The Boston Globe Magazine | February 10, 2019

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Blind dates: A behind-the-scenes look at Dinner with Cupid on its 10th anniversary

Fearless Cupid daters spilled some surprising revelations about the (sometimes cringeworthy) experience. By Melissa Schorr

Images from AP and Adobe Stock; Globe staff photo illustration

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Who killed Jean McConville? Did a secret archive at Boston College hold clues?

The widowed Irish mother was dragged away from her 10 children in Belfast in 1972. They never heard from her again. By Patrick Radden Keefe

I’m a Rhodes Scholar. Do I deserve to be an American citizen?

There’s a good chance that after I leave the United States to go to Oxford, I will not be allowed back, because of DACA’s uncertain status. By Jin Park

An Alex Katz print hangs above an antique Chinese console just past the entry door, painted a rich, glossy red. The Back Bay is visible through the windows of the den, at the far end of the hallway.

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An Alex Katz print hangs above an antique Chinese console just past the entry door, painted a rich, glossy red. The Back Bay is visible through the windows of the den, at the far end of the hallway.

This waterfront Back Bay condo is built for modern aging

A gut rehab offers stunning Charles River views and sleek accommodations for a Boston couple as they grow older — including wider doorways that can fit a wheelchair.By Marni Elyse Katz

Milk Street’s Christopher Kimball (right) and his fennel-rosemary porchetta.

Connie Miller/CB Creatives; Channing Johnson/Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street

Milk Street’s Christopher Kimball (right) and his fennel-rosemary porchetta.

Chris Kimball of Milk Street joins the Globe Magazine’s weekly Cooking column

Check out his recipes for a roast with Italian flavors, an Australian take on pulled pork, and a weeknight-friendly schnitzel. By Christopher Kimball

Dinner with Cupid

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0210DavidMax.jpg Blind date: ‘I asked about her dating history, and that filled most of our meal’

Will too much talk about their exes haunt this date?

Cutting Edge | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0210WebRadian.jpg Do women really care about pants pockets?

A startup with MIT ties aims to serve women who expect their pockets to hold stuff.

The Kicker | Magazine

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0210HumorWEB.jpg What I thought I’d be doing at age 50, according to my childhood self

I would be quite elderly and probably close to death at all times. And I would live in a glass penthouse and drive a talking car.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/08/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0210thingstodo.jpg Things to do in Greater Boston this winter

Your seasonal calendar of events, music, theater, and more.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/WEB0210Pagu.jpg Where to eat in Greater Boston

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

globe staff photo illustration; adobe stock

Connections | Magazine

He who laughs last

My lighthearted grandfather was in pain, and out of jokes. What could I do?

Comments

Letters to the editor of the Globe Magazine

Readers write in about Dave Barry’s year-end wrap-up, the Globe’s picks for Bostonians of the Year, and more.

Best New Restaurants

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/01/24/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Restaurant%20Hero%20Image%20(1).jpg The 37 best new restaurants in Boston and the suburbs

Dozens of inventive new spots to try, including fast-casual and top picks north, west, and south of the city.

Special projects

Special projects

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/17/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/laura1104webcrop.jpg Help was just a few feet away.

My wife, Laura Levis, did everything she could to save herself when the asthma attack began. She went to Somerville Hospital and called 911, too. How could she have been left to die just outside the emergency room?

2018 Bostonians of the Year

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/21/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/BOTYcover.jpg 2018 Bostonians of the Year: Meet the winners and the 7 inspiring honorable mentions

For inspiring us with their new style of leadership and making history along the way, congresswoman-elect Ayanna Pressley and Red Sox manager Alex Cora are our Bostonians of the Year. Plus, 7 outstanding honorable mentions.

2018 Top Places to Work

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/06/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/11182018cover.jpg What companies have the happiest workers in Massachusetts?

Find out which companies made the list of the Top Places to Work in four size categories. Plus, how businesses are boosting productivity, supporting parents, striving for a healthy work-life balance, and more.

2018 Women & Power

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/06/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/2018Women.jpg 2018 Women & Power

Check out the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts. Plus, sage advice from some of the state top female executives.

Good reads

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/07/17/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/cover0722mom[1].jpg Motherhood brings the most dramatic brain changes of a woman’s life

So why does prenatal care ignore the topic altogether?

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