Dead man found by side of commuter-rail tracks at JFK/UMass

Transit Police and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office are investigating after the body of a white man, believed to be in his 40s, was found this morning.

Also found dead, yesterday in Lincoln, Stephen "Stippo" Rakes, who had his liquor store taken away by Whitey Bulger.

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Traffic calming for trains?

Just yesterday a train hit and killed someone in Kingston. Where are the Livable Streets people demanding traffic calming measures and bicycles to replace trains so people don't get hit and killed by them?

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Grade separated Right of

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Grade separated Right of Ways, signalization, and crossing gates already exist. People, USUALLY DRIVERS, tend to ignore these safety features (going around the gates and flashing signals) and get rammed by trains.

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That must be why we were all

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That must be why we were all kicked off the commuter rail at Quincy Center.

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If I could find a one bedroom

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If I could find a one bedroom in Southie for $1K including utilities, I would.

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Ok including utilities, but...

...the question is, does that $1K include sidewalk maintenance? And by that I mean custom parking space saver, and daily replacement of dog shit & litter out front.

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In some parts of Canada they

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In some parts of Canada they have separate traffic signals for cyclists. It's awesome. And, guess what... cyclists obey them!

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