Entertainment

By - 2/4/16 - 11:51 am

Fenway Recording Sessions presents Baio at Brighton Music Hall on Thursday night! Event is 18+, and you can find tickets here: http://bit.ly/1lxa5Ud

By - 2/2/16 - 4:15 pm

On the evening of February 3rd, Doors at 7pm, show at 8pm! Advance tickets $10.50, DOS tickets $15!

TOMORROW NIGHT :: Allan Rayman, Mothers, LOLO and Animal Flag play Brighton Music Hall as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions, in association with Communion Music.

Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/820182171426697/

Tickets here: http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/01004F8FB86F46ED

By - 1/22/16 - 9:32 am

But wouldn't "the townie" say "dude" or "khed" instead of "bro"?

H/t Michael Ratty.

By - 1/12/16 - 9:07 pm
Central Square David Bowie tribute

Chris Devers found this Bowie tribute in the Central Square graffiti alley today.

Posted under this Creative Commons license.

By - 1/10/16 - 9:39 pm

Maura Tierney, one of Hyde Park's own, won a Golden Globe for best supporting actress tonight for her role in The Affair.

By - 1/7/16 - 11:58 am
Ramiro

Greater Media announced today that Ramiro Torres is moving to Hot 96.9 - where he will rejoin Pebbles on the morning show. The two last worked together at Jam'n 94.5, where owner Clear Channel ditched Pebbles in 2012; then Ramiro last summer.

Torres, a.k.a. "the freakin' Puerto Rican," has been on the air locally for some 20 years.

By - 1/6/16 - 10:54 am

Do you want to get more involved with your community in 2016? Want to help out the youth in Boston? Want to add more value to your life? Look no further!

Boston Partners in Education is seeking adults in the community to step up and become academic mentors to Boston Public Schools students.

By - 1/5/16 - 7:22 pm

Jamaica Plain News reports the Footlight Club is going to have to come up with $200,000 to replace all its seats at the demand of the Boston Fire Department - on top of the money it's already raised to replace its fire alarm, emergency lighting and sprinkler systems.

By - 12/17/15 - 12:25 pm
Man waiting outside Boston theater for the new Star Wars movie

Downtown Boston BID found this guy waiting outside the AMC Loews Boston Common at lunchtime today - waiting for the evening screening of some new science-fiction movie that's debuts today.

By - 12/16/15 - 11:21 pm
Imperial stomtroopers at Massachusetts Avenue and Tremont Street

Pat from Boston spotted these horn-playing stormtroopers on Mass. Ave. at Tremont around 9:20 p.m.

By - 12/10/15 - 9:09 am

A local movie buff forwards the following exchange between a patron of a local movie theater and the theater's manager. The manager agreed to release the exchange on condition names be excluded.

Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 9:10 AM
To:
Subject: Security
Dear Mr ____,

On Saturday December 5 my date and I attended the 4:15 showing of Spotlight at the ***** Theatre . Just before the show started I was returning from the men's room , when I came across two Muslim women with large backpacks speaking a foreign language entering my theatre .

Read more.

By - 12/5/15 - 8:21 am

Conventures has released a schedule for the event that it calls "First Night 2016".

It still has 7 pm fireworks on the Common, midnight fireworks on the harbor, a few organ and brass performances in Old South Church, and some bands and dancers performing outdoors in typically-freezing-cold Copley Square.

But that's about it. Read more.

By - 11/29/15 - 4:24 pm

New England Folklore lays out the evidence that Jacque's has a ghost or two.

Via Robert David Sullivan, who offers up some other Boston bars that might be more fitting for hauntings.

By - 11/24/15 - 5:07 pm
Old cars parked without resident permits

A peeved citizen, or maybe a citizen who's trying to be funny, it's hard to tell when it comes to Southie, filed a complaint today that these two cars, parked outside 61 M St., don't have residential parking permits.

The city replies: Read more.

By - 11/23/15 - 4:34 pm
Old cars in front of Boston's Hancock building

Filming of Ben Affleck's 1920s-era movie shifted to Copley Square this week. IHM spotted these old cars in front of the Hancock.

They were probably there for a scene in front of the Copley Plaza, as Sara Brooks shows us: Read more.

By - 11/20/15 - 1:20 pm
Grayson Phelan on set of North End movie

Jean Nagy captured Grayson Boomer in period costume in the North End today for Ben Affleck's movie.

By - 11/20/15 - 9:32 am

Ryan McDonough is trying to crowdsource a short film called Last Night in Rozzie.

McDonough, long over his days as the alcohol-infused Cuervo Man, describes the film: Read more.