Ellen, welcome to Boston
We’re told talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres will be at Faneuil Hall Marketplace today shooting promos for her show on WCVB-TV. Ellen is expected to arrive on a duck boat and be greeted by Hizzoner Tom Menino on the steps of Quincy Market. . . . Alan Thicke had dinner at BOKX109 Monday night and checked out of Hotel Indigo yesterday.