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Boston Bicycle Mania

Filed in Featured, Headline, Local News, Sports by on August 24, 2009 2 Comments
Boston Bicycle Mania

Lately, there’s been a flurry of articles written by the Boston Globe about bicycling. Some were positive, related to a new city-run bike rental program, others were downright loony, encouraging drivers to silently ride up behind bicyclists and honk to scare them. No seriously. The Boston Globe printed an article where the author, Monique Doyle […]

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The Tale of The Trail

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Headline, Things To Do by on August 21, 2009 0 Comments
The Tale of The Trail

Millions walk Boston’s famous Freedom Trail every year without knowing the story behind the red line. It all started with a journalist who just wanted to make it easier for people to visit the historic sites the city offers. This truly shows the power of one idea! The journalist, Bill Schofield, realized that if he […]

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Boston GreenFest 2009

Filed in Headline, Local Events, Things To Do by on August 19, 2009 0 Comments
Boston GreenFest 2009

For many of us, being green and environmentally friendly means giving something up, doing a little more work to separate our trash, or paying a tad more for organic or recycled goods. But this weekend – being Green in Boston can mean having fun while you educate yourself on green products, green initiatives and discover […]

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Boston’s Restaurant Week – Week 2

Boston’s Restaurant Week – Week 2

Despite it’s name Boston’s Restaurant Week continues on for a second week, starting up again this Sunday, August 16th and continuing on through Friday, August 21st.  In fact, if you poke through the listing of 200 participating restaurant in and outside of Boston, you will find a few here and there that are offering a […]

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Rent-a-Bike: Public bike sharing system coming to Boston

Filed in Featured, Headline, Lifestyle, Local News by on August 13, 2009 1 Comment
Rent-a-Bike: Public bike sharing system coming to Boston

Would-be Bostonian bikers who want to cycle around the city but simply don’t own a bike may soon have their solution, as a public bicycle sharing program will soon be heading to Boston. The Public Bike System Company, which runs the Bixi bike system in Montreal, is negotiating with Boston officials to bring around 2,500 […]

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Park It: Boston’s Best Outdoor Wireless Hotspots

Filed in Featured, Headline, Lifestyle, Technology, Things To Do by on August 8, 2009 1 Comment
Park It: Boston’s Best Outdoor Wireless Hotspots

Now that glorious weather has finally graced the city of Boston with its presence, there’s really no good excuse to stay inside. Oh, wait! You have to work? We forgot that small detail. But for the legions of unemployed individuals who spend their days stalking Craigslist and Monster.com for open positions, searching for a job […]

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Six Superb Boston Blogs

Filed in Featured, Headline, Local News by on August 4, 2009 1 Comment
Six Superb Boston Blogs

While Directory of Boston is awesome, if you’re anything like me you can never have enough quality sites to visit. Bostonians are lucky as we’re a social media powerhouse, which also means we have so many blogs it might not be possible to read them all (though I know a few people who try to). […]

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Top Nine Boston Firsts

Filed in Featured, Headline, Sports by on July 29, 2009 4 Comments
Top Nine Boston Firsts

The City of Boston has an immensely rich history, as it should being one of the first cities in the USA. Right from the start Bostonians began innovating and introducing new concepts to the United States and the world. The list of things Boston did first is extensive. Here’s a list of the top nine […]

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Animal Adoption In The Hub: Choosing The New Member Of Your Family

Filed in Featured, Headline by on July 25, 2009 2 Comments
Animal Adoption In The Hub: Choosing The New Member Of Your Family

It’s no secret that an endless amount of animals are put to sleep each year because they couldn’t find a home. The numbers are heartbreaking, but the issue is vital. Statistics show that for every dog we purchase from a breeder, one is put down in a shelter. So why do we continuously pay for […]

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Spotlight: Laced

Filed in Featured, Headline, Spotlight by on July 12, 2009 0 Comments
Spotlight: Laced

Remember when sneakers were nothing more than a comfortable alternative to shoes?  No?  Yeah, neither can I.  But, it does seem, now more than ever, that sneakers are receiving the spotlight as streetwear fashion is as thought out and runway worthy as the haut-est of couture. With sneakers taking center-stage, entire ensemble looks begin and […]

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