By - 11/23/06 - 9:20 am

State troopers hear gunfire at Whitfield and Norfolk Streets around 10:30 last night. They chase the suspects:

On Withington Street the suspects fled and entered a black S.U.V. while firing multiple rounds at the Troopers in the area of Torrey and Withington Streets. These bullets hit no police officers or civilians.

By - 11/22/06 - 10:40 pm

State troopers responding to a report of gunfire chase two men who jump into an SUV and shoot multiple rounds at them. Nobody injured.

Withington and Torrey streets

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By - 11/18/06 - 5:12 am

Taken to local hospital; expected to live.

59 Edson St.

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By - 11/16/06 - 8:41 pm

Victim taken to Boston Medical Center in critical condition.

Enoc Phillips, 47, arrested. He was taken to Carney Hospital for treatment of an injury not expected to be fatal.

14 Wales St.

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By - 11/12/06 - 12:35 am

Victims say they were sitting on steps when unknown person opened fire on them, fled.

21 Leyland St.

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By - 11/11/06 - 6:41 pm

Tina Feagin, 38, of Dorchester, Roneisha Feigan, 18, of Dorchester, Tanika Barton, 28, of Dorchester and Kasha Cooper, 19, of Dorchester were all arrested and charged with two counts of Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon (a bat and knife) and one count of Assault and Battery.

46 Washington St.

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By - 11/10/06 - 11:52 am

Woman, 19, says she was attacked. Treated at the scene.

Kentavia Merrit, 21, of Dorchester to face charges.

Washington and Vassar streets

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By - 11/9/06 - 6:15 pm

Two hold-up men on the loose.

Centre and Melbourne streets

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By - 11/8/06 - 7:00 pm

Woman promises guy at gas station a good time at her place; he follows, gets beaten up and robbed by her accomplices. Four quickly arrested.

824 Blue Hill Ave.

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By - 11/7/06 - 9:04 pm

One pronounced dead at the scene; the other taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

11 Hamlet St.

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By - 11/4/06 - 12:36 am

Victim pronounced dead at the scene of a gunshot wound.

Arrest made.

36 Georgia St.

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By - 11/2/06 - 9:00 am

Niles J. Reavis, 41, of Dorchester, to be charged with the murder of Sandra Reavis, 39, of Dorchester.

75 Armandine St.

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By - 11/1/06 - 10:22 pm

Charles Swift reports that Dorchester was the first town to use renewable energy, when a local merchant installed a water-powered mill in the Neponset River in 1633. The Dorchester Historical Society holds a conference on tidal mills past, present and future on Saturday, Nov. 4, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. To attend, contact society President Earl Taylor at (800) 663-6063.

By - 10/31/06 - 3:57 pm

Taken to Boston Medical Center; expected to live.

7 Speedwell St.

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By - 10/29/06 - 2:46 pm

The girls, 11 and 7, treated and released at Boston Medical Center.

81 Mountain Ave.

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By - 10/29/06 - 1:01 am

Responding to a fight report at Ups and Downs, police found victim who'd been sliced in the arms while dancing. Taken to Carney Hospital for treatment.

469 Neponset Ave.

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By - 10/28/06 - 3:53 pm

John Daley recommends the Actors' Shakespeare Project's performance of "Hamlet" at the Strand Theater:

... This production was true to the play but also not stodgy. Great acting, great theater, great production. What more could you want? How about a parking spot right across the street? You won't find that on Brattle Street on a Friday night.

Through Nov. 12.

By - 10/27/06 - 8:31 am

Suspect showed gun, pushed victim aside, jumped into his running car and picked up two other suspects. Car later recovered; suspects were not found.

83 Norwell St.

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By - 10/19/06 - 8:51 pm

Man pulls gun, demands money, gets cash, flees.

761 Adams St.

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By - 10/18/06 - 5:51 pm

Mike Mennonno notes that that alleged New Hampshire cop killer is originally from Dorchester: