Monday and Wednesday — Blaze Pizza fundraiser with Edge Dance Company Boston University’s jazz and contemporary dance group, Edge, is having a fundraiser and holding auditions this week. The group performs at college showcases around the Boston area at MIT, BU, Northeastern, etc. The group is entirely student run and choreographed. Head down to Blaze […]

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There is something really special about a farmers market in the city. It is slightly out of place — the little white tents are dwarfed by the surrounding skyscrapers and the stacked crates of brightly colored produce beam cheerfully at taxis and pedestrians. But farmers markets work so perfectly, especially in Boston. Farmers markets provide […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis It’s the most wonderful time of the year. That’s right, free candy and Frankenstein costumes (or, better yet, Miley Cyrus costumes). This week’s roundup is dedicated to Halloweekend, as Boston has tons of haunted happenings scheduled. If you’re not into that, maybe you’ll enjoy the Vegetarian Food Festival or […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis Chances are, you’ll spend the next week or two in Mugar. Midterms are evil, but I digress. If you’re the type who wants a break at the end of the week, see what’s in store this weekend, starting with our bonus, week-day event on Wednesday. Vintage Bazaar & Book Sale […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis While you’re probably not running painfully low on dining points, chances are you’re starting to see your work money or family allowance disappear at your fingertips. Blame food (or the PBR). Either way, Boston’s got you covered with some fun events that are free, or at least inexpensive. Boston […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis There’s a ton happening this weekend, from music to free food to crazy shows. Here’s the roundup. Free Boston: A night of Live Art, Music & Social Good at Workbar Cambridge Few know how to have a good time on a budget better than the folks at The Boston Calendar. […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis Take advantage of the free events because they don’t last. Sure, there’s always the occasional promo on campus or National Doughnut Day over the summer, but the deals are less frequent and not as sweet as they are in September. Here’s a list of some free or low-cost events […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis Healthworks Fitness Center kicked off its self-defense training workshops last week, which are available through to Oct. 24. The gym organized a series of free workshops after the brutal murder of South Boston resident, Amy Lord, shook the city. Lord was on her way to a Healthworks to workout […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis Now that matriculation and SPLASH are behind us, it’s time to dive back into the city or start exploring it–here’s looking at you, freshmen. You can enjoy the city on a budget. In fact, some of the most interesting happenings in Boston are cheap or free. If you’re not […]

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