| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:35 PM
It is a scenic ride on the river where you do the paddling.
The meeting point is Cambridge, Mass. Charles River Canoe and Kayak provides the boats and the guides, and guests of all experience levels can enjoy the tour.
It is an entirely different...
| May 28, 2014
| 3:08 AM
Our wonderful cat, Oscar, died right after Christmas, leaving us truly heartbroken.
At almost 18 years old, he was a fixture in the family...a wise companion who had been by my side through many of life's milestones.
Thinking about getting another pet...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
With the wild success of both the UConn men's and women's basketball teams, there is reason to celebrate of late, so why not give fans another opportunity to raise a glass.
In Cambridge, Mass., the Boston Brew Tour beckons. This one is for the adults....
| Feb 10, 2011
| 3:02 PM
Don't underestimate the power of the dark side, especially when you?re talking chocolate.
At Taza Chocolate in Somerville, Mass., near Boston, the bar has been set high, and the daily grind there involves a weighted Oaxacan stone that helps create the...
| Feb 12, 2010
When you were a kid, did you ever want to join the circus? Did you have the burning desire to fly through the air with the greatest of ease? Well, you can live out this childhood dream in Reading, Massachusetts -- right outside of Boston. "Trapeze...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Mohegan Sun would make at least $300 million in direct payments to the city of Boston over a 15-year period under a "surrounding community" agreement the parties signed Thursday in connection with Mohegan Sun's plan for a $1.3 billion resort casino in...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:08 PM
BOSTON (Reuters) - Mohegan Sun agreed on Thursday to pay Boston $18 million a year to compensate the city for any negative side effects if the Connecticut-based gambling resort succeeds in its efforts to build a casino in neighboring Revere.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:26 AM
BOSTON (Reuters) - Seven people were killed when a fire tore through an apartment building in the Boston suburb of Lowell on Thursday morning, a Massachusetts fire official said.
Several people had jumped out of the building to escape the three-alarm...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:01 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - That obesity can cut life short by causing strokes and other illnesses comes as no surprise, but a study reported on Tuesday quantifies the toll: The most extreme cases cut a person's lifespan more than cigarettes.
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Andrea Clapp of Columbia, a recent Assumption College graduate, is spending this summer serving as a 2014 Alvan T., Viola D. Fuller- American Cancer Society Junior Research Fellow under the guidance of Dr. Sandra McAllister at Brigham and Women's Hospital...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:29 PM
FALL RIVER - Accused killer Aaron Hernandez will be moved from the jail in North Dartmouth, Mass. where he has been held for the past year to a different facility closer to Boston.
At a hearing Monday, Superior Court Judge Susan Garsh ordered the...