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Photos: Ted Leo at 826 Boston

Ted Leo performs at a secret show at 826 Boston on November 26, 2012.

By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  December 21, 2012
ShortTake: The Whole World Waiting

Review: The Whole World Waiting

They thought America was a glittering land of wealth and fame . . . they were wrong. Fifteen immigrant and refugee teenagers tell their stories of coming to New England and share their perspectives in The Whole World Waiting , a compilation of document
Fifteen immigrant and refugee teenagers tell their stories
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 01, 2012
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Shelf life

Some people visit bookstores so their children can chew objects outside the home. Others, to peruse the latest magazines for free. Still others walk into a bookstore and are filled with a vague but palpable longing.
Interested in a career in books? Here's whatcha do.
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  October 15, 2010
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Now it can be told: Boston to read Perrotta

If you haven't read Tom Perrotta's short story "The Smile on Happy Chang's Face," don't worry: there are 30,000 opportunities to do so coming to town very soon.
One City, One Story
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  August 27, 2010
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These two bearded dudes walk into a bar

Ever wonder what the world would be like if growing facial hair were a professional sport?
 Battle of the beards in Somerville
By CARRIE BATTAN  |  February 19, 2010
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Photos: Most popular articles of 2009

The stories you couldn't not read this year
The year in martyrs, mortuaries, chupacabras, and pot-peddling soccer moms
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 18, 2009


YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHING YETI: 826 BOSTON'S 63RD ANNUAL HALLOWEEN EVE GATHERING FOR CRYPTOZOOLOGISTS

YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHING YETI: 826 BOSTON'S 63RD ANNUAL HALLOWEEN EVE GATHERING FOR CRYPTOZOOLOGISTS


 In addition to boasting expertise in all matters paranormal and literary, the intrepid team a...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 30, 2008
Man up! 10 ways to be a better guy in Boston

Man up! 10 ways to be a better guy in Boston


Yes, we realize you can down 12 tequila shots without puking, score any phone number you desire, and burp the alphabet backward. But how ’bout a...
By Heather Bouzan  |  May 19, 2008
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Choose your own adventure

This fall, Boston is slated to become the seventh chapter of the youth writing organization founded by Dave Eggers in 2002.
Pencils, books, and peg legs? A new writing center is coming to town, and it’s calling your inner child.  
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  March 15, 2007