Downtown Crossing

Charlie the MBTA mascot near Fenway Park.

MBTA Charlie Card Mascot Visits Boston Landmarks

Charlie, the MBTA’s new life-size mascot, hit the streets of Boston on Wednesday.


Stolen merchandise

Police Arrest Framingham Man Suspected Of 200 Break-Ins

Investigators believe Craig Cromartie is responsible for over 200 thefts which netted over a million dollars in stolen merchandise.


Artist rendering of Millennium Tower in Downtown Crossing.

Developer Plans Tower At Former Filene’s Basement Site

Millennium Partners wants to build a 600 foot tower, filled with apartments and condominiums, while revitalizing the Burnham Building that once held Filene’s.


Faneuil Hall

Boston’s Best Shopping Malls

When it comes to shopping, Boston has something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for high-end luxury goods or something more local, the city has you covered. Which is the best spot for you?


Commuters had to use shuttle buses between the JFK-UMass and Harvard Square stops on the Red Line Wednesday morning. (Photo Credit: Jack Burke)

Red Line Service Partially Shut Down Due To Tunnel Fire

Crews put out a fire in the Red Line tunnel between Park Street and Downtown Crossing on Wednesday.


A Walgreens super store location in New York City. (Photo Credit: Walgreens)

New Walgreens In Downtown Crossing May Feature Sushi Bar, Mini Spa

Would you want to get sushi from a pharmacy? Boston shoppers may be able to do just that pretty soon.


The site of the former Filene's in Downtown Crossing (file image)

Bradley Jay: ‘Pray That The The New Downtown Crossing Hi-Rise Really Happens.’

It appears that within the year construction may start on a massive new hi-rise in Boston’s downtown. I’s about time.


Developers are planning a 500 foot tower for the site where Filene's Basement once sat.

Developer Plans 500-Foot Tower For Old Filene’s Site In Downtown Crossing

A multi-million dollar project is in the works for the gaping hole in Downtown Crossing that used to house Filene’s.


The site of the former Filene's in Downtown Crossing (file image)

Business Headlines: New Developer For Filene’s Site; Negative Super Bowl Impact

It could be the end for Boston’s most famous eyesore.


File photo

Phantom Gourmet: The Marliave In Downtown Crossing

The Phantom Gourmet recently visited a Boston dining institution.