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(Photo from: Norman B. Leventhal Park/Facebook)

Boston’s Best Parks

Step away from the city life and visit some of Boston’s best parks.

03/29/2014

(Photo from Tequila Rain/Facebook)

Five Reasons To Visit Boston For Spring Break

Spring break is a time to let loose and unwind. Check out these Boston hot spots during your spring break.

03/08/2014

(Photo from Friends of Public Garden)

Boston’s Best Places To Propose

The answer will be yes when you propose at one of Boston’s best places.

08/31/2013

Norman the doorman. (WBZ-TV photo)

Taj Boston’s Door Man Retiring After 66 Years On Job

For 66 years, Norman Pashoian has served as the door man at the former Ritz Carlton, which is now the Taj Hotel on the Public Garden. It was the first job he ever had.

08/08/2013

(Photo Credit: 
Kelleher Rose Garden Of The Emerald Necklace Park System)

Boston’s Best Places to See Flowers This Spring

From spilling topiaries in windows to small plantings in local gardens, there is much to be seen – and smelled in Boston in the Spring. Here are some of the places around to warm your sensibilities and delight your senses.

03/09/2013

Boston firefighters shut down the street outside 17 Comm. Ave. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire)

Commonwealth Ave. Brownstone Fire Leaves $5 Million In Damage

A heater caused a three-alarm fire inside a brownstone near the Public Garden Wednesday morning, leaving $5 million in damage.

02/20/2013

Camera found in mud in Boston's Public Garden. (Photo credit Andy Ihnatko)

Tech Columnist Unlocks Mystery Of Camera Found In Public Garden Lagoon

Andy Ihnatko, a technology columnist for the Chicago Sun Times, has cracked the code of a missing camera, and is now trying to find its owner.

10/04/2012

(credit: Friends Of Public Garden, Inc.)

Boston’s Best Way To Spend A Fall Day With The Family

From outdoor playtime to a cornucopia of autumn dining perfect for the family, these are some of the best ways to spend a fall day with the family in the area.

09/21/2012

Swan Boats/ WBZ

Boston Finance Commission Demands Full Audit Of Swan Boat Company

Boston’s Finance Commission is calling for a full audit of the vendor that runs the Swan Boats at the city’s Public Garden.

03/02/2012

YouTube video of Bruce Springsteen playing in the Boston Public Garden. (Image courtesy: JoAnna DiVincenzo/YouTube)

Springsteen Rocks Out On Boston’s Public Garden

Legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen was spotted in Boston on Thursday in a place most people wouldn’t expect.

09/02/2011

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