About this capture
30°Mostly Sunny Weather | Traffic | Ski
Mar. 13, 2009
Updated: 4:16 PM
Local Search Site Search
INSIDE BOSTON.COM
Bringing it back, that old-school rap
Take a trip back to '90s hip-hop with KRS-ONE (left) and other artists performing in Boston.
Upcoming hip-hop shows  |  Weekend events
Menino: 'Steady progress' in union talks
Video: Jon Stewart rips into Jim Cramer
Love Letters: Why can't we be friends?
Chat transcript: Ty Burr talks movies
Miss Conduct: Friday the 13th superstitions
Guide: St. Patrick's Day events
SPORTS
CELTICS
Back in action
After spraining his ankle last week, Rajon Rondo says he will play tonight.
GLOBE 10.0 Are the Celtics too banged up?
JOBS »
Search |Post resume |Tools |Advice |Events
THE JOB DOC
Laid off — again!
Many can't fathom how multiple job losses happen to a person. It's quite easy.
SURVEY How many contacts do you have?
MORE
CARS »
Buy |Blog |Advice |New deals |Used deals
Quicker EVs from MIT
A new lithium-ion battery from MIT promises to recharge electric cars in five minutes. Will it work?
MORE
HOMES »
Buy |Rent |Foreclosures |Place an ad
Prison land for condos?
The group advocating protection for Walden Woods, at left, now wants low-cost condos built on prison land.
MORE
LIFESTYLE
Weddings |Food |Fashion |Moms
Brain injury stories
"Brain Injury X-posed," an exhibit at the State House, provides a glimpse of what could lie ahead for victims.
Read the Globe story
BOSTON SHOPS Sign up for sales and tips
ODDS & ENDS
Horoscope |Crossword |Comics |Lottery
Cartoon caption contest
What kind of power is at the State House? Send us your take in this week's contest!
Today in History - March 13
Play Boston.com's snow plow game
SEARCH FOR NONPROFITS
Volunteer at a local nonprofit and make a difference today.
Food donations needed
Volunteer at LifeSavor
Walk for Hunger
Amtrak to get $1.3b stimulus
About half the funds will be spent on increasing capacity and upgrading the Northeast corridor. (AP, 3:51 p.m.)
Happy 20th birthday, World Wide Web!
From the first e-mail to Facebook, here's a look at some highlights in the history of the Web.
Web woven deep into our lives | Boston.com in 1995
Madoff files appeal
to get out of jail
Bernard Madoff's lawyers are appealing a judge's decision to send him to jail to await sentencing.
(AP, 3:17 p.m.)
MORE MADOFF COVERAGE
Some Boston teens fault Rihanna for assault
Nearly half of Boston teens surveyed said pop star Rihanna was responsible for the beating she allegedly took at the hands of Chris Brown. (Globe)
Finneran recommended for disbarment
A state board ruled that House speaker Thomas Finneran should face the same penalty as any other attorney convicted of a felony. (Boston Globe, 12:16 p.m.)
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
OPINION
FROM THE BLOGS
Updates​|​Local​|​Nation​|​World​|​Politics​|​Obituaries
BUSINESS
Updates |Personal Finance |Technology |Healthcare
BOSTON CAPITAL
The view from Staples
Want a window into America's business economy? Look at Staples. It was true 15 months ago, and it's true today, the Globe's Steven Syre writes.
MORE
Book a trip
  • From
  • To
Departs

Returns
  • No of rooms
  • Rating
  • Adults
  • Children
TWITTER Follow @BostonUpdate or @BostonPopular
FACEBOOK Become a fan of Boston.com
 
THINGS TO DO
GET OUT See our event picks for this weekend
PHOTOS Britney-oke at Kings | More hotshots pics
Sign up for Things to Do mobile alerts | OR A&E;
MORE Movies | Restaurants | Top events | See all events
 
MOST E-MAILED
  1. Many Boston teens surveyed say Rihanna is at fault for assault
  2. A head with a heart
  3. The Ink Tank: a daily roundup of editorial cartoons
  4. London from above, at night
  5. Seal takes a trip to the dentist
  6. Justice Ginsburg addresses rapt audience at New England School of Law
  7. West treats East
RECOMMENDED SEARCHES
ABOUT THIS LIST
YOUR TOWN
NEWTONThree new principals named, taking the bus, and Salzer a finalist in Andover
WALTHAMContact Improvisation, weekend movie options, and a Ballroom Dance party
NEEDHAMWhy we love Needham, Needham Gives Back, and School Committee open house
WELLESLEYGetting teens to ride the bus, MassBay loses, and a literacy event
ALSO:Metro Boston |North |Northwest |West |South
VIDEO
Sports |Movies |Weather |News |
<object classid="clsid:d27cdb6e-ae6d-11cf-96b8-444553540000" codebase="https://web.archive.org/web/20090313202021oe_/http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=9,0,0,0" width="328" height="320" id="player7" align="middle"> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="false"/> <param name="movie" value="http://www.boston.com/partners/brightcove/player7.swf"/><param name="quality" value="high"/><param name="bgcolor" value="#ffffff"/> <embed src="https://web.archive.org/web/20090313202021oe_/http://www.boston.com/partners/brightcove/player7.swf" quality="high" bgcolor="#ffffff" width="328" height="320" name="player7" align="middle" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="false" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer"/> </object>
SEARCH VIDEO
COMMUNITY
Photographer
of the Week
Caitlin Smith of Arlington looks for unlikely subjects and unusual angles on her travels.
MORE PHOTOS IN RAW
4-day school week gains momentum
With the nation's school districts strapped for cash, more are considering a schedule that makes working parents cringe: Class only four days a week. (AP)
MORE IN BOMOMS
YOUR COMMENTS
What are your favorite Irish films?
My all time favorites would be ''The Matchmaker,'' ''The Quiet Man,'' and ''In the Name of the Father.''
– kshaw75
MORE DISCUSSIONS
NEW ENGLAND BLOGS
Musings of Domenico Bettinelli
Now that I finally have a yard to call my own, I can fulfill my dream of having a working vegetable garden.
MORE LOCAL BLOGS
CHATS
1 P.M. TUES Personal finance chat with Cheryl Costa
CHATS SCHEDULE AND TRANSCRIPTS
INSIDE BOSTON.COM
PARTY PHOTOS
See who was out on the town in Bill Brett's photos
U2 IN SOMERVILLE
The Irish rockers played Somerville; check out photos
SKIING THIS WEEKEND?
Take a ride up Vermont's Route 100 — the Skier's Highway
THE INK TANK
The top editorial cartoons from around the US
PLUS...
Home| Today's Globe| News| Business| Sports| Lifestyle| A&E| Things to Do| Travel| Cars| Jobs| Homes| Local Search
CONTACT BOSTON.COM​|​Help​|​Feedback​|​Advertise​|​Work here​|​Privacy Policy|<a href="https://web.archive.org/web/20090313202021/http://members.boston.com/reg/login.do?dispatch=loginpage&amp;p1=Foot_ContactBostonCom_Newsletters">Newsletters</a>​|​Mobile​|​RSS feeds​|​Sitemap​|​Make Boston.com your home page
CONTACT THE BOSTON GLOBE​|​Subscribe​| Manage your subscription​|​Advertise​|​Boston Globe Extras|The Boston Globe Store​|​Reprints​| © NY Times Co.
<img src="https://web.archive.org/web/20090313202021im_/http://nytbglobe.112.2o7.net/b/ss/nytbglobe/1/G.5--NS/0?pageName=Boston.com%20home%20page&amp;ch=Home%20page" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/>
HOMETODAY'S GLOBENEWSBUSINESSSPORTSLIFESTYLEA&ETHINGS TO DOTRAVELCARSCarsJOBSJobsHOMESHomesLOCAL SEARCHLocal Search
SoxPatsBruinsCelticsDirt DogsMazz
Buy a carSell your carNew dealsUsed deals