News and Events

More than 38,000 Valentine's sent to BCH kids!
Thanks to everyone who took 5 minutes out of their day to send a Valentine to a child at Boston Children's Hospital last week. The kids received more than 38,000 messages of love and support from places as far away as Japan!   
BIDMC New Entrance Open
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s New Emergency Entrance: Now Open! Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s (BIDMC) Berenson Emergency Department patient drop-off and walk-in entrance is now open. The entrance permanently relocated to the...
BIDMC Announces New Emergency Entrance
Important news for BIDMC patients, staff and visitors:   On Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 7 a.m., Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s (BIDMC) Emergency Department patient drop-off and walk-in entrance will permanently relocate to the Rosenberg building...
Got plans for tonight?
THURSDAY 2/7/2019 Sure, it's a dreary New England day, but the Isabella Stewart Gardner has an eclectic evening planned with a live performance John Cage's "Lecture on Nothing." some hip happenings tonight to shake those winter doldrums! The Museum'...
It's Truck Day!
Not only are we celebrating the 6th Super Bowl win for our beloved Patriots, but it is also TRUCK DAY! All the team's essentials are loaded and ready for the trip south to Spring Training. Opening Day for the Red Sox is April 9, 2019! Bring on...
It's cold outside - get some hot chocolate!
Thursday, January 31st It's National Hot Chocolate Day!  First considered a food of the gods by the Maya in 900 AD, cocoa was originally made with chili peppers and water. Today you can indulge in the classic beverage in a variety of flavors—...
Area Road Closures for Superbowl Sunday Night
The City of Boston has released information about road closures and traffic restrictions that will be in place Sunday night during and after Super Bowl LIII. The restrictions are subject to change, as Boston Police "will implement additional...
Harvard leads the way on decarbonizing health care
Harvard Medical School, teaching hospitals, clinical institutes sign joint commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Reducing the carbon footprint of health care institutions is a critical step toward broader efforts to curb...
Colleges of the Fenway Celebrate MLK Day
And you're invited!  Please join COF for the 21st Annual Colleges of the Fenway MLK Breakfast for faculty and staff. The 2019 MLK Breakfast will be held on Friday, January 25 at MCPHS University, W-300. Enjoy breakfast, student performances, a...
Let's hear it for Temple Israel!
Temple Israel just became the first synagogue in New England to receive the GreenFaith Energy Shield Certification. The Energy Shield is a 1-month program designed for synagogues to take action to reduce their carbon footprint and help their...