Blue Hills

A Timber Rattlesnake (Photo credit Mass. Division of Fisheries and Wildlife)

5-Foot Rattlesnake Found Outside Office Building Near Blue Hills

Environmental police officers safely relocated the venomous endangered snake.


(Photo from Meredith Gangler via Friends of the Blue Hills/Facebook)

Dog Survives 7 Weeks Lost In Blue Hills Reservation

A dog that spent more than seven weeks lost in the Blue Hills Reservation is back home with its owners.


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Boston’s Best Scenic Drives Within 60 Miles Of The City

Boston boasts rich, cultural history, sparkling, rocky shorelines and just stunning scenic drives, no matter which way you head out of town. These are some of the best, the most beautiful and entertaining, Boston has to offer.


Mayor Menino hosts a celebratory luncheon to honor the Cathedral High School football team. Following the controversial penalty flag that cost Cathedral their title as 2011 Super Bowl champions, Mayor Menino pledged to take the team for lunch to congratulate them on an outstanding season. In this photo players Jermal Brevard Jackson, Yasser Aponte and Leshawn Wideman present the Mayor with an honorary football. December 21, 2011.

Football Team’s Consolation Prize – Lunch With The Mayor

The football team at Cathedral High School in Boston celebrated today, despite losing to Blue Hills in the Massachusetts Division 4A Super Bowl earlier this month.


Matthew Owens raises his arm as he heads for the end zone (Image courtesy: YouTube)

MIAA Rules Results Of Cathedral High’s Super Bowl Loss Are Final

Cathedral High School is going to have to live with Saturday’s heartbreaking Super Bowl loss.


Matthew Owens raises his arm as he heads for the end zone (Image courtesy: YouTube)

Menino Invites Cathedral High Football Team To Lunch After Controversial Loss

Mayor Menino met with the Cathedral HS football team Wednesday and offered a celebratory lunch after a controversial Super Bowl loss.


Matthew Owens raises his arm as he heads for the end zone (Image courtesy: YouTube)

Touchdown Celebration Costs High School Team A Super Bowl Title

A touchdown celebration cost a Boston high school team a championship over the weekend.


(Photo credit: Tom Hauck/ALLSPORT)

HS Football Playoff Scoreboard: Eastern Mass

It’s another night full of high school football in Massachusetts. 16 Semifinals and one Super Bowl are being played in Eastern Mass, with a trip to Gillette Stadium on Saturday on the line.


The BC High football team gets ready for their Thanksgiving Day meeting with Catholic Memorial.

High School Football Playoff Matchups

With Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day matchups in the books, the MIAA high school football playoff matchups are settled in Eastern Massachusetts.



Top 5 Hiking Spots Around Boston

One marvelous thing about Boston is that it’s remarkably easy to get to green space — woods even — quickly.

CBS Boston–07/02/2011