Comic Book Headquarters' comic curators seek out and buy sports and comics memorabilia from private owners, and in turn help customers bolster their own collections. Within their secured warehouse are more than a quarter-billion cards and 3.5 million comic books kept away from damaging hands and hungry household dogs weaning themselves off of homework. This stock of vintage goods also includes baseball, football, hockey, and basketball cards dating back decades, vintage titles from DC and Marvel, and sports equipment signed by famous athletes.
Boston Running Center wrangles a crack team of personal trainers, sports nutritionists, and of course, running enthusiasts with the express purpose of helping clients get the most out of their pavement-pounding routine. Whether runners are training for a marathon or simply hoping to outrun a personal demon named Azazel, the tailor-made programs and one-on-one guidance—including unlimited phone and email access to coaches—help them sprint straight into the beating heart of those goals. Clients learn to avoid common injuries, bolster lower-body strength, and fine-tune their workout routines.
Brighton Dry Cleaners launders clothing and household fabrics with a quick turnaround time. It dry cleans shirts, suits, pants, and coats as well as comforters, and offers an at-home pickup and delivery service for added convenience. Tailors also offer hemming and button-replacement services.
From tamarind duck and goi see mee to pineapple fried rice and boat noodle soup, Rod Dee Thai covers all the bases when it comes to traditional Thai food, despite its tiny storefront. They also bring the heat, according to Lonely Planet, which says that noodles and curry plates might exacerbate the miniscule eatery’s already steamy environs, “as they are loaded with spice.” Complimentary cups of hot tea both pair well with the zesty fare and calm tea leaves stressed after sharing a cramped bag all day.
The Verandah Resort & Spa, an idyllic West Indies–based estate, pampers guests during three-night all-inclusive stays. With today's deal, Groupon holders can enjoy breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, and late night snacks from the resort’s diverse and delicious restaurants, a free-flowing open bar redeemable at four lively lounges, and access to an abundance of resplendent resort activities, such as snorkeling, windsurfing, and goat herding. Guests can cozy up inside Garden View Suites—air-conditioned and whitewashed mini palaces boasting private verandas, emerald and apricot touches, and vaulted ceilings, plus king-size beds and queen-size sleeper sofas to accommodate royalty of all genders. Adults can spend vibrant days aboard a catamaran, kayaking, or arguing line calls on the tennis court while youngsters visit the spacious Kids Club, bedecked by a floor-to-ceiling aquarium mural advertising amicable child-manatee relationships.
Boston's Choice for Physical Therapy. Boston Sports Medicine is a privately owned physical therapy practice specializing in sports rehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, post-surgical rehabilitation, and aquatic therapy with clinics in Allston, Boston, Somerville, and Watertown.