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

  • Michael Holley, 2002 Best Oddest Career Move
  • Cardinal Bernard Law, 2002 Best Most Audacious Comparison
  • Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, 2002 Best Example of Why Journalism Like This Is So Badly Needed Here

Most Viewed Winners

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • Himalayan Bistro, 2015 Best Indian Restaurant
  • Ostra, 2014 Best Seafood Restaurant