Goondog wants my hamentashen! →
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Alewife Hawks →
I (heart) SMV (…sometimes) →
A quick cross-post for WHR. Foss Fest is happening earlier this year (on July 25th, as part of the Somerstreets program). The organizer is looking for bands & vendors from Somerville…
New ramp →
Re1000 has a bunch of shots up from the Orchard grand opening yesterday.
Rejecting your petroleum based painting plan. →
Rolling in Boston has a good point that’s insufficiently answered by this Phoenix update: where exactly are we with our Bixi bikes, anyway? The latest word sounds like there is…
Fort Independence →
A pretty good day for me, so far. Went down to poke around at Castle Island, managed to avoid getting bayoneted.
Somebody has some bad luck coming. →
Not me, rest assured.
The Pru (26 floors up) →
Speaking of meatwiches →
The Boston Gastronauts eat mexican sandwiches from El Carrizal. Your choices are beef (alright), chicken (okay), and lengua (whaaaaat?). That last one’s the tongue meat. It’s chopped…
Kelly’s grand opening! →
Very much later, Kelly’s on the corner of Harvard and Commonwealth is opening to the general public this morning at 10am. They’ve been doing a soft opening for VIPs for the last few days…
Hot, hot dog →
You go girl →
My sister graduated with her PhD yesterday. Suffice to say, we are all tremendously proud of her and this accomplishment. Even if she made fun of my totally awesome sky husky +…
Coming Saturday: Orchard →
Gallery & Ramp
SJH, PhD (for really reals this time) →
Congratulations to my very impressive and tri-lettered sister!!!
Eat your heart out →
Glenville in chrome →
One Man’s Trash (is another man’s hazmat... →
Yikes. The BFD received a report at 10:38 a.m. on Thursday morning that the recent rains flooded a full uncovered dumpster, dumping at least “100 gallons of some type of petroleum…
Have a ‘Gansett →
This series of shots from the Silhouette reminded me that the current incarnation of The Famous Narragansett Beer is being made in Rochester, NY rather than anywhere in Rhode…
Allsaints Spitalfields →
There’s an awesome antique sewing machine collection on Newbury Street at Allsaints Spitalfields. Mostly Singers but a few…
Vikings in Allston →
I’m running a race called the Ragnar Relay this weekend, named after the Norse king & pirate. A lot of work has gone into organizing our crew for that and I’m still not sure…
Marta tops the Breakers →
Lee Pender sums up the reason for the Breakers recent (5/14) loss on Bleacher Report. The best women’s soccer player in the world came to Boston Friday night and showed exactly why…
It’s a battle of wills for this delicious &... →
We do kinda stick out there like a vestigial limb. →
Commenter confusion on boston.com is good for a smile. I live in Allston… Am I not affected? I don’t know if “Boston” includes Allston/Brighton or not. -Pink Slip via UH For…
Spring Special →
Little fam →
Stolen photo but so cute!
The chicken wing contest makes the dog straight... →
Guess who’s three? →
Russell Crowe alters your genetic fitness →
Prior to going to see the new Robin Hood tonight I solicited a few opinions on what the total Russell Crowe-related body count would be. Nineteen people responded, with guesses ranging from zero to…
Somebody’s watching me. →
Bruins out, Cannons in. →
Opening night for the Boston Cannons is tonight, vs the Denver Outlaws. At Harvard Stadium, 7pm. Tickets are pretty cheap, as low as $15.
Places to avoid at 10am →
By all means make a statement of support for the Audy family, but good grief not by breathing exhaust as you get your internal combustion engine caught up in a clusterfuck of others…
Happy Breakfast II →
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Margaritas the new Unos? →
Some unsubstantiated rumor spreading from Michael V… Word is that a Margaritas is replacing the UNOs across the street from us on Commonwealth Avenue. Nothing says authentic Mexican…
A simple rule: don’t talk trash to hockey fans. →
Anti-Bruins sentiment, on the upswing? Be careful who you taunt in person – multiple chipped teeth is a horrific end to anyone’s day. From wicked local… The suspect said he defended…
Teele Hall →
A brief historical time-out →
With Randy, Vladlen & Alex. Buy Land Now! BTW, that Presentation School Foundation meeting is tonight, at 6:30pm.
Corporate tats? →
Rachel Baker get’s temp-tatted at Stingray. Bizarre. He and I spend an hour and a half in his medical-looking station strategizing, applying, and otherwise gabbing. I leave…
We’re not on the marquee! →
Chris Devers, on the architecture of our mercifully spared branch. Without quite realizing it or intending to, I apparently have taken a liking to the architects behind this & some…
Who do you have to piss off to have your head shop... →
Someone at the Wild Side did, where (shockingly!!1) drug paraphernalia was found. Police had a search warrant to search the business and seized 740 glass pipes, 123 vaporizers, 25 metal…
Prediction: we get thumped (a semi-mobile... →
Preface: I’ma testing something out here today. I don’t think this post is not going to work if you read this site through RSS, so check back around midnight for the final version. …
Medal for Heroism →
BU Today has a profile of Timothy McHugh who intervened in a late-night domestic violence situation in Allston last year, getting himself punched and earning an ROTC Medal for Heroism…
Spike’s, reconsidered →
By purposeful neglect I have never been to and never had any intention of going to Spike’s Junkyard Dogs. But this has got me re-thinking that decision. I’m not a vegetarian, but I…
Face stripes →
Dog was a-sleepin’ when I got home. I can’t bring myself to post her other waking up POTD.
Rock ‘N Roll →
It’s that time again, tomorrow’s yet another Rock ‘N Roll Social at the Model. Good times. Cheap beer. Bring music.
Happy Mother’s Day!! →
I’ve got a pretty good one. Sorry for the rest of ya’ll. Hondo explains it better, but a belated happy momma-day to her too. Also, since it’s Sunday, a brief Ragnar update. I’ve…
Momma, Poppa & Gosslings →
These guys were considerably less hostile towards me today, running without Maija. I had thought there were five babies on Friday, hopefully I just miscounted.
Replacing Rescue is Replay’d, some sort of electronics consignment idea that’s hopefully less pawn shoppy than it sounds.
Pinching the baby! →
Run to reservoir →
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