Allston is one of the most diverse neighborhoods in Boston, Massachusetts. Main streets such as Harvard Avenue, Commonwealth Avenue, and Brighton Avenue offer various ethnic restaurants and pubs. The public library was named for Brian Honan, Boston City Councilor, and is a treasured resource for the community.
Massachusetts is in the New England region of the U.S. It shares borders with the Atlantic Ocean, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York. Boston is the capital and the most populous city, with about 7,033,469 residents. It is the seventh-smallest state spanning only 10,555 square miles, 25.7% of which is water.