Poorer Square

Work began this week on improvements to street-level elements of the Porter Square T stop, the beginning of not-dramatic-enough changes to the square itself. Typical of Porter (which […]

Tabula errata

It is sad to see the death of Porter Square’s famed Long Funeral Service. It never failed to raise a smile, funeral home though it was, and for […]

Seasonal affective disorder

With Christmas in full swing — if you can say that of a time when almost everything shuts down — it is obvious there has been a shift […]

Porter Square

Reading Dawn Powell’s “The Locusts Have No King,” specifically the section in which she describes Rubberleg Square, provoked jealousy. So lively. Such a personality this square has, such […]

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