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Allston/Brighton Among America's Hippest Enclaves; More!

ALLSTON/BRIGHTON—The neighborhoods were ranked on of the nation's top areas for hipsters. Groovy. "'Blue collar meets college hipsters,' remarks Lawless, of this diverse Boston enclave. Brighton Ave is home to a selection of restaurants, bars and clubs catering to the large student population. New England's biggest food truck festival manifested in this neighborhood as well." [Forbes]
CHARLESTOWN—So some guy's going around poisoning dogs: Pet owners "say several dogs have gotten sick because a landscaper has been trying to poison them with hot dogs soaked in anti-freeze." [CBS Local]