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Letters to the Boston editor, June 10, 2011

Your article "Look at This Fucking Hipster Wedding" (May 27, 2011) made me laugh and feel good.
Wedding wows
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  June 10, 2011
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Review: The Abbey

We could spend a lot of time trying to decide what, exactly, the Abbey is, while plenty of people are crowding in simply to enjoy themselves.
Washington Square's new neighborhood jewel
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  May 13, 2011

Review: Yesterday's

Funny thing, nostalgia. When it's about an era you haven't personally experienced, the reminders can be all over the place. Yesterday's bills itself as an alehouse, so visual cues try to trigger images of clanking, frothing mugs.
Nostalgic setting, contemporary delights
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 04, 2011
A Fresh Breath of Square

A Fresh Breath of Square


The perfumers at Bond No. 9 describe their geographically tailored approach as "Making Scents of New York," a philosophy that sounds awfully appealing when their...
By Scott Kearnan  |  October 04, 2010

The Place

Sometimes a burger or a heap of nachos is just what the appetite (and budget) ordered. Sometimes nothing less than white linen elegance will do. A Newport place ambitiously named the Place bills itself as "the wine bar and grille at Yesterdays." The la
When only fancy will do
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 19, 2009