ScanBoston reports two suspects in an unspecified armed robbery late Tuesday night fled in a car on Bay State Road before crashing into a pole at Commonwealth Avenue and Granby Street. A Massachusetts State Police cruiser was damaged in the chase.
BostonZest discusses efforts by state and city arborists and local volunteers to protect elm trees on the Commonwealth Avenue mall and along the Esplanade and Charlesgate from the dreaded Dutch Elm Disease:
... When we have a few days of hot weather, the elm bark beetle will come out of hiding and begin spreading the disease. That's when volunteers look to the treetops for...Read more
The Suffolk County District Attorney's office says Kim Jeonghyun, 25, smashed into a Colorado college student who had just gotten out of a taxi at Packard's Corner Saturday morning.
The victim sustained serious injuries, but is expected to survive. Jeonghyun is charged with drunk driving, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and leaving the scene of an accident.
Prosecutors charge she was speeding down Comm....Read more