Apr 16, 2024 - News

🧐 Where's Townie? The Old John Hancock building

A file photo from 2007, when the Boston Red Sox's American League Championship banner waved from the flagpole for the first time on top of the Berkeley Building, also known as the old John Hancock Tower.

The tower of the Berkeley Building after the Sox won the ALC in 2007. Photo: David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Yesterday we asked where our mascot Townie had flapped off to.

  • She was, of course, atop the Berkeley Building – aka the Old John Hancock building – in the Back Bay.
  • Reader Harry P. was the first to answer correctly. Congrats, Harry!
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