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By adamg - 9/6/19 - 9:55 am

Emerson Today recounts the history of the landmark building at Boylston and Tremont streets - and tells us who Little was.

Historian Walter Muir Whitehill said the Little Building was “the most glamorous office building of the era of World War I.” It was later dubbed the “The City Under One Roof,” as it housed 600 offices, 37 stores, a post office, a restaurant, and underground passageways connecting to the Boylston Street T station and the neighboring Majestic and Plymouth theaters.

By adamg - 8/31/19 - 6:53 pm
Not a dick

He only looks like a spotted dick from behind; he's really a Trump dinosaur. Photo by Kris Haight.

A couple of hundred Trump-supporting racists and bigots marched down Boylston and Tremont streets today, vastly outnumbered by both police and by protesters. Read more.

By adamg - 8/30/19 - 1:29 pm

Boston Police announce tight security measures to ensure none of the white supremacists seeking publicity by marching through Boston tomorrow get to act like armed toddlers. Read more.

By adamg - 8/7/19 - 9:05 am

Boston Police report officers this morning recovered a car that had been carjacked at gunpoint the night before at Appleton and Tremont streets - and arrested the two people who were driving it around Uphams Corner. Read more.

By adamg - 8/6/19 - 5:09 pm

Around 4:50 p.m. on Tremont Street at Hammond Street. Injuries not considered life threatening.

By adamg - 7/16/19 - 1:19 pm

A consortium of two non-profit groups and two developers today filed a formal notification that they will soon file detailed plans to replace the parking lot next to the Tufts garage on Tremont Street with new affordable housing units, hotel space, an extension of the parking garage and space that could become the permanent home of a Chinatown branch of the Boston Public Library. Read more.

By adamg - 6/4/19 - 10:53 pm
Building highlighted in the setting sun on Tremont Street in the South End

Matthew Ireland watched the sun go down this evening from Tremont Street in the South End.

By adamg - 5/31/19 - 11:09 am
By adamg - 5/30/19 - 8:58 am

Boston Police report arresting Eugene Parrish, 22, on charges he shot at somebody outside the Roxbury Crossing Orange Line station around 1:45 p.m. on April 12. Read more.

By adamg - 5/23/19 - 4:34 pm
Duckling being scooped out of storm drain and the rest of her family

Duckling coming up; officers Dany Matos and Isaac Jackson rounding up Mrs. Mallard and her babies.

Two Officer Mikes who helped bystanders stop traffic on Tremont Street near BPD headquarters so that Mrs. Mallard and her brood of 11 could safely cross the busy street at lunchtime today suddenly found themselves with a major problem: One of the ducklings they were making way for fell into a storm drain. Police report what happened next: Read more.

By adamg - 5/10/19 - 6:07 pm

Transit Police report arresting a man they say started an argument with some people outside the Park Street T stop early this morning, slammed one to the ground, then began chasing others until he ran into a police officer who was able to apply his training and handcuffs to the situation.

Read more.

By adamg - 4/4/19 - 5:31 pm
Fire at Tremont Street and Stuart Street

Boston firefighters responded around 5:15 p.m. to Tremont and Stuart streets, where a fire broke out on the first and second floors of a 24-story hotel under construction, next to the Wilbur Theater. Read more.

By adamg - 3/5/19 - 9:35 pm

The Tremont Market on Tremont Street at Worcester Street was robbed around 9:20 p.m. The suspect is described as a black man, dressed in a black zip-up coat and a gray scarf covering the lower half of his face.

By adamg - 2/8/19 - 1:23 pm

Boston Police report arresting Adelson Lovensky, 21, on charges he stabbed a man on Tremont Street near Park Street around 10:45 p.m. on Jan. 24. Read more.

By adamg - 2/5/19 - 12:45 pm
Construction workers watch Patriots go by

Construction workers took a break from rehabbing Emerson College's Little Building to watch the Patriots make the turn from Boylston Street onto Tremont Street.

Michael Ratty captured Gronk being Gronk: Read more.

By adamg - 2/1/19 - 10:26 am
Rendering of Tremont Crossing mall

Architect's rendering of the mall part of the development.

The developers who own the rights to several acres of what have become urban wilds on Tremont Street across from the Boston Police headquarters say they're so close to closing the financing they need for a $473-million multi-use complex that they've scheduled groundbreaking for April. Read more.

By adamg - 1/20/19 - 2:36 pm

Best to put that stuff in neighborhoods better suited for it, like places where traffic and parking aren't issues, outraged South Enders, including one woman whose last name you'd think would indicate more sympathy for the idea, tell Compassionate Organics, the Boston Sun reports (yes, it's the company that won city approval for a medical dispensary on Newbury Street).

By adamg - 12/29/18 - 1:57 pm
Graffiti on a utility box in downtown Boston

A concerned citizen filed a 311 complaint about an overactive writer on a utility box at West and Tremont streets downtown.

By adamg - 11/20/18 - 11:25 am

Boston Police report officers chased a gun-packing man through the streets of Downtown Crossing Monday morning before nabbing him in the men's room at the Corner Mall. Read more.

By adamg - 10/14/18 - 6:37 pm
Banner on church says: Pray for the Sox

Craig Caplan spotted the banner on the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on Tremont Street this afternoon.

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