Monthly Archives: December 2013

Callahan Tunnel Closes Friday Night, December 27th Through March 12th

MassDOT to Close Callahan Tunnel Friday, 12/27 at 11pm Detours, Enhanced MBTA Blue & Silver Line Service Established to Help Public Reach East Boston &...

Public Realm Planning on Boston’s Downtown Waterfront [Video]

The Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Planning Advisory Committee heard an update on public access issues in the designated planning area from Long Wharf to...

Jigsaw Picture Puzzle: Nativity Scene at Saint Stephen’s Church

Merry Christmas! Need a break from all the festivities? Enjoy this easy jigsaw picture puzzle with a Christmas scene from outside St. Stephen's Church...

Photo Gallery: Joyous Christmas Lights in the North End / Waterfront

As Christmas lights go, the North End / Waterfront truly puts on a world-class show. Here is a small selection of displays I found...

Tree Goes Missing Outside Hanover Street Salon

Harry asks, "Will the person(s) who couldn't afford a Christmas Tree kindly return the one you borrowed from Philip's Salon?"

Downtown View: How Not to Present a Plan

The Beacon Hill neighborhood faces a situation in which two good goals — handicap accessibility and historic preservation — clash. Any steps taken to...

North End Man and Homeless Co-Defendant Arraigned in Court Following Weekend...

Boston Police apprehended two suspects on Monday and charged them with this weekend's string of store robberies in the North End / Waterfront and...

Bartlett Place Trashed After Parklet Renovation

Just about a week after the new parklet at Bartlett Place received new brick tile, the space has once again resorted to being a...

Obituary: Nicholas R. DeBiccari of Medford and Boston’s North End

Nicholas R. DeBiccari of Medford died on Friday, December 20 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Born and raised in Boston's North End, he was the...

Boston Police Issue “Wanted” Photos and Alert After String of North...

Update on Mon. 12/23/13: Two suspects have been arrested by Boston Police. Read more. We started to get reports on Saturday about a string...

Salem Street Market Held Up on Saturday Night; Possible String

The Salem Street Market was held up around 8pm on Saturday night. The robber said he had a gun and got away with all of...

The Latest & Greatest Has Snow Photos, Ice Skating, and New...

After a cold, icy week, the temperature has warmed up for the final weekend before Christmas. Look back on the snow storm, be the...