It would probably be safer if the ferret stood behind the yellow line.
Meanwhile, and totally unrelated, except it also happened at an Orange Line stop, Andrea reports:
Some guy at Sullivan Station just turned into a corner and starting peeing 2 feet... Read more
The Globe reports southbound delays on the Orange Line this afternoon were caused when a train had to be stopped and then taken out of service at Chinatown when a passenger kicked out a window.
The Metro reports. Don't worry: Homeland Security paid for the upgrade.
A special railfan train in 1986, when the new Orange Line was nearing completion.
Boston Biker reports on the planned facilities at Braintree, Ashmont, Davis Square, Oak Grove and Malden Center - and that they will use a different and better rack design than the existing cages, based on input from actual bicyclists.
Alison Thompson reports part of a conversation she overheard on the Orange Line this morning:
"I used to live in the woods. I got attacked by a turkey."
"Me too, but not in the woods."
"What was his name?"
A homeless man was arrested in the pedestrian tunnel between the Orange and Blue lines at State Street last night after a chase that began on an Orange Line train, MBTA Transit Police report.
According to a police report, Francisco Hernandez Diaz, of no particular address, took off his black leather belt on... Read more
State Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez reports Boston and Transit Police will install the cameras because of 12 assaults in the area around the station this summer.
A "heat kink" in the tracks near Malden (above) is wreaking all sorts... Read more
The T says it's beefing up service on Saturday for the Bruins victory parade, which kicks off at 11 a.m. at the Garden.
All four subway lines will run at "near rush hour" schedules during the day. The T says it will also have extra orange-vested workers stationed throughout the system to help riders unfamiliar with how to use CharlieCards or get to the parade... Read more
Cynthia tweeted around 7:30 a.m.:
Young boy fell on tracks at Stonybrook. Seems okay. Paramedics getting him out now. Orange delayed both directions. ...
Uh oh dad's arrived. Let's argue with mom in front of everyone about how it happened.
I get you're tired but c'mon!
Moments later, she adds:
Now she's fighting about having her feet up! Shocked that someone asked her to move. A woman's calling a T supervisor. Got her!
And in one of those moments that brings to mind... Read more
MBTA Transit Police report arresting a man who allegedly kept inappropriately touching a woman between Mass. Ave. and Wellington one afternoon in May.
Mohammed Mwamuye, 32, was arrested yesterday in Lynn's Central Square on a charge of indecent assault and battery. According to a police report, the woman, 21, got on the train... Read more
MBTA Transit Police charge Michael Hutt of Medford lured a female T worker out of the customer-service booth at the Wellington Orange Line stop on the pretext of needing help adding value to his CharlieCard last night, then rubbed her back and grabbed her breast.
Hutt, 58, was charged with indecent assault and battery... Read more