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Get Glowing - Envy Boston

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A Profile of Envy Boston

Written by Christina Catucci

Have you ever wanted to get a nice tan in this unpredictable New England weather but couldn’t make the hike to the tanning beds or get a spray? How about a group tanning session?

Weekend Picks - October 24th

arts & entertainment

The weather makes us crave comfort food!  Head to Lincoln Tavern (425 West Broadway) for their Oven Braised Short Ribs with Truffle Mac and Cheese.  It's amazing and you will not be disappointed!  Or maybe give their Baked Goat Cheese Dip with house made fig jam, toasted almond and sourdough.  

If a tree falls in Southie…..

News & Politics

Thanks to the Nor'easter on Wednesday night, Southie lost three tress - count 'em one, two, three (that we know of).
One fell on L Street between Sixth and Seventh at approximately 10pm.  Two more fell during the night - one on Sixth near K and the other on Seventh near H.  

Luckily, no one was

Boston Book Festival

arts & entertainment

calling all book worms

Nooks be damned!  There's nothing better than the feel of a physical book with paper pages.  If you love reading, then you'll love the Boston Book Festival.  Now in its fifth year, the Boston Book Festival will feature over 40 events and 150 presenters including Susan Minot

Grave Situation in Southie

lifestyle feature

What is it about Halloween that make cemeteries that much spookier?  Maybe it's the bare tree branches that line them or the fact that night falls so early in late October.  It's the time of year when you call cemeteries graveyards and you wonder - is that place haunted?

South Boston has two -

Hello Fromage (finally!) - Goodbye Hailo

News & Politics

Fromage - a new gourmet cheese shop and deli -  has been threatening to open for well over a year now with a "Coming Soon" poster hanging in its window.  Well, according to a new Facebook post - the shop located at 401 West Broadway -  is "almost there!"  The grand opening of Fromage Wine & Cheese

The case of the vanishing bus stop

News & Politics

Just a few months back, the MBTA moved the inbound bus stop at L and East Broadway to across the street in front of Boston Bagel Co.  The initial move was due to the construction happening at the old Cox Electric building (next to Tasty Burger).  Although a temporary stop, bus stop signs were

Lunch Break at the Lawn on D - Harvest Fest!

arts & entertainment

Leave your brown bag lunch at home!  Take a break from your ordinary lunch break and head to the Lawn on D on Tuesday for Fall into Fun!

Every Tuesday during the month of October The Lawn on D is shaking things up in the lunch department.

Some spooky ideas

arts & entertainment

for Halloween

Week of October 20th


Think Pink! Some South Boston businesses are joining forces in the fight against breast cancer.  On Thursday, October 23rd from 6pm-8:30pm sip, shop and dine your way around South Boston for an evening pink treats, pink cocktails and special discounts at participating businesses.

Boo is missing! Have you seen her?

News & Politics

UPDATE: Boo has been found! 

Boo escaped from her yard on East Broadway between O and P on Sunday.  If you've seen her or have any information on her whereabouts you can email   Boo is loved and missed very much!

Thank you! 

Have you seen Aesop? Missing cat in Southie

News & Politics

Aesop the cat - a loveable Maine Coon - went missing on October 11th from the neighborhood of West Fifth Street and hasn't been seen since.  If you have seen Aesop or have any information about his whereabouts, please contact the owners at

$1000 cash reward is being