Local Capture

Staying Indoors: Manchester, VT

As the poet says, April is the cruelest month – unless you take yourself up to the vibrant town of Manchester, Vermont, for some…

Staying Indoors: Portland, ME

Another great collection of activities for when you feel like heading out  – to go back inside! Traveling to Maine this time, we visit

Staying Indoors: Providence, RI

We’ve rounded up even more ways to have fun indoors because although the thermometer is moving in the right…

Staying Indoors: Fairfield County, CT

Another late winter Nor-Easter just walloped us, so why not discover a few more inside activities to entertain you while Mother Nature gets settled…

Stay Indoors: Boston, MA

While Massachusetts’ own predictor groundhog, Ms. G, did not see her shadow on February 2 at the Mass Audubon’s Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary in…

Irish Spirit

In Irish, craic is a term used to describe fun, entertainment, and an overall good time. The phrase, “What’s the…

Woodsy Wow

Inspired by his runway collection for L.L. Bean, fashion designer Todd Snyder debuts 20 camp-chic bungalows at the Hidden Pond resort in Kennebunkport, Maine….

Sarcastic Yet Sweet

Come Valentine’s Day, why not add a little sass to your sugar? It is easy to do by joining the upcoming “Dip It All” class at Sarcastic Sweets & The Alaskan Treehouse Café …

Local Pages

Historically, bookstores—especially independent bookstores—were important businesses, playing a crucial role in giving local authors a platform and bringing a community together…

Holiday Spirits

If you’re searching for holiday cheer on a night out, you may find what you’re looking for in the seasonal drink menu at your local bar…

Season of Giving

Thirty-three years ago, the late Jake Kennedy and his wife Sparky launched a non-profit aimed at sharing the spirit of the holiday season with less-fortunate members of the Greater Boston community.

Frozen Fun

There is something magical about ice skating outdoors. It might be the crisp winter air and the feeling of the blades carving the ice beneath your feet…

Spooky Brews

The spookiest season is upon us. From scarecrows on leaf-laden main streets to pumpkins on neighbors’ front doorsteps, the holiday spirit is alive …

Fall in Love with Southern Maine

‘Tis the season of ripe apples, leaf showers, and air perfumed with cider donuts and pumpkin spice. Take a moment to inhale the…

Art of Impermanence

How does the context of art change its message? The meaning of a work is influenced by its setting, the person viewing it and how it is displayed…

Songs by the Shore

The lakeside town of Meredith, NH, will be filled with song next weekend, August 19-21, as the Northeastern District (NED) of the Barbershop Harmony Society hosts its annual Barbershop Jamboree.

Ocean Magic

It’s early on a late June morning as longtime surfer Mark Kielpinski arrives at Scarborough State Beach in Rhode Island…

Space Preservation

On the bicentennial of Frederick Law Olmsted’s birth, the beloved public parks the landscape design pioneer created are as relevant and bucolic as they’ve…

Page in Time

An old-fashioned hardware store in Guilford, Connecticut isn’t afraid to innovate…