The Tranquil Charles

The Tranquil Charles

I arrived at the Frances Appleton Bridge yesterday overlooking the Charles River in the late afternoon.  It was very sunny, and there were dozens of sailboats. In just about an hour the clouds had moved in, the boats were gone, and the temperature seemed much colder....
Longfellow Bridge

Longfellow Bridge

The Longfellow Bridge rehabilitation project has been going on for about 5 years now, at a cost of more than a quarter-billion dollars. The bridge, formally dedicated in 1907 carries close to 30,000 cars a day. It’s fantastic to finally see the completed facade and...