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July 4th Host Michael Chiklis Sings Too

July 4th Host Michael Chiklis Sings Too

Whether you are a long time fan of Michael Chiklis or just jumped on the bandwagon you may not realize that he also sings.  Chiklis who was born in Lowell and grew up in Andover is hosting this year’s 2011 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular.  He is also scheduled to sing, yes sing.  He recently formed […]

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Boston Rob Mariano Finally Wins Survivor

Boston Rob Mariano Finally Wins Survivor

Love him or hate him you have to be proud that he “represents”. The video interview shows off Boston Rob Mariano’s authentic Boston accent. I have been an on again off again fan of Survivor but have to admit I would never “survive”. Hats off to ya Rob!

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IFF Boston Film Festival 2011 Kicks Off

IFF Boston Film Festival 2011 Kicks Off

The Independent Film Festival Boston officially opens up tomorrow Wednesday April 27th, 2011(thru May4th).  Where else can you see a host of great independent films that include both Elmo and Conan O’Brien.  Film festivals are a great way for film fans to see a wider range of movies than are generally not available at the […]

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Mark Wahlberg – Oscars Not About Him

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Local News by on January 28, 2011 1 Comment
Mark Wahlberg – Oscars Not About Him

Boston’s Mark Wahlberg has done much to put Boston in the spotlight.  Many may argue that it may not always have been a good spotlight.  When it comes to his recent movie “The Fighter” though you won’t find many who aren’t impressed by what seems to be the culmination of a twist and turn type […]

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Find Boston’s Best Holiday Event Deals

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Things To Do by on November 29, 2010 0 Comments
Find Boston’s Best Holiday Event Deals

Mayor Menino has kicked off his annual Holiday Special website for Greater Boston.  This is the 7th year that a partnership between the Mayor’s Office, Arts Boston and the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau have come together to offer this central place for planning your Holiday events in the Greater Boston Area. The information […]

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Boston Book Festival Set to Impress in Year 2

Boston Book Festival Set to Impress in Year 2

After an impressive turnout last year the Boston Book Festival is back with a day jam packed with events and an impressive list of authors and presenters.  Following the great success of the first year of having a major Book Festival in Boston organizers expect twice the number of attendees at this free event than […]

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Boston Public Library Hosts Impressive List of Authors for Fall

Boston Public Library Hosts Impressive List of Authors for Fall

The Boston Public Library has announced it’s fall list of authors for 2010.  This series starts tonight with author Michael Cunningham who just released his book By Nightfall.  He is more widely known for his Pulitzer Prize Winning book The Hours which was also made into a movie starring Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and Julianne […]

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Boston Fashion Week 2010 – Much More Than Runways

Boston Fashion Week 2010 – Much More Than Runways

On the heels of New York Fashion Week the City of Boston offers its own take on Fashion Week.  Boston Fashion Week technically takes place between this Friday September 24th and Friday October 1st but some “Pre BFW” events have already started.  The founder of Boston Fashion Week Jay Calderin is asking those in the […]

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Boston Film Industry in the Spotlight

Boston Film Industry in the Spotlight

This week as you walk the streets of Boston you may think you are in Hollywood. Two big Boston Based movie events are taking place this week. Ben Affleck is kicking off the premiere of his locally filmed movie The Town tonight at Fenway Park. Later this week the Boston Film Festival is taking place […]

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Boston Crime Drama Rizzoli & Isles – A Surprise Hit

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Local News by on September 10, 2010 0 Comments
Boston Crime Drama Rizzoli & Isles – A Surprise Hit

  Some of you may be missing the surprise cable hit of the summer.  Rizzoli & Isles is wrapping up it’s first season on TNT this coming Monday.  The series is based on the “team” of Boston detective Jane Rizzoli and a Boston Medical Examiner Maura Isles.  I stumbled onto the show because I am […]

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