Back Bay hot spot TICO continues to innovate with a revamped menu and a new chef. TICO founder, James Beard Award winner Michael Schlow, has brought on Leo Asaro as the restaurant’s new executive chef.
Looking for a way to express his emotions after the Boston Marathon
bombings, photographer Chris Padgett decided to get inked—and he wasn’t
the only one with that idea. When he realized how many other people were
getting Boston-themed tattoos to commemorate the tragedy, he started
documenting their body art.
Contrary to popular belief, Fenway Park Senior Executive Chef Ron Abell
does a lot more than grill hot dogs—though we’re sure he can make a mean
Fenway Frank. Abell has been in charge of Fenway’s culinary operations
since 2006, supervising everything from the exclusive EMC Club to the
lowliest concession stand. He cooks for the owners, the players and
their wives, the media, the player’s club and staffers. If you’re eating
in Fenway Park, Abell has likely had something to do with it.
After suffering a severe concussion last season, Red Sox backup catcher
David Ross was forced to take off two months, missing a total of 65
games. There were times when he wondered if he’d ever play again, but he
returned to his spot behind the plate in August and ended up playing in
four of the six World Series games— including the series clincher on
October 30, 2013.
Several Irish filmmakers and actors came together at the Somerville Theater in Davis Square on March 20 for the opening of the 14th Annual Irish Film Festival, the largest of its kind outside of Ireland.
As a concierge at Hotel Veritas in Harvard Square, it's Laura Sprague's job to be an expert on the surrounding area. When guests come to her with questions about Boston and Cambridge, she's got plenty of answers. Find out about her favorite places to run, listen to live music, and indulge in hot chocolate.
The Hub is a playground for architecture buffs, boasting buildings from the post-Medieval era (the Paul Revere House) to modern times (the Institute of Contemporary Art). For a lesson in Architecture 101, simply hop on the T for a little self-guided tour. These are a few of our favorite facades.
Christine Tuttle has always had a soft spot for historic houses. The
interior designer grew up in an 18th century tea captain’s house on Cape
Cod, and now she lives with her family in a restored 1895 home in
Dedham. So it was fitting that when the producers of This Old House were looking for a designer to help with a project, they called Tuttle.