4/22/19 - 11:47 pm
Forest Hills upper busway with lots of water

Dalgonon snapped the new upper busway at Forest Hills during the rain today shortly before 6 p.m. - probably making lower-busway riders jealous with how little water there was. In any case, the T promised to take a look.

4/22/19 - 8:41 pm

WBZ reports the problem at the Towers of Chestnut Hill was not so much the small fire as the water that got into the electrical system.

4/22/19 - 4:25 pm
Storrowed truck near BU

The Storrow bridges maintained their undefeated record this afternoon as James Noonan shows us on the eastbound side, at BU.

Matt Niermeyer gives us another view of the remains of the truck: Read more.

4/22/19 - 4:19 pm

WCVB posts some video of a battle-to-the-ground fight on Harvard Avenue at River Street this afternoon.

4/22/19 - 1:56 pm

Visualizing environmental justice on the Chelsea Creek

Researchers from Northeastern, the MIT Media Lab and Chelsea's GreenRoots worked with local teens from along Chelsea Creek to graphically illustrate ongoing chemical discharges into the river, which basically serves as a funnel for most of the Boston area's heating oil, jet fuel and road salt.

4/22/19 - 12:53 pm

A worried resident files a 311 complaint about all the snakes on Lambert Street, near Highland Street: Read more.

4/22/19 - 12:26 pm

WBUR's Max Larkin is livetweeting today's interviews. So is the Globe's Meghan Irons.

4/22/19 - 12:21 pm

Patch is reporting That the Boston Public Health Commission is scheduling spraying for mosquito control in wetland areas around Hyde Park and West Roxbury. The article says that this specific spraying will not require any specific precautions by persons in the areas. Spraying will be from helicopters flying over the areas late at night. Read more.

4/22/19 - 11:56 am

George DeFina, 71, owner of DeNo's on Centre Street in West Roxbury, died Saturday.

DeFina, who grew up in Roxbury and graduated from the Boston Trade High School, opened DeNo's in 1983.

4/22/19 - 11:08 am

Rhode Island State Police report two men from Hyde Park died in a crash that injured two other Hyde Park men on I-95 north in Warwick around 4 a.m. on Sunday.

Read more.

4/22/19 - 10:51 am

For the last few years, Frank Koran, a 2016 graduate of the Mass. College of Art, has been painting watercolors of Boston street scenes - most recently a retrospective of what the upper busway at Forest Hills station used to look like.

4/22/19 - 9:47 am

I'm slowly finishing revamping the templates that control how the site works (mainly for mobile users, but also to do something about the poor search-box UI). Read more.

4/22/19 - 8:39 am

Moulton makes it official, joining Warren and Weld in the race for president.

4/21/19 - 10:37 pm

The BBC reports that the Chinese Athletic Association (CAA) has banned three runners from competing in any future races after claiming they cheated during last Monday's Boston Marathon. One runner was accused of giving his/her bib to another runner while the two others allegedly used faked race results in order to qualify for this year's race. Read more.

4/21/19 - 9:42 pm
Sunset over Boston

Mark Smith had a ringside seat for the Easter sunset this evening.

Kellyness also watched the sunset, over the First Church in Dedham: Read more.

4/21/19 - 3:41 pm
Fog over the North End

Full House Tickets shows us the fog rolling in around 2:30 p.m. Then ten minutes later: All gone.

4/21/19 - 12:04 pm

NBC Boston reports 13 students and 3 chaperones were taken to Mass. General this morning after getting sick on a plane with some sort of stomach ailment. No word if they had the fish.