Living in Greater BostonLife in metropolitan Boston is diverse and multi-cultural. It offers and provides for a broad range of interests and needs. Google “Boston” or go to and you will see a long list of well known regional institutions. Some of the most prominent include:

Universities: MIT, Harvard, Tufts, Boston College, Boston University, Northeastern University, Simmons College, Lesley College, Radcliffe, Emerson, Wheelock, Babson, Wellesley

Sports: Boston Red Sox of the MLB at Fenway Park, New England Patriots of the NFL, Boston Celtics of the NBA, Boston Bruins of the NHL, New England Revolution, Boston Cannons, Boston Marathon

Arts & Culture: The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Museum of Science, Boston Aquarium, Childrens Museum, Institute of Contemporary Art, Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum, Fogg Museum

Medical Facilities: Massachusetts General Hospital, Beth Israel Hospital, New England Deaconess Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Childrens Hospital, Brigham and Womens Hospital, Newton Wellesley Hospital

Major Employers: EMC, Analog Devices, Staples, State Street Bank, Reebok, Fidelity Investments, Gillete, Genzyme, Biogen, Boston Scientific, Raytheon.