By - 11/22/15 - 12:53 pm

WalkUp Roslindale, a group that wants to make the neighborhood even more walkable, will hold a walk around Roslindale Square next week to tabulate all the problems with local sidewalks, traffic signals and intersections to present to the city departments that can fix them.

Starts at 9 a.m. on Dec. 5 inside the old Select Cafe space on Belgrade Avenue.

By - 11/21/15 - 10:21 pm

Around 10:15 p.m. in Oak Lawn Cemetery off Cummins Highway. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

By - 11/20/15 - 9:32 am

Ryan McDonough is trying to crowdsource a short film called Last Night in Rozzie.

McDonough, long over his days as the alcohol-infused Cuervo Man, describes the film: Read more.

By - 11/19/15 - 10:38 am

Boston Police report officers investigating gun sales arrested five people in the parking lot of the American Legion McDonald's last night after arranging to buy a high-powered weapon from one of them. Read more.

By - 11/17/15 - 11:24 am

A federal judge last week sentenced Iskender Kapllani, owner of the defunct Arbri Cafe on Belgrade Avenue, to 15 1/2 years in federal prison following his conviction for running a cocaine ring that distributed the drugs out of the restaurant. Read more.

By - 11/16/15 - 12:30 pm

Javier Soto, a stabbing suspect who eluded police who thought they had him surrounded at Roslindale's Archdale project, turned himself in last week to face a variety of charges, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 11/15/15 - 8:31 pm

State Police report they are investigating why a 44-year-old Roslindale resident was walking in a travel lane on Rte. 128 south near Exit 15B (Rte. 1) around 5 p.m.

The collision killed Marjeta Ziu and sent the driver to a local hospital with minor injuries, State Police say.

By - 11/14/15 - 12:38 am

Around 12:15 a.m., on Beram Avenue just off Beech Street. Several shell casings recovered.

By - 11/12/15 - 11:49 am

US Rep. Stephen Lynch says he's holding a forum in Milton next month on complaints about flight paths south of Logan Airport and the growing number of complaints by residents from the South End to Milton. Read more.

By - 11/12/15 - 11:19 am

Seven Star Street Bistro on Belgrade Avenue is urging fans to hold tight as it gears up for a re-opening with an actual dining room. Read more.

By - 11/10/15 - 4:31 pm

Wicked Local Roslindale reports the stabbing suspect police thought they had cornered in an Archdale apartment yesterday shimmied down a garden hose.

By - 11/10/15 - 7:54 am

UPDATE: Police say he shimmied down a garden hose, rather than jumped.

A man wanted for a stabbing on Friday who was holed up with his family in a third-floor apartment in Roslindale's Archdale escaped police by jumping out his third-floor window last night, WCVB reports.

By - 11/8/15 - 2:25 pm
Dog as Pilgrim and turkey

There's this house on Robert Street in Roslindale that has a concrete dog statue outside (to go with their concrete lion statues, of course). She's raring to go for the upcoming holiday.

By - 11/6/15 - 5:18 pm

The BRA board of directors meets Tuesday to decide, among other things, whether to allow construction of a 16-unit condo building at what is now the decaying Weld-American gas station at Weld and Centre streets. Read more.

By - 11/5/15 - 3:27 pm

State officials come to Roslindale next week to discuss the intersection of Walter Street with Centre Street between the Arboretum and Hebrew SeniorLife. Read more.

By - 10/31/15 - 3:21 pm

If you live in the path of Logan Airport departures there's no doubt you were unable to sleep the morning of Saturday, October 31, 2015. He's a chart of the flights from about 5:30 A.M. to about 9:00.
The same data is presented here as a gif.

By - 10/30/15 - 8:17 am

A sleepless citizen files a complaint from Cornell and Kittredge streets in Roslindale:

Awful piercing loud beeping noise outside every 10-15 seconds near intersection of Cornell and kittredge, for two days now, round the clock- what is it and who can shut it off?? Its maddening.

Ed. question: Could it be a smoke detector going off at the house that caught fire at Kittredge and Glendower a couple nights ago?

By - 10/30/15 - 8:06 am

Studio Luz Architects of South Boston, co-founded by Hansy Better Barraza of Roslindale, has won a 2015 American Architecture Award from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies for an unusual house on Meyer Street on the Roslindale/JP line: Read more.

By - 10/28/15 - 7:12 pm
FIrefighters working to put out fire on Kittredge Street in Roslindale

Firefighters attack fire from above and below.

A fire did extensive damage to the third floor and roof of 314 Kittredge St. in Roslindale this evening.

Boston firefighters responded around 6:15 p.m. to the three-story house for a fire that quickly went to two alarms. Read more.

By - 10/21/15 - 9:44 pm
Architect of proposed Roslindale Square condos points out buildings

Architect Dartagnan Brown points out one of the proposed buildings.

Immediate neighbors of a 19-unit, two-building condo proposal for land behind the Roslindale Square municipal parking lot raised issues of setback, privacy and loss of sun at a BRA meeting at the Roslindale Community Center tonight. Once the developer and his architect agreed to work on those, the talk turned, as it usually does, to parking - and the issue of increasing the housing stock in a neighborhood that has been largely been unaffected by the building boom hitting other parts of the city. Read more.