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Tuesday, Nov 30
J Squared's Hot Holiday Happenings

J Squared’s Hot Holiday Happenings: The holiday season is squarely upon us and it is certainly a season of celebration. So here to help us wade through the veritable cornucopia of concerts, seasonal menus, events, and other happenings this holiday season are our resident insiders J Squared. Jared Bowen and Jan Saragoni.
Jared's Holiday Picks:
Arts

It’s ChristmasTime” at Reagle Music Theatre, Dec. 3-12
Darling Divas Deck the Holidays” at New Repertory Theatre, Dec. 18-23
Mrs. Grinchley’s Christmas Carol” at Machine, Dec. 2-19
Striking 12” at SpeakEasy Stage Company, Dec 8 – Jan 2

Happening
Teddy Bear Tea at Four Seasons Hotel, Daily at 4pm, Dec. 1-23

Jan's Holiday Picks:
Food

Sweet Holidays at the Langham, Boston. Saturday Chocolate Bar and Sunday Brunch with Holiday Carolers.

Happening
Boston Common Holiday Tree Lighting, Dec. 2.

Events
Radio City Christmas Spectacular Dec. 3
Longwood Symphony Orchestra at Jordan Hall
Nutcracker through Dec. 31
Andrea Bocelli, Dec. 5
Blind Boys of Alabama, Berklee Performance Center, Dec.11

Shopping
Copley Society (COSO) “Holiday Small Works”
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Wednesday, March 14, 2012       Listen 897

The Great Back Bay Blackout
After a smoky electrical transformer fire knocked out power to about 21,000 homes and businesses, sections of the neighborhood are getting back online. But problems are expected to persist into tonight. We’ll have the latest.

Guests:
  Garrett Quinn, WGBH contributor and author of the Less is More blog on Boston.com
  Meg Mainzer-Cohen, president of the Back Bay Association
  Marcia Gregg, a Back Bay resident who (along with her family) lost power (and still doesn’t have it)
  David Jacobs, publisher and editor The Boston Courant, covers Back Bay, South End Beacon Hill and Fenway

The Baffler Is Back
The self-described “journal that blunts the cutting edge” is back in print after a two-year hiatus. The Baffler’s latest issue of scathing media, political and cultural criticism hits newsstands tomorrow. And no cow is sacred. (Not even the one that pays its bills).

Guests:
  John Summers, editor of The Baffler
  Thomas Frank, journalist and author of books like What’s The Matter With Kansas? and most recently, Pity The Billionaire. Founding editor of The Baffler

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