Spotlight

Featuring Boston businesses & local personalities

Spotlight: Tryst and the Tryst Tini Trio

Filed in Spotlight by on August 5, 2009 0 Comments
Spotlight: Tryst and the Tryst Tini Trio

If you live in the ‘burbs, sometimes you want a city scene oasis, without dealing with the headaches of heading into the traffic of urban existence.  Or, if you are a city dweller, sometimes you want a pleasant dining experience, a hop, skip and perhaps a shuffle away from the hub of city chaos.  Your […]

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Saving You Real Dollars: Up Close and Personal with QPONUS Founders [Video]

Saving You Real Dollars: Up Close and Personal with QPONUS Founders [Video]

Last week I met with Jason and Nick to talk about their innovative website which brings consumers and local businesses together during a time of Economic downturn.

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Interview with Boston’s Professional Wingman – Part 2

Filed in Lifestyle, Relationships, Spotlight by on July 24, 2009 1 Comment
Interview with Boston’s Professional Wingman – Part 2

In Part 1 of my interview with Thomas Edwards, a dating coach in Boston who acts as your own personal wingman, we learned about what a professional wingman is, how Thomas decided to get into the field and his best example of success. In Part 2 we’ll dive into some more details and Thomas will […]

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Interview with Boston’s Professional Wingman – Part 1

Filed in Lifestyle, Relationships, Spotlight by on July 22, 2009 4 Comments
Interview with Boston’s Professional Wingman – Part 1

Thomas Edwards is a professional wingman in Boston. While he’s not the only dating coach in Boston, his style and infectious charisma sets him apart. In the competitive dating scene here, you need someone who’s a step above the rest and on that front Thomas delivers. Having witnessed Thomas out in the field, it’s clear […]

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Have Sweet And Stylish Dreams With K Madison Designs

Filed in Lifestyle, Spotlight by on July 21, 2009 0 Comments
Have Sweet And Stylish Dreams With K Madison Designs

Most of us fantasize about rolling out of bed and heading to work in our pajamas. Well, now that dream can be a reality. K Madison Designs, the brainchild of Connecticut designer Kristin Williams, features a collection of stylish sleepwear that can take you outside of the house without looking like you forgot to change out of […]

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Spotlight: Sweet

Filed in Spotlight by on July 12, 2009 0 Comments
Spotlight: Sweet

Sweet feels like a quaint and retro-fun girls special treat haven, and based on the ladies that came in while I was in the shoppe last week, usual in groups of 3 or 4, that is exactly what it is.  With pink and gray patterned walls, and a flat panel TV playing Casablanca as you […]

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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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Simmons College Continues Mission For Outstanding Education With New Public Elementary School

Filed in Spotlight, University News by on July 12, 2009 0 Comments
Simmons College Continues Mission For Outstanding Education With New Public Elementary School

For over a hundred years, Simmons College has demonstrated the importance of a strenuous and stimulating academic experience to its students. Finally, Simmons is taking its educational mission to the streets: This September, in conjunction with the Boston Teacher’s Union, they will open a public elementary school in Jamaica Plain. As a university, Simmons College has continuously […]

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Will the South Street Diner Survive?

Filed in Spotlight by on July 7, 2009 5 Comments
Will the South Street Diner Survive?

It’s 4:00 AM. You’re tired, hungry, and walking the streets of downtown Boston in search of a hot meal. Here are your options: Bova’s Bakery South Street Diner Miel Random Dunkin Donuts, McDonald’s or a street cart. If four local residents have their way, that list will be even shorter. In direct contrast to New […]

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Be Hangoutable With Sponty

Filed in Lifestyle, Spotlight by on June 20, 2009 1 Comment
Be Hangoutable With Sponty

The goal of Sponty is simple: Instead of spending your lunch break eating alone in a basement food court, check your friends on Sponty and eat together. Sitting at home alone on a Friday night? If there’s a friend you know on Sponty that’s planning to grab a beer downtown, you can join in. In this day and age when our reliance on technology is seriously heavy, Sponty takes the power of the web and encourages real interaction like nobody else.

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