Connelly Construction is proposing a 20-unit apartment building at1857-1859 Dorchester Ave. that would replace a parking lot and a building that houses its own headquarters, three blocks north of the Ashmont T station. Read more.
UPDATE: Boston Police identify the victim as Brianna Hardy, 22, of Jamaica Plain.
Two people were shot around 5:45 p.m. at 24 Juliette St. in Dorchester. One victim, a woman in her 20s, was shot in the head and died at a local hospital, Boston Police report.
Around the same time, shots were fired on Stoughton Street near Columbia Road, but nobody was hit.
The victim is Boston's fourth murder victim this year and the third in Dorchester.
Around 12:15 a.m. on Rosedale Street, near Whitfield.
Boston firefighters responded to 77 Topliff St. around 9:35 p.m. for a third-floor fire that they knocked down in less than ten minutes. The Red Cross was requested to help six residents find a place to stay.
Around 9:10 p.m., a man got out of a car on Brookview Street, shot at a car parked at Brookview and Harvard Street, then got back in his car and drove off. Nobody hit.
Around 11:55 p.m. on Saturday on Elmhurst Street, off Norfolk. No people hit.
At least nine shots fired, around 11:55 p.m., in the area of 50 Ames St. No victims reported.
Jovani Devon Jeudy, shot to death on Nightingale Street in Dorchester on Saturday, leaves his parents, two brothers and a sister.
Visitation will be on Feb. 3 at George Lopes Funeral Home in Mattapan, followed by a funeral Mass on Feb. 4 at St. Angela Parish in Mattapan.
No arrest has yet been made in connection with his death.
The Zoning Board of Appeals this morning approved a developer's plans to replace a single-family home on Fuller Street near Dorchester Avenue with a three-story building with six apartments.
In its 6-2 vote, the board did set two provisos for 20 Fuller St: Read more.
Just in time for the evening rush hour, the T reports "moderate" delays towards Alewife on the Braintree side due to some sort of track problem at JFK/UMass.
Boston Police report a man was fatally shot around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday at 56 Nightingale St.
The man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene. He is Boston's second homicide victim this year.
A gun police say they found in a man's car on a Dorchester street can be used as evidence against him in an upcoming trial, the Supreme Judicial Court ruled today. Read more.
The East Boston Savings Bank branch at 305 Talbot Ave. was held up around 2:15 p.m. by 20-year old Hispanic man, 5'6" to 5'8" and wearing a gray hoodie under a North Face jacket, with black pants and sneakers.
Greg Cook chronicled the Mass Action Against Police Brutality’s MLK Day March for Justice, which had a stop on the steps of the Dorchester courthouse this afternoon.
The state Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission ruled last month that the Boston Licensing Board erred in requiring the new owners of a Washington Street liquor store to stop selling nips. Read more.