2022 Best of the South Shore Awards!

The time has come to celebrate the winners of the 2022 Best of the South Shore (BOSS) Awards! Our annual BOSS survey had a record-breaking year, with more than 49,000 nominations for local businesses in 230+ categories and more than 300,000 votes! Thank you to everyone who took the time to cast their votes and … Read more

2022 Wedding

Caterer Winner: The Catered Affair 70 Ledgewood Place, Rockland, 781-982-9333, thecateredaffair.com Runner Up: Lavishly Dunn Catering & Event Planning Dance Lessons Winner: Fred Astaire Dance Studios – Plymouth 9 Aldrin Road, Plymouth, 508-732-6790, fredastaire.com/plymouth Runner Up: Center Stage Dance Academy Invitations Winner: Celebrations, etc. 1508 Tremont St., Duxbury, 781-934-6550, celebrationsetconline.com Runner Up: RSVP Hingham Limo … Read more

2022 Health & Beauty

Acupuncture Winner: Mary T. Egan Acupuncture 222 Webster St., Hanover, 781-264-7015, maryeganacupuncture.com Runner Up: Stone Acupuncture Barber Winner: Craft Barbering Co. 243 Church St.,Pembroke, 781-826-8719, craftbarbers.com Craft Barbering Company takes pride in being able to provide a high level of service for everyone who walks through the door. They’re pros at men’s styles as well … Read more

2022 Kids

Childcare/Nannies Winner: The Nanny Hub 50 Country Way #203a, Scituate, 774-281-3422, thenannyhub.com This boutique childcare agency connects South Shore families with professional nannies, babysitters, newborn care specialists, tutors, and family assistants. The Nanny Hub streamlines the often complicated process of vetting and hiring reliable, safe childcare specialists using an eight-point Nanny Screening Process to ensure … Read more

2022 Services

Airline Winner: JetBlue Boston Logan International Airport, 1 Harborside Drive, Boston 800-538-2583, jetblue.com Runner Up: Cape Air Runner Up: Shoreline Aviation  Campground Winner: Sandy Pond Campground 834 Bourne Road, Plymouth, 508-759-9336, sandypond.com Located three miles from the Cape Cod Canal, Sandy Pond Campground offers 200 wooded and open campsites in a natural setting. Convenient to … Read more

2022 Shopping

Accessories Winner: Mono Mono Boutique 8 Snow Road, Marshfield,781-837-6565 monomonoboutique.com Mono Mono Boutique specializes in gifts that are fabulous, unique and affordable. From well-known and sought-after brands, to local entrepreneurs, Mono Mono curates the best of the best from jewelry, accessories, seaside themed home goods and gifts for teens, kids and babies. Runner Up: Locally, … Read more

2022 Entertainment (Best of the South Shore)

Art Gallery Winner: Kjeld Mahoney Photography Gallery 83 Chief Justice Cushing Highway, Scituate, 781-545-0600 kjeldmahoney.photography Runner Up: Front Street Art Gallery Beach Winner: Duxbury Beach 435 Gurnet Road, Duxbury, 781-837-3112 duxburybeachpark.com Runner Up: Nantasket Beach Bowling / Indoor Games Winner: Boston Bowl – Hanover 58 Rockland St., Hanover, 781-826-5263 bostonbowlhanover.com From bowling leagues to birthday … Read more


Appetizers Winner: Salt Society 146 Front St., Scituate, 781-733-9030, saltsocietyma.com Located on bustling Front Street, the scratch kitchen dishes out tasty small plates like hot and sour Brussels sprouts, sautéed snap peas, and curried coconut mussels. The tuna bomb and spicy salmon Green Harbor Roll from the sushi menu are also standouts. Runner Up: ALBA … Read more

2022 Home & Garden Best of the South Shore

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Appliance Store Winner: George Washington Toma TV & Appliance, Inc. 1353 Commercial St., Weymouth, 781-335-6435 5 Westgate Drive, Brockton, Gwtoma.com In an age of big box appliance stores, George Washington Toma has survived and thrived since 1953 by providing old-fashioned customer service, personalized attention and a team of factory-trained, friendly technicians. With two locations in … Read more