"Joe's" bike waits outside a convenience store for him to resume his commute in Peabody. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

Determined Cyclist Braves Even The Most Miserable Winter Commute

Ice, snow and slush could not deter one man from making his morning commute by bicycle.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/14/2014

Bradley Jay

Bradley Jay: ‘Pay Attention To The Little Things.’

How about you? What is the spice in your life that makes getting up in the morning worth the trouble for you?
Click play to visit Boston’s North End in a snowstorm to find out what some thoughtful folks say makes their life rich.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/17/2013


Frigid Air & Snow Ahead. Sound Familiar?

Find Eric Fisher on Twitter and Facebook Programming note – If you’re a weather geek, check out ‘WeatherBrains’ tonight at 930pm ET. I’ll be making an appearance and chatting with host James Spann, a renowned […]


A crowd of people came onto the Davis platform and pulled her out. (Image courtesy: MBTA)

Daily Talker: How Would You React If You Saw Someone Plunge Off A “T” Platform?

For the third time in less than a month, someone has fallen off the platform at an MBTA station. The T says it does not encourage people jumping on the tracks to make rescues. How would you react if you saw someone plunge off a T platform?



Snow, Freezing Rain Coming For PM Commute

Bursts of light snow will head into the region anytime after 2 p.m. and will continue as light snow. It will mix in with sleet and freezing rain later this evening into the early overnight.


(File photo courtesy: Adam E. Moreira/Wikimedia Commons)

All Things Travel: MassDOT Announces Mode Shift Goal

Massachusetts is getting serious about getting people out of their cars and into biking, walking and more use of public and private transit.


(credit: AP/San Francisco Chronicle, Paul Chinn)

Massachusetts Commute One Of The Worst In The Country

A new study ranks Massachusetts as the fifth worse commute in the country.



Snow Likely For Some Thursday Morning

Right now, it appears that a light-to-moderate snow accumulation is likely in all of the higher elevations in western Massachusetts, southern Vermont, southwest New Hampshire and northern Worcester County.


A crumbling, vacant, 4-story building in East Boston collapsed late Friday night.

Building Collapse Will Impact Monday Morning Commute

Chelsea Street in East Boston is closed to traffic until further notice due to the ongoing work at the site of a building collapse this weekend.


(credit: AP/San Francisco Chronicle, Paul Chinn)

Keller @ Large: We Need Our Cars

While Car-Free week is a well-meaning stunt it’s no substitute for a serious, long-term commitment to ditching the car.




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