By - 2/23/13 - 2:44 pm

Get rid of this space saver

Compare this note left on a space saver, captured by Stephanie-Marie in Roslindale today, with this note, left on somebody's car whose driver dared to move a space saver in South Boston yesterday.... Read more

By - 2/23/13 - 2:29 pm

Geek love

And somebody's got it bad on Beech Street in Roslindale.

By - 2/22/13 - 12:29 pm

The Boston Fire Department reports one of its fire-box workers received electrical shocks around 11:20 a.m. near where Canterbury Street crosses the Northeast Corridor when the non-powered wires he and a partner were working on came in contact with a 25,000-volt Amtrak wire.

Bot Fire Alarm Construction workers were taken to Brigham and Women's hospital to be checked out but have been released, the... Read more

By - 2/19/13 - 7:47 pm

Wicked Local Roslindale reports the third victim of whatever it was that happened last week at the Roslyn Apartments on Cliffmont Street died yesterday. Officials have released few details about what claimed the lives of two men last week and the woman this week.

By - 2/14/13 - 11:24 pm

Around 11:20 p.m. at Albano Street. The suspect is described as a black male, about 5'10" with really bad breath.

By - 2/14/13 - 1:36 pm

Boston Police report they are investigating two deaths and a near-death, all several hours apart, at a Roslindale senior-citizen's housing complext.

Police say officers found a man in his 60s dead around 11 a.m. yesterday, with no visible injuries at the Roslyn Apartments, 1 Cliffmont St., off Canterbury.

Today, around 5:40 a.m., police found another dead man, also in his 60s, in a... Read more

By - 2/10/13 - 5:04 pm

Bateman Street, RoslindaleSee it larger

While Bateman Street in Roslindale (above) was down to bare pavement this afternoon, Belmont Street in Charlestown looked like it had been transported to Hoth:

Belmont Street in Charlestown... Read more

By - 2/8/13 - 8:40 pm

Cooking in Roslindale.

Jason Laramie of Roslindale wasn't about to let a few flakes - or his wife - keep him from grilling up some burgers and brats tonight.... Read more

By - 2/1/13 - 8:30 pm

Carly Jones. SourceSourceBoston Police today identified the woman shot to death on Tuesday at 28 Fawndale Rd. as Carly Jones, 32.

She was Boston's third murder victim of the year.

Police say they are continuing to investigate her murder.

Anybody with information... Read more

By - 2/1/13 - 7:57 am

Possible new housing on Washington Street.Between the substation and the office building where the gas station used to be.

Roslindale Village Main Street and Historic Boston showed off their latest plans for the old trolley substation the other night. More than 300 people attended and... Read more

By - 1/31/13 - 2:03 pm

Police are looking for a light-skinned Hispanic man in his 40s for a holdup at the Bank of America branch, 29 Corinth St., around 1:45 p.m. The man was about 6' and wore what appeared to be prescription glasses and a gray sweatshirt. He fled on foot.

By - 1/29/13 - 8:14 pm

Victim identified: Carly Jones.

Boston Police report a 34-year-old woman was found shot to death around 7 p.m. at 28 Fawndale Rd.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police say. She is Boston's third murder victim this month.

The triple decker is a couple blocks from the Archdale project, where a man was shot to death on Christmas.... Read more

By - 1/26/13 - 10:41 am

MIT's Center for Civic Media has started analyzing Globe datelines and presents some preliminary results.

H/t Bostonography.

By - 1/14/13 - 11:42 pm

Boston Police report Officer Henderson Parker was arrested late Sunday night after a woman told police he'd raped her at a Roslindale residence.

Parker, 45, has been suspended with pay and had his service firearm confiscated pending the outcome of the case against him.

Parker has been an officer for 18 years. The Globe reports Parker was suspended for 30 days in 2002... Read more

By - 1/9/13 - 7:31 am

Roslindale Patch reports men from Waltham and Needham were arrested on Jan. 4 at Washington and Rosecliff streets on heroin-distribution charges. They were caught by officers from the E-5 drug-control unit, who have apparently had their eye on the intersection for awhile.... Read more

By - 1/9/13 - 7:23 am

Delicias Dominicanas is moving kitty-corner across Hyde Park Avenue and Canterbury Street into the former Maggie Mae's bar. Its old space is being taken over by a Haitian restaurant, Le Lambi.

By - 1/8/13 - 9:05 am

A big sign in the window at the late Cafe Rialto on Washington Street now advertises the impending arrival of an outpost of Dorchester's Shanti.

By - 1/4/13 - 8:16 am

Boston Police report three residential break-ins Wednesday and Thursday along the Mattapan/Hyde Park line and in Roslindale:

Around 1:40 p.m., Wednesday, police responded to a burglar alarm at 16 Radcliffe Rd. in Mattapan and found a rear door that appeared to have been pushed or kicked in. The alarm may have scared the burglar off - the homeowner found nothing missing.

About 40... Read more

By - 12/30/12 - 5:25 pm

MBTA and Boston police are investigating whether a woman struck by some sort of pellet around 1:45 p.m. today on Washington Street near Arboretum Road was shot by the same people who shot at an inbound 35 bus in the same area last night.

MBTA Transit Police report the driver of the bus last night "observed two individuals standing in a driveway who... Read more

By - 12/29/12 - 9:47 pm

MBTA and Boston police are investigating an incident around 9:40 p.m. on Washington Street near Arboretum Road, in which two windows on a bus suffered damage from pellets.... Read more