The T

By - 2/23/18 - 9:20 am

The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Riverside Line inbound due to a dead trolley at Beaconsfield.

By - 2/23/18 - 9:13 am

The Patriot Ledger reports Gov. Baker wasn't very happy with the way a Red Line car went boom the other day and said the T needs to do an even better job of inspecting stuff to make sure there aren't more Andrewgeddons waiting to happen with its superannuated subway cars.

By - 2/23/18 - 8:44 am

The MBTA reports service is back to normal on the Red Line for now, following the removal of a husk of a non-moving train from Central around 7:45 a.m.

By - 2/22/18 - 6:17 pm

There's a supremely recalcitrant train at Back Bay on the Orange Line, leading to "moderate" delays towards Oak Grove, the MBTA reports.

By - 2/22/18 - 1:56 pm

The Orange Line reports "minor" delays on the Orange Line from Sullivan Square to Back Bay due to a train that just coudn't take it anymore.

By - 2/21/18 - 1:28 pm
Subway station in old Boston

The folks at the Boston City Archives wonder if you can place this station - and what its name was then and now. See it larger.

By - 2/21/18 - 9:34 am
Andrew Square smoke

Seth Hardy was at Andrew when the inbound train had a serious meltdown shortly before 9:30 a.m. Kyle Thomas, who was on the train, writes: Read more.

By - 2/20/18 - 11:23 am

WCVB summarizes a consultant's report on just what sort of bad shape Green Line tracks are in.

By - 2/19/18 - 9:32 am
Alternate MBTA logos

Our ubiquitous simple circled T didn't spring from the depths of a tunnel fully formed like some Venus on a half shell. It turns out that Cambridge Seven Associates considered a number of potential logos for the MBTA, created in 1964 to take over from the old MTA. Read more.

By - 2/18/18 - 12:09 pm

Good thing we didn't have any real flooding today, no? Robert Fallon shows us the cascading water in the Broadway Red Line stop around 10 a.m., the result of a water-main break.

By - 2/16/18 - 6:31 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Green Line inbound due to a deceased trolley at Copley.

By - 2/16/18 - 9:18 am

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Orange Line due to the signal problems. Lauren Picone helps define "moderate" on the T:

It's taken me half an hour to go two stops on the Orange Line.

By - 2/15/18 - 7:16 pm

The Globe reports people tried telling the train driver, but the emergency intercom system didn't work, either.

By - 2/15/18 - 6:52 pm

Forest Hills at rush hour, as Eli Reusch shows us:

By - 2/15/18 - 10:20 am

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays towards Alewife due to a train that keeled over at Porter Square.

By - 2/14/18 - 10:00 pm

The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Orange Line towards Oak Grove because of a newly recalcitrant train.

By - 2/14/18 - 4:56 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to a trolley that just will not budge at Newton Centre.

By - 2/14/18 - 1:23 pm

Boston City Councilors say the $85 million the city directly pays into the MBTA every year should at least buy them a meeting with T officials to press their case to do more than just maintain an increasingly unreliable system they say particularly penalizes residents who don't live near a subway stop. Read more.

By - 2/14/18 - 9:14 am

The MBTA reports "minor" residual delays from Downtown Crossing to Forest Hills due to a train that went to meet its maker.

By - 2/13/18 - 5:47 pm

Today's slog hour on the Red Line is brought to you by a flatlined train near Park Street.