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Creative Cooking: A New England Style Clam Bake (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Rana Florida | Posted 01.30.2014 | Taste
Rana Florida

Dig into the best ingredients that summer supplies -- little neck clams, cherry stone clams, shrimp, lobsters, mussels, corn on the cob, Andouille sausage -- without having to dig a fire pit or do any heavy lifting.

Remaining The World's Most Competitive City

Carol Kellermann | Posted 08.19.2013 | New York
Carol Kellermann

Highly educated talent is mobile and New York City, the center of the metro area, needs to advance policies that attract, retain and cultivate that talent.

The Bottom Line: For New England's Fishing Fleet It's Déjà vu All Over Again

Lee Crockett | Posted 08.12.2013 | Green
Lee Crockett

The tools to rein in overfishing and rebuild healthy populations have been there all along -- in the form of science-based catch limits required by the nation's top fishing law, the Magnuson-Stevens Act.

Getting Outdoors In The East

Oyster | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel
Oyster

From the tip of Maine to the Florida Keys, America's Eastern region is a diverse area filled with just about every type of terrain an active traveler could want: mountains, marshes, lakes, cliffs, forests and so much more.

Lessons from a Bully

Write for the Future | Posted 07.13.2013 | College
Write for the Future

by Marquis Lockett Death is the only word that could explain the looks on their faces. I wanted to know who died, but was too scared to ask. My father...

My Invisible Black Eye

Holly Robinson | Posted 06.25.2013 | Women
Holly Robinson

Not one person asked me how I got the black eye. Not the waitresses or the bartender, not the clerks behind the counters in the shops. Certainly, not the gas station attendant. Nobody asked. In fact, most people just kept their eyes averted from my face.

Am I Really Grandma Material?

Stephanie Gertler | Posted 06.05.2013 | Fifty
Stephanie Gertler

For me, becoming a grandmother felt like a greater transition than motherhood was. Motherhood held promise, youth and fertility. Becoming a grandmother reeked of age.

For the Sake of Cod, Stand With Us

John B. Kassel | Posted 06.03.2013 | Green
John B. Kassel

Now is not the time to push the limits of the law and set dangerously high catch levels. Now is not the time to bow to industry pressure. Now is not the time to risk this species for short-term gain.

Top 5 Summer Activities in New England (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 06.01.2013 | Travel
Oyster

In New England come the warmer months, the region turns into a bustling destination with beachgoers, outdoors enthusiasts, foodies and even visitors whose only plans are to watch the world go by from a chair on the front porch of a quaint B&B.

WATCH: 12-Year-Old Gives Amazing Gay Marriage Speech In Rhode Island

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A sixth grade student stunned the Rhode Island Senate judiciary committee with a profound speech on same-sex marriage. Twelve-year-old Matthew Lan...

littlefork, Hollywood's Best New Restaurant

Xaque Gruber | Posted 05.08.2013 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

As a native New Englander who lives in Los Angeles, I was excited to dine on a recent evening with a female friend. Every single item was outstandingly fresh, delicious and a menu I want to revisit again.

The Bottom Line: Changing Course for America's Oldest Fishery

Lee Crockett | Posted 05.04.2013 | Green
Lee Crockett

Why are cod and many other species of groundfish, or bottom dwellers, struggling to recover? Decades of heavy fishing depleted their numbers and damaged the ocean ecosystem. These fish now face additional challenges from climate change as New England waters hit record high temperatures in 2012.

You Say Blizzhawd, I Say Blizzard

Wendy Francis | Posted 04.13.2013 | Women
Wendy Francis

My husband and I approach snowstorms differently. It's not that we divide and conquer in the traditional ways you might expect, where he handles the outdoor work and I stock the pantry. Economically speaking, my approach is laissez-faire, while his is more, well, active intervention.

Post-Blizzard Skiing In New England

Posted 02.11.2013 | Travel

Winter Storm Nemo brought multiple feet of snow to towns across New England and new life to the region’s ski industry, which had ground its way thro...

Shovels, Snow Angels And Junk Food: Your Photos Of Winter Storm 'Nemo'

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 02.09.2013 | Green

The blizzard known as "Nemo" swept across the northeastern United States on Friday, whitening out New York, New Jersey, New England and other areas. F...

How Travelers Can Handle The Snow

Andrew Burmon | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Andrew Burmon

Remember when snow storms were fun?

PHOTOS: Cozy Vermont B&Bs

Oyster | Posted 04.08.2013 | Travel
Oyster

If there's one word that describes Vermont: scenic.

The End of the New England Fisherman?

Sea to Table | Posted 04.07.2013 | Green
Sea to Table

Last week marked a historic turning point for many fishing communities when the New England Fishery Management Council approved deep cuts to the cod q...

Jason Linkins

Bitter Republican Party Won't Even Acknowledge New England's Existence Anymore

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

UPDATE, 1/9/2012: Good news, America! The House Republican Conference has decided to pursue a 50-state strategy, and now the weird blank space on thei...

Climate Change Challenges New England Fishermen

Sea to Table | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
Sea to Table

For years scientists have been blaming fishermen for depleted cod stocks in the Gulf of Maine, but now evidence points to another culprit -- climate c...

The Bottom Line: Don't Remove Protection When Cod Need It Most

Lee Crockett | Posted 02.19.2013 | Green
Lee Crockett

New England is famous for cod fishing. But the industry is ailing -- and the cure being proposed might be worse than the disease.

A Feast of Seven (Sustainable) Fishes

Sea to Table | Posted 02.16.2013 | Home
Sea to Table

Among all the ways to celebrate the holidays, we can't help but be partial to the Mediterranean tradition of the Feast of the Seven Fishes, a seafood-...

A Choir in Our Midst

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 02.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Jack Schimmelman

As autumn tenderly gives a reprieve from a week of icy overtures that have prophesized winter's entrance, a gentle community gathers in history's architecture. Autumn segues into her next residence. Christmas prepares.

The Poetry Of Travel

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Poetry. Poetry and travel. Do they go together? Are they secret lovers -- or at least good pals?

Marijuana Legalization Push Ramping Up In Northeast

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

State lawmakers across New England are preparing legislation to legalize marijuana for recreational use, building on recent victories for the movement...