iconic lion and unicorn statues that sit atop Boston’s historic Old State House. Bob...


Dewey Square Mural

Dewey Square Gets New Mural

The wall at Dewey Square has seen two murals come and go, the first by Os Gemeos and the second by Matthew Ritchie. On September 23, a new mural by Shinique Smith rolls out. The mural is based on one of Smith’s paintings,...


Downtown Boston Skyline

I Am Downtown Boston: Tom Acitelli, founding editor of Curbed Boston

Whether it’s an old school turned into new million-dollar condos or an upscale clothing line taking over an abandoned building, Curbed Boston founding editor Tom Acitelli hits the pavement in Downtown Boston to get the sc...


Color Crossing

Color Crossing Makes Winter Street a More Colorful Part of DTX

Downtown Boston is about to become a lot more colorful, thanks to a new mural project by the Downtown Boston Business Improvement District (BID). One mural, called Color Crossing, is already up right by the Corner Mall, on 17 W...