The Boston Globe Magazine | April 14, 2019

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I broke up with plastic, and you can, too

Bidding adieu to the harmful material seems impossible. But a plastic-free movement is gaining traction across America. By Janelle Nanos

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‘We have some planes’: Inside the hijacking of Flight 11

The air traffic controller couldn’t decipher the ominous message as he struggled to contact the plane on September 11. And officials were in the dark even while flight attendants called colleagues on the ground to describe the terror unfolding in the sky.By Mitchell Zuckoff

A teacher’s advice for tiger, helicopter, and snowplow parents

David McCullough Jr. on what high schoolers need most. By David McCullough Jr.

Dinner with Cupid

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/0414CUPID.jpg Blind date: ‘Not feeling like you need a cellphone is one of the privileges of being a guy’

Will one dater’s disdain for constant connectivity create a disconnect?

Your Week Ahead

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/WEB_SSL2_20181019_100032_Edit.jpg Five things to do the week of April 15-21

Historical reenactments, school vacation week fun, a Nat King Cole tribute, and more.

Style Watch

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/WEBLindaGriffin-Sudbury-entry-JoyelleWest-2.jpg Making a grand entrance in Sudbury

A designer-homeowner creates a welcoming space behind her own front door.

On the Block

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/04/10/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/WEB0414Everett1.jpg For sale: Dutch Colonials in Everett and Lexington

These distinctive gambrel-roofed houses were part of a larger revival movement in the early 20th century.

Letters

Letters to the editor of the Boston Globe Magazine

Readers share their thoughts on uncooperative house guests and a cerebral Cupid column.

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.

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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.

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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?

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?

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.

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