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16names -- Wyc Grousbeck and his wife, Emilia Fazzalari, with Robyn and Gordon Hayward. (Brian Babineau) *MUST CREDIT*


Celtics gather for ‘family dinner’ before season opener

Players, coaches, and their families all headed to owner Wyc Grousbeck’s house on Sunday.


A prince or princess?: Facts about Harry and Meghan’s baby

Kensington Palace said Monday that Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child to be born in the spring of 2019.

BURBANK, CA - AUGUST 07: Cole Swindell performs onstage at the iHeartCountry Album Release Party at the iHeartRadio Theatre on August 7, 2018 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)


A country music star put on a surprise show at Loretta’s

Country music star Cole Swindell stopped into Loretta’s Last Call in the Fenway for lunch and an impromptu performance ahead of his Friday concert at Worcester’s DCU Center.


Mass General’s Storybook Ball raises $2 million for pediatric health


Bill Belichick hosts a Hall-of-Fame get-together

Three baseball greats joined about 300 guests at the Bill Belichick Foundation’s fifth annual Hall of Fame Huddle on Friday at the Seaport World Trade Center.

Gisele Bundchen talked about her book on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Oct. 4.


Gisele’s ‘Lessons’ becomes a bestseller

Bundchen’s memoir ranked ninth on the New York Times’ nonfiction bestseller list.

BOSTON, MA - 10/12/2018: SNOW ALREADY IN BOSTON...filming in Dorchester shows a snowy street scene. Fake snow on the set of the Netflix film


Snow in October? Nope, just a Mark Wahlberg movie filming in Boston.

One Dorchester street was transformed into a winter “Wonderland” on Friday.

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 11, 2018: Boston Celtics tip off the season at the Shamrock Foundation Gala. (photo by Brian Babineau/Boston Celtics) 14namesCelticsGala


Someone at a Celtics gala bid $25,000 to play ‘Fortnite’ with Gordon Hayward

The annual Shamrock Gala at the Westin Boston Waterfront Thursday had Celtics players, coaches and team management all gussied up.

14namesMoulton Seth and Liz Moulton at the Salem Gay Pride Parade. ÐJonathan Wiggs / The Boston Globe, File.


Seth Moulton announces birth of his first child

"Pretty hard to describe how proud I am of this little girl I only just met, and of my amazing wife," the Congressman tweeted.

10/12/2018 BOSTON, MA DJ Savuth (cq), aka Sammy Sueksagan (cq), played music as participants listened on wireless headphones during a silent disco held at Hubweek in Boston. (Aram Boghosian for STAT)


Music fans groove to their own soundtrack at HUBweek Silent Disco bash

Participants could choose one of three different channels, their wireless headphones lighting up a different color depending on which tracks they preferred.

President Trump and Kid Rock (standing at lectern) in the Oval Office Thursday.


Kid Rock comes to White House as Trump signs royalty bill

President Trump welcomed Kid Rock and John Rich to the White House on Thursday as he signed legislation overhauling the way music is licensed and songwriters compensated.

Former NFL football quarterback Colin Kaepernick is seated on stage during W.E.B. Du Bois Medal ceremonies, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass. Kaepernick is among eight recipients of Harvard University's W.E.B. Du Bois Medals in 2018. Harvard has awarded the medal since 2000 to people whose work has contributed to African and African-American culture. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)


Kaepernick, Chappelle receive Harvard black culture awards

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and comedian Dave Chappelle are among eight people being saluted by Harvard University for their contributions to black history and culture.



‘Lobster War’ will close out GlobeDocs Film Festival

The film chronicles the tensions between the United States and Canada over the “Gray Zone,” a 277-square-mile body of water that both countries have tried to claim, dating to the end of the American Revolution.

names -- Gisele Bundchen with her daughter, Vivian. (Gisele Bundchen/Instagram)

Gisele Bundchen has a blast with her ‘little princess’ and ‘little knight’ at Disney World

“Who do you think is more excited to meet Cinderella?” the supermodel wrote on Instagram.

12namesDell Caption/Credit Info: Jenny Dell and Will Middlebrooks with their newborn daughter, Madison Dell Middlebrooks on October 10, 2018. We have recieved permission (10/11/18) from Dell to use the image across all platforms.


Jenny Dell and Will Middlebrooks welcome their first child

Meet Madison Dell Middlebrooks.

FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and her husband former President Bill Clinton, greet supporters after voting in Chappaqua, N.Y. The Clintons announced Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, they will visit four cities in 2018 and nine in 2019 across North America in a series of conversations dubbed “An Evening with President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.


Bill and Hillary Clinton to make Boston appearance

“An Evening with the Clintons” promises a “one of a kind conversation” at the Boston Opera House.

Paul McCartney performs on day one of the Austin City Limits Music Festival's first weekend on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP)


Paul McCartney fires up the crowd at Robert Kraft’s exclusive bash

When the former Beatle starts cranking out hits, it can be hard to concentrate on anything else. Even a Red Sox-Yankees game.

11namesDreamBigPrincess -- Susan Prescott (L), the vice president of product marketing at Apple, stands with Jessica Zhang (R), 16, a student at the Middlesex School in Concord, Mass. Zhang was one of 21 young women from 13 countries chosen by Disney to participate in its Dream Big Princess video series. For the video, she interviewed Prescott about her advice to the next generation about how to accomplish future career goals through Òdreaming big.Ó (Disney/Girl Up)


Mass. student selected for Disney’s worldwide ‘Dream Big, Princess’ video series

Concord student Jessica Zhang produced a video that Disney hopes will help the next generation of female leaders.

This handout photo obtained October 3, 2018 courtesy of National Geographic/Jimmy Chin shows Alex Honnold as he holds all of his climbing gear atop the summit of El Capitan,in Yosemite National Park, becoming the first person to climb El Capitan without a rope. - A new documentary follows Alex Honnold as he attempts a free solo ascent of El Capitans Freerider in Yosemite National Park in California. Imagine climbing a 900-meter (3,000-foot) granite wall without ropes and almost nothing to grip, moving slowly and perilously upward for four hours. A brave soul named Alex Honnold completed such a climb -- and lived to tell the tale. Honnold was 31 when he pulled off the feat of scaling El Capitan, a vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park in California, in June 2017 in a drama that is now the subject of a National Geographic documentary. The film is in US theaters now, in Canada starting October 12 and in the UK in December. (Photo by Jimmy CHIN / National Geographic/Jimmy Chin / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT


The story behind ‘Free Solo,’ which documents one of the most dangerous climbs ever completed

Alex Honnold was the first person to climb El Capitan in California’s Yosemite National Park without any ropes, harnesses, or climbing partners. A new documentary, “Free Solo,” captures it all.

Thuy Le and Jason Santos


Fellow chefs turn out for Jason Santos’s wedding

The season seven runner-up on “Hell’s Kitchen” and Thuy Le, a pharmaceutical sales rep, tied the knot at the Hillside Country Club in Rehoboth on Sunday.

FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, director James Gunn arrives at the 9th annual Governors Awards in Los Angeles. Warner Bros. on Tuesday confirmed that Gunn will write the script to the studio’s next “Suicide Squad” installment. In July, Disney fired Gunn from the “Guardians” franchise he shepherded after jokes he wrote involving rape and pedophilia on Twitter from 2009-2012 resurfaced. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)


Gunn, fired from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ to write new ‘Suicide Squad’

James Gunn may have been fired from Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” but DC Comics will welcome him with open arms.

AfterBuzz TV founder Undergaro, third left, kisses TV personality Maria Menounos after their Orthodox wedding ceremony at a church in the village of Akovo, south west of Athens, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Dimitris Lampropoulos)


Maria Menounos shares photo of her ‘magical fairytale’ wedding in Greece

The Medford native married her longtime boyfriend Keven Undergaro, again.

Neri Oxman in 2012.


MIT professor Neri Oxman: She’d love to do a project with Brad Pitt, but she isn’t dating him

Oxman admits to having a bit of fun with paparazzi when they began staking out the Media Lab, however.

Ike Barinholtz attends the world premiere of


Ike Barinholtz talks about his new political satire, ‘The Oath’

The new movie, which Barinholtz wrote, directed, produced, and starred in alongside Tiffany Haddish, follows a very trying, post-election Thanksgiving.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft applauded as fans called out to him as he walked onto the field before the start of a game. His girlfriend, Ricki Noel Lander, is in the backround at left.


Robert Kraft has a special guest coming to his private Gillette bash

If it’s fall, it must be time for a swanky private bash at Gillette Stadium hosted by Patriots owner Robert Kraft. And we hear that tonight — Tuesday — is the night.

Filming for “Little Women” took place in the Back Bay on Sunday.


Emma Watson filmed scenes for ‘Little Women’ in Boston over the weekend

Filmmakers rolled back the clock to the 1800s in the Back Bay on Sunday.

Meghan McCain (right) with fellow cohost Whoopi Goldberg on “The View,” in New York, Monday.

Meghan McCain makes tearful return to ‘The View’

Keeping a box of tissues handy, Meghan McCain returned to "The View" on Monday for the first time since the August death of her father, Senator John McCain.

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, file photo, comedian Jon Stewart performs at the 9th Annual Stand Up For Heroes event, in New York. During a taping of a podcast with President Barack Obama's former aide on Monday, May 9, 2016, Stewart described presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump as a


On new film, Jon Stewart and Steve Carell could make for an ‘Irresistible’ team

Stewart is slated to direct and produce a new movie called “Irresistible” -- and the Massachusetts native is reportedly his top pick for the lead.

(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 21, 2018 White House Communications Director Hope Hicks watches as US President Donald Trump takes part in a listening session on gun violence with teachers and students in the State Dining Room of the White House. Hope Hicks, the White House communications director and one of President Trumps longest-serving advisers, said Wednesday that she was resigning. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images


Former Trump aide Hope Hicks to work at Fox company

President Donald Trump’s former communications chief Hope Hicks has been hired as communications director at the newly revamped Fox company.

06/30/2018 BOSTON, MA Esperanza Spalding (cq) performs in TEN with Nicholas Payton (cq), and Terri Lyne Carrington (cq) at Scullers Jazz Club in Boston. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)


Esperanza Spalding releases her new album one track at a time

The Grammy-winning musician will unveil an additional song and accompanying video every day until Oct. 18.

New Kids on the Block will play at the TD Garden.


New Kids on the Block announce 2019 summer tour lineup

The upcoming tour will feature iconic pop and hip-hop acts Salt-N-Pepa, Tiffany, Debbie Gibson and Naughty by Nature.


Boston Symphony Orchestra celebrates new season with Symphony Hall gala

The event — which raised more than $1.7 million — featured performances by the BSO’s new principal cellist Blaise Déjardin and the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir.

Former first daughter Barbara Bush married screenwriter Craig Coyne onSunday.


Former first daughter Barbara Bush ties the knot at family’s Kennebunkport compound

Her father, George W. Bush, escorted his daughter down the aisle during Sunday’s ceremony.

10-4-2018 Dorchester, Mass. 350 guests attended 2018 Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate Annual Dinner Leadership Inspiration Service, to honor Jack Connors of Brookline with the Edward M. Kennedy Institute Award for Inspired Leadership. the event raised 1.2 Million. L. to R. are Honored guest Jack Connors and his wife Eileen Connors, Victoria Reggie Kennedy, CO-Founder and President of the Board and Mary Grant, President of Edward M. Kennedy Institute. Globe photo by Bill Brett


Jack Connors presented with leadership award at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

The philanthropist is founding partner of advertising and communications firm Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos.

07namespem - Daisy Yiyou Wang, PEM's Robert N. Shapiro Curator of Chinese and East Asian Art, welcomes Harold Koda, the former curator-in-chief of the Anna Wintour Costume Center at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, on a private tour of PEM's hit exhibition, Empresses of China's Forbidden City last Friday. (Kathy Tarantola/Peabody Essex Museum)


VIPs tour Peabody Essex Museum’s ‘Empresses of China’s Forbidden City’ exhibition

Daisy Yiyou Wang, the Peabody Essex Museum’s Robert N. Shapiro Curator of Chinese and East Asian Art, welcomed fashion scholar Harold Koda.

Gisele Bundchen appeared Thursday on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.”


Gisele Bundchen discusses her first date with Tom Brady

“I literally fell in love right away,” she told Jimmy Fallon.

Matt Damon.


Matt Damon and Bill Simmons talked for almost 2 hours. Here’s what we learned

The local duo sure had a lot to talk about.

Ben Affleck.


Ben Affleck on alcohol addiction: ‘Getting help is a sign of courage, not weakness’

The Cambridge native opened up about his stay in rehab in an Instagram post Thursday.

From left: Zoe Bucuvalas of Dirty Water Media interviews Chelsea Roy and Angela Amezuca at Sonsie.


Sonsie celebrates 25th anniversary with red carpet and a big bash

The Newbury Street institution hosted a number of local celebs and VIPs.

Marion 'Suge' Knight looks on at his sentencing in Los Angeles, California on October 4, 2018 where Knight was sentenced to 28 years in state prison for the fatal confrontation outside a Compton burger stand nearly four years ago. (Photo by David McNew / POOL / AFP)DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images


Ex-rap mogul ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years in prison

A judge on Thursday sentenced him for running down and killing a man.

Jake Gyllenhaal attends the premiere for


Jake Gyllenhaal talks ‘Stronger’ — and Jeff Bauman — a year after the film’s release

The actor, who played the Boston Marathon bombing survivor in “Stronger,” spoke about that film at the Toronto International Film Festival, as well as his new film “The Sisters Brothers.”


Boston seventh-grader scores a great gift: Sox playoff tickets

Lucas Feliciano, a seventh-grader at Boston Green Academy, was surprised by a visit to his advisory class by Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr.

Michelle Williams and Christa McAuliffe.


Michelle Williams to play Christa McAuliffe in a movie about the Challenger explosion

The Framingham native and New Hampshire high school teacher will be played by the 'Manchester by the Sea' star.

Garrison Keillor has been assused of sexual harassment.


Vermont book festival cancels Garrison Keillor’s appearance

The former “A Prairie Home Companion” host, accused of sexual harassment, had been scheduled to appear at the Burlington Book Festival.

FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2017 file photo, Chance The Rapper performs on day two of the Austin City Limits Music Festival's first weekend, in Austin, Texas. Chance the Rapper says he has purchased the former news website Chicagoist, making the announcement in a new song. The Chicago native released four songs on his website late Wednesday, July 18, 2018, including “I Might Need Security,” where he proclaims “I bought the Chicagoist.” WNYC confirmed the acquisition in a statement.(Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)


Chance the Rapper, John Mayer, SZA to perform at Mac Miller benefit

Live Nation announced Tuesday that Travis Scott, Miguel, and Ty Dolla $ign will also perform at the concert on Oct. 31 at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles.

Gwilym Lee, Angie C from WZLX, Rami Malek, and Joseph Mazzello attend the Boston red carpet screening of “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the film about the rock band Queen and its lead singer Freddie Mercury, at AMC Boston Common on Monday.


Rami Malek and other stars walk red carpet for Boston screening of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

The forthcoming movie about British rock band Queen stars Malek as frontman Freddie Mercury.


Jimmy Kimmel mocks Matt Damon for ‘Saturday Night Live’ cameo as Brett Kavanaugh

“What a surprise that Matt Damon would have no other plans on a Saturday,” Kimmel said on Monday’s episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Gisele Bundchen chatted with her husband Tom Brady earlier this year during Patriots’ training camp, as their children lingered in the background. Bundchen and Brady had two small marriage ceremonies, the supermodel reveals in her new book.


5 (very) personal things Gisele Bundchen reveals in her new book

The supermodel writes about her panic attacks, breast enhancements, odd home remedies, and other issues in “Lessons: My Path to a Meaningful Life.”

*ONE TIME USE ONLY WITH 02NAMESPATSLUNCH* Linda Holliday serves a meal at the WomenÕs Lunch Place on October 1. (New England Patriots) *MUST CREDIT*


Patriots Women’s Association lends a hand at Women’s Lunch Place

Several wives and significant others of players and coaches prepared and served meals at the shelter for women experiencing homelessness. 

NORRISTOWN, PA - SEPTEMBER 25: Co-prosecutor Kristen Gibbons Feden walks towards the courtroom before Bill Cosby was sentenced to 3-10 years in the assault retrial at the Montgomery County Courthouse on September 25, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. In April, Cosby was found guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004 and faces a maximum of 10 years in prison. 60 women have accused the 81 year old entertainer of sexual assault. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)


Kristen Gibbons Feden, Cosby prosecutor, receives Victim Rights Law Center award in Boston

The VRLC, a nonprofit law center dedicated to the legal needs of survivors of sexual assault, celebrated its 15th anniversary last week with a gala at the Moakley Courthouse in Boston.