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A groundswell of support for Eastwave Radio

You may have heard by now that the guys in EASTWAVE RADIO were in an accident while on tour in Canada and wound up pretty seriously injured.

Hate-crime victim needs help, justice

In response to a hate crime and the serious injuries inflicted on its victim over the weekend, there will be a concert at 9 pm Friday at the Asylum.
Public safety
By JEFF INGLIS AND DEIRDRE FULTON  |  September 10, 2008

For the dogs

In June, seven greyhounds suffered broken legs within a six-day period at Massachusetts’s two racetracks.
Greyhounds to have their day
By MEGAN V. BELL  |  July 30, 2008

Festival casualties ’08!

A young man died of meningitis, which doctors believe he contracted by sharing joints with contagious hippies at the Sierra Nevada World Music Festival.
A grim reminder that rock can still maim you
By DAVID THORPE  |  July 21, 2008

Judgment night for Doomsday

Two men circle the middle of a 24-foot-wide, black chain-link cage in Allston’s Wai Kru gym.
Roxbury-born fighter John Howard is climbing the ranks of mixed martial arts, one chokehold at a time
By JONATHAN SEITZ  |  June 25, 2008

'Toon time

The Waltham-based classical music radio station WCRB will host its annual Classical Cartoon Festival this coming Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm at Symphony Hall.
WCRB hosts the 10th annual Classical Cartoon Festival
By STACEY GALLOTTA  |  April 03, 2008


Who killed Edward Okeny?

When members of Portland’s Sudanese community gathered at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on November 16 to lay to rest 26-year-old Edward Okeny, the church was filled with more than just their collective grief.
Portland police ignore a stone-cold mystery
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  December 05, 2007

Screams and whispers

The parade of local noisemeisters continues this week.
Athletic Automaton, Allysen Callery, and Midnight Creeps
By BOB GULLA  |  September 25, 2007

Bull market

Jeff Lewis is real, baby.
Flipping Out  on Bravo, plus Celebrity Bull Riding Challenge and Meerkat Manor
By JAMES PARKER  |  September 04, 2007

Can the Wobblies deliver?

A sense of taking it to the Man was in the air as some 200-plus supporters of Alexandra Svoboda rallied last Sunday afternoon.
The long-dormant IWW raises its profile in Rhode Island
By IAN DONNIS  |  August 29, 2007

Playlist: August 3, 2007

So L'il, Jone Alexander, Boy Omega, and more.
Alexander Chen of Boy in Static: “Top Five Bands I Discovered Via MySpace Friend Requests”
By ALEXANDER CHEN  |  August 13, 2007


Six story lines to follow

Now that the World Cup is upon us, here are six things you should know. "Don't Mention the World Cup"
Open wide for some soccer
By MITCH KRPATA  |  June 12, 2006

Don’t Ask, Don’t Help

Brain injuries. Burns. Broken bones. Infections.
Medics who could be treating soldiers in Iraq are home instead — because they’re gay
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  February 02, 2006