Chef Mark McCann of Shepard Restaurant takes first place in the 2015 Boston Fermentation Festival Pickle-Off in both the Judge's Choice and People's Choice awards during the third annual Fermentation Festival at the Boston Public MarketSunday. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Fermentation Festival draws in effervescent crowd with bold palates

Amidst the smell of hot cider doughnuts and fresh coffee at Boston Public Market, a community […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Her Campus Media hosted College Fashion Week at the Revere Hotel in Boston Saturday. PHOTO BY REBECCA ZENG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

College Fashion Week serves as stylish model of female empowerment

It was 6 p.m. on Saturday night and a long line of college students stood along […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
A recent Kaplan survey found that the number of law school applications will likely increase in the future. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Kaplan predicts increase in number of law school applicants

After years of dwindling interest in their field, law schools nationwide may see finally see more […]

by · October 1, 2015 · 1 comment · Features, Spotlight
The "What the Fluff?" festival celebrated the inventor of Fluff, Archibald Query, Saturday afternoon in Union Square. PHOTO BY ROSS HSU/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: Somerville celebrates marshmallowy goodness with “What the Fluff?”

“What the Fluff?”, this year’s edition of Somerville’s Fluff Festival, was one of the strangest events I […]

by · September 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Illuminus, a contemporary art event utilizing light, sound and projection, will take place Oct. 10 in the Fenway. PHOTO COURTESY RACHEL F. LUCAS

PREVIEW: Contemporary nighttime festival Illuminus to light up Boston

More than 30 art installations will light up the Fenway area Oct. 10, transforming Lansdowne Street […]

by · September 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
“Art in the Square,” housed in Chestnut Hill Square, is a free exhibit celebrating women empowerment by featuring artwork from local and international artists. PHOTO COURTESY LESLIE MEDALIE/LEARY PUBLIC RELATIONS

“Art in the Square” paints empowering, global portraits of women

Empowering women by showcasing the artwork of local and international female artists, Chestnut Hill Square mall […]

by · September 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The Black Market, a one-day marketplace featuring over 90 vendors, was held in the Cambridge Community Center on Sunday. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston area artists and community go indie at Black Market

Crowds walked through the gymnasium-turned-market as the $1 donations were accepted at the door. Using two […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Alex Miller and Ashley Wood of Cambridge enjoy food from the Boston Public Market on Sunday. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston Public Market embraces sustainable food products

Boston Public Market, located immediately above the Haymarket station on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, hosted […]

by · September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The Rose Kennedy Greenway will host “Let’s Dance Boston,” a free outdoor dance music party, from Sept.16 to Sept. 20. PHOTO COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

“Let’s Dance Boston” brings all the dancers to the yard

“Let’s Dance Boston,” a five-day outdoor dancing extravaganza run by Celebrity Series of Boston, begins Wednesday night on […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Starting Friday, The Institute of Contemporary Art will begin its new weekly Friday event series titled, “ICA After 5.” PHOTO COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Weekly ICA series to revive arts and crafts activities for adults

Plenty of venues compete for space on people’s weekend agendas, and the Institute of Contemporary Art […]

by · September 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight