Creative job titles are the new norm
The tech world began crafting whimsical job titles years ago. Now, in the era of personal branding, other companies are doing the same.
Wed May 22, 2013
Signs of Spring at Mayor's Coffee Hour
Mayor Thomas Menino did not attend Tuesday's Boston Parks and Recreation Department Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series at Clarendon Street Play Lot in Back Bay, however several city officials were on hand to take questions from residents.
From the Top Gala Fundraiser Unique and Unmissable Set for Tonight at Back Bay Center
The ninth annual From the Top Gala fundraiser, UNIQUE AND UNMISSABLE , will take place tonight, May 22 at 6:30 PM at the Back Bay Events Center .
Tue May 14, 2013
Bay State Bicycle Week in Boston
SONG OF THE DAY : "Unbelievers" by Vampire Weekend Good morning, Beacon Hill! Here are five things you need to know today, Tuesday, May 14: 1. BAY STATE BIKE WEEK : Did you know this week is Bay State Bike Week? Check out our post on the week , including where you can find events happening in your area.
Fri May 10, 2013
David L Ryan/Globe Staff exclusive Saturday previewBusinesses face...
Dan Donahue, managing director of the Lenox Hotel, is among the business executives recovering from losses from the Marathon bombings.
Boston is not only strong, but welcoming
Where does one start when describing Boston . Historic? Cultural? Enthusiastic As after 9-11, Boston doesn't want travelers coming here and being sad.
Thu May 09, 2013
Sneak preview: New Boston condos
Downtown Boston is booming with new residential construction that will add hundreds of new apartments and condominiums to an area that has already seen a doubling of its residential population in just a decade.
Tue May 07, 2013
Visit Boston's Vibrant Back Bay
Boston boasts a great skyline view and is distinguished by its vibrant neighborhoods.
Park Plaza Hotel to be sold to Sunstone for $250M
Less than two years after a development team led by Donald Saunders bought out Starwood Hotels & Resorts' stake in the Boston Park Plaza Hotel and pumped an extra $12 million into the property, a new buyer has stepped to the plate with an offer to acquiret the storied site for $250 million, or 50 percent more than its most-recent assessed value.
Mon May 06, 2013
Menino To Host 'Coffee Hour' in the South End
Mayor Thomas M. Menino and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 15th annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from May 8 to June 3. The South End meetup will be held Wednesday, May 29 at Ringgold Park, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. The open hour is an opportunity to speak directly with the mayor about open space and ... (more)
Wed May 01, 2013
The Daily Free Press
From Asia, With Cookies
Often referred to as "the Oscars of the food world," the James Beard Awards celebrate professionals in the culinary arts.
Kentucky Derby watching parties
The Kentucky Derby may be taking place May 4 in Louisville, Ky., but that shouldn't stop you from having some fun in the Boston area.
South End Crime Down Over First 4 Months in 2013
Major crimes were down in the South End during the first four months of 2013 as compared to 2012, according to recently released Boston Police figures .
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Boston maps get lost in translation
In an embarrassing cartographic snafu, inaccurate street maps posted on advertising-backed signs throughout the city will have to be corrected or replaced by the New York outdoor advertising firm that has a multimillion-dollar contract with the city.
Wayfair to expand HQ in move to Copley Place
Boston-based home goods e-tailer Wayfair.com plans to move its headquarters within the Back Bay in June 2014, from the Christian Science plaza to Copley Place, a Wayfair spokesperson confirmed Tuesday.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Express trains are set to roll
The addition of two new express trains along the Worcester-to-Boston commuter rail line was welcome news for Surabhi Kumar, who said she uses the MBTA train service nearly every day to commute between Worcester and Framingham.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Dancers step up for wounded girl
Friends of a Dorchester family that suffered some of the most devastating effects of the horrific marathon bomb blasts gathered for two fundraisers yesterday to help the Richards with their expenses.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Real-World Haunted Houses: 5 Spooktacular Boston Spots
It's easy to get caught up in Boston's past. Old graveyards and buildings, cobblestone streets, and historic buildings are everywhere, as are plaques that explain just what makes that particular square of pavement you're standing on so interesting.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Ortiz and Biden
This post has nothing to do with cooking. It might embarrass me. It might make my son angry.