A disgruntled Aaron Rosenberg shows us a cab line at Logan at 12:45 this morning.
"Glad we banned uber...thanks," he writes. Logan has banned UberX and Uber Pool, unless the drivers register their cars as livery.
NorthEndWaterfront.com wonders if the real reason the current operators of First Night have shifted the midnight fireworks from Boston Harbor to Copley Square is not because it's cheaper but to try to build up a Boston version of Times Square:
Watch this year as the TV hosts interview the Copley attendees and count the suburbanites that will have come in to Copley, all decked out in a spectacularly crowded space. The Back Bay event will be instantly labeled a “success” because it will look good on television.
Prevailing sentiment in progressive haunts is “2016, don’t let the door hit you on the way out.” Between a stressful election season, acts of terror, and the crisis in Syria, many of us will be glad to see the calendar page turn on Sunday night. Still, to every cloud there is a silver lining, and at least when it comes to tackling climate change in the US, Massachusetts was a bright spot amidst the clouds of 2016.
East Boston residents plan a peace vigil at 5 p.m. on Thursday in East Boston Memorial Stadium, near where the body of a teenager stabbed to death was found Christmas eve.
The victim was the sixth teen to die in East Boston to die in a violent or suspicious manner since September of 2015.
A list of the deaths: Read more
Updated, 10 a.m., 12/25.
Boston Police report finding the body of a male who appeared to be in his older teens with fatal stab wounds near the East Boston Memorial Stadium around 10:45 p.m. on Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
He would be the third teen murdered in East Boston this year and the fifth since September, 2015.
No points added to the score for creativity for this Everett Street spot, but the judges awarded bonus points for throwing down a chair and a bucket in a space that wasn't fully cleared, as Christopher shows us.
One of the T's newest subway trains suffered a premature demise at Orient Heights and now there are "moderate" delays on the Blue Line.
Around 4:30 p.m. off a path off Bennington Street in East Boston, near Napoles and across from the Suffolk Downs T stop.
In May, an elderly man was found with serious traumatic injuries, which killed him 10 days later.
The Zoning Board of Appeals yesterday approved a four-story condo building at 194 Havre St., next to the lot where the same family is currently building another four-story building - on a block where most of the other houses are two or three stories. Read more.