By - 2/7/18 - 12:04 pm
Mystery judge in Supreme Judicial Court

You run one of the oldest courts in North America, you go through a lot of judges. Outside the office of Ralph Gants, current chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, hangs this portrait of a former justice. Only problem is: Nobody knows who he is. Read more.

By - 2/7/18 - 9:01 am
Sunrise over Boston Harbor

Our own Cybah took in the pre-storm sunrise from Long Wharf this morning.

He had some fellow early risers: Read more.

By - 2/6/18 - 9:13 am
Sunrise over the Zakim and under the viaduct

Rob Littlefield watched the sunrise through the Green Line viaduct over the Charles near the Museum of Science this morning.

Cybah found an equally engaging view on the other side of the ol' Shawmut Peninsula: Read more.

By - 2/5/18 - 5:06 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court judge today sentenced Craig Lawlor, 25, to five to six years in state prison, followed by six months in a county jail, for drunkenly driving his pickup into Jersey barriers in the Sumner Tunnel, which killed his friend, Dillon Cohen, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 2/3/18 - 2:11 pm
By - 2/1/18 - 9:21 am
Sign at Government Center garage warning of possible exiting issues should the Pats win the Super Bowl and hold a parade

Haley Scott reports these signs have gone up at what's left of the Government Center garage.

By - 1/31/18 - 9:34 am

Evolution of Downtown Boston

Commercial Cafe used 3D renderings of downtown Boston to create a flyover showing how downtown Boston grew from fairly low buildings to the skyscraper center it is today. They also take a look at some of the key buildings in that evolution, starting, of course, with the Custom House.

By - 1/28/18 - 4:50 pm
Old North Station

North Station, well before the war.

Jack Goldman explains why he loves North Station. Yes, North Station.

North Station postcard from the BPL collection. Used under this Creative Commons license.

By - 1/26/18 - 10:15 am

As has become usual in the City of Champions, Boston Police will once again set up cordons around the two sports-focused areas to prevent any massive knuckleheadedness, this time at the end of the third quarter of the Super Bowl. Read more.

By - 1/25/18 - 5:52 pm
Sunset over Boston

Rebecca watched the sun go down over the water and downtown.

By - 1/24/18 - 9:41 am
Old Boston Police cruisers

They just get put in a warehouse somewhere to be reused in movies and TV series about Charlestown criminals. Hood Will Hunting spotted these old cruisers at Bowdoin Square this morning, for use in filming a scene for "City on a Hill," a Showtime series that is about the pursuit of some Charlestown armored-car thieves, because it's co-produced by Damon and Affleck.

By - 1/23/18 - 12:23 pm

Greg Cook reports on the sortable diplay of signs from the 2017 women's march and protest on the Common and in the streets of the Back Bay.

By - 1/22/18 - 9:17 pm

The FBI's Bank Robbery Task Force has released photos of a man it says held up the Citizens Bank branch at 77 Franklin St. last Wednesday morning.

If he looks familiar, contact the task force at 857-386-2384.

By - 1/22/18 - 12:17 pm

The Herald reports the T is soliciting bids from companies to run buses between 1 and 4:15 a.m. from Mattapan into downtown and then up to East Boston and Chelsea for a nine-month pilot.

By - 1/22/18 - 10:44 am

There were delays on the Riverside Line due to a trolley that gasped its last at Government Center, but the MBTA assures us things are hunky dory there again.

By - 1/20/18 - 12:30 pm
Two-car crash in downtown Boston

KMV ran across the results of this crash early this morning at Congress and Purchase streets.

By - 1/19/18 - 8:51 pm

Potsquatch, Springfield's leafiest mascot, paid a call on the Hub today. Craig Caplan snapped his photo in Downtown Crossing. Read more.

By - 1/19/18 - 1:27 pm

Craig Lawlor, 25, of Brighton, faces a potential 20-year prison sentence after a Suffolk Superior Court judge found him guilty today for drunkenly plowing into Jersey barriers in the Sumner Tunnel, killing a passenger in his Ram pickup, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

By - 1/19/18 - 12:15 pm
Wanted for exposing self in South Station bus terminal

Transit Police report they are looking for this guy on a charge of open and gross lewdness at the South Station bus terminal around 6:25 p.m. on Monday.

According to a Transit Police spokesman: Read more.

By - 1/17/18 - 10:31 am

A Brooklyn developer has signaled its intent to add 195 residential units in nine new floors to the top of the existing Hard Rock Cafe and Dock Square garage, next to Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Read more.