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Daniel Nava gun show

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Boston Red Sox outfielder Daniel Nava – who jacked a grand slam in his first major league at-bat in 2010 – was the guest star of an event at Fenway Park organized by Stop & Shop to promote healthy eating and recreational habits among children. Amusingly, Nava reportedly mentioned that the Red Sox eat a [...]

Tower Ladder 3 at South Station

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

On Saturday afternoon, around 6:15 pm, Tower Ladder 3 from Boston Fire Department responded to what appeared to be a minor medical call in South Station. Below are a few photos from the scene.

Commonwealth Avenue arrest

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

On Saturday, shortly after noon, we were parked on Granby Street – across Commmonwealth Avenue from Warren Towers – when we saw a transient-looking man argue with an MBTA police officer at the T-stop. The man was in company with another man, a woman and a dog. My wife speculates the cop had been dispatched [...]

Photos: Boston University Terriers lose 3-1 to Maine Black Bears

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Enjoy a few photos from Boston University’s aggravating 3-1 loss to Maine Black Bears on Saturday, January 28, at Agganis Arena. The most memorable sequence of the game occurred in the second period with BU trailing 1-0. A frantic attempt to score resulted in practically every player on ice ending up in Maine’s goal crease. [...]

Disney On Ice Treasure Trove at TD Garden in Boston

Monday, December 26th, 2011

Below are a few photos from the “Disney On Ice – Treasure Trove” show that’s playing at TD Garden in Boston this week. The Treasure Trove show is an on-ice highlight reel of sorts from some Disney’s most famous movies (eg Snow White, Lion King, and Peter Pan) as well as some more recent movies [...]

Irene was the real deal

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

At this time 43 deaths have been attributed to Irene. Almost 3 million people are still without power. Whole villages have reportedly been submerged, roads and bridges swept away by floods caused by pounding rain. Yet, some insist that Irene was over hyped. They’re wrong.

Heroes of June, but now it’s July

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

I saw this down at the playground the other day:

Be wary of Google AdWords’ push in Massachusetts

Monday, June 20th, 2011

About a month ago I received an email from Google AdWords with the following message: Google seminars coming to Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut Google invites you to some interactive seminars for your local businesses community. Our certified trainers will show you how Google tools can help you reach more customers, understand what customers are [...]

Ranking Boston’s championships 2002-2011

Friday, June 17th, 2011

When Boston Bruins won the 2011 Stanley Cup by defeating the Canucks (and indirectly laying waste to Vancouver) they added the seventh major-league championship that the city’s four pro sports teams have won since 2002. Here’s how I rank them in order of importance, starting from the bottom 7) Boston Celtics 2008 championship. It would [...]

Accident on eastbound Route 9

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Photo of an accident that helped snarl traffic on eastbound Route 9 in Framingham on June 2, 2011.