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HONEST PINT: HOPSTERS’ BEER FOR HOME: BECAUSE YOU CAN HAVE IT THERE NOW

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Hopsters has been churning out a house-made brand of craft ales since receiving its commercial brewing license in June (a rotating lineup is on tap at the on-site bar). But now you can get the sudsy goods at select booze depots (from a list that keeps expanding). Continue reading

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WINTER SPORTS GUIDE

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Consider this portal to your quick-glance guide as something to keep on hand throughout the season, no matter whether you’re a New England winter virgin, or so experienced that you laugh in the face of three-to-five inches. Continue reading

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BROAD STREET RIOT SOFT-OPENS IN FORMER BLUE INC. SPACE DOWNTOWN

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The fate of Hell’s Kitchen alum and Back Bay Harry’s owner Jason Santos’ restaurant, Blue Inc., his first post-Gargoyles on the Square haunt, has been speculated upon for several weeks. That speculation is over, and you can test out the new waters yourself this Friday night. Continue reading

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‘NAUTTY PROFESSORS: EXPERIMENTING DOESN’T STOP AT THE SPIGOT

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“[Aeronaut] is a space where people can come and spend time and immerse themselves in atmosphere,” says Holmes, explaining the concept that sparked the idea for creating a beer hall. “It’s a Somerville gathering place.” Continue reading

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BAR HAVOC: SEARCHING FOR KAREN

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Salem was expected to have 100,000 people milling around this year, and my friend Meg and I wanted to make sure we procured some bar seats in town. We settled into our watering hole and downed pumpkin ales and shots of Fireball. Continue reading

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LAST GOOD NIGHT: THE NORTH END’S LONE IRISH PUB IS POURING ITS LAST PINT

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Goody Glover’s, tragically, is closing up for the last time at the end of the month. And in a neighborhood marred by gentrification and rising rents, the loss will be felt by all who have lingered for hours there over a beer. Continue reading

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BAR HAVOC: NOT TOO KEENE

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Unless you’ve been living under a pumpkin, you’ve probably heard about the Pumpkin Festival riot near Keene State College the other week. Continue reading