And you know what that means: Right, you have until 5 p.m. on Friday to save a space.
Pete Septoff was agahst to discover some "sociopath" simply dropped a cone in an unshoveled space in Cambridge today. So he took quick action:
The cone now pines for fjords.
While most of her outdoor colleagues were busy with rulers and snow brushes and snowballs this morning, WCVB's Antoinette Antonio just stood in the snow and reported what she saw around her.
Antoinio, who arrived in Boston a few months ago from Albuquerque, explains her reticence to get up close and personal with the white stuff:
Why ... you already know what snow... Read more
State Police report only minor injuries when this car upended on 128 north in Gloucester this morning.
We just got the robocall.
An official city snow emergency goes into effect at 11 p.m., so if you're parked on a snow-emergency route, move that car.
City Hall will be open for business.
The City Council has stepped into a contract dispute between the Weather Channel and DirectTV, urging the two companies to settle a contract dispute that is frustrating DirectTV subscribers who would rather watch Jim Cantore than Harvey Leonard or Pete Bouchard.
The council yesterday unanimously approved a resolution by at-large Councilor Steve Murphy calling for a prompt end to the dispute.
Murphy called the Weather... Read more
Our own Swirlygrrl shows us the ice that's built up on Fort Point Channel in the current cold wave.
Colleen Glenney enjoyed the snow in Brighton tonight.
Roving UHub photographer Jonathan happened upon this quiet Cambridge street, about an hour into the storm:
No one had walked or driven down the street since it started, so it was pristine.
Best snow-related Craigslist post of the year, no matter how real it is:
Mommy seeks 3 sexy young shovelers for all night, $300. pay (braintree)
Be 18 -21, all night pay is 300 dollars plus a good tip, hot chocolate, hot tub, will be shoveling all night, driveway is 110 feet long. I have a plow and 3 snow blowers. send a shirtless pic... Read more
So move those cars off snow-emergency routes now, although towing may not actually start until 8 p.m.
No school for BPS kids tomorrow.
Darrel Daniel notes some good news in the storm for the mayor: He's canceled his trip to the National Conference of Mayors meeting in Washington, so he won't have to walk around with a Broncos jersey on.... Read more
Boston woke to a mult-hued sunrise this morning in advance of the afternoon storm, as Annebelle Blake shows us.
State Police report this car flipped over in the snow on Unquity Road this afternoon. Only minor injures, they report, adding the road had to be shut for a short time.
It was supposed to rain in Boston!