By - 10/24/15 - 10:40 am
Line at hazardous-waste event at Millennium Park.

The haz-waste line. Photo by Kevin Davis.

Both groups are left wondering why the city scheduled its fall hazardous-waste collection at the DPW garage there at peak soccer time, given that access to the park is limited to just one narrow road.

By - 10/24/15 - 9:54 am
Seized dirt bikes in Dorchester

Ready to roll - to the BPD evidence warehouse. Photo by BPD.

Boston Police report officers sniffed out a cache of street-unready dirt bikes - and an ATV - in Dorchester yesterday morning. Read more.

By - 10/23/15 - 12:32 pm

Police have blocked Lagrange near Centre thanks to the latest truck driver who tried to go under the train bridge only to learn that, no, they can't and now there's a tractor trailer wedged into the bridge real good.

By - 10/19/15 - 12:57 pm
Copy of a note left on a car on Cottage Street in East Boston

We can only imagine what was in the original note left on the windshield of this car on Cottage Street up on Jeffries Point, that this note - captured by Sean M. - is in response to. But given that the car still has New York plates and inspection stickers, and given that this is Boston, we have a pretty good idea.

By - 10/14/15 - 10:16 pm
Noxious truck in Newmarket Square

A gagging citizen complains about this truck doing a little coal rolling on Mass. Ave. in Newmarket Square today:

Large truck traveling on mass ave near Proctor st spewing thick clouds of black smoke followed by white smoke.

By - 10/14/15 - 4:44 pm
Car that hit woman and armored car in Downtown Crossing

Around 4:20 p.m. at Washington and Milk streets. The victim was taken away in bad shape. Craig Caplan, who took the photo, reports the woman was removed from underneath the gold car.

By - 10/13/15 - 8:08 am
Stuck truck on Storrow Drive

Only a few hours after the Silber footbridge decapitated a truck, a slightly more alert truck driver narrowly managed to avoid a similar fate - and luckily for him, fellow commuters, such as Scrams, were in no mood to get out of their cars and tell him what they thought of having their rush hour extended.

By - 10/12/15 - 10:24 pm
Truck with roof peeled back on Storrow Drive

The front of the truck ...

We've had plenty of near misses of late, but tonight we had a real, honest-to-goodness storrowing, heading inbound by BU, as Kyle R-C shows us.

And the back of the truck ... Read more.

By - 10/9/15 - 8:14 am

Rev. Anne Bancroft of West Roxbury's Theodore Parker Church joined with three other Volkswagen owners this week to sue over the way their diesel cars only meet federal pollution-control regulations when they're being tested. Read more.

By - 10/8/15 - 3:21 pm

A Suffolk County grand jury has indicted Gregory McCoy, 26, on charges he killed Fritz Philogene in a crash at Norwell Street and Talbot Avenue in May, then ran away, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 10/8/15 - 7:28 am
By - 10/7/15 - 5:44 pm
Truck vs. SUV in Allston

Michael Kieloch shows us why the traffic getting off the turnpike at Allston/Cambridge is so slow this afternoon.

By - 10/7/15 - 11:06 am

State Police report a woman with a suspended license drove into a cruiser in Kosciuszko Circle around 2:30 a.m. Read more.

By - 10/3/15 - 10:23 am

A concerned citizen complains:

When will Boston PD enforce the do not block the box law? It is constant around the south station roads making very difficult for first responders to get through.

Ed. note: Washington and South streets in front of Forest Hills in the morning is similar.

By - 10/2/15 - 5:21 pm
Truck that almost slammed into a railroad bridge on Storrow Drive in Boston

Another day, another truck kept from its appointed rounds by a Storrow Drive bridge, as Katie Arsenault shows us. For some reason, that bridge looks familiar.

By - 10/1/15 - 12:03 pm
Cement truck overturned on 93

Chris Martin photographed the scene on I-93 southbound in the Woburn/Wilmington area shortly before noon.

By - 9/30/15 - 12:32 pm

George shows us what it was like on the Mass. Turnpike outbound around 11:45 this morning.

By - 9/30/15 - 11:34 am
Inside the 128 rest stop in Lexington

Early this morning, a tractor trailer rolled over on 128 north in Lexington, shutting two lanes at rush hour.

Dozens of frustrated commuters just gave up at the Lexington rest stop, turning it into an impromptu office, according to Rus Lodi, who reported: Read more.

By - 9/30/15 - 10:18 am
Summer Street bridge crash

Mike looked out his window around 10 a.m. to see a two-car smashup on the Summer Street Bridge over Fort Point Channel. No injuries.