Snow

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…. pic.twitter.com/S0Zc6Z5LCy — 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 […]

City Life

Cyclists Claim Another Win in Push For Improved Snow Removal Along Pathways

A little Twitter badgering can go a long way. After bombarding the Department of Conservation and Recreation with a social media campaign calling for cleared […]

City Life

Snow Kidding: Winter Storm Craziness Continues

Update: Residents don’t have to stay in during the snowstorm (it has already started to come down in some areas), but Governor Deval Patrick would […]

City Life

Watch a News Anchor Call the Snow in Lowell ‘Slutty’

It has long been tradition for news anchors in Massachusetts to post up in different parts of the state during snowstorms so that they can […]

City Life

Video of the Arrest-Free Boston University ‘Snowbrawl’ Fight

The cops showed up and stood close by, but no Boston University students were arrested at this year’s massive snowball fight on the Esplanade. As […]

City Life

Boston University Students Are Trying to Organize Another ‘Snowbrawl’ Fight

Last year, when winter storm “Nemo” hit the East Coast, students from Boston University did the only thing there was left to do in a […]

City Life

The MBTA Seems to Run Smoothly When There’s Tons of Snow

Apparently all it takes for the MBTA to provide a reasonable, nearly hassle-free commute is upwards of a foot of snow. As the state endured […]

City Life

It’s Going to Snow—Again

Update:  Mayor Marty Walsh has declared a snow emergency and parking ban in Boston, ahead of actual flakes hitting the ground, and canceled school on […]

City Life

How Much Snow Before America Cancels School?

Decades of national news have reinforced in each of us the maxim that one man’s snow flurry is another man’s natural disaster. We New Englanders […]

Wellness

Snowblower Injuries Are Serious

So you’ve invested in a snowblower. Good for you. Now you get to smile sarcastically at your poor neighbor who’s laboring with a shovel while […]