Around 8:10 p.m. by the steps to the State House, Stanley Staco Stanley Staco and Suffolk University Police report. Some suspects got on the Orange Line at Downtown Crossing, then got off at Ruggles - where Transit Police chased them to a building on Cabot Street.
The Boston Business Journal reports on a couple of brothers who have created an app that lets you arrange for dry cleaning over your phone - you set the date and time and somebody comes and picks up your clothes, then returns them when they're done, at least in downtown, the Back Bay, Beacon Hill and the North End.... Read more
â€” MassEquality PAC (@MassEqualityPAC) October 27, 2014
Martha Coakleyâ€™s main opponent, Charlie BAKER, says he, too, is a friend to the LGBTQ community. But his actions prove otherwise.
In his first act as a potential governor of Massachusetts, Charlie Baker... Read more
The Boston Courant reports state transportation officials are working on plans to stick both sides of Storrow Drive under a Longfellow Bridge arch, which would let Mass. Eye and Ear Infirmary expand one of its buildings and dig a new parking garage under the current Infirmary parking lot in exchange for giving up the parking lot for the new road alignment and new parkland... Read more
This afternoon on Radio Boston FM 90.9 Karyn Polito, Charlie Baker's far-right Lt. Gov. candidate, made the claim " I am not a Tea Party candidate." Hilarity ensued.
â€” Steve Bilafer (@stevebilafer) October 21, 2014
Part 2:... Read more
Baker's much-vaunted outreach to people who traditionally do not vote Republican took a big hit Tuesday night when he was a no-show at MIRA's gubernatorial forum on immigration and civil liberties in Boston.
â€” Bonnie McGilpin (@BonnieMcGilpin) October 14, 2014... Read more
Ed. note: I originally had a photo of a man being placed in a cruiser. That guy had dreadlocks, but Hutchinson had a short haircut in court the next morning. I've taken down the photo - there was another arrest around the same time for an unrelated incident near the Common and the photo might have shown that guy.
UPDATE: At his arraignment today, Hutchinson... Read more
UPDATE: NECN reports the suspect is a 34-year-old homeless man already wanted for assaulting a cop.
As reported last week in the Globe, the folks at the Commonwealth Future PAC have spent $3.6 million so far in the race for governor, rooting for Team Baker to beat Team Coakley.
..the top contributor to the Commonwealth Future PAC is the Republican Governors Association. And .. the top donor to the Republican Governors Association..would be the Brothers... Read more
A concerned citizen wants something done about this Sharpie graffiti on Phillips Street. At least he or she maked "no" for the question of whether it's offensive.
The Suffolk Journal reports that one of new President Norman Smith's first acts was to cancel those ads whose main purpose seemed to be to make everybody want to punch the person responsible for them.
That is an argument being made by an attorney who represented the defendant in question, who Josh Wall was prosecuting in the Suffolk DA's office.
David Woodman's parents, Cathleen and Jeffrey Woodman, are also speaking out against Josh Wall's nomination.
â€œBeing attacked by six police officers, lifted three or four feet in the air and slammed to the ground stopped his heart... Read more
At 8:46 a.m., taps played outside the State House as the American and Massachusetts flags were raised to half staff. Photo by PlunkettPrime.
Roving UHub photography Anthony Macchi couldn't rove very far around 11:30 this morning thanks to the driver of a U-Haul truck that suddenly realized he or she wasn't going to come out of the Storrow tunnel unscathed.
"Thought we were in the clear after the 1st," he writes.