Downtown Crossing's Cinderella run was stopped decisively by Southie, and the Seaport District dispatched reigning champ the South End. Yup, it was a busy, brassy Elite Eight in the second annual Curbed Boston Cup, leaving us with a Final Four that you, the voters, will whittle down through the end of the year. Only one gets the fake cup as the Hub's No. 1 neighborhood of 2012!
· Our Curbed Cup 2012 archive [Curbed Boston]