Boylston Street

By - 1/13/18 - 9:42 pm

UPDATE: Boston Police report one victim has died; the other is expected to survive. Both were in their 20s. NECN reports the victim was Jamal Bannister, 24.

Two men in a car were shot around 9:30 p.m. at Boylston and Gloucester streets, one repeatedly, according to Boston EMS Incidents. The homicide unit has been called in due to the severity of his injuries, Chargemyline reports.

Boylston is shut due to the investigation.

By - 12/28/17 - 12:59 pm
Architect's rendering of 1241 Boylston St.

Architect's rendering of new Fenway hotel

OTO Development of Spartanburg, SC, has filed plans with the BPDA for a 184-room, eight-story hotel on the site of what is now a Shell station at Boylston and Ipswich streets in the Fenway. Read more.

By - 12/21/17 - 8:49 am

A man was stabbed in the lung around at Boylston and Exeter streets around 1:50 a.m., Boston EMS Incidents and Scott B report.

By - 12/1/17 - 9:12 pm
Emerson display

Joshua Fabian was among those who watched tonight as Emerson took the wraps off its new art display on what had just been a lot of tarp covering the Little Building at Tremont and Boylston streets as it undergoes renovation work.

By - 11/29/17 - 8:54 am

The Boston Business Journal reports a developer wants to replace the Shell station at 1241 Boylston St., at Ipswich, with an eight-story hotel. With the recent closing of the Gulf station at Park Drive (snapped up by Star Market), the proposal would leave that Boylston Street with just one gas station - a Sunoco across from the Shell.

By - 11/15/17 - 10:53 am

The Board of Appeal yesterday approved plans to turn a former candy shop into a Mediterranean appetizer place on Boylston Street. Read more.

By - 11/2/17 - 3:28 pm
Waiting for a new iPhone

Shortly after 2 p.m., Scott noticed several people already in line outside the Apple store on Boylston Street for tomorrow's release of the iPhone Somedamnnumberorletter, which goes on sale tomorrow - including one person who brought her own reclining seat.

By - 10/30/17 - 7:58 am

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays inbound on the Green Line due to a little trolley that couldn't at Boylston.

By - 10/22/17 - 10:21 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports the Globe Bar and Cafe will move into the space where the Rattlesnake used to be.

By - 9/28/17 - 8:55 am
Big dog in Mini Cooper

Sandy Johnston spotted this Mini Cooper with a big dog in the Back Bay this morning.

By - 9/13/17 - 8:14 am

The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Green Line inbound due to a trolley that met its maker at Boylston.

By - 8/22/17 - 4:58 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports that Moody's Delicatessen of Waltham will open an outpost in the sort of Boylston Street location (deep inside the Boston Legal building plaza) where Rebecca's Cafe will close next month.

By - 8/21/17 - 11:34 pm

The Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports on 14 people who were arraigned today (more will be arraigned on Tuesday and Wednesday). Didi Delgado, who helped organize the march from Roxbury to Boston Common, reports on the treatment of several of the people while they were locked up awaiting arraignment. Read more.

By - 8/9/17 - 10:01 pm
Weird tour bus on Boylston Street in Boston

Brian Lee spotted this contraption rolling down Boylston Street today: Read more.

By - 7/14/17 - 12:16 pm

Boston Police report arresting a trio of guys first spotted riding "erratically" on two scooters through Roxbury on the way to the Back Bay where, police say, they used a bolt cutter to steal a scooter parked on Boylston Street. Read more.

By - 7/12/17 - 1:01 pm

UPDATE: And the answer is NO. The Green Line is a mess - no service at all between Arlington and Government Center, due to a small tunnel fire that forced passengers to leave trains and walk the tracks to the nearest stop. At least one person taken to the hospital from Park Street.

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Green Line due to a "power problem" at Boylston.

By - 7/9/17 - 12:52 pm
Krishna parade on Boylston Street

Area Hare Krishnas celebrated the Festival of Chariots on Boylston Street yesterday and Greg Cook was there to chronicle it.

By - 7/8/17 - 9:34 am

At Boylston and Berkeley streets this morning:

By - 4/27/17 - 9:42 am
Turkey at Boylston and Tremont streets in downtown Boston

Patrick McMahon spotted this bird at Boylston and Tremont streets this morning.

Could it be the same turkey Beth Wolfe spotted nearby on Washington Street early Monday?