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By adamg - 10/10/19 - 9:25 am

The Daily Free Press reports growing numbers of BU students are using scooters - most of them non-electric - to get from A to B on the elongated BU campus; quotes a BU official as saying there's only so much they can do to keep scootin' scholars from getting flattened on public roads in a city with no formal scooter regulations.

By adamg - 10/8/19 - 8:44 am

WCVB reports the Marine Corps is cooperating in the investigation into Daniel Hollis's death on Sept. 28.

By adamg - 10/3/19 - 4:59 pm

Boston Police report they are treating Daniel Hollis's death during a fight on Park Vale Avenue early Saturday as a homicide and are looking for whoever might have had something to do with him falling and suffering a fatal brain injury by hitting his head on bricks and cement. Read more.

By FenwayRecordings - 9/30/19 - 1:47 pm

On Thursday, November 21st British Jazz artist Kamaal Williams will be performing at Brighton Music Hall as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 8:00pm. This is an 18+ show with valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $20 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $22.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/11/21/kamaal-williams-t...

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

By adamg - 9/28/19 - 10:11 am

Live Boston reports the two people were taken to local hospitals with life-threatening injuries in the crash around 3:30 a.m. at Harvard and Brighton avenues. Police say the scooter driver ran a red light, WBZ reports.

By FenwayRecordings - 9/25/19 - 4:28 pm

On Tuesday, November 12th rock girl group Chastity Belt will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with Strange Ranger as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 8:00pm. This is an 18+ show with valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $15 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $17.
For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/11/12/chastity-belt

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

By FenwayRecordings - 9/23/19 - 5:00 pm

On Thursday October 10th dance-punk band !!! (chk chk chk) will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with DJ Carbo as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 8:00pm. This is an 18+ show with valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $16 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $18.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/10/10/chk-chk-chk

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

When: Doors 7PM, Show 8PM

By FenwayRecordings - 9/23/19 - 4:01 pm

On Saturday October 5th 90s grunge rock band Mudhoney will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with Pissed Jeans as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 6:00pm and the show will begin at 7:00pm. This is an 18+ show with valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $20 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $23.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/10/5/mudhoney-pissed-jeans

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

By adamg - 9/22/19 - 3:59 pm

On Tuesday, the Brighton-Allston Historical Society hosts a talk on the history of newspapers in the neighborhoods and how residents can stay up to date in the online age.

Oh, yeah, I'll be giving that talk. It's open to the public and there'll be free refreshments. Starts at 7 p.m. at the Brighton Allston Congregational Church, 404 Washington St. in Brighton Center.

By FenwayRecordings - 9/16/19 - 5:56 pm

On Monday September 23rd psychedelic indie pop band Black Moth Super Rainbow will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with Beans, Takara, and DJ Carbo as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 8:00pm. This is an 18+ show with valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $20 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $22.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/9/23/black-moth-super-r...

By FenwayRecordings - 9/16/19 - 5:00 pm

On Saturday September 21st pop punk band Bleached will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with The Paranoyds, Lady Pills, and DJ Carbo as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 6:00pm and the show will begin at 7:00pm. This is an all ages show. Tickets are on sale for $17 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $19.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/9/21/bleached

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

By FenwayRecordings - 9/16/19 - 2:41 pm

On Friday September 20th rock and roll dance group Guerilla Toss will be performing at Brighton Music Hall, along with Sloppy Jane, Carinae, and DJ Carbo as part of the Fenway Recordings Sessions. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 8:00pm. The event is 18+ with a valid ID. Tickets are on sale for $15 in advance at ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available for purchase the day of the show for $18.

For more info and tickets: http://events.crossroadspresents.com/events/2019/9/20/guerilla-toss

Where: Brighton Music Hall, Allston

By adamg - 8/30/19 - 3:08 pm

Thugmajesty tells us the story of Allston St. Nick: Read more.

By adamg - 8/27/19 - 12:12 pm

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved plans for Studio 52 to move its existing recording space at 52 Everett St. to what is now a self-storage building at 138 Harvard Ave. Read more.

By adamg - 8/26/19 - 11:47 am

The MBTA reports inbound delays on the B Line of up to ten minutes due to a train with issues at Chiswick Road.

By adamg - 8/25/19 - 1:08 pm

When the Harvard Avenue bar shuts its doors at 2 a.m. tonight, that's it.

By adamg - 8/24/19 - 11:52 am
Allston X-Mas beer

Allston Village Main Streets alerts us to this IPA from Harpoon.

By adamg - 8/17/19 - 12:20 pm

A verb, meaning: To ram your truck into a bridge or overpass because you thought the "CARS ONLY" signs at the onramps were just suggestions. Can be done on the river roads - Storrow Drive, Soldiers Field Drive and Memorial Drive - but also at select bridges elsewhere, such as the East Street Bridge that carries the Franklin Line near Endicott station in Dedham.

The latest storrowing news.

By adamg - 8/16/19 - 8:42 pm
Bridge demolishs truck

Some time before 8:25 p.m. or so, when Dev arrived at the scene, the driver of a box truck learned his truck was no match for the Grand Junction train bridge just before the BU Bridge, where Soldiers Field Road inbound becomes Storrow Drive. The judges rate this 9/10, deducting a point because the truck did not disgorge its contents all over the road.

By adamg - 8/9/19 - 12:15 pm

Anchor Line Partners, which until now has specialized in redeveloping old commercial buildings off major highways into new office space, has filed plans to build two six-story apartment buildings on Cambridge Street at Emery Road in Allston's Union Square. Read more.

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