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North African harissa and spices coat sauteed shrimp served on yogurt sauce

Here, harissa is tossed with shrimp and lemon, then sauteed quickly with toasted caraway, coriander, and cumin. Spoon it on a cooling yogurt sauce.

A running list of the 18 food vendors coming to Hub Hall near TD Garden

A new food hall is coming to Boston this winter, and already the lineup is looking delicious.

At ChezCasa in Salem, a highly trained chef is making your lunch and dinner

After years of working in someone else’s kitchen, Keenan Langlois is on his own, preparing sandwiches, pasta sauces, and everything else from scratch.

Skillet magazine combines millennial visuals with age-old cooking wisdom

Skillet magazine’s content is geared toward young adults and aims to engage them in conversations about healthy habits and promote social aspects of cooking and eating real food together.

Banners sports bar at the Hub on Causeway opens today. Here’s a look inside

The crowning achievement of the 25,000-square-foot tavern: The biggest in-restaurant LED TV screen on the East Coast.

Your silence tells me all I need to know

In the third installment of the (Unsent) Love Letters series, a young woman waits for her former partner to choose.

Love Letters

My mom and my boyfriend aren’t speaking

I feel I have to sort through their individual problems and the problems they have with each other. It’s leaving me drained, exhausted, and very much alone.

Durum pasta is bringing the North End to the North Shore

The Lynn shop opened in mid-September and ever since, people have been lining up for house-made cheese ravioli, fresh and frozen pasta, sauces, and prepared dishes.

For Cambridge-based Rasmussen brothers, a steady ‘Crawl’ into Hollywood

Shawn and Michael Rasmussen, who are based in Cambridge, wrote this summer’s ferocious alligator thriller “Crawl,” working with horror icons Alexandre Aja and Sam Raimi.

Looking back on 50 years: A Q & A with Rachael Ray

In “Rachael Ray 50: Memories and Meals from a Sweet and Savory Life,” Ray looks back over her first five decades with essays and recipes focused on themes that are important to her: family, friends, and work.

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‘Avengers’ alum Robert Downey Jr. talks to animals in first ‘Dolittle’ trailer

West Newbury’s own John Cena voices a polar bear in the adventure film, out in January.

Sarah Silverman discusses empathy, mental health, and what’s more important than being funny

The comedian, who was born and raised in New Hampshire, spoke at this year’s New Yorker Festival and appears in documentary “Laughing Matters,” about comics who live with mental illness.

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