The Boston Globe Magazine | April 1, 2018

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Her whole life long, Eunice Kennedy Shriver persisted

An exclusive excerpt adapted from the new biography “Eunice” by Eileen McNamara. By Eileen McNamara

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Something attacked my son while he was sledding in the woods. But what?

My child went sledding alone and emerged from the trees bloody and dazed. He still can’t remember what happened. By Mark Shanahan

Want to honor Martin Luther King’s memory? Help abolish ghettos.

The civil rights icon was devoted to eradicating economic inequality in Northern cities. By Tommie Shelby

Spring/summer arts

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/06/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/cover0311arts.jpg 42 concerts, plays, and arts events you shouldn’t miss in New England

Globe critics looked all around the region to pick events you should mark on your calendar.

Bostonians of the Year

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/12/12/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/boty1217xef_art.jpg 2017 Bostonian of the Year (and 8 inspiring honorable mentions)

Dr. Ann McKee’s work may change football forever. Plus, intrepid teens, dissenting women, caring congregations, visionary scientists, and other engaged citizens making Boston stand out.

Best of the New

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/01/08/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/BOTNFood0114mag.jpg Boston’s 46 best new restaurants

Check out our dozens of picks for any budget, including pitch-perfect Italian-American cuisine, Chinese eateries, seafood and lunch spots, and more.

The Muck affair

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/110517cover.jpg Sex, spies, and the national anthem: The BSO scandal you’ve never heard of

One hundred years ago, one of the world’s top conductors was ensnared in a scandal involving patriotism and sex. It almost toppled Boston’s famed orchestra.

North End guide

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/20/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/northend0129web_lede.jpg Where to eat and what to order in Boston’s North End

15 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants, from elegant hideaways to buzzy trattorias to (lots of) incredible pizza.

From left: Mo Vaugh, Ted Williams, Pedro Martinez, Rich Gedman, David Ortiz, Roger Clemens, Dennis Eckersley, Nomar Garciaparra, and Carl Yastrzemski.

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Test your Red Sox trivia knowledge. Plus, we want your season predictions

A trivia test to get you revved up for the season. Bonus: Predict the team’s regular season record.

Cutting Edge | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/27/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/cutting_edge2.jpg This robotic supergadget aims to make tiny apartment spaces livable

Forget Murphy beds and room-dividing screens. The Ori System morphs from bedroom to home office to entertainment center.

Dinner With Cupid

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/200_cupid_20180401.jpg Blind date: ‘Social norms dictate guys pay, I am aware of that’

Their dinner together began with compliments. It didn’t end that way.

Cooking | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/cooking0401web.jpg Recipes: Grilled cheese upgrades (just add veggies)

Better bread and interesting fillings take a beloved lunch counter staple to the next level.

Style Watch

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/28/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/sweater_alt.jpg Put some pep in your spring look with multicolor stripes

Whether vertical, horizontal, or diagonal, a classic look gets a cheery update.

Connections | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/20/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/The%20Way%20We%20Were.jpg Welcome, baby! Here’s what we were like before we were your parents

An expectant mom’s letter to her soon-to-be-born baby.

Things to Do

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/26/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/642168828.jpg Things to do in Greater Boston this spring

Your calendar of events, music, theater, museum exhibitions, and more for early April through mid-June.

Where to Eat

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/03/26/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/CryingThaiger_28nodine02_no.jpg Where to eat in Greater Boston

A selection of recent dining reviews from around the region, by Globe critics.

Comments

Letters to the editor of the Boston Globe Magazine

Readers react to Miss Conduct’s advice for sharing a summer house and an essay on a daughter’s last drive with her mom.

Boston Rocks

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/15/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/xref0611cover.jpg When Boston rocked

Take a tour of your youth with this ode to the gritty clubs, home-grown talent, and visiting acts that made Boston’s music scene so mesmerizing in the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s.

2017 Women & Power

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/10292017cover.jpg The Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Mass.

The Commonwealth Institute and the Globe Magazine acknowledge standout company and nonprofit leaders in fields ranging from construction to the arts.

2017 Top Places to Work

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/TPTWcover1119-3396.jpg Winning workplaces

More than 75,000 employees nominated nearly 340 workplaces across Massachusetts. The 125 best across four categories, small to largest, are here.

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