Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Amanda Kaufman Globe Correspondent April 14, 2019 A Vermont woman was escorted out of TD Garden on a stretcher after she allegedly kicked, bit, and spit on police officers as they tried to remove her from the Bruins’ second playoff game on Saturday night, officials said. Police and event staff attempted to remove Stephanie Lavoie, 32, of Waterbury, Vt., from the venue at about 8:50 p.m. when she began screaming at officers, got on the ground, and refused to leave, Boston police said in a statement. Lavoie then allegedly “became physically combative and kicked one of the officers,” the statement said. Advertisement She then rolled over on the floor, tucked her hands under her body, and refused to comply with the officers’ commands after police told her she would be arrested for assaulting the officer, the statement said. Get Metro … [Read more...] about Woman removed from Bruins game at TD Garden, allegedly assaults officers
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Jaclyn Reiss Globe Staff April 02, 2019 The Fleetwood Mac show that is scheduled to take place Tuesday night at Boston’s TD Garden has been canceled and will be rescheduled because of a band member’s illness, according to the venue. It was not immediately clear which band member was affected or what the illness was. The rescheduled date has not yet been announced. TD Garden said ticketholders can also get a refund if they cannot make the new date.Due to a band member illness, the Fleetwood Mac show scheduled for tonight, April 2nd, in Boston, Massachusetts will be rescheduled. Ticketholders should retain their ticket for the new date which will be announced shortly. Alternately, refunds are available at point of purchase.— TD Garden (@tdgarden) April 2, 2019 Related Sunday’s concert review: Fleetwood Mac seamlessly blends old and new at … [Read more...] about Fleetwood Mac show tonight at Boston’s TD Garden canceled
TD Bank is apologizing after the company was called out on social media for an advertisement inside a Boston branch that was viewed as racist for the way it referenced Dorchester. The company told Boston.com the advertisement, which read “When you’re Downtown, but your debit card’s somewhere in Dorchester,” was taken down Thursday and was the only such marketing poster. “We are sorry that an ad that appeared in one of our stores was insensitive to the Dorchester community,” TD Bank said in a statement. “The ad, which was removed today, does not reflect our core values around diversity and inclusion.” Reilly Hay shared a photo of the ad on Twitter Wednesday after he spotted it inside the bank’s Back Bay location. “If you know Boston stereotypes, you know that lost in Dorchester is code for stolen,” Hay wrote on Twitter. “Which sucks, because to get stolen from Dorchester you need to go through the concepts of … [Read more...] about TD Bank apologizes following criticism for ‘racist’ advertisement mentioning Dorchester
Fifteen-year-old Brynn Cartelli has always attended TD Garden as a fan. The thought of performing at Boston’s 19,600-seat arena on Friday night is blowing the Longmeadow teenager’s mind. “The last time I went to TD Garden was to see Sam Smith live,” said Cartelli, who was crowned the season 14 winner of NBC’s “The Voice” last May. “So it’s really crazy that now I get to go up on that stage. I never thought I was going to perform there, so I’m so excited that I get to.” Cartelli is currently on her first nationwide tour, opening for Grammy winner Kelly Clarkson, Cartelli’s coach on “The Voice,” along with country pop singer Kelsea Ballerini. Clarkson’s “Meaning of Life” tour kicked off on Jan. 24 in Oakland, Calif. and wraps up on March 30 in Greenville, S.C. The tour will make two New England stops: in Boston for Friday’s show, and at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. for … [Read more...] about Mass. native and ‘The Voice’ winner Brynn Cartelli, 15, is performing at TD Garden. Naturally, she’s freaking out.
By Aaron Wilson, Houston Chronicle Published 4:51 pm CST, Sunday, January 27, 2019 AFC quarterback Deshaun Watson (4), of the Houston Texans, scrambles against the NFC during the second half of the NFL Pro Bowl football game Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack) AFC quarterback Deshaun Watson (4), of the Houston Texans, scrambles against the NFC during the second half of the NFL Pro Bowl football game Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack) Photo: Phelan Ebenhack/Associated Press Photo: Phelan Ebenhack/Associated Press Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 AFC quarterback Deshaun Watson (4), of the Houston Texans, scrambles against the NFC during the second half of the NFL Pro Bowl football game Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, … [Read more...] about Pro Bowl: Texans QB Deshaun Watson throws TD to Jalen Ramsey