Four Nations Unite to Realize 400th Commemoration Program for 2020

March 14, 2019

Four nations are set to unite and share their 2020 Commemoration Program plans for the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower Voyage with an audience of guests invited to attend the event, which will be hosted today at the New England Historical Genealogical Society in Boston. Presenters will include representatives from Mayflower 400, Leiden 2020, Plymouth… Read More

A beginner’s guide to ordering French wine like a Francophile from 1855 Bar à Vins

From Boston.com A wine from Burgundy, Bordeaux, or the Loire Valley is a great place to start. Nathan Derri is the sommelier at the newly opened 1855 Bar à Vins in the Back Bay, so he has a very strong handle on French wines. If you don’t, don’t sweat it, he said. “I can see how French wine… Read More

Taj Boston’s Renovation Will Include a Rooftop Restaurant

Developers have formally pitched a major refresh of the luxury Taj Boston hotel — originally the country’s first Ritz-Carlton — to the city’s planning agency. From Boston Business Journal The hotel, located at the corner of Newbury and Arlington streets, faces the Boston Public Garden and dates to 1927. A development team, led by hospitality… Read More

Social Media Seminar at Joe’s American Bar & Grill

March 20, 8:00 am

Learn from industry leaders how social media can help you successfully build your business. PANEL SPEAKERS Hannah Huke, Marketing Director of the Briar Group JQ Louise, Lifestyle Influencer and Fork Lift columnist at the Boston Herald Lauren Metter, Founder of Metter Media SEMINAR SCHEDULE 8 a.m. | Registration 8:30 a.m. | Panel Begins 9:15 a.m. | Networking 10… Read More

Open House at School of Fashion Design

March 30, 10 am - 2 pm

Learn more about the School of Fashion Design’s opportunities to continue your fashion education. Meet faculty the School of Fashion Design, tour their studio classrooms, and see sketching, pattern making, sewing, and draping in action!  This open house can serve as a guided journey through the fashion design learning process from concept to finished garment! Please note… Read More

Kicks & Coffee Networking Event at Nike

March 16, 8:15 am

On Saturday, March 16th, Nike Newbury Street will be hosting a Kicks & Coffee Networking Event in honor of Air Max Month centered around the Evolution of Air. Join Nike store leadership for for coffee, mingling with Nike representatives and your neighbors, before learning about how the ‘Air’ technology has evolved over time Space is… Read More

From The Boston Globe: Styling hair for nearly six decades and counting

Patrice Vinci is a long time Newbury Street face with beauty in her blood. Ten years ago, Patrice Vinci opened her own salon on Boston’s Newbury Street. She has colored actors’ hair for films such as “Black Mass,” “Manchester by the Sea,” “Chappaquiddick,” “Catch Me If You Can,” and “American Hustle.” Patrice Vinci Salon also… Read More

Stephen King Makes $1.25 Million Gift to New England Historic Genealogical Society

Bestselling Author Stephen King and Wife Tabitha Make $1.25 Million Gift to Advance Educational Programming at American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society on Newbury Street Bestselling author Stephen King and his wife Tabitha have made a gift of $1.25 million through the Stephen & Tabitha King Foundation to New England Historic Genealogical Society… Read More

Style Your Threads at the School of Fashion Design

March 20, 6 - 7:30 pm

Join Style Your Threads and the School of Fashion Design to learn how to refresh your wardrobe for Spring. “Best of Boston” stylist Geraldine Cole will provide expert tips and advice on which basics should be in every closet, and how to style your existing favorite pieces in your wardrobe. Do you have that one piece you… Read More

1855 Bar à Vins is Now Open

1855 Bar à Vins, from the team behind La Voile, is now open with more than 250 French wines. 1855 Bar à Vins has opened at 259 Newbury Street, right above sister restaurant La Voile.  The new restaurant, born out of the La Voile team’s love of wine, pays homage to Bordeaux wines with its name:… Read More