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By - 2/16/15 - 5:03 pm

UPDATE: MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott said this afternoon the authority will seek federal disaster aid and that it could be 30 days - yes, 30 - before the T is fully operational again, but only if we don't have another blizzard.

By - 2/16/15 - 12:38 pm
Optimistic sign in Medford

Stina spotted some wishful thinking in Medford today.

By - 2/16/15 - 12:32 pm
Workers clearing ice and snow on the Red Line in Quincy

The MBTA provided this photo of workers clearing ice and snow on Red Line tracks near Water Street in Quincy this morning.

By - 2/16/15 - 12:00 pm
Man on a unicycle in the snow in Jamaica Plain

Steve watched this guy wheel by on Ritchie Street at Slayton Way last night.

Earlier:
Snow unicyclist in Cambridge.

Copyright Steve. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 2/16/15 - 10:26 am

Mayor Walsh said today the parking ban on main streets will remain in effect "until further notice."

At his latest snow press conference, Walsh also figuratively wagged his finger at people he said have taken to jumping out of windows into snow banks: Cut that out, he warned. There could be a giant death icicle that's fallen off your roof in that snow bank and what happens when you land on that? "This isn't Loon Mountain, this is the city of Boston," he said.

Walsh urged people to take it easy when shoveling; he said one person had a heart attack while shoveling yesterday and died.

By - 2/16/15 - 10:02 am

OK, so the Weather Channel's Weatherman of Doom Jim Cantore was back for our latest storm. And he got a tad excited to be standing outside in the middle of it all in Plymouth when the lightning started flashing. But so did some little kid watching him:

By - 2/16/15 - 9:58 am
Deserted Washington Street in downtown Boston

Steve went for a walk down a deserted Washington Street in Downtown Crossing last night.

Copyright Steve. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 2/16/15 - 9:52 am
E. 6 Street in South Boston in the snow

Brian D'Amico has been chronicling the snow, from Boston to Braintree. Last night, he visited E. 6 Street, one of the two-way streets that is now officially one way, at least through April 1.

Copyright Brian D'Amico. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 2/16/15 - 9:34 am

The National Weather Service offices in Anchorage and Taunton exchange a little snow banter:

By - 2/15/15 - 7:58 pm

LinaMariaGiraldo.com brings us a new time lapse video of the storm, but this time focuses on the awesome neighborhood cleanup!

By - 2/15/15 - 7:09 pm
Charter Street in the North End

Charter Street in the North End this morning. Photo by Patrick McMahon.

So yet again, we were part of the lead story on ABC News tonight. And then, towards the end of the broadcast, the anchor teased a story about "one place that saw the sun for the first time since Halloween. No, it's not Boston."

By - 2/15/15 - 6:05 pm

A chain-reaction collision in the middle of white-out conditions left several people injured around 2:30 p.m. on 128 south just past exit 27 in Waltham, State Police report:

State Police report the injuries were minor.

There is a report that a snow squall in the area may have contributed to this crash.

By - 2/15/15 - 5:14 pm
Sunset over South Boston

Jonathan Murphy watched the sun go down over Siberia, uh, South Boston, today.

By - 2/15/15 - 2:25 pm
Man hitting golf ball on top of snow mound in Copley Square

Man tees off atop Mt. Copley this afternoon as Catboston watches.

By - 2/15/15 - 2:16 pm
Boots in the snow

Katie's had enough.

Wonder if she knows little Jacob?

By - 2/15/15 - 1:52 pm
Trucks full of snow in the Fenway

A roving UHub photographer watched a convoy of dump trucks heading through the Fenway to pick up snow.

By - 2/15/15 - 1:15 pm
Truman Parkway in the snow

A little snowshoeing this afternoon on the remains of the Neponset path along Truman Parkway in Hyde Park. Photo by Molly Lanzarotta.

By - 2/15/15 - 1:10 pm
Columbus Avenue and Massachusetts Avenue

Columbus Avenue and Mass. Ave. today. Photo by Andrew Bauer.

By - 2/15/15 - 1:03 pm
Snow fire

Neighbors dug the fort all day yesterday from the snow pile in their yard - we added the fire.

By - 2/15/15 - 11:17 am
Snow door

Rus Lodi forwards this photo of his sister opening her front door on Plum Island.

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