Reflections on the Marathon Bombings A Year Later

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A lifelong resident of Boston, Liam Day reflects on his city’s resiliency in the face of terror and the need to wrestle with the questions the bombings raise.

The Spark Is There, Our Job Is To Ignite It

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Dan Szczesny sees kids who are in awe of nature from the very start, and does all he can to ignite that passion rather than dampen it.

To Be Takei shows George Takei to be more inspiring than we know

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Dillan DiGiovanni reviews To Be Takei, a documentary of the inspiring life of actor, George Takei

Firefighters Hunt Ruins, Find Lost Ring for Widow

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Boston crew fulfills a promise after last week’s deadly blaze.

Firefighter Dads Sing Song from Frozen to Little Girl Trapped in Elevator [Video]

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Two Boston firefighters rescued a frightened little girl trapped in a elevator by singing Disney’s “Let It Go” until she was calm enough to climb out with her family.

1996: Guyhood … the Early Years (Part 1)

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While you chewed your Betty Rubble vitamin, what else happened in 1996?

I Once Thought Drinking Made Me Irish

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On St. Patrick’s Day, Liam Day reflects on a time when he thought he needed to drink to be Irish.

What Gentlemen’s Clubs Showed Me About Being a Woman

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Sarah Caouette had several experiences with strip clubs, and each time she vowed never to go back. Now she knows why.

Homeless for the Holidays

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Conrad Liveris used to believe homelessness was a choice. He now sees it as something that impacts us all.

A Boy’s Life Is Changed On A Jamaican Road

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Some lessons change a life. Some lessons change as many as they can. Jeff Bogle shares the moment that changed his . . .

Finding a Safe Haven in Boston

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Haven Retreat comes to Boston for a unique and powerful four day experience…and will offer a special discount to anyone who contacts us from the Good Men Project!

Who Will Win the World Series? Let’s Ask Dad

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Today is Game 1 of the World Series. We wanted to know if dads had any predictions, so Carter Gaddis asked them.

Open Sesame: When Technology Helps Us Become Greener—Almost Like Magic

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The Sesame Ring helps make riding public transportation easier and more fun, by providing access with a wave of the hand.

25 Ways Moving Is as Stressful as Death

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The “Love, Recorded” Guide to Staying Sane (and Married) While Moving, in 25 Points.

About Fathers and Sons and. . . Golf

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Never as good as his father was, Liam Day hasn’t played golf in 5 years. But last week his father turned 76. Perhaps it’s time to get back out on the links for a final round or two.

My Life With The Grimms of Humboldt County

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Meth, bikers, hoarders, and a semester at Humboldt State University. Rob Roberge recounts a harrowing attempt to get clean while getting a degree.