Bldup reports Star Market paid $17 million for the gas station at Boylston Street and Park Drive.
Luisa LaSalle shows us Boylston Street at 9 a.m., two hours before the start of the Patriots Duck Boat procession (which will start at the Pru, head down Boylston, turn left on Tremont and end at City Hall).
Crowds of Patriots fans - and college students - are on the Common, Newbury Street in the Back Bay, Boylston Street and Park Drive in the Fenway and by Faneuil Hall, celebrating the Super Bowl win. Police report they are loud but well mannered.
Police did have to get onto the train tracks by Ipswich and Charlesgate to escort a guy who tried running across the tracks, except he tripped.
Boston Police are looking for a woman they say stole $1,100 worth of lipstick from the Sephora store at 1325 Boylston St. on Jan. 11.
If you know a woman whose mien has gotten glossier of late, contact Det. Thomas Keeley at 617-343-4683.
A trolley that has gone to meet its maker at Boylston Street is causing "moderate" delays, the T advises.
WBUR reports on the 40-year lease.
Weiner Ventures this week filed formal plans with the BPDA for two towers - one 39 stories - of apartments and condos on air rights over the turnpike along Boylston Street across Dalton Street from the Hynes. Read more
The Boston Business Journal reports Wegmans, once slated for the revamped Landmark Center, now has no plans to move into the Fenway anytime soon.
Boston and Transit Police are looking for a group of teens who rushed out of the Apple Store with a dozen iPhones this afternoon. The group consisted of both males and females, mostly in hoodies, one black, one red, one green.
First Brian Poe announced he was shutting the Rattlesnake on Boylston Street. Then it looked like it might re-open. Nope, Boston Restaurant Talk reports.
The BPL Johnson building Then & Now 1912-2016
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The Boston Architectural College Library shows us the changes.
The Santander Bank branch at 575 Boylston St. was held up around 2:40 p.m. by a black man, mid-30s, 5'8" and 180 lbs., in a tan cap. He showed a note, said he had a gun, but didn't show one, stuffed the cash in his pants, then ran down Boylston Street towards Dartmouth Street.
The branch was also held up last month.
David Harris notes the advantage of having a Smart Car in the city (note that the perpendicular Smart Car is right in front of a behemoth Mini Cooper).
Around 10:55 p.m. in the neck, but his injury is not considered life threatening.
The FBI's Bank Robbery Task Force has posted photos of the man it says held up the Santander Bank branch at 575 Boylston St. on Sept. 6.
He gave the teller a note, then ran towards Dartmouth Street after getting money.
If he looks familiar, contact Special Agent Adam Howe at 617-742-5533.
Boston Police officials said today an internal-affairs investigation into a widely publicized May incident involving a man and an off-duty cop whose car he swatted with an umbrella showed the police officer did nothing wrong; in fact, he did everything he was trained to do after an apparent felony. Read more.
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