Best Move in Boston

2002 Best Move

Cornel West

The departure of noted Harvard hip-hop scholar Cornel West for Princeton

1999 Best Move

Mitt Romney’s to Utah

If Mitt cleans up the Salt Lake City Olympics, maybe he can run for the Senate again—this time, from Utah—without having to run against a Kennedy…Read More

1995 Best Move

Peter Berlandi, Weld’s chief fundraiser

After resigning his controversial gigs as a consultant to two large Big Dig contractors, Berlandi, a Democrat, landed in clover with a $5,000-a-month contract with the Republican Governors Association…Read More

1994 Best Move

Fresh

Boston

Nuts About Beauty, our favorite purveyor of natural body-care products and feel-good ephemera, has changed its name and moved to Newbury Street…Read More

Most Viewed Winners of Media/Politics

  • “Street priest.”, 2002 Best Euphemism, for "Pedophile"
  • Thinking her mike was turned off after a television speech, Jane Swift jokes that she was “in a firing mood.”, 2002 Best Slip since George W. Bush Called That Times Reporter an Asshole
  • Cornel West, 2002 Best Move

Most Viewed Winners

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • Muckykids Art Studio, 2015 Best Craft Spot, Kids
  • John da Silva, Spoke, 2015 Best Chef, Up-and-Coming