1 hr ago
Despite High Ridership, Bike Crashes Spike Slightly
Bike-related crashes spiked a small amount given the higher ridership in the Boston area over the course of the last two years.
5 hrs ago
The Heartland Institute
Does Solar Energy Actually Make Massachusetts Safer?
Earlier this month, Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced that his state reached the goal of 250 megawatts of installed solar energy capacity.
9 hrs ago
Andris Nelsons Appointed Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Director
Nelsons, 34, will be the youngest music director to lead the BSO in more than a century when he assumes the post in the 2014-15 season.
11 hrs ago
City of Boston
Mayor Menino Announces $1.8 Billion Capital Plan with Focus on Investments in Neighborhoods
Mayor Thomas M. Menino today joined city officials and community leaders at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Charlestown to highlight the City's five year, $1.8 billion Capital Plan, which includes 341 projects across Boston and covers the building and maintenance of all the City's infrastructure including roads, buildings, key technology ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Same-sex marriage supporters celebrate 9th anniversary in Boston Public Garden
Ellen Wade, at center-right in turquoise shirt, spoke at the gathering as her wife Maureen Brodoff, in striped cardigan, and other same-sex marriage supporters listened.
Megan Hilty Couldn't Be Happier
It is a rare actor that can graduate from college, and within a few short months, find themselves on Broadway, cast in a lead role in the biggest blockbuster musical in town opposite Tony Award-winning actors.
Saucy guitarist proposed for Allston
Update: The pizza chain says you can't believe everything you read, even its own license application - says it just wants to add a guitarist , not dinner theater .
Drool spotlight: UPPAbaby conquers Boston
When you sell strollers, stroller-spotting becomes a daily habit, and you notice which brands and models live in what parts of town.
South End Restaurants with Outdoor Seating
Not sure where you can get a drink or a meal outside in the South End? The Boston Business Journal made the decision-making process delightfully easy for you.
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Memorial Day committee plans May 27th ceremonies
Memorial Day committee 2013: First row, from left to right, Mike McLoud, John O. Scannell, Donald Newell; back row: Frank Cahill, Mike Hegarty and Steve Bickerton.
Casting for 'The Judge' with Robert Downey Jr. set for...
Boston Casting will hold an open casting call for the upcoming movie "The Judge" starring Robert Downey Jr.
Fri May 17, 2013
Weekend Planner: Concerts, Tap Dancing and Spaceman Playing Softball
It's Thursday, and you've got no idea what you'll do this weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue.
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Consalvo is the latest to formally kick off campaign to succeed Menino
As City Councillor Rob Consalvo's mayoral campaign kick-off wound down, Angelo Scaccia was at the front table, greeting people as they exited, getting up and sitting down, shaking their hands, and slapping their backs while complaining of his own being in pain.
Boston has a music director: what took them so long?
It is more than three years since James Levine's health left him unable to continue as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Moving Memorial Day Trips
To many, Memorial Day means the unofficial start to summer, a three-day weekend for grilling and a chance to break out white clothes that have been in the attic all winter.
Handbag Assault Leads to Arrest
Friday, May 10 6:42 p.m.: A officer on a detail radioed in a domestic in progress near the Natick Mall .
City: Help us pick where to put new Hubway stations in South Boston,...
A screenshot of the CoUrbanize website, which shows a map of existing Hubway stations and the areas being looked at for new stations.
Thu May 16, 2013
Local Student Honored with Max Warburg Courage Award
Gardner Pilot Academy student and Charlestown resident Yumin Lisa Wei, right, accepts her award from Mayor Menino and Gardner intern Sandy Simeon.
Home Sales for the Love of Rescued Animals
Three years ago Weston real estate agent Leslie Mann read a story on the Internet that horrified her.
Boston fire commissioner calls deputy chiefs 'dinosaurs'
Boston Fire Commissioner Rodrick Fraser today sounded off against his 13 deputy chiefs, calling them a "bunch of dinosaurs" for resisting change and being "unprofessional" for releasing a letter to the media saying they had no confidence in their chief for not taking command during the chaos after the marathon bombings.