Hey, there! Log in / Register

Davis Square

By adamg - 6/29/20 - 11:10 am

Bus shuttles starting up between Harvard and Alewife.

On Friday, a man was hit and killed by a Red Line train at Porter Square.

The person was eventually extricated and taken to a local hospital for treatment.

By adamg - 12/2/19 - 9:00 am
Tree down in Seven Hills Park in Somerville

Roving UHub photographer Jim Kang is beginning to wonder if the trees in Seven Hills Park in Davis Square are particularly fragile.

By adamg - 11/18/19 - 9:15 am
No train at Davis Square, sign says everything is stopped

Hey, sign, how's the Red Line?

Mister Jon is among the discouraged hordes at Davis Square for the first Red Line commute after the first Red Line Repair Weekend and he reports things are not going well: Read more.

By adamg - 5/3/19 - 8:20 pm
By adamg - 5/1/19 - 10:21 am
Wanted for Somerville bank robbery, shooting at officer

State Police and police in Somerville and surrounding communities are looking for a man they say robbed a bank in Davis Square this morning, then fired a shot at a responding officer, but missed. Read more.

Ad:
By adamg - 4/5/19 - 5:08 pm

A train with mechanical issues at Davis Square is gumming up the Red Line, the MBTA reports.

By adamg - 8/24/18 - 2:30 pm
Wanted man

Transit Police report they are looking for a man they say masturbated "in close proximity to a female" on a Red Line train between Davis and Alewife around 5 p.m. on Aug. 16.

If he looks familiar, contact detectives at 617-222-1050 or send an anonymous tip to 873873.

By adamg - 2/9/18 - 6:32 pm

A train that died near Davis on the Red Line at the height of rush hour caused exactly the sort of delays and crushed riders on platforms that you'd expect.

By adamg - 1/18/18 - 12:05 pm

The MBTA reports "severe" delays on the Red Line after a train failed its physical at Davis Square.

By adamg - 12/28/17 - 2:51 pm

The MBTA is reporting "moderate" delays on the Red Line due to a train near Davis that thought it could, but coudn't.

By adamg - 11/27/17 - 9:45 am
Old Johnny D's in Davis Square

J. Patience took a moment this morning to remember Johnny D's in Davis Square, which shut last year to make way for residential units: Read more.

By Matthew Miller - 11/3/17 - 9:03 pm

About 7:45 this morning, right outside the Davis Square T station:

IMAGE(/files/hawk-tiny.jpg)

By adamg - 11/3/17 - 5:36 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Red Line due to a train that sank into a perpetual torpor at Davis.

By adamg - 9/26/17 - 8:10 am

The Red Line is once again going slower than it usually does due to the Davis Square signal problem that first cropped up before yesterday's morning rush hour.

By adamg - 9/25/17 - 5:13 pm

The MBTA is advising Red Line riders to set aside some extra time for their evening commute because the morning signal problems at Davis have become the afternoon signal problems at Davis.

By adamg - 9/18/17 - 8:27 am

File this under: When it rains, it pours, except the rain isn't supposed to come until tomorrow: At various points this morning, Red Line trains died at Davis, Central and Wollaston. The T current reports "moderate" delays.

By adamg - 9/7/17 - 4:51 pm

At least it's not signals this time. The MBTA reports a dead train at Davis is gumming up the works. Among those on one of the baby-steps trains behind it is WBZ 1030 anchor Karyn Regal, who has gone into newsradio mode and is reporting her ride:

We have stopped. Woman next to me sets her lips in a thin grim line and shakes her head slowly; eyes closed.

By adamg - 7/21/17 - 9:17 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Red Line because of a train exceeding its lifespan at Davis Square.

By adamg - 4/15/17 - 10:17 am

WBUR reports: "Boston area's first oatmeal shop wants to challenge perceptions of porridge." In Davis Square, of course.

Wait, what's that, Brooklyn? You have an avocado restaurant? Oh, gawd, Somerville, you're back up.

By adamg - 4/12/17 - 8:17 pm

There's a train pushing up daisies at Davis that is causing "moderate" delays on the Red Line and a train that took too many Eat Me cakes at Wonderland that is causing "minor" delays on the Blue Line.

Subscribe to Davis Square