Somebody was flying the
Stars and Bars Confederate flag today on Washington Street in Dedham, just north of the turn for the Dedham Mall.
Somebody was flying the
Breadfruit! We were so taken by their mere presence in the Dedham Stop & Shop yesterday, we quickly procured one. And never mind we had no idea whatsoever what to do with it. After all, isn't that what the Internet's for?
First, of course, is the obvious: It has nothing to do with bread. And truth be told, it's not much of a fruit, even... Read more
Two former employees of Papa Gino's allege the local chain avoided paying them overtime for work weeks that sometimes spanned 70 hours by classifying them as "managers" even though they weren't managers.
Jean Max Similien of Stoughton and Jay Jenks of Dedham filed what they hope will become a class-action suit last week in US District Court in Boston.
Similien said he worked for the... Read more
No, no, no, Staples, just knock it off and get rid of that back-to-school stuff.
Jef Taylor takes us on a walk through Wilson Mountain, a reservation in Dedham.
It doesn't work, at least not at the Dedham Sears. Two would-be yeggs hid out in the store when it closed on Jan. 5 and then tried to steal some stuff - only to discover that even Sears now has motion detectors, which brought the Dedham PD tout suite:
Suspects fled upon seeing police inside the store.
Also, they were captured by surveillance videos,... Read more
As in: Flames and smoke and stuff, not because they were offering the maxx for the minimum. A couple of Boston firetrucks even made an appearance to help out. Stanley Foreman reports the fire was in a rooftop heating unit above the Dedham Mall store.
UPDATE: Alex Jones photographed State Police entering a house on South Street in Roslindale to arrest two men inside.
The shooting happened around 4:45 p.m. on the VFW Parkway southbound, just past the Boston line in the jughandle area near where the McDonald's used to be.
Cambridge Police are looking for an older white guy who held up the East Boston Savings Bank branch at 2172 Mass. Ave. this morning. He showed a small gun.
Dedham Police, meanwhile, report they are looking for an older white guy who held up an Eastern Bank branch on Providence Highway around 12:20 p.m. yesterday. He passed a note that said he had... Read more
At the Dedham Stop & Shop last night.
The Supreme Judicial Court today slapped a Dedham company that fired a worker because it didn't want to bear the insurance costs of his wife's brain-tumor treatment.
Marc Flagg sued AliMed under the state's anti-discrimination law, arguing that firing him for taking care of his wife and their daughter amounted to workplace discrimination. A lower-court judge dismissed his claim, but the court's ruling today reinstates... Read more
Join Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders at our annual Summer Party held outside in the heart of Provincetown, MA on Saturday, July 27 from 4:00-7:00PM. Enjoy the view of the harbor, mingle with other GLAD supporters and learn more about our ground-breaking cases.
Tickets are $75 online | $85 on site | $30 student
Purchase at www.glad.org/events.
Don't miss our amazing auction... Read more
At the Dedham Stop & Shop, Passover faces off against Valentine's Day.
This guy was first in line at the Walmart. He reports he got there at 2 a.m. to make sure he got an Xbox and some games. Also some oranges and grapes, he joked. Bathroom breaks? Around the corner, at least until the line extended back... Read more
Jef Taylor reported around 6:20 p.m.:
Big flying ant emergence happening in Dedham now. These at definitely ant alates, big females with distended abdomens and tiny darker males.
Colleen Dillon checked in not long after from Quincy:
BIG swarm In West Quincy!