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They suggest that couples share goals and aspirations, stay curious about each other, and, for pity’s sake, go out once in a while.

Psychologist Jean Twenge examines how smartphones affect teenagers’ happiness, and advises on the healthiest ways for children and adults to use smartphones.

Boston truly comes alive during the summer. Visitors and residents alike can enjoy an abundance of outdoor events and activities (many free!). Whether you catch a ballgame or spend an evening watching the boats in Boston Harbor, there are so many great things to do and see. In the spirit of today’s summer solstice, here are our top favorites that you won’t want to miss on your next [summer] trip to Boston
They go on land, they go by sea, they’ll show you…

A coalition of housing advocates, grassroots and faith organizations, elected officials and aspiring homebuyers launched a campaign last week to create 1,000 affordable homes over the next five years in Boston through resources from developers and private institutions.

Northwestern Mutual is partnering with Marquette University and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on a nearly $40 million initiative that will launch the Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute.

For people battling ALS, time is not a luxury to waste. With an average life expectancy of 2-5 years following diagnosis, there is clear urgency to optimize care and find effective treatments for those affected by the disease. That's why we need to do everything we can to help The ALS Association Massachusetts Chapter fulfill its mission to stop ALS in its tracks. Please support my Walk to Defeat ALS team today every dollar brings us steps closer to the cure. Thank you!

The milestone comes months after the e-commerce giant first started trying to open at Cambridge’s One Central Square.

The house, the bones of which date from 1895, has that scope going for it, which includes an eat-in kitchen, vaulted ceilings, and the potential for five bedrooms. There are also touches such as stained and leaded glass and a large back deck.

The 11-room 73 Westchester Road is near the Arnold Arboretum, one of the best parkland spreads in Boston, if not New England. But the house’s grounds aren’t too bad either.

The official winning numbers in the Mass. State Lottery's Megabucks Doubler Game drawing for Wednesday, June 20, 2018 are: 22-23-30-38-41-48.

The official winning numbers in the Mass. State Lottery's Mass Cash Game drawing for Wednesday, June 20, 2018 are: 4-6-9-11-26.

Northeastern had five recruits make it through to national camp, three from the '01 group and one each from the '02s and '03s.

In a study published in Nature in May, researchers shared new insights on the ancient history of humans. Through genome sequencing, they compared ancient ...

Desirable Penns Hill area of Braintree! Enjoy this young (only 38 years old) home with many updates. Great flow between the kitchen, sun room, dining and living area, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, finished basement family room, garage and pool. Inside the enclosed pool area you will find an additional storage building. Eat dinner on deck off sun room and enjoy the aesthetically planted rock garden. Open Houses- Friday, June 22nd from 12pm-1pm and Saturday, June 23 from 1pm-3pm.

Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the city's Community Preservation Committee (CPC) today recommended 35 projects, totaling more than $8 million, for inclusion in the upcoming spring funding round for the Community Preservation Act (CPA). A hearing on the appropriation of funds for these projects will be held this evening, with an anticipated vote from the Boston City Council on Wednesday.

Saturday, June 23 from 1pm - 3pm
12 John Paul Circle, Braintree, MA 02184
Desirable Penn's Hill area of Braintree! Enjoy this young (only 38 years old) home with many updates. Great flow between the kitchen, sun room, dining and living area, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, finished basement family room, garage and pool.
Inside the enclosed pool area you will find an additional storage building. Eat dinner on deck off sun room and enjoy the aesthetically planted rock garden.
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For 50 years ABCD has provided basic services and innovative programs that help empower individuals, families, and communities in Boston to overcome poverty,...

After 28 years as the University of New Hampshire Wildcats head coach, Dick Umile has called it a coaching career. The Melrose, Mass., native hands the reins to Wakefield, Mass., native Mike Souza.

Summer home maintenance can help keep your home safe from damage. Get summer home maintenance tips from Travelers.

Each year in college hockey, the NCAA crowns a national champion. But it’s rare in hockey at any level that a team garners consideration as one of the best of all-time. The 1992-93 University of Maine Black Bears are one of those special teams.

When Soyoung Lee takes the reins as the Harvard Art Museums’ chief curator in September, she will be joining the institution at a vibrant time, with some goals already clear.

While most of the psychological literature calls mind wandering a detrimental “failure of executive control” or a “dysfunctional cognitive state,” a new study led by Paul Seli, a Banting Postdoctoral Fellow working in the lab of Dan Schacter, suggests that in some cases there’s no harm in it.

After months of testing its fledgling membership program, Lyft is betting that the model that built loyal followings for Netflix and Spotify can also work for transit

Many years back I worked with a Formula One racing team. At that time, pit crews consisted of 19 guys who serviced the ultrafast, high-tech race-- refueling cars, changing tires, and performing required maintenance in a matter of seconds. The pit crew members continually shifted positions to find the optimal configuration of the team. As they practiced, they used a stopwatch to measure their time to the millisecond. There was a point where they hit a performance plateau. No matter how hard they…