101 things every Bostonian should know

What's a Smoot? Who was Melnea Cass? And where can you find food bargains, cheap sports tickets, late-night postal service, and free health care? We've got the answers, and that's just a start. Take this quiz to test your knowledge, then read more below.

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From books to baked beans, and more ...

Where to grab a bit 24 hours a day and more local tips

Where to ...

Get the best local food, score a deal for your home, and more.
How to snag a spot in the Boston Marathon

How to ...

Get into museums for free, snag a spot in the marathon, and more.
Must-know Bostonians

Must-know Bostonians

From Melnea Cass to Fannie Farmer, learn more about these famous folks.
Must-know historical facts

Must-know historical facts

Can't remember the details around the Great Molasses Flood? Learn more.
Books with local ties

Books with a local flavor

Not sure what to download on your Kindle next? Here are some suggestions.
Gone Baby Gone

10 movies filmed locally

You'll recognize many of the locations that appear in these films.
Transportation tips

Transportation tips

Find out how to avoid the long line at the RMV, and more.