The Boston Transportation Department today identified five neighborhoods that, over the next year, will get city-funded street changes in an attempt to make side streets safer by making motorists slow down: Read more.
The Dorchester Reporter reports on warnings being sent to operators of unlicensed stations in Dorchester and Mattapan.
The Dorchester Reporter reports a man was shot around 11:35 a.m. at Adams Street and Neponset Avenue.
Boston Police report charging Keith Cousins, 30, and Shaquille Brown, 22, with fatally shooting Christopher Austin, 20, in the face at 96 Ashmont St. around 10 a.m. on June 28. Read more.
Ndorb reports that in addition to the shrink wrapping and partial tree, this car parked outside the Old Navy at the South Bay Mall had also been egged.
In the stomach on Baird Street, around 10:25 p.m.
"Minor" delays on that branch of the Red Line, the MBTA reports.
Around noon on Millett Street, between Wheatland Avenue and Park Street.
Around 7:30 p.m. on Evans Street, near Hopkins Street.
WBZ report on the 2 a.m. incident on Magnolia Street.
A deceased train at Ashmont means "moderate" delays on the Red Line, the MBTA advises.
Around 11 a.m. at Columbia Road and Bird Street.
UPDATE: Victim identified as Nathaniel Dix.
Stephen White, 61, is scheduled for arraignment in Dorchester Municipal Court today on charges he fatally stabbed an acquaintance in the area of Columbia Road and Intervale Street, the Suffolk County Districct Attorney's office reports.
The Massachusetts Appeals Court ruled today that officers pursuing a man they found in a car full of apparent marijuana smoke were wrong to follow him into his own house, where they frisked him and found a gun in his pocket, because he displayed no signs before he fled that would lead them to think he had a gun or of being an immediate threat to anybody inside his home. Read more.