Friday, February 1, 2013
Here's some additional facts about Sunday's big game we bet you didn't know, and some more useful information including kickoff time and where to watch the game in the South End.
Watching the Super Bowl with friends can leave a lot of us feeling like information haves and have-nots. While some of us have been following the teams, their players, strategy, and statistics since the day we were born, others at least know who the quarterbacks are and that they are the ones who throw the ball. Whether you're looking to impress the sports nerds in the room with a few of your own facts, or you're simply a true connoisseur of arguably useless knowledge, here's some fun trivia for you about Super Bowl 2013. Five Fun Facts About the Super Bowl So who will come out with the title? Finally, here's some actual useful knowledge to have heading into Sunday. Who: The Ravens vs. The 49ers Kickoff Time: Sunday, Feb. 3 at 6:30 p.m. …
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Serve up these game-day recipes from by your favorite Boston food trucks.
With a big football game just around the corner, Boston’s new and veteran food truck chefs and owners have marked the occasion, and the start of the April 2013 vending season, by sharing some of their menu items and recipes that make for great game day – or any day – eating. -------------- The Cod Squad, Captain Marden's Seafoods food truck’s Scalibut Cakes Makes about 10 3/4 lb fresh halibut fillet 3/4 lb fresh sea scallops 1/2 cup diced green pepper 1/2 cup diced red pepper 1/4 cup diced purple onion 1 tsp. Lawry's Seasoning 4-5oz. Mayonnaise 1 egg, well beaten Panko breadcrumbs 1. Blanch scallops and halibut, cut into 1/4" pieces, set aside 2. Combine red/green peppers and onion in a large bowl and add Lawry's seasoning. 3. Add …
Saturday, February 4, 2012
Here's some additional facts about Sunday's big game we bet you didn't know, and some more useful information including kickoff time.
Watching the Super Bowl with friends can leave a lot of us feeling like information haves and have-nots. While some of us have been following the Patriots team, its players, its strategy, and its statistics since the day we were born, others at least know who Tom Brady is and that he's the one who throws the ball. Whether you're looking to impress the sports nerds in the room with a few of your own facts, or you're simply a true connoisseur of arguably useless knowledge, here's some fun trivia for you about Super Bowl 2012. Five Fun Facts About the Super Bowl So who will come out with a fourth title? Finally, here's some actual useful knowledge to have heading into Sunday. Where: Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. Kickoff Time: …
Five things to do in Boston this weekend.
It’s African-American History Month, and it’s one of the warmest winters on record. Take part in both with an African-American Patriots walking tour. The tour starts at the Freedom Trail Visitor Information Center Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. Tickets are $6–12. Take the Orange Line to Downtown Crossing and walk three minutes to the visitor center. This is your last weekend to see the Museum of Fine Art’s “Degas and the Nude.” The exhibit, co-produced by the MFA and Museé d’Orsay in Paris, showcases pieces painted throughout the artist’s career. Take the Orange Line to the Green Line E Branch to the Museum of Fine Arts Stop and cross Huntington Avenue to the museum. Yes, most of this week’s list is about getting a little culture in …
Friday, February 3, 2012
Police will be out in full force, using a helicopter to keep a tight lid on the Fenway and North Station areas Sunday.
Boston police are urging Patriots fans to celebrate responsibly this weekend but are planning to keep tight control of the city in case things get out of control. To help them keep an eye on fans, especially in the Fenway and North Station areas, police will have helicopters out that can take incriminating photos of out-of-control partiers or quickly direct officers to any problem areas, according to anarticle in the Boston Herald. “Don’t do things that will get you in trouble, because our detectives will pursue anyone who breaks things and assaults people,” Boston police Commissioner Edward F. Davis said, according to the story. “They will track people down.” To help set guidelines for enjoying the game in a way that keeps fans out of …
Monday, January 30, 2012
Promoboxx is helping the car brand to better circulate its ads online, according to WBUR. Grade this Chevy Super Bowl ad:
With the hometown Patriots in the Super Bowl, Promoboxx, a two-year-old Internet marketing startup that recently moved to the South End, has also made it to the big game, according to WBUR (see full story). The local company, with only six full-time employees, is helping Chevrolet, through its local dealers, spread its Super Bowl ads online, including the one above, according to WBUR. “From a small startup marketing perspective, it’s huge,” Promoboxx CEO Ben Carcio told WBUR.