This pasta dish might change the way you cook with corn

Top curvy pasta with fresh summer corn sauce.

Big Green Monster cukes? Rooftop garden thrives at Fenway

There’s more green at Fenway Park than the infield or the monster wall. The Red Sox are growing vegetables and herbs in a rooftop garden.

Why buy when DIY produces healthier, cheaper peanut butter?

For many parents, back to school time means back to packing lunch for the kids. And that means it’s time to revisit that old lunchbox mainstay, the peanut butter sandwich.

Child & Family Agency cookbook sure to please many palates

From refreshing summer salads and grilled meats and fish to hearty winter soups and stews, plus luscious desserts for every season, you’ll find it all in “Palate Pleasers,” a new cookbook published by and for the benefit of Child & Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut.





Taking stock of the season’s visitors

One by one the migrants arrived, as they have for ages, guided by stars, electro-magnetism and plenty of mystery.

Becoming a cancer patient

Part two in a series on life after a breast cancer diagnosis at age 31.



Upcoming concerts and shows

Tom Rush — Dec. 11 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $45, $48

Kat Edmonson — Nov. 6 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $35

Slash — Sept. 18 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $35-$45

Ace Frehley — Sept. 23 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $35-$50

Cold War Kids — Oct. 23 at Toad's Place, New Haven; tickets on sale now; $20, $25