One of his victims, a 33-year-old man from Quincy, was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, police say. The other, a 26-year-old man from Waltham, was taken to... Read more
MC Slim JB spotted Buzz on the 9 bus in South Boston this evening.
UPDATE, 11 p.m.: Tree fell on Northeast Corridor tracks between Canton Junction and 128. Providence bound train just stopped.
Skatefitz snapped the tree that fell clear across L Street in South Boston tonight.
Dougie Fresh shows us his driveway in Everett (where, he adds, his car was not parked):
A disgusted citizen complains about noshers getting their fix at Boston Bagel Co.:
Bagel addicts double parking at this busy intersection. This is a public safety issue and somebody is going to get hurt trying to cross here.
The Boston Fire Department reports a two-alarm fire around 8:20 a.m. at 712 E. 5 St. did an estimated $750,000 in damage.
One firefighter suffered a shoulder injury fighting the blaze, which started on the first floor and spread to the second. No residents were injured.
The Herald reports that Massport is getting ready to build a 1,700-space garage to replace all the parking lots that have been torn up for all the development that is generating all the traffic. that is increasingly clogging the streets of the Innovation District.
Heather Foley reports his photo popped up in a South Boston attic recently, and she wonders if anybody knows who he is.
With some help from friends, designer Don Eyles today launched Fort Point Channel's latest floating artwork: A pyramid made of plastic blocks painted to look like the paving stones that used to line Boston streets.
Some of the neighborhood's toughest artists - and one little kid - raised the wooden beams on which the pyramid sat and it glided, more or less, into the... Read more
Don Eyles and crew are scheduled to launch this floating pyramid from Necco Court into Fort Point Channel at 2:30 p.m. today.
The Boston Licensing Board decides tomorrow whether to let restaurateur George Aboujaoude open a small-plates restaurant in one of the new Vertex buildings.
With the board's approval, Aboujaoude will pay $325,000 for the liquor license being given up by Elephant Walk in Audubon Circle as it moves to a new location.
Aboujaoude's attorney, Karen Simao, said there's a growing need for restaurants in the waterfront... Read more
Neal Gaffey watched the Brilliance of the Seas passing Castle Island on its way out to sea today.
Boston Restaurant Talk reports a deal to open a Wagamama on the other side of Fort Point Channel has fallen through, but that the chain is continuing to look for space in the up-and-coming area.
Tim Colby watched the sun come up over Boston Harbor and the South Boston waterfront this morning.
Around 8:05 p.m. outside 40 W. 7 St. Injuries not considered life threatening.
Police shut Morrissey Boulevard from roughly JFK station to the Globe to search for evidence that the possible shooters may have thrown out of their getaway car.
Ryan O. came out of his home this morning to find his car like this, on East Broadway:
The joys of trying to get to work while living in Southie!
He updates that the story had a happy ending: His neighbors knew whose cars those were and their phone numbers and just kept calling them until one finally answered and came out to move... Read more