By - 11/20/18 - 10:20 am
Truck storrowed in Medford

JP Shipley shows us what happened when the driver of a big rig tried to cram under the Orange Line's Medford Street bridge in Malden this morning.

By - 10/25/18 - 4:14 pm

Around 2:30 p.m., the T was reporting delays of up to 20 minutes on the Orange Line due to an outbound train with "a mechanical problem" near Malden Center bad enough to have the train after it called up to push it to Oak Grove.

By - 9/27/18 - 9:59 am
Bag of New England Coffee Co. hazelnut-creme coffee

A federal judge this week dismissed a lawsuit over the lack of hazelnuts in a local company's Hazelnut Crème Coffee as a whole latte nothing because the woman who brought the suit didn't make a strong enough case on exactly how she was harmed. Read more.

By - 9/21/18 - 4:15 pm
Man in custody at Oak Grove MBTA station

Allegedly pissy man under arrest. Photo by rm -rf *.


Transit Police report arresting a Malden man (um, of course?) at the Oak Grove Orange Line station last night after he allegedly urinated on a parked Transit Police cruiser and then, with that out of his system, ripped off one of its license plates and tried to smash in a window.

Read more.

By - 9/20/18 - 7:49 pm
The Banner in the Town.

Artist's recreation by John Liam Policastro.

WBZ reports police want to know exactly how that banner fell off a truck.

Oh, and don't worry - they're also investigating (and charging) the alleged flag urinator.

By - 9/19/18 - 8:54 am

WFXT reports. The Sox have yet to actually win the AL East title (although they could tonight).

By - 5/19/18 - 12:32 pm

A Malden man who blamed two officials for being part of an alleged conspiracy to steal his house will likely spend the rest of his life in federal prison for planning a murder spree with the weapons he bought from an arms dealer who turned out to be an undercover FBI agent. Read more.

By - 5/16/18 - 1:07 pm
Gregory Rieschick

Transit Police report arresting Gregory Rieschick, 38, of Charlestown, on a charge of indecent assault and battery for an incident around 5:15 a.m. on May 2 on an inbound Orange Line train that had just left Malden Center.

Read more.

By - 5/3/18 - 1:02 pm

Shortly after 11:30 a.m., the Orange Line came to a halt so a T employee could extinguish the trash that burst into flames between Malden Center and Wellington.

By - 3/3/18 - 11:52 am
Damaged street in Malden

Gordon Hallett looked down Concord Street in Malden this morning.

By - 3/2/18 - 8:24 am
Oak tree falls on SUV in Malden

By 7 a.m., Snoe reports, several trees had fallen in the area of the Oak Grove Orange Line station, including one that came down on an SUV. Read more.

By - 1/31/18 - 1:03 pm

A federal jury in Concord, NH yesterday convicted Edward McLarnon, 69, of receiving firearms with intent to commit murder and three related weapons and explosive charges in bid to go on a murder spree that was foiled because the person he bought all the weaponry from was an undercover FBI agent. Read more.

By - 1/24/18 - 6:08 pm

The MBTA reports "minor" delays due to a deceased train at Malden.

By - 10/21/17 - 5:35 pm

WBZ reports a guy who tried making off with cans of Red Bull from a Malden convenience store left the backpack he'd allegedly stuffed the sugary drinks into behind, returned, slapped the store clerk who'd followed him, then ran off without the backpack - which also contained "personal identification items."

By - 9/20/17 - 6:28 pm
Trees on the Orange Line

The T's Joe Pesaturo shows us the trees that came down on the Orange Line tracks near Oak Grove late this afternoon.

The T swapped in buses, but, of course, they had some trouble keeping up with the demand, as Jill shows us at Wellington: Read more.

By - 9/18/17 - 6:52 pm

Jesse Lacatena, 23, and Elisha Rockett, had bail set at $50,000 and $100,000 respectively for their role in a bloody fight that started on Spring Lane early Friday. Read more.

By - 7/6/17 - 12:33 pm

Gordon Hallett videoed what is now a three-alarm fire at 49 Stearns St.

By - 6/4/17 - 10:53 pm
Lantern walk in Malden

Greg Cook photographed the Lantern Walk around Fellsmere Pond in Malden last night.