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Winterize your life!

Learn to love that bastard snow. Or at least learn to tolerate it.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  February 15, 2013

Let it snow, a little bit

Well, the weather outside is ... unusual.
By DAVID KISH  |  December 07, 2012
Review - The Grey

Review: The Grey

At the center of this superior stranded-men-picked-off-by-external-threat thriller is Ottway, an anguished loner powerfully played by Liam Neeson.
Man vs. wolves
By BETSY SHERMAN  |  January 27, 2012

Portland’s Occupation preps for winter

OccupyMaine's Portland branch has a plan for winter survival and overall camp safety that includes using the people's mic for emergency warnings, round-the-clock warming huts, and shifting to hotels or other dwellings in times of extreme cold.
Occupy Watch
By JEFF INGLIS  |  November 18, 2011

Ski Guide 2012: [Slideshow] Snow and ski art contest

Finalists from our annual illustration contest
Finalists from our annual illustration contest
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  November 11, 2011
Happy, Happy...

Review: Happy, Happy

First time filmmaker Anne Sewitsky finds a compassionate way to tell a familiar tale of adultery, and she's helped immeasurably by a first-rate acting ensemble, especially the two superlative actresses, whom you could imagine cast in films of the late I
A familiar tale of adultery
By GERALD PEARY  |  September 23, 2011


Slideshow: Andy Goldsworthy and Ursula von Rydingsvard at the DeCordova

The DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum hosts two new artists' installations starting May 29, 2011: Andy Goldsworthy's "Snow" and sculptures by Ursula von Rydingsvard.
DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum | Installations from May 29, 2011
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  June 03, 2011

Bill threatens Bayside Glacier and local lobsters

The Bayside Glacier has returned, towering over Trader Joe's — a three-story high pile of snow collected from downtown streets and sidewalks. It's one of several city-designated "snow dumps," the largest of which is behind the overflow airport parking l
Legal Wranglings Dept.
By CHRISTIAN MILNEIL  |  February 25, 2011

Review: Final Fantasy XIII

I’m so old, I can remember when Final Fantasy VIII came out and everybody complained about it.
Paradigm shift!
By MITCH KRPATA  |  April 09, 2010

Cabin Fever 2010

Bait and twitch
By DAVID KISH  |  March 19, 2010

Snow -- What Is It Good For?

It's well-known that weathermen -- particularly New England weathermen -- are the only group of pundits who get away with being wrong more consistently than...
By David S. Bernstein  |  January 18, 2010


Happy Solstice 2009

December 21, the first day of winter
By DAVID KISH  |  December 18, 2009

Pop Trash, Snow Parking and MRTPQ

Fletcher takes out the Pop Trash, we take your calls regarding snow parking etiquette and ask you "Who's face do you want?" in the Mega...
By Charlie  |  March 07, 2008

Slideshow: Snow and ski art contest 2010

Finalists from our annual illustration contest
Finalists from our annual illustration contest
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 01, 1900