City Hall Plaza

Boston Mayor Tom Menino samples a Chowderfest entry at City Hall Plaza on Sunday, July 7, 2013. (Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ)

Hyatt Harborside Grill Wins ‘Best Chowder In Boston’ Honor

Hyatt Harborside Grill was chosen by popular vote as “Best Chowder in Boston” during Sunday’s Chowderfest at City Hall Plaza, according to Boston Harborfest.


(Photo from Night of Stars on the Common)

Boston’s Best Upcoming Dance Performances

This summer and early fall, Boston has a dance season that spans theaters, parks and even graveyards.


Faneuil Hall and the surrounding marketplace (credit: Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Boston’s Best Free Summer Music Events

Here are five of the Boston area’s best bets for free music events this summer.

CBS Boston–05/23/2013

The Girl Scouts Of Eastern Massachusetts sold cookies on City Hall Plaza on Saturday.

Girl Scouts Sell “Cookies For A Cause” Outside City Hall

The Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts took to City Hall Plaza on Saturday in an effort to help soldiers overseas.


People waited up to 45 minutes for the vibrators in New York City in August. (Photo credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Menino Urges Trojan Not To Give Away Vibrators On City Hall Plaza

The city is trying to stop condom-maker Trojan from going ahead with a plan to hand out free vibrators on City Hall Plaza.


The Fashion Truck

Fashion Trucks Coming To City Hall Plaza

The city of Boston says it’s trying to accommodate a new business model. The retail business model is out of the back of a truck.



Dominican Festival Boston 2012

July 21, 2012 On Sunday, August 12th, thousands of people will come together to celebrate the annual Dominican Festival in Boston. This is a free event and it draws an attendance of more than 30,000 […]


Peter Pan runs through December 30 on City Hall Plaza.

Peter Pan Production Soars Over City Hall Plaza

The show consists of classic story-telling with hi-resolution video that’s three times the size of Imax screens and actors who fly.


Food Trucks

I-Team: Inspections At Boston Food Trucks Reveal Some Serious Violations

The i-Team recently dug into Boston’s latest culinary craze: food trucks.


President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to Bill Russell. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Celtics Legend Bill Russell To Get Statue In City Hall Plaza

The long-deserved statue of Celtics legend Bill Russell will stand in City Hall Plaza, Boston Mayor Tom Menino announced Monday.