Monday, May 6, 2013
Tickets went on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, five minutes later they were gone.
A TD Garden concert with proceeds benefitting the One Fund has sold out. Boston Strong, An Evening of Support & Celebration sold all of its tickets in five minutes, according to a tweet from the official TD Garden twitter account. "#BostonStrong shows their strength once again - 5/30 concert @tdgarden to benefit #TheOneFund sold out in 5 mins! THANK YOU for support!" Aerosmith will headline the show. Boston, Godsmack, J. Geils Band, Extreme and other legendary Boston rock acts will perform.
Monday, February 25, 2013
The deadline to submit artwork to Kennedy's Newton office is April 19, 2013.
Think your artwork is good enough to hang in the U.S. Capitol? Congressman Joe Kennedy III announced last week his office is participating in the annual Congressional Art Competition, a high school visual arts contest. Now through April 19, 2013, high school students in the Fourth Congressional District can submit paintings, drawings, collages, computer-generated art, prints, mixed media and photography pieces to Kennedy's office on Crafts Street in Newton. An independent arts panel that includes several artists and art professionals from across the Fourth District will select a finalist for each media category. The panel will then choose a "Best in Show" piece from those finalists. The "Best in Show" piece from the Fourth District will …
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Seth McFarlane and Emma Stone announced the list of nominees for The Oscars awards, see the list here.
Steven Spielberg's film "Lincoln" led The Oscar hopefuls with 17 nominations, but Cambridge's own Ben Affleck was left off the list of hopeful for best director today when the list of nominees was announced. The Huffington Post reports that the media was abuzz when neither Affleck, Tom Hooper ("Les Miserables") nor Katherine Bigelow ("Zero Dark Thirty") made the list for Best Director. The trio's films did make the list of movies up for Best Picture, along with a host of others, including Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" and Ang Lee's "Life of Pi." Best Actor nominees include former winners Daniel Day-Lewis ("Lincoln") and Denzel Washington ("Flight"). Jessica Chastain received a nod for her role in "Zero Dark Thirty," and will …
Sunday, December 30, 2012
A look back at this year's best and most memorable photos.
Here's a look back at the best moments captured on film in 2012. Show us your favorite photos from 2012 by adding to our gallery. To add a photo, click the 'Upload Photos and Videos' tab. Just make sure you're a registered user.
Friday, December 14, 2012
Before the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, there was another Unexpected Journey. Find Burlington showtimes and ticket information for "The Hobbit," which opens on Friday.
Before Frodo and The Lord of the Rings trilogy, there was another epic tale from J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle Earth. "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey", the first in the three-part series, opens Dec. 14 and it's not too soon to figure out where you'll watch. According to IMDB.com, the movie traces the story of "a curious Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, (who) journeys to the Lonely Mountain with a vigorous group of Dwarves to reclaim a treasure stolen from them by the dragon Smaug." The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, official trailer The fantasy film based in a land of elves, wizards and hobbits starts with midnight showings the night of Thursday, Dec. 13, with its "official" opening on Dec. 14. The film debuts at AMC Loews Boston Common 19 at 12:01 a…
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Look to the skies for some stunning light displays this November and December.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Astronomers anticipate two meteor showers this November and December. So be sure to get far enough outside of the city to see these natural wonders. Nov. 17: Leonid Meteor Shower Dec. 13: Geminid Meteor Shower Be sure to schedule a night this season to bundle up, lay out some blankets (if it's dry) and enjoy the light show in the sky. Share your tips for photographing the showers. Tell us your favorite places to sneak off to view the skies.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Upload photos of your creative costumes from trick-or-treating.
Friday, October 26, 2012
A local bakery and a local couple placed first in the pie contest in the Coolidge Arcade Building.
The Coolidge Corner Arcade building became a culinary battleground over the weekend, and when the dust settled, there were two victors. The Third Annual Coolidge Corner Pie Contest, hosted by MJ Ready International Bistro on Saturday, Oct. 20 had the biggest field of competitors--and the largest tales of pies--of any year of the three-year tradition. Competitors this year fell into two categories, restaurants and food service establishments and individuals: First place winners were Clear Flour's cherry peach pie and Hugenberger's four berry pie. Coming in second was Grossman's Apple Pie and a pumpkin pie from The Fireplace. Proceeds from the contest went to Coolidge Corner Community Chorus, and donations raised $843. Flip through the …
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Coolidge Corner Arcade site of MJ Ready's third annual pie contest, with the largest field of competitors thus far.
A local bistro is serving up slices of a three-year tradition this afternoon. The Third Annual Coolidge Corner Pie Contest will be at MJ Ready International Bistro on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Coolidge Corner Arcade building. Owner Jim Brown told Patch, in an email, that this year's field of competitors is the largest in the three years of the contest. Last year, the competition came down to four entries between two categories. This year's contest has nine, five restaurants or food service businesses and four individuals: At last year's contest, visitors sampled the various pies and voted for their favorites. The winners were declared at the end of the contest. See videos from the first and second year's pie …
Saturday, October 6, 2012
A selection of weekend activities for revolutionaries, or for families: fundraisers, trees, construction trucks, and a fashion show.