From the blog of Russ Hedge, the CEO of HI-USA:
The New Boston Hostel LIVES
Apparently their old Boston hostel is closing down:
A young traveler from Israel, Lior, was the first to check in... And then, a bus load more arrived from the old hostel, which will now be closed down. The stream of backpacks surprised pedestrians who were peering inquisitively through the large front windows.