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Blizzard of 2013

By adamg - 1/4/18 - 11:22 am
French Toast with peaches

Maria Montegue didn't stint on her French Toast this morning.

Also chowing down: Read more.

By adamg - 3/6/13 - 10:09 am

MuckRock has put together an interesting chart and map based on data about tickets issued by city inspectors for failing to shovel sidewalks after the February blizzard.

Via Matt Carroll.

By adamg - 2/26/13 - 4:55 pm

Show some respect

A fed-up citizen grouses that three weeks after the blizzard, this space saver on East Cottage Street in Dorchester needs some D-I-S-R-E-S-P-E-C-T.

By adamg - 2/22/13 - 8:52 am

Watch and listen (audio NSFW).

Don't worry, Bostonians, Masshole Carl Spackler here works (worked?) in Lowell, WBZ reports.

By adamg - 2/20/13 - 9:10 am

12 Channel St.

A roving UHub photographer forwards this picture, taken around 4:40 p.m. yesterday, of the handicap parking spaces outside 12 Channel St., an Innovation District building owned by the BRA and EDIC.

By adamg - 2/17/13 - 3:10 pm
Snow statue

Nestochan observed this statue on Montrose Street in Roxbury.

By adamg - 2/16/13 - 7:28 pm

Chansky's in Brighton kept track of the top daily purchases in the days just before, during and just after the blizzard.

Via Boston Reddit.

By adamg - 2/15/13 - 9:53 am

The mayor, who apologized to locals a couple days ago about the pace of snow removal, went on national TV this morning and gave the city an A+ for snow removal.

By adamg - 2/14/13 - 6:33 pm

It's official: We suck. Boston Police report seven cases of post-blizzard parking-space vandalism across the city this week.

In most of the cases, tires were slashed. In one case, a window was smashed. In another, a plastic sawhorse was heaved at a car door. Two examples:

By adamg - 2/14/13 - 1:58 pm

Caught in Southie reports, although since this is South Boston, naturally they were seen as bad guys and were caught and confronted and forced to put some of the chairs back instead of getting a proclamation from the city.

By adamg - 2/14/13 - 9:42 am

We learn that from the city's response to a citizen complaint about a potted-plant space saver in Charlestown.

By adamg - 2/14/13 - 8:58 am

A space saver in Jamaica Plain

Katken ran across this space saver in Jamaica Plain yesterday:

By adamg - 2/13/13 - 2:33 pm
Gauche sign in the South End

A shocked South End resident cannot believe this sort of sign is now popping up on places like West Brookline Street:

This is a highly disturbing sign. South End Neighborhood Associations do not support space savers. Please have DPW begin removing these items.

By adamg - 2/13/13 - 2:15 pm

Video by Tailgate Jones; shot on Saturday.

Via Julie Cordeiro.

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