City Life

Noble Person Shoveled Boston Marathon Finish Line During Blizzard [Updated]

Reporting by Bryanna Cappadona and Steve Annear Update 1:40 p.m.: After some research on social media, we got wind that the noble shoveler is Chris […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Best Sledding Hills in Boston

The snow keeps falling, and Mother Nature is laying it on thick. Now, with proper sled, tube, or cafeteria tray in hand, you’ll be ready to […]

City Life

‘Genius’ Skis From Second Floor of South End Building

Post by Derek Valentine.   While most people were trying to figure out where to put the snow that piled up on the sidewalks from the […]

Home & Property

The Dos & Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

With post-blizzard cleanup on the mind, the City of Boston reminds us that one cubic foot of dry snow weighs about seven pounds, while a cubic […]

City Life

A Brief Interview With the Boston Yeti: ‘I’m a Vegan’

When he’s not delicately placing his paw-like hands on parking meters, wondering if he’s exempt from parking bans, or centering his mind during an outdoor […]


These Restaurants and Bars Will Be Open During the Blizzard

Whether you’re going stir-crazy with cabin fever, just severely low on beer, or hungry for a half-price burger, there are plenty of available options open […]

Arts & Entertainment

Snow Day Streaming Guide: What to Watch and Where to Find It

Matt & Ben Overload Good Will Hunting Where to Watch: Netflix Length: 2 hours Synopsis: A coming-of-age tale where Will Hunting learns that receiving a […]

City Life

MBTA Workers Out in Full Force During Storm

Although the MBTA will be shut down for the entire day on Tuesday, some transit employees spent the night driving Green Line trolleys up and down […]

City Life

There’s a Yeti on the Loose in Boston

Officials from the Animal Rescue League may have successfully captured the Lowell Goat, but there’s another wild creature afoot, and he’s roaming the streets with […]

City Life

Plowz and Mowz Gears Up for Their First Big Snowstorm in Boston

The heaviest snowfall has hardly started in the Boston area, but already the founders of an on-demand plow service are getting slammed with requests. “Without […]

City Life

That MassDOT ‘Wicked Big Stawm’ Sign Isn’t Real, Folks

Meanwhile, in Boston…. — Michael Wallace (@MikeWallaceWCBS) January 26, 2015 A PSA for everyone who remains hysterical about all things surrounding The Great Blizzard […]

City Life

Charlie Baker’s Impending Fashion Faux-Pas

Rare is the day that a middle aged white dude gets ridiculed for not wearing a fleece vest. But such is the plight of Charlie […]

City Life

Blizzard of 2015: Updates, Cancellations, and Other Storm-Related Info

As the “potentially historic” Blizzard of 2015 continues in the Boston region, cancellations and parking restrictions are still in effect, and preparations from local and statewide emergency […]

City Life

‘Crippling’ Blizzard Could Drop Three Feet of Snow on Boston Region

Get ready, Massachusetts. A “potentially historic” snowstorm is headed our way, threatening to drop three feet of snow on the ground, limiting visibility, and bringing […]

City Life

‘Scary Snowman’ Returns to Cambridge to ‘Terrorize’ Pedestrians for the Holidays

Jason Lichtenberger likes to spread Christmas fear. But he also just enjoys making people laugh. For the second year in a row, Lichtenberger returned to […]