A helicopter will be flitting over Post Office Square between 7 and 9 a.m. on Sunday as HVAC equipment is either installed or removed atop 50 Milk St. (the alert from Boston Transportation Department is not entirely clear which way the HVAC is going).
The Cambridge Civic Journal has a look at how the area fell apart after LBJ moved the planned Kennedy Space Center to his home state and how the city and how the renovation of the Kendall Square T station helped make the area what it is today.
Boston Police report officers responding to a report of a ne'er-do-well skulking about Delle Avenue in Roxbury pretty quickly found their man, but then he managed to evade them - until they noticed fresh footprints in the snow on Alleghany Street:
While following the footprints, officers were lead to the suspect who was found lying down in the rear of the location. As officers approached, the suspect stated, “You got me.” A search of the immediate area enabled officers to locate a bag containing, among other things, two Apple Macbook computers and several pieces of jewelry.
A tractor trailer burst into flames shortly before 6 a.m. on the southbound Expressway by the gas tank, completely shutting the southbound side of the road and causing significant delays on the northbound side.
The Boston Fire Department declared the fire out at 6:45, but as of 7:24, State Police were diverting most southbound traffic onto Columbia Road because only the extreme left lane was still open.
Police are looking for a trio of Hispanic men who held up a pizza deliverer at gunpoint around 9:40 p.m. outside 145 Intervale St. - to which he'd been summoned with a pizza.
After taking his phone, money and the pizza, one of the men drove off in his silver Isuzu Rodeo. The other two then stood there, opened up the pizza box and began eating, as the driver fled to Columbia Road.
Interesting photo that shows what happens when a vengeful neighbor slashes your tires for daring to park in "their" space and then the local meter maid decides to issue you a steady stream of tickets. Brought to you by the neighborhood of East Boston.