South Shore

By - 4/23/17 - 12:48 pm
Boston Harbor from the air

Scott Cluett shows us Boston Harbor from up in the air over the South Shore this morning.

By - 4/19/17 - 2:49 pm
Cannonball on Hull man's lawn

Cannonball on Hull man's lawn. Photo via Hull PD

Hull Police report a Nantasket Avenue man finally un-crating a box of antiques he bought a year ago discovered this morning that among its contents was a cannonball with a fuse still attached. Read more.

By - 3/22/17 - 9:35 am
Sunrise over Marshfield beach

Fignaz watched the sunrise at Brant Rock in Marshfield this morning.

By - 3/2/17 - 3:32 pm

The Real JDavis videoed these turkeys slowly circling a dead cat on a Randolph street this morning. Boston Magazine talks to a turkey expert to get answers on why.

By - 3/1/17 - 5:10 pm

UPDATE: Although it's still a good question, the guy in Weymouth was pranked and does not have 3,000 Hot Pockets.

Some guy down in Weymouth claims he has 3,000 Hot Pockets left over from a convenience store he just closed and wants to give them away for free.

H/t Brian Kramer.

By - 1/7/17 - 12:20 pm
Stephen Lynch at Spectra site this morning

US Rep. Lynch at Spectra site this morning (Photo via Lynch).

The Globe reports a stuck valve at a Spectra Energy metering station on the Fore River in Weymouth let natural gas shoot into the air until it was shut around 7:30 p.m. - and that people a mile away could smell it. Read more.

By - 12/29/16 - 1:03 pm

Prevailing sentiment in progressive haunts is “2016, don’t let the door hit you on the way out.” Between a stressful election season, acts of terror, and the crisis in Syria, many of us will be glad to see the calendar page turn on Sunday night. Still, to every cloud there is a silver lining, and at least when it comes to tackling climate change in the US, Massachusetts was a bright spot amidst the clouds of 2016.

By - 12/17/16 - 10:23 am
Geese in the snow in Hull

Neil the roving UHub photographer went for a stroll in Hingham this morning.

By - 12/12/16 - 12:52 pm

Hingham Police report a local resident was convinced by a caller that he'd just won the sweepstakes and all he had to do was provide his Social Security number, his date of birth and his Mass. driver's-license number. Police say he did not win the sweepstakes, but he now has to watch out for identity fraud.

By - 11/19/16 - 4:38 pm

Hull Police report they are investigating how a man's body and an overturned kayak showed up on the rocks along Channel Street in Pemberton Point around 9:25 this morning.

By - 11/18/16 - 10:13 pm
Three pandas

Gordon's "drawing," DreamWorks drawing, Disney coloring-book drawing.

A federal jury today convicted Jayme Gordon, 51, on wire fraud and perjury charges for his attempt to force DreamWorks to pay him for what he claimed was his prior work on a story about a fighting panda. Read more.

By - 11/17/16 - 1:46 pm
Green Card lady

AmyG forwards this photo from a friend who was driving into Boston today when she noticed this woman next to her waving that sign at her: Read more.

By - 7/19/16 - 7:19 pm

A Hull man was arrested for illegal possession of an explosive device today as police were combing his house for clues to the break-in he'd reported.

Kevin Butler, 26, was also charged with illegal possession of anabolic steroids and disturbing the peace, Hull Police say. Read more.

By - 7/15/16 - 9:31 pm

The four teens old enough to be publicly identified. Photos from Hull PD.

Hull Police report an officer on routine patrol caught a group of teens red-handed after they allegedly spray painted graffiti all over Fort Revere on Boston Harbor around 12:30 this morning. Read more.

By - 6/30/16 - 7:05 pm
By - 5/28/16 - 10:01 pm
Deer and Massachusetts state trooper at Nantasket Beach, Hull

Neil the roving UHub photographer reports a deer emerged from the ocean at Nantasket Beach this afternoon - possibly after running into the water near the comfort station at the north end of the beach.

State Police kept a close watch - and prevented any selfie situation by keeping people away. At first, troopers were looking for somebody to come tranquilize the doe so they could bring her somewhere safer, but then: Read more.

By - 5/9/16 - 6:44 pm

The Patriot Ledger reports a Weymouth man whose first name is Kevin took objection to an acquaintance posting a video on Facebook about "a goat named Kevin who was not nice to other goats in the video," so he stabbed him.

In his defense, Kevin the Goat really isn't nice (language NSFW).

By - 4/20/16 - 11:23 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports Sullivan's will continue to serve only visitors to Castle Island; it no longer has plans for an outlet in Hingham.

By - 3/17/16 - 8:29 am
Stolen lobster truck

Sharon Police have put out an All Points Menu for this stolen lobster food truck. If you see it and want to help the cops crack the case and get the truck back to its boiling mad owners, drop a quarter to detectives at 781-784-1588.

By - 3/13/16 - 7:22 pm
Hingham tire fire as seen from South Boston

Andrew Davis in South Boston was among the many who wondered what was burning on the South Shore this afternoon. It was a tire dump on Hobart Road in Hingham.