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A beginner’s guide to the city’s best heat-beating drinks

There are only two things that make us feel better when our legs stick to the seats on the T, or when a five-minute walk down the street leaves us drenched with sweat in the most embarrassing places.
Summer cocktails
By CASSANDRA LANDRY  |  June 08, 2012

Review: Storyville

There must be some readers out there who remember the original Boston Storyville, a jazz nightclub.
Jazzing it up with old-school cocktails
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  December 09, 2011

The Biggest Balls Award

We're pleased that Saint, the once-sizzling Copley Square Hotel nightclub owned by Brian Lesser, got an overdue makeover. The new incarnation, Storyville (90 Exeter Street,...
By MC Slim JB  |  October 03, 2011
If these walls could talk

If these walls could talk

Photo: NISHAN BICHAJIAN | Courtesy of MIT Libraries, Rotch Visual CollectionsBack in our Hot 100 issue, we filled readers in on the fact that the...
By Stuff Boston  |  August 22, 2011
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The music man

Forty years after a half-million hippies descended on a sprawling dairy farm in upstate New York, Woodstock has become shorthand for an entire epoch.
George Wein, the father of American music festivals, reflects on bringing world-class folk and jazz (and more) to Newport
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  August 07, 2009

Self help

In jazz, it’s always the iron age.
JazzBoston boosts the scene with Jazz Week
By JON GARELICK  |  April 18, 2007


All together now

Ask us in a few months, and we’ll tell you how much we love a good bar crawl: the freedom to flit from conversation to conversation, the lists of drinks to choose from, the changes of scenery to keep our ADD at bay.
Local venues offer 'one-stop shopping' for drinks, dinner, and partying
By HEATHER BOUZAN  |  February 21, 2007